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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

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

Tohby Riddle at Sydney Writers’ Festival 2016

Tohby Riddle will be presenting “The Art of Grammar”, a talk about the making of his visual information book The Greatest Gatsby: A visual book of grammar, as part of the Schools Days of the 2016… Continue reading

Please Welcome Milo: A Moving Story

The latest book by Tohby Riddle is a 48-page picture book, Milo: a moving story, published by Allen & Unwin and released in Australia in April 2016. A whimsical little treatise on friendship, Milo… Continue reading

My Uncle’s Donkey Shortlisted for YABBA and KOALA Awards

Tohby Riddle picture book My Uncle’s Donkey (Penguin, 2010) has been nominated by the children of NSW and Victoria for the YABBA (The Young Australian Best Book Awards) and KOALA (Kids Own Australian Literature Awards) awards in 2015.… Continue reading