Friday, October 12, 2012

Anna Walker at Fed Square Saturday 13 October

Meet Anna Walker at Books Illustrated's Stand, Fed Square Book Market
Saturday October 13, between 2pm & 5pm

This month Books Illustrated will be at Federation Square on: 
• October 13 Meet Anna Walker and celebrate the release of her two new picture books Peggy, published by Scholastic and Today We Have No Plans, written by Jane Godwin and published by Penguin.
  Watch Anna illustrate and have a book personally signed!

The Federation Square Book Market runs each Saturday from 10am to 5pm. Books Illustrated attends on one Saturday a month - usually the second Saturday of the month when we feature a new book or an illustrator demonstrating on the Atrium screen. 

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Current Illustration Exhibitions

Don't miss the last days of this exhibition of contemporary book illustration - closes October 7! The exhibition, curated by Customs House Gallery is showing at Blarney Books, 37 James St in lovely Port Fairy -  a great day trip for the school holidays! Open Thursday to Sunday 11am to 4pm.


Illustrations by - Sarah Davis, Sue deGennaro, Walter Di Qual, Leigh Hobbs, Chris McKimmie, Andrew McLean, David
Miller, Cat Rabbit & Isobelle Knowles, Sonnia martinez, Lucia Masciullo, Craig Smith, Shaun Tan, Anna walker and Bruce Whatley. Art by Chris McKimmie from Alex and the Watermelon Boat published by Allen & Unwin.

At Home with Bob Graham

We enjoyed an 'At Home' at Books Illustrated Showroom with Bob Graham on Sunday September 30, with visitors calling in to meet Bob and offer congratulations on A Bus Called Heaven winning the Picture Book of the Year Award in this year's CBCA Awards.