Archive: Oct 2012

  1. Frankfurt News

    Having attended 10 Frankfurt Book fairs, this years had an air of hard work to it.CEO’s, Publishers, Sales Directors and MD’s that I don’t normally get involved with on the front line- (acquiring texts and artists) wanted to meet with me, and were interested in telling me what they wanted and what they were looking […]

  2. Migy Blanco gives talk at University of Buenos Aires!

    Migy Blanco was recently invited to give a talk at the University of Buenos Aires, Design and Urbanism faculty.   The theme for Migy’s talk was his illustration process and style development, also covering his differing approaches to the four main areas of illustration he works in; editorial, branding, products and picture books. A good […]

  3. Keith Robinsons talk on the secrets of animation

    Secrets of Animation: The Bouncing Ball - click to see Keith’s Talk How do animators create the illusion of life? Keith Robinson, ex BBC animator and creator of the Lyme Regis Town Map, hosted a unique animation event for this year’s Artsfest, that you can click on below. Its an entertaining illustrated talk, uncovering the secrets […]

  4. Taking ‘Brand Britain’ overseas: Building an illustration agency Vicki Willden-Lebrecht

    Taking ‘Brand Britain’ overseas: building an illustration agency Vicki Willden-Lebrecht , Managing Director, The Bright Group International. Opportunism, cultural awareness and the utilization of the internet and ‘Brand Britain’ helped Vicki take her illustration agency multinational. She explains how despite the recession, The Bright Group now operates in 4 countries and doubled its US turnover. […]

  5. Ten Little Ducks by Airlie Anderson has received the Taiwan 2011 Best Children’s English Language Books for Primary Schools award

    Taiwan award Child’s Play titles the 2011 Best Children’s English Language Books for Primary Schools Child’s Play were extremely pleased to announce that the ‘Hello Book Club’, of New Taipei City in Taiwan, have named three of their books as ‘The Best Children’s English Language Books for Primary Schools 2011’. One of these titles selected […]