Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Sat Jan 14 – Comic Book Workshop with Oliver Chin

Date(s) - 01/14/2023
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

SCBWI Sonoma Presents



Comic Book Workshop


with Oliver Chin







Saturday, January 14, 2023

5:00-6:30 pm.

Learn to write & draw your own Comics/Manga




Oliver Chin: Author, Publisher, Instructor

San Francisco-based, Harvard graduate Oliver Chin has written twenty books, including the picture books: twelve Tales from the Chinese Zodiac, two Julie Black Belt books, The Asian Hall of Fame (Discovery of Anime & Manga), and recent YA graphic novel Awesome Asian Americans: 20 Stars Who Made America Amazing. Oliver’s latest book is the sequel More Awesome Asian Americans.

Called “an expert in Pacific Rim pop culture” by the San Jose Mercury News, Chin teaches kids, teens, and adults how to make comics, and shares publishing/mass media experiences with vocational/career advice.

Chin co-founded Immedium, a San Francisco publisher of children’s books and contemporary art and culture. Their titles focus on Asian American and multicultural themes.They’ve published 50+ titles including The Octonauts (which inspired the hit animated TV series on Netflix), official adaptations of TV animation Justin Time, storybooks by Disney animator David Derrick, and more. Visit them at



Workshop will include 1 hour of instruction &
a half hour of Q&A with Oliver

Suitable for writers & illustrators

$15 SCBWI members
$20 Non-members

Registration ends 1/11/23

A Zoom link will be emailed to registered participants a few days before.
This event will be recorded.
Registered participants will have access to the recording for three weeks.