Continuing Education

Children's Book Illustration

Visual Arts

Immerse yourself in the world of children's book illustrations. Using a variety of media, you will practice basic techniques and complete illustration for young readers. Explore character development and consistency, portfolios, contracts, and other topics. You will also learn the business side of children's book art. Craig is an award-winning illustrator of over 18 books. Basic drawing skills and out-of-class drawing assignments required. See Textbooks and Supplies for supply list.

Students who take this class are invited to participate in our Summer CE Student Art Show. Learn more here.

Want to write the story to go with your book illustration? You may be interested in Writing for Children and Young Adult Audiences.

Learn more about Children's Book Illustration by visiting the CE blog.

Scheduled Classes


We 6:30pm–9pm Jul 5Aug 23 (8 sessions) $165.00
On Campus: OC Bldg, Room 0142A (Main Campus, Map)
9600 College Way North Seattle WA 98103
This class is already in session. Please call or email the Continuing Education office for possible late registration.
Summer 2017
We 6:30pm–9pm Oct 4Nov 29 (8 sessions) $165.00
††* No class on 11/22/17 due to Thanksgiving.
On Campus: CC Bldg, Room 1360 (Main Campus, Map)
9600 College Way N Seattle WA 98103
No class on 11/22/17 due to Thanksgiving.
Fall Quarter registration opens Monday, August 7. Date, time, location and price may be subject to change.