Children’s Laureate Leigh Hobbs is the much-loved creator of Old Tom, Horrible Harriet, Mr Chicken and a cast of other wickedly funny characters. Watch him draw live and meet his creations – and students will draw, too! Bring a pen or pencil and something to rest paper on. With Sally Rippin.
Artist and author Leigh Hobbs is the current Australian Children's Laureate. Best known for his children's books featuring his characters Old Tom,...
Sally Rippin was born in Darwin, but grew up mainly in Southeast Asia. As a young adult she lived in China for three years, studying traditional...