childrensillustrations - Latest Blog Articles View Latest Blog Articles New interview with Gayle Brown, Art Director - Eerdmans Books for Young Readers Read our exclusive interview with Gayle Brown here. Mon, 07 Jul 2014 08:14:55 -0400 New interview with Lauren Rille, Associate Art Director - Simon & Schuster Read our exclusive interview with Lauren Rille here. Thu, 22 May 2014 08:42:44 -0400 New interview with Joy Peskin, Editorial Director - Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers Read our exclusive interview with Joy Peskin here. Tue, 13 May 2014 09:17:50 -0400 New interview with Joni Sussman, Publisher - Kar-Ben Publishing Read our exclusive interview with Joni Sussman here. Tue, 01 Apr 2014 05:53:56 -0400 The Bologna Children's Book Fair The Bologna Book Fair 2014 has come to a close and what an epic year it turned out to be! The annual fair, now in its 51st year, hosted 1200 exhibitors from 75 countries and approximately 25,000 visitors over 4 days... that's an impressive set of statistics! As usual, was in the thick of things with its plasma screen presentation in prime location near the main entrance. Our digital presentation showcased over 1000 illustrations from members. Publishers could been seen making notes and taking photos in preparation for that next commission. received glowing feedback from publishers worldwide, confirming our no:1 position as the Art Buyers' preferred illustration resource.   Every year, The Bologna Book Fair selects a nation as guest of honour and this year Brazil was in the spotlight. This tribute represents a wonderful opportunity for the selected country to celebrate and showcase its publishing output and talent.   The carnival fever continued when Roger Mello was announced as this year's winner of the Christian Andersen Award for illustration. Roder was at the fair in person and it was a delight to witness both his and the crowd's joyful celebrations when the announcement was made. Nahoko Uehashi of Japan won the sister award for writing.   Both the The Bologna Book Fair and attract a broad audience of publishers and illustrators from around the globe. showcases work from almost every corner of the earth including, Argentina, Australia, Canada, Costa Rica, Germany, Israel, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, South Africa, Switzerland, Taiwan, United Kingdom, United States and Venezuela! It's easy to find the perfect illustrator with our easy to use navigation, style / subject galleries and search tool. Tue, 01 Apr 2014 05:44:07 -0400 Happy Halloween Halloween can make you jump... but cancer is really scary. Help Templar Publishing raise money for Breast Cancer Care. Get involved in Templar's fabulous auction of elaborately designed paper watches... Thu, 31 Oct 2013 12:43:56 -0400 New interview with Giuseppe Castellano - Art Director, Penguin Group USA Read our exclusive interview with Giuseppe Castellano here. Mon, 09 Sep 2013 19:24:21 -0400 New interview with Emma Langley - Publisher, Phoenix Yard Books  Read our exclusive interview with Emma Langley here. Tue, 20 Aug 2013 07:35:57 -0400 New interview with Kimara Nye - Editor, Maverick Books Read our exclusive interview with Kimara Nye here. Tue, 30 Jul 2013 11:29:57 -0400 New interview with Loraine M. Joyner - Art Director, Peachtree Publishers Read our exclusive interview with Loraine M. Joyner here. Wed, 10 Jul 2013 09:58:41 -0400 New interview with Sharon King-Chai - Senior Designer, Macmillan Children's Books Read our exclusive interview with Sharon King-Chai here. Fri, 31 May 2013 06:53:57 -0400 The London Book Fair & The Bologna Children's Book Fair - 2013 is delighted to report another successful round of promotion at this years international book fairs - The London Book Fair & The Bologna Children's Book Fair. Our plasma screen presentation was centre stage at both events with a combined attendance of over 50,000! In addition, supported The London Book Fair in hosting a chaired Q&A and networking session with leading creatives from top publishing houses. The event was hugely popular and quickly filled the 'Innovation Theatre' beyond capacity! We would like to thank the panel, listed below, for their time and words of wisdom. Chair: Ed Nawotka, Editor-in-Chief, Publishing Perspectives Strawberrie Donnelly, Creative Director, Little Tiger Press Nick May, Designer, Orion Mike Phipps, Publisher and Art Director, Igloo Books Fri, 19 Apr 2013 11:33:01 -0400 New interview with Carol Chu - Art Director, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Read our exclusive interview with Carol Chu - Art Director, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Mon, 17 Dec 2012 11:05:17 -0500 New interview with Lee Wade - VP & Publisher, Schwartz & Wade Books Read our latest interview with Lee Wade Wed, 05 Dec 2012 07:32:34 -0500 New interview with Zoe Tucker - Art Director, Alison Green Books Read our latest interview with Zoe Tucker Mon, 03 Sep 2012 09:30:46 -0400 New interview with Sarah Andrews - Art Director, Meadowside Children's Books Read our latest interview with Sarah Andrews Wed, 06 Jun 2012 06:37:27 -0400 New interview with Jessica Handelman, Associate Art Director - Simon & Schuster Read our latest interview with Jessica Handelman Wed, 16 May 2012 06:09:34 -0400 New interview with Emily Bannister, Art Director - Caterpillar Books Read our latest interview with Emily Bannister Tue, 24 Apr 2012 06:35:09 -0400 The London Book Fair - sponsored by At the 41st London Book Fair, business was brisk with over 400 seminars and events, 1,500 international exhibiting companies and 24,500 publishing professionals in attendance.'s eye-catching digital screen presentation took centre stage in TWO key publisher meeting spot locations - The Illustrators Bar AND the Illustrators Corner. In addition to the two screen presentations, also sponsored The London Book Fair's popular Illustrators' Networking Event.  Art Directors were on hand to provide portfolio reviews and offer invaluable advice to attending illustrators.  We would like to thank Art Directors Thomas Truong (Stripes Publishing), Strawberrie Donnelly (Little Tiger Press), Emily Bannister (Caterpillar Books) and Managing Director Amanda Wood (Templar Publishing) for giving up their time to participate in this successful event. We are delighted to have secured such high exposure for our members at this year's Fair and look forward to building on our relationship with The London Book Fair for 2013. Mon, 23 Apr 2012 08:26:19 -0400 The London Book Fair - Illustrators Networking Event Are you attending The London Book Fair? Be sure to take part in the 'Illustrators Networking Event' proudly sponsored by Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity to meet commissioners from leading publishing houses including: Thomas Truong, Art Director - Stripes Publishing Emily Bannister, Art Director - Caterpillar Books Strawberrie Donnelly, Art Director - Little Tiger Press Amanda Wood, Managing Director - Templar Publishing     Date: Tuesday 17th April Time: 1-2pm Location: The London Book Fair - Children's Innovation Zone, Earls Court 1 Fri, 13 Apr 2012 07:38:06 -0400