Author-Illustrator-Self Publisher of 20-Books, (200,000 copies in print) will share his “Snake-Method” of writing used to create his Louisiana Crawfish-Man’s Tales from the Athchafalaya Series of children’s books; as well as cookbooks, and a true crime novel. His simple writing technique has been taught in workshops across Louisiana and as far away as Italy, Switzerland and Hawaii. Artists will learn easy illustration techniques with digital bamboo tablet. Self-publishing enthusiasts will learn copyright information, best type style and page thickness, how to “layout” your book, what binding to use such as saddle stich, perfect bound, spiral bound, hard bound. Now that your book is published, then what? At the end of the day you will learn how to sell your book online, newspaper ads, classified, T.V. commercials, schools, tradeshows, create your own videos, etc.