Workshop: Good Thinking, Good Writing

Tohby Riddle will be giving a workshop for children aged 10–14 at the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba on Saturday 28 April (9.30–11 am). The workshop is part of the 2018 Sydney Writers’… Continue reading

Illustrations for Kitty Flanagan’s new book

Much-loved Australian comedian Kitty Flanagan has just released a book, Bridge Burning & Other Hobbies, with Allen & Unwin. It’s a choice collection of very funny autobiographical stories. Buy it and read it.… Continue reading

Collectors’ Edition #5, Blue Mountains Cultural Centre

Collectors’ Edition #5 has opened at the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre. This two-week long exhibition features the work of about 100 artists, many of whom have previously exhibited at BMCC. All works are… Continue reading

RE-IMAGINE, Geelong Gallery 2018

Re-Imagine – The World According to Children’s Books has opened at Geelong Gallery, Victoria. The exhibition is a selective survey of Australian children’s literature and book illustration of the past twenty years. Unforgotten… Continue reading

Meet the Author at Kinokuniya

To coincide with his April exhibition at Books Kinokuniya’s Wedge Gallery, Tohby Riddle will be appearing at the gallery on 12 April from 11 am. The Meet-the-Author session will be an opportunity for people to… Continue reading

Upcoming TV Appearances on “Get Arty”

“Get Arty”, a new TV show for children about art, artists and art-making, is being screened on 7TWO (nationally) and Channel 72. Tohby Riddle is featured in segments in two upcoming episodes: 7 am… Continue reading

Exhibition at Wedge Gallery, Books Kinokuniya

An exhibition of art and illustration by Tohby Riddle will run for four weeks from 29 March to 27 April, 2017, at Books Kinokuniya’s Wedge Gallery in Sydney. The show will include art from previous… Continue reading

Opportunity for Budding Picture Book Creators!

On Saturday 25 February 2017, Tohby Riddle will be appearing with Margaret Hamilton at her Children’s Book Cottage, Pinerolo, (Blackheath, Blue Mountains, NSW) to offer a very special workshop. The one-day course will… Continue reading

The Greatest Gatsby is a White Raven 2016

The Greatest Gatsby: A visual book of grammar, written, illustrated and designed by Tohby Riddle, has been selected for the Germany-based “White Ravens” annual catalogue of books, which are chosen from children’s and youth literature published around the world.… Continue reading

Prime Minister’s Literary Awards 2016: The Greatest Gatsby shortlisted

From the judges’ comments: “He [Riddle] makes light work of one of the heaviest topics known to schoolchildren everywhere and in all times. Here at last is a book for young people about… Continue reading