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
By Belinda Blecher and Lisa Allen. Frankie Lane hates making mistakes. She won't try new things. She prefers to stay in her comfort zone. She loves to draw ducks. Actually, she draws amazing ducks. The best in the state. Until one day, her teacher asked everyone in … [Read more...] about Magic Mistakes
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