Artist Bio

Leigh Hobbs

Artist and author Leigh Hobbs is best known for the 20 children’s books he has written and illustrated, featuring his much-loved characters Old Tom, Mr Chicken, Horrible Harriet, Fiona the Pig and Mr Badger. Hobbs was the Australian Children’s Laureate 2016-17.

Appearing in:

Books That Changed My Life

Mon 27 Aug, 12.30pm


Creating Characters

Mon 27 Aug, 10am