Alison Lester on techniques

Take a road trip with Alison Lester, author and illustrator of the children’s book favourite, Are we there yet?

Anne Spudvilas on creating a picture book

Watch Anne Spudvilas as she talks about how she approaches the creation of her books.

Interviews with Ron Brooks, Alison Lester, Leigh Hobbs and Shaun Tan 2015

The artists discuss their working process and why children’s literature is important to them.

“How to start making a book” by Alison Lester

Alison Lester, Literacy Ambassador for National Literacy and Numeracy Week 2014 shows how to start making a book using a storyboard.

Ann James on illustrating emotion

How Australia's children's authors create magic on a page. Includes a wonderful clip of Spudvila and her storyboards

Sally Rippin on Chinese brush painting

Discover how the art of ancient Chinese ink painting influences illustrator Sally Rippin.

Interview with Alison Lester for the exhibition Bunyips and Dragons

The artist discusses her working process and why children’s literature is important to her. Bunyips and Dragons at The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia 25 Ju.


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