Yvonne Mes, is an accomplished author / illustrator, presenter and book reviewer. As an early childhood professional, Yvonne has shared her love of stories with children from all over Australia. Yvonne’s books include Meet Sidney Nolan, Oliver’s Grumbles, Honey for Little Bee, and Little Bilby’s Aussie Bush Christmas, with more books due for release this year. During her illustration workshops, students will explore what makes characters have the most visual impact and learn how to create the right character for the right story. Her passionate and energetic presentations will give students an insight into what it’s like to be a ‘glamorous’ children’s author and why they will want to be one too!