Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators

Portfolio Review Registration: 11/11/20 with Art Director: Kirk Benshoff

Date(s) - 11/11/2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Online Workshop
SCBWI - Carolinas, Webinar

We are very excited to introduce this year’s reviewing Art Director, Kirk Benshoff! Portfolio Reviews for the Carolinas Crafting Characters Conference will be conducted as a private, one-on-one video conference meeting.

Participants may only register for one session.

Portfolios should be 10-15 images, and must be sent as a multi-page PDF. No website links, please.

Email your portfolio to no later than August 15th.

Bio: Kirk Benshoff is an accomplished graphic designer/art director at Macmillan managing their First Second imprint with over twenty years of experience creating graphic novels, trade books, magazines, logos, illustrations, websites, and more.

Self-directed, organized, and able to meet tight deadlines while maintaining the highest quality of work, he excels in communicating and collaborating in order to deliver top quality products and solutions to achieve the goal at hand.

His approach centers around author care, determining objectives, staying on or under budget, on time, all while having fun designing.


  • $50.00 ALL SCBWI Members
  • $60.00 Non-Members

Applying the Coupon Code to this event will invalidate registration.

When does registration open and close?

OPENS: July 15, 2020
CLOSES: August 15, 2020
Please note: Participation is capped on Zoom (our hosting platform)

Terms and Conditions

  • SCBWI Members MUST login to receive member pricing
  • There are no partial refunds for failure to login
  • All refunds may be subject to a 5% handling fee
  • No registration fees will be refunded after October 11, 2020