The Hong Kong International Literary Festival

Meet Leigh Hobbs!

Explore the subversive and charming world of Australian Children’s Laureate Leigh Hobbs!

Leigh Hobbs is the best-selling creator of twenty-one children’s books, which feature characters Old Tom, Horrible Harriet, Mr Chicken, Mr Badger, Fiona the Pig and The FREAKS in 4F.

During this event, Leigh will talk about his celebrated career and audience members will be invited to participate in a draw-along. Join us and try your hand at illustrating one of Leigh’s most iconic creations: the one-eyed cat, Old Tom.

Event details:

Tuesday 21st March 2017
7:00pm – 9:00pm
The Hive Studios, 8/F Cheung Hing Industrial Building, 12P Smithfield Road, Kennedy Town

 Tickets are $140 and include a glass of wine.

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Leigh Hobbs is the best-selling creator of twenty-one children’s books, which feature characters Old Tom, Horrible Harriet, Mr Chicken, Mr Badger, Fiona the Pig and The FREAKS in 4F.

During this event, Leigh will talk about his celebrated career and audience members will be invited to participate in a draw-along. Join us and try your hand at illustrating one of Leigh’s most iconic creations: the one-eyed cat, Old Tom.

 


 

Check out our evening with Leigh Hobbs!

 

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Meet Leigh Hobbs at The Hive Studios (Photo Credit: Echo Design & Production Studio)
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