Artist Leigh Hobbs discusses how he came to be an illustrator of children’s literature, and how he creates his memorable characters.
Making something out of nothing
Artist Alison Lester discusses her approach to children’s illustration and how she creates her unique style of characters.
Making books – a love of language and art
Artist Ron Brooks discusses how he came to be an illustrator of children’s literature, having grown up without books himself, and his process of making books.
The Life of an Illustrator
Ron Brooks, Alison Lester, Leigh Hobbs and Shaun Tan
Artists Ron Brooks, Alison Lester, Leigh Hobbs and Shaun Tan discuss their working process and why children’s literature is important to them.
Let's Draw at the NGVFree NGV Kids activity sheets are available to collect from the Information desk on Ground level at NGV International and The Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia.
The NGV Kids program is supported by a grant from the Truby & Florence Williams Charitable Trust. This grant provides crucial encouragement to the corporate and philanthropic community to support children’s programming at NGV.