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Aussie Bush Illustration with Jess Racklyeft

15 June 2024, 11:00am12:00pm
15 June 2024, 2:00pm3:00pm
Cost$10 (child admission), $8 (Family members admission)
Bookings Bookings required
Location Pauline Gandel Children's Quarter
The Quad

Be transported to the Australian wilderness in this hands-on illustration workshop with award-winning illustrator and author Jess Racklyeft.

Let Jess guide you through how simple shapes can be used to create the Australian animal illustrations found in her book, Bush.

Afterwards, use those skills to decorate your very own glow in the dark bookmark to take home.

Suitable for children aged 6-12 years.

Book your spot now.


About Jess Racklyeft

Jess Racklyeft is a Melbourne based author and illustrator, and creator of over 30 picture books. Working in watercolours, mixed media and on her computer, her work has won several awards including the CBCA Picture Book of the Year award in 2022 for her book Iceberg (written by Claire Saxby). She loves to celebrate nature, conservation and the environment, with many animals and plants sprinkled across the pages of her books!   


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