Peter Allert is an illustrator based in Brisbane who studied book illustration at the Commercial Arts Training College in Spring Hill, children’s book illustration with Gregory Rogers, and also attended workshops at the Queensland Writing Centre presented by Narelle Oliver. Peter enjoys working predominantly with watercolour pencils and ink. Since 2006 Peter has attended the yearly Children’s and Young Adult Writers and Illustrators Conference (CYA) and acted as a volunteer and in 2012a judge for their yearly competition. More information about the CYA can be found at: www.cyaconference.com
Peter has illustrated for Aurealis Australian Fantasy & Sci-Fi Magazine and illustrated his first children’s book in 2011 called “Long Live Us”written by Edel Wignell and published by IP Kids. Peter is currently working on writing and illustrating his own children’s books and is looking for more projects.