As part of the promo for my new book
Stellarphant , I’ve had five interviews in ten days. One was a blog, one was a podcast, two were on radio and one was live on facebook.
You can watch, read and listen via the links below.
Helen Milroy Presents … with Helen Milroy Join us for this 35min interview where we discuss the pros and cons of being a writer/ illustrator; self-care for writers; and whether or not you should quit the day job and write a children’s book.
RTR FM with Fiona Bartholomaeus
Fiona and I talk all things Stellarphant in this 10min interview.
INTERVIEW: Better Reading Kids Live! with the inimitable Adrian Beck A hilarious 40min video chat, including a quiz and a behind-the-scenes look at Stellarphant.
My new picture book
Stellarphant is available now in Australia and New Zealand! It’s available in the USA from January 1st.
Buy it now:
… or grab a copy from your local bookshop.
Here’s your first sneak-peek at
my upcoming picture book!
Click below to watch the trailer.
Stellarphant lifts off in November 2021, but you can pre-order it now:
NB: Western Australia enters a four day lockdown from 12.01am Tuesday 29 June. Some of the events below may be rescheduled. I’ll update the details as I have them.
It’s a super-busy month ahead, featuring a 10th birthday celebration for my first book on July 10!
The Last Viking is 10 years old (already!), so we’re having a Viking Crafternoon to celebrate.
Full details on that and more below.
Continue reading “Events for July”
On a dark and stormy night exactly 10 years ago today,
The Last Viking was launched. Continue reading “The Last Viking turns 10”
If you know a young artist in WA, here are two fantastic chances for them to get their work recognised: the
Make Your Own Story Book competition and the Shaun Tan Award for Young Artists. Continue reading “2 competitions for creative WA kids”
Exactly what is says on the box – 8 more free drawing tutorials!
Continue reading “8 more free drawing tutorials”
Here’s a FREE video that shows you how to draw Lena from my new picture book,
There’s Something Weird About Lena !
Continue reading “2 free drawing tutorials”
Ever wondered how the title type for a series gets designed? I’ll show you my inspirations for the title type of the Toffle Towers series. I’ll also show you how I designed the series’ quirky shuttle bus vehicle.
Continue reading “Toffle Towers: old-school hand-lettering & a rocket-powered bus”
Toffle Towers series takes place in and around the eponymous hotel – it’s historic, a bit shabby and definitely quirky. In this post I’ll show you how I designed the hotel’s lobby.
Continue reading “Toffle Towers: designing a hotel interior”