Helping kids leave perfection behind and realise their full potential Today’s guest: Belinda Blecher trained as a Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist at the Tavistock Clinic, London. She completed two Masters degrees at the University of East London … [Read more...] about Magic Mistakes: interview with Belinda Blecher
G’day and welcome to the podcast for aspiring (or perspiring) authors, illustrators and creators of children’s books
Many authors come to writing with big ambition, some achieve this, some don’t. Some give up too soon and other’s burn out before they get to really shine. Today’s guest is living proof that with talent, a willingness to learn, a passion for what you do and a touch of self-belief, … [Read more...] about How to build a writing career that’s actually achievable!
Many authors come to writing picture books without really understanding the structure of what makes an illustrated book work. Popular New Zealand Illustrator, Lisa Allen, discusses what role illustrators, designers and editors will have on your book as a finished product. Lisa … [Read more...] about Tips on making picture books work with Lisa Allen
Whose book is it? Authors or Illustrators? In today’s show, we look at a very important topic when it comes to illustrated books and ask the question, “Whose book is it?” Do authors feel that it’s their story and theirs alone? Do the public see the book as the … [Read more...] about Whose book is it? Author or Illustrator?