Looking at Children's Books
Posted by: Association of Illustrators
Date added: Thu 02 Sep 2004SPEAKERS:
Sophie Hicks - Literary Agent, Ed Victor Limited talking about what agents look for in a potential author/illustrator, and what they want to see when an illustrator submits an idea.
Emma Chichester Clark - Author/Illustrator
speaking about her role as an illustrator, her inspiration and influences and the way she works.
Fig Taylor - Freelance Portfolio Consultant
has nearly 20 years experience in the illustration industry as an agent and as a portfolio consultant. She will discuss children’s book portfolios and how to approach art directors. Goldy Broad & Nia Roberts - Art Directors
Orchard Books will provide an overview of the children’s book sector and how designers and art directors work with the illustrator.
John Huddy - Book Art Dealer/Exhibition
Organiser, Illustration Cupboard will discuss children’s book illustration from his viewpoint as founder of the Illustration Cupboard.
Tony Ross - Illustrator
is one of the most highly acclaimed and prolific children’s book illustrators and has exhibited his work extensively. Here, he discusses his work for young readers.
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