Anne Ryan

Hello ! from Melbourne..


I am an author, illustrator, artist, and art educator who lives and works in Melbourne.

View videos and posts on my illustrating, drawing, painting and writing processes for children’s books.

“A creative process may begin with a flash of a new idea or with a hunch. It may just start as noodling around with a problem, getting some fresh ideas along the way. It's a process, not a single event, and genuine creative processes involve critical thinking as well as imaginative insights and fresh ideas.” Sir Ken Robinson 

Have fun ….and Do !

Recent Posts


Short Course – Artist journal making

Artist Journal Making – with Anne Ryan 4 Week Short Course New dates announced soon! Anne Ryan will be presenting this four week short course at Malvern School of Art  (click the link above for booking details) This 4 week course for adults is an introduction to art practices that many artists use to fuel…

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Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2018

Hello! From Australia Who would believe that I would have the unique opportunity to returned to the Australian stand for a second year in a row at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2018? It was a privilege to participate on the creator’s table again with a very passionate cohort of authors and illustrators and publishers….

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