Children’s Books Ireland Conference 2017

I'm always delighted to come along to the fantastic weekend-long Children's Books Ireland Conference. CBI is the National Children's Books Organisation of Ireland and as such it has the mission to make books central to every child's life as well as supporting and celebrating excellent authors and illustrators, so it's no [...]

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Books Ireland Magazine Article

The latest issue of Books Ireland Magazine (Sept/Oct 2017) is completely focused on illustration and it explores the many forms it's used now in Ireland. I was invited by editor Tony Canavan to contribute to this issue with an opinion piece on the role of illustration (and illustrators) in Ireland. [...]

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Bookbag illustration workshop at St. Eithne’s

As part of the Bookbag 2017 Initiative, Children's Books Ireland invited me to do illustration workshop for the lovely girls from 2nd and 5th class at St. Eithne's School in Dublin. The theme is "Go girl!" so I talked about my journey to become a children's books illustrator to inspire [...]

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