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Looking at Children's Books

All you need to know about the Children's Books Industry

Meet Sara Fanelli and Axel Scheffler, two of Britain’s most influential children’s book illustrators, who will speak about their experiences and discuss their work for young readers.

Other speakers the AOI have invited are:
Val Brathwaite, Design Director Bloomsbury, will speak about what publishers want to see when illustrators submit an idea.

Penny Holroyde, Agent at Caroline Sheldon Literary Agency, will speak about what agents look for in a potential illustrator and the international sales of rights

Fig Taylor, AOI portfolio consultant with more then 20 years experience will discuss children’s book portfolios and how to approach art directors.

TBC, Art Director for Educational Publishing


Literary Agent Penny Holroyde | talks
Design Director Val Brathwaite | talks
Illustrator Axel Scheffler | talks
Illustrator Sara Fanelli | talks | www
Ms Fig Taylor | talks


Date and Time:

16 November 2006 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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Tickets £35 AOI members, £55 non-members, £30 students (please send proof of status), 10% discount o

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