A NOVEL WAY TO CELEBRATE BOOKS
VICTORIA Park children’s author Cristy Burne is curator of the 2015 heARTlines Festival of Children’s Literature and Book Illustration.
It runs until June 28 at Mundaring Arts Centre.
The festival features a free exhibition of original work byWA children’s book creators, as well as handson illustration and painting workshops, inspiring talks and meet-the-maker sessions, and an extensive program of school visits and workshops. It has been held biennially since 2005, and promotes an appreciation and understanding of children’s books through the stories and art of WA authors and illustrators.
It is designed to bring literature and art enrichment opportunities to children, teachers, writers and artists on the eastern edge of Perth.
A montage of children’s books by WA authors.