Leigh Hobbs Presents That's Me - Old Tom

Melbourne-based children's author and artist Leigh Hobbs is pleased to present "That's Me" - a series of short films about the ideas and inspiration behind each of his beloved characters.

Image of a book cover of children's book 'Old Tom', a 25th Anniversary Edition by author Leigh Hobbs. The cover illustration is a drawing of character Old Tom.

Leigh Hobbs Presents That's Me short film series

Melbourne-based children's author and artist Leigh Hobbs is pleased to present "That's Me", a series of short films about the ideas and inspiration behind each of his beloved characters.


Duration
4 minutes
Audience
Children

Melbourne-based children's author and artist Leigh Hobbs is pleased to present "That's Me", a series of short films where he talks about the ideas and inspiration behind each of his beloved characters.

In this episode, Leigh talks about the inspiration and ideas behind his character, Old Tom, and then shows us how he draws him - and paints him.

The “That’s Me” series of films provides a rare glimpse into the former children’s laureate’s studio and insight into his creative process.

They offer a great way for children to engage with and be inspired by Leigh‘s work. 

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