Anne Spudvilas (August 2014)

The next illustrator to visit Armidale is Anne Spudvilas, who will be in residence from the 2nd of August to the 17th

She has illustrated books such as The Race by Christobel Mattingley and The Peasant Prince, which was based off the autobiography, Mao’s Last Dancer. Some of her other works include Night School, and pieces in the Aussie Bites series and the Aussie Nibbles series. She has won several awards, including the NSW and QLD Premier’s Literary award for The Peasant Prince and the CBC Book of the year, which she has won twice. As well as children’s illustrating, she also does commissioned portraits and works as a Courtroom artist.

Some of Anne's book illustrations:

Other 2014 residencies: