4 Paths to Getting Your Work Published

Day + Time: 1/20/2017 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Room: 124B

Difficulty Level: All Levels Welcome

Demographics: All Attendees

Instructor(s): Kathy Cano-Murillo and Marie Segares

Fees: Member: $0.00 / Non-member: $15.00

Class Description: Today, there are so many options for publishing that it can be overwhelming. Come to our seminar and we'll demystify four paths to getting your work published outside of your own blog, including:
- Working with traditional book publishers and magazines
- Guest posting
- Multi-author blogging
- Self-publishing

We'll share tips for getting started with each pathway and discuss how to choose the right options for you, whether your goal is to build your platform, reach new audiences, earn more money or find trusted partners to work with you.

murriloInstructor Bios: Kathy Cano-Murillo is an author, artist and founder of the award-winning site, CraftyChica.com. She uses social media to spread the gospel of glitter – literally through her DIY projects and figuratively through her speeches, workshops, books, and essays. A former reporter for The Arizona Republic, she is now a full-time creativepreneur, which has led to partnerships with Coca-Cola, HSN, HP, WordPress, Disney and many others. She has authored seven craft books and two novels, and has been featured in The New York Times, USA Today, Huffington Post, Buzzfeed+ more. Her “Mexi-boho” art and product lines have been carried in hundreds of shops across the country. Kathy is Mexican-American, a native Phoenician, mom of two, wife, with five Chihuahuas! 


Marie Segares is a craft blogger, crochet and knitting designer, teacher, podcaster,and small business consultant. Marie shares crochet and knitting patterns, craft projects, and recipes on her blog as Underground Crafter and hosts a biweekly podcast for yarn-industry indies, the Creative Yarn Entrepreneur Show.