The Book Garden now Stocking Magic Fish Dreaming

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Announcing that Magic Fish Dreaming is now stocked by The Book Garden. Looking forward to Magic Fish Dreaming reaching more schools and childcare centres! About The Book Garden The Book Garden is proudly Australian owned and currently celebrating 38 years.  They are part of the American Bookstore and have…

Visual Poetry Workshop: Summer Reading Program Brisbane Libraries

These works were created in a two hour workshop with June Perkins and Helene Magisson for the Summer of Reading Program with the Brisbane libraries, held January 2018. The host libraries were Chermside and Toowong.   The above photographs  of the art are shared with consent of artist/writers and taken by Helene Magisson. A bigContinue reading “Visual Poetry Workshop: Summer Reading Program Brisbane Libraries”

Magic Fish Dreaming Art Works at Ashgrove Library Until the end of August

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After the workshop June and I ran at Ashgrove Library the library staff invited me to exhibit some illustrations from Magic Fish Dreaming starting from now, until the end of August. Then in September, the exhibition will be extended to showcase more illustrations from all my books. Feel free…

Catching up with My Creative Sister

  Yesterday I was so happy to see Magic Fish Dreaming illustrator, and creative sister Helene. We have both been so busy.  I really miss her! We are absolutely delighted to be collaborating to work on a  couple of special library workshops sharing the process of creating the Magic Fish Dreaming  book as well asContinue reading “Catching up with My Creative Sister”

Finding Readers for Magic Fish Dreaming

Nearly one year since our successful kickstarter and there are now many copies of Magic Fish Dreaming ready to find homes for.   I picked up our full print run Tuesday this week! Since our launch last October, nearly 300 books have headed out to the public and are now doing their magic; this has beenContinue reading “Finding Readers for Magic Fish Dreaming”