Welcome

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June Perkins (taken by Heidi Den Ronden)

June Perkins is a writer and multi-arts-creative of Papua New Guinean and Australian background now living in Brisbane.  She published photography, documentary, and stories with ABC Open between 2011-15 and has a PhD in writing empowerments.

She is a university writing tutor, blogger and crowd funded Magic Fish Dreaming, publishing it with her own press, Gumbootspearlz Press. In 2016 June won an ASA writing mentorship for picture books and is now pitching work.

However, Gumbootspearlz Press is building partnerships with others to create storytelling and arts projects to foster unity in diversity, optimism, peace and opportunities for youth and has great potential to be developed further.”

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Welcome to the blog.

I blog literary events, interviews with creatives, life in Queensland,  progress on my writing projects, and the writing process.

Looking forward to your comments.

Please respect all copyright for this work. If you want to make use of something you need my prior written permission. See COPYRIGHT HERE.

I may not be the relevant copyright holder in all cases (reblogs).

If printing anything for classroom use please keep a CAL record and credit it.

Please respect all copyright for this work. If you want to make use of something you need my prior written permission. See COPYRIGHT HERE.

I am a member of the following:

Profiles at   

Write Links 

Just Write For Kids

SCWIBI

Australian Children’s Poetry

Australian Society of Authors

Creative Kids Tales  

 

You can also find me at

Twitter   Facebook    Vimeo    Pinterest    Nineteen Months

Magic Fish Dreaming 

Catalogue Brisbane and Gold Coast Illumine

Catalogue of works for Brisbane and Gold Coast

Be Illumined

CLICK HERE FOR PDF: CatalogueIllumineB

The above PDF is a catalogue of works from the Gold Coast and Brisbane Exhibitions.

We are still listing all performers as well as artists and will replace this catalogue with a revised one in the post when we have a full list of all those lovely musicians that assisted at our launches.

A price list for art works will be available at some point.

This project was not done for profit, and we were delighted to share the art but if we can cover our production costs for paint, canvas, printing photographs on canvas through sales that would be fantastic and make projects like this more sustainable. Emails for all artists are provided in the catalogue.

June plans to produce her books and have them for sale at some point and you can request to be on her mailing list to be informed of…

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