Children's Author & Illustrator Mentoring Initiative

If you are an emerging children’s author or illustrator, then we are looking for you!

Our new mentoring initiative will help kickstart your career in children’s publishing. Successful applicants will be mentored by established writers and illustrators and gain valuable experience across all facets of book production. Upon completion of mentoring, the artists’ works will be published by local, award winning publisher, Little Book Press. Entry is FREE and open to South Australian residents aged 18 years and over that have NOT published a children’s picture book.

Applications will open Monday 6 August 2018 and close Friday 5th of October 2018.

To find out more and apply for this unique learning experience, visit

 Application Guidelines