Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Event: Chasing Your Creative Dreams with fantasy/sci-fi artist Matt Gaser

Date(s) - 03/03/2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Mrs. Dalloway's Bookstore
2904 College Ave - Berkeley, CA 94705

Matt Gaser, award-winning illustrator and visual development artist, has worked at Klasky Csupo as a Background/Prop Designer for the animated series Rugrats, and for Lucasfilm on the CG animated TV series Star Wars: The Clone Wars. More recently, he’s been a concept designer on The Angry Birds Movie and is currently in development on the animated feature CUPID with Justin Bieber.  Matt also is working on a fantasy children’s book series which will be published by Chronicle Books as a two book deal.






During the presentation, Matt will cover some of the highlights of his career creating imagery for television and film, and talk about creative dreams, setting goals, and how to build momentum with your personal projects. The talk will conclude with a few of Matt’s fantasy stories told through visuals, and Q & A.


It is the policy of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators to maintain an environment that is safe for all persons.  To achieve this objective, it is the SCBWI’s policy to maintain a firearms and weapons free environment at all of our events and prohibit the possession of firearms and weapons regardless of any license or permit that an individual may have which would otherwise authorize the individual to carry firearms or weapons. Weapons are defined as anything that is intended to cause harm to another person.
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Meeting fees are nonrefundable.