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Peter Carnavas

Best known for
Last Tree in the City - Peter Carnavas
The Important Things - Peter Carnavas
Sarah’s Heavy Heart - Peter Carnavas
Jessica’s Box - Peter Carnavas

Peter Carnavas

  • Author
  • Illustrator

Peter Carnavas creates picture books for children and grown-ups to enjoy.

He writes simple yet poignant tales, accompanied by whimsical illustrations, that combine to create layers of meaning for the reader. His books include Jessica’s Box (shortlisted CBCA Crichton Award and CBCA Notable Book 2009), Sarah’s Heavy HeartThe Important Things and Last Tree in the City.

talks and workshops

Peter is available to present talks or workshops at festivals, libraries and primary schools. He can present on the following topics: illustration – learn to tell stories with pictures using colour, space, perspective and other techniques; characters – create your own cartoon characters that will have you giggling for hours; writing –  get ideas, plan a story and make every word count; making a picture book – bringing words and pictures together to make meaning.

Booking a presenter through Creative Net Speakers’ Agency is easy.

Either fill out the below form, call Paul and Terrie on (03) 9416 4062, or email directly.

And remember, there’s no booking fee.

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