useful resources

Cressida’s Creativity Summer Camp 2020 Useful resources and loads of videos with authors and illustrators https://www.booktrust.org.uk/what-we-do/childrens-laureate/

Golden Egg Academy organises workshops and programmes for new picture book writers https://goldeneggacademy.co.uk/

Children’s Book North bringing together writers, illustrators and book professionals from the NW, NE and Scotland https://childrensbooksnorth.blogspot.com/ 

Vere, E. (2020) On the power of pictures, 20 June 2020, Booktrust, available at https://www.booktrust.org.uk/news-and-features/features/2020/june/ed-vere-on-the-power-of-pictures/

Estonian Children’s Literature Centre https://www.elk.ee/

Pitch your story newsletter at https://pitchyourstory.substack.com/ 

Bookfinder at Booktrust

Glossary of sound effects

Learn how to draw animals, people and things

Making stuff with Darrell Wakelam downloads

Plaster relief sculpture by the Virtual instructor

Transfer images on stone, wood and more by Heather Tracey

Illustrations to use by cleanpng