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Looking at Children's Books

All you need to know about illustration in the chidren's book industry


Sophie Hicks - Literary Agent, Ed Victor Limited talking about what agents look for in a potential author/illustrator, and what they want to see when an illustrator submits an idea.

Emma Chichester Clark - Author/Illustrator
speaking about her role as an illustrator, her inspiration and influences and the way she works.

Fig Taylor - Freelance Portfolio Consultant
has nearly 20 years experience in the illustration industry as an agent and as a portfolio consultant. She will discuss children’s book portfolios and how to approach art directors.

Goldy Broad & Nia Roberts - Art Directors
Orchard Books will provide an overview of the children’s book sector and how designers and art directors work with the illustrator.

John Huddy - Book Art Dealer/Exhibition
Organiser, Illustration Cupboard will discuss
children’s book illustration from his viewpoint as founder of the Illustration Cupboard.

Tony Ross - Illustrator is one of the most highly acclaimed and prolific children’s book illustrators and has exhibited his work extensively. Here, he discusses his work for young readers.


Ms Emma Chichester Clark | talks
Ms Sophie Hicks | talks
Ms Fig Taylor | talks
Goldy Broad | talks
Nir Roberts | talks
John Huddy | talks
Tony Ross | talks


Date and Time:

20 October 2004 at 10:15 am


Full Day



Royal College of Art
Kensington Gore
020 7590 4444
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Organised by:

The Association of Illustrators
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£35 AOI members, £55 non-members, £30 students

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