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Gandel Storytelling Workshop: Rachel Gyan

02 July 2022, 10:30am2:00pm
BookingsBookings required
Location Pauline Gandel Children's Quarter
The Quad
Accessibility Has wheelchair access

Explore the wonder and creativity of organic storytelling in a workshop with Rachel Gyan, illustrator of Plantastic!: A-Z of Australian plants

Unravel the stories of Australian native plants through Rachel’s hands-on workshop, which will connect children to the natural world around them and inspire limitless possibilities for future at-home creations.


  • 10.30am – 11.30am for ages 5-8  
  • 1pm – 2pm for ages 9-12  

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This storytelling workshop is supported by Gandel Foundation. Pauline Gandel Children’s Quarter, also supported by Gandel Foundation, is a purpose-built space for children and families to read, learn and play, with an associated program of activities.

About Rachel Gyan  

Rachel Gyan is a multidisciplinary illustrator passionate about storytelling. She has a fondness for texture, watercolour, gouache and pencil. Her illustrations are known for their heart-warming characters empowered by vibrant colour palettes.

Rachel’s passion for animal welfare is apparent throughout her work, as she draws inspiration from Australian wildlife and their native environment. 

Her illustrations can be seen in Plantastic!: A-Z of Australian plants and If all the trees were gone.

Planning your visit

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