Frané Lessac

Frane Lessac
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Author Address
: USA and Australia

I offer a selection of challenging, engaging talks for primary, high school and adults that can be tailored to your students' needs.
Meet the Author/Illustrator
Frané will cover the process of making a book and will tailor it to the age and ability level of each class. She will discuss where ideas come from, the various components of research, and the necessity of preliminary sketches. She will show different design layouts, discuss practical ideas and materials that could be used both at school and at home.

Industry Talk - Professional Practice in Visual Communication
Frané will show the development of the brief through the processes to its final stage of publication She will give insightful understanding of reasons for decisions made by designers to satisfy requirements of the brief/s including identification and description of skills applied and decisions made by professional designers regarding the use of design elements and design principles and the choice of materials, methods and media in producing a children’s picture book.

Sessions are pitched to the age group, ability level, and area of interest of the participants.

Available Times: Flexible. Please email in advance.

No recording of Skype Sessions without permission from the author.

No Cost Meet the Author Visit:

In-Depth Visit Length:
45-60 minutes, with Q&A

In-Depth Visit Cost: 150.00

Contact Information:

Affiliations: Illustrator Advisor for the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI)

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