Megan Haave – Senior Writer

Megan helps kids use their senses to inspire great writing. She encourages them to notice everything they see, hear, smell, taste and touch in the world around them. Students will discover how following their noses, eyes, ears, fingers and tastebuds makes writing more...

Zachary NewtonSorry, all sessions are full.

From Character to Caricature: Zach will demonstrate his method of creating humorous caricatures of your favorite real-life TV and movie characters, from Duck Dynasty to Darth Vader. His fun and engaging demonstration will show the process from research to pencil...

Kevin Dilmore – Senior Writer

Ever since his mom taught him to read at age 2, Kevin has loved to figure out how stories work so he could make up his own to tell. In his career, he has told stories with novels, children’s books, screenplays and more, including Hallmark greeting cards. Hang...

Joseph Humphries – Senior Designer

With a long history in designing and illustrating licensed characters, Joe will demonstrate the process in making a Hallmark card, with live demonstrations on how to draw Winnie the Pooh.  All grades.

Sarah Walsh Sorry, all sessions are full.

Take a trip “under the sea” as illustrator and designer, Sarah Walsh, shares the creation of a fun and funky underwater world. Your students will see Sarah’s process of creating a very special and unique Hallmark card. Best for grades 4-6.

Amber Goodvin – Senior Lettering Artist

Words have power! Come join Hallmark Lettering Artist, Amber Goodwin, as she explores how to evoke a feeling of a word through its written form. All lettering has its own personality, be it HaPPy, ANGRY, fancy, Funky, BOLD, peaceful, etc. Amber will demonstrate her...