Debbie is currently available for virtual visits. When it becomes safe to travel and do public speaking, she will resume in-person visits to schools, libraries, conferences and similar events. Her presentations and workshops can be adjusted to suit all age levels, from kindergarten to college students to educators and other professionals. Please scroll down for examples of the types of visits she offers. Also feel free to browse her blog post about the virtual visits she did during her I’M SORRY virtual book tour.
Debbie’s Live Virtual Visits:
Please note that Debbie is now working with The Author Village for visit bookings. To inquire about availability and fees, please see Debbie’s Author Village page. Also see Debbie’s Virtual Visits page for more info about format and tips on how to get the most out of a virtual visit.
Debbie’s Flipgrid Virtual Visits:
For schools with limited budgets, Flipgrid visits are a lower-priced alternative to Debbie’s live visits. Flipgrid is a simple, free, and accessible video discussion experience. Debbie offers free and paid Flipgrid visits. For more info and to inquire, please see Debbie’s Flipgrid Visit page.
Learn how to write a picture book that’s made to be illustrated. Creating a picture . . .Telling Tales City Of Hamilton’s EarlyON
I am delighted to be doing a livestream presentation and art activity for young readers . . .Toronto International Festival Of Authors
My event is over, but you can still access the playback video until November 1st. . . .Telling Tales Presentation & Live Q&A
Join Debbie for a fun presentation as she talks about Gurple and Preen: A Broken . . .I’M SORRY virtual launch party at An Unlikely Story
Join Michael Ian Black and Debbie Ridpath Ohi for a virtual launch party!I’M SORRY launches Sept. 7, 2021!
This newest picture book in the I’M… book series launches from Simon & Schuster BFYR on Sept. 7th, 2021.SCBWI Summer Conference session
30-min session for illustrators (both published and pre-published) about how to get the most out of social media.Authors’ Guild panel about school visits
Participated in The Authors’ Guild panel about school visits with Paulette Bogan, Floyd Cooper, Carmen Oliver, and . . .