2018 Public Events

Event Details

Date: 10/03/2018

Time:3:45 pm - 4:45 pm

Venue: Lee Garden Two

Price: Free


Illustration Workshop with Gus Gordon

Join internationally acclaimed illustrator and author Gus Gordon as he shares the secrets of his trade. Drawing faces, expressions, bodies and animals – Gus knows all the tips and tricks that go into creating award-winning picture books!

About Gus Gordon

Gus Gordon is an internationally acclaimed illustrator and author. He has illustrated and written over 80 books for children. His picture book, Herman and Rosie, was selected as a Children’s Book Council of Australia Honour Book in the 2013 Book of the Year Awards and has been sold into thirteen countries, where it has received recognition in several awards including a shortlisting for the 2014 German Youth Literature Award.

Gus has been nominated for the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, the world’s largest award for children’s and young adult literature, in both 2016 and 2017. His latest picture book, Somewhere Else, has sold into ten countries to date. Gus lives with his wife and three kids on the Northern beaches of Sydney.