2017 Public Events

Event Details

Date: 11/03/2017

Time:10:00 am - 11:00 am

Venue: Comix Home Base

Price: $80


Crazy Characters Workshop

Learn how to draw characters real enough to walk off the page! Award-winning illustrator Sarah Davis has collaborated with Sue Whiting on Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy, Jennifer Poulter on Mending Lucille and Anna Bradford on The Violet Mackerel Series. Join Sarah in this interactive workshop, which gives participants the opportunity to create expressive animal characters with real personality.

About Sarah Davis

Sarah Davis has been a highly successful book illustrator since 2008, and is now also writing. Her first book as author/illustrator will be released by HarperCollins in 2017.  She has an Honours degree in literature, and her love of language and narrative underpins her illustration work. She works across a range of media and is constantly experimenting with new ways to tell stories visually. She has illustrated more than 37 books and been shortlisted for 30 major awards in Australia and New Zealand. Sarah is an ambassador for Room to Read, and the Illustrator Coordinator for the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (Australia East/NZ).