ON EXHIBITION @ the Centre Beaudesert

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AUSTRALIAN CHILDREN'S BOOK ILLUSTRATIONS

6 APR - 12 JUN 2019

OPENING

 

Family Fun Day Sat 6 Apr 2019, 10am - 2pm
Meet the Illustrators, picture book signing with Stephen Axelsen,
Artist & Guest Curator talks, kids activities, free family movie and more. 

RSVP

5540 5050 |

WHERE

The Centre Beaudesert, 82 Brisbane Street, Beaudesert

ALL WELCOME  |  FREE ENTRY

Showcasing Australian children's book illustrations from original artworks to digital designs. Curated by guest curator Janene Gardner of Under the Greenwood Tree, this exhibition includes iconic original book illustrations sourced from private collections and Scenic Rim children's book artists alongside the published books.

This exhibition invites children and families to experience some of their favourite books through the eyes of the illustrators and provides insight into the processes involved.

VISUAL ARTS WORKSHOP:

HOW TO MAKE A CHILDREN’S PICTURE BOOK
Workshop with award winning Australian Illustrator/Author Stephen Axelsen.  

The Centre Beaudesert
Saturday 13 April 2019, 10.30am - 3.30pm  
$88 suit all levels adult and youth.
Tea and coffee provided. Limited places - bookings essential   more info and tickets here

 

ARTISTS:

Exhibition includes original illustrations by some of Australia's highly recognised and loved artists.

Artists include Stephen Axelsen (Monsters), Christine Sharp (Sylvia), Alison Lester (Yikes! - In Seven Wild Adventures, who would you be?),  Kerry Argent (One Woolly Wombat), Narelle Oliver (Coachwood Forest), Gregory Rogers (The Secret Beach), Roland Harvey (The Circus Pony), Jane Tanner (Lucy’s Cat and the Rainbow Birds),  Stephen Michael King (Mutt Dog), Anne Spudvilas (The Peasant Prince), Mark Wilson (The Last Tree),  Julie Vivas (Davy & The Duckling),  Lucia Masciullo (Come down, cat!), Ben Redlich (The Great Montefiasco), Peter Carnavas (The Important Things), Annette Lodge (Natemba), Albert Facey (A Fortunate Life) and many more.

Reading Spot in the Gallery  @ The Centre Beaudesert. 
Come in and get comfy in the Reading Spot and dive into some of your favourite children's books.  Titles will vary.  Families take a seat with your kids and enjoy sharing these books together while surrounded by original artworks of award winning Australian children's book illustrators.  Free.  No bookings required.