I’ve been creating a digital-only publishing platform for independent writer/illustrators.
‘Picklets’ is a platform for the creation and distribution of picture books to readers on iPhone, iPod touch and iPad.
The principles that guide the development of the picklets platform are;Make it simple
A writer/illustrator doesn’t have to learn new skills and [...]
Over the past 18 months I’ve occasionally googled the words ‘picklet’ and ‘picklets’ just to monitor my search engine findability. From the start ‘picklet’ has been consistently pointing to one of my project-related domains (picklet.net or picklets.net) but searching for the plural, ‘picklets’ returned recipes for ‘pikelets’ and offered a link to [...]
The objective of this workshop is to get picklet authors ready to design and make interactive picture books for iPad.
It works best if you can bring the computer that you will work with.
If you don’t have a laptop it is still worth coming along to see the workflow demonstration and hear [...]
The Wheeler Centre ‘Understanding Picklets’ sessions went very smoothly this week. I met some local illustrators who’d heard about the project via the Illustrators Australia mailing list.
On Monday I met Jody and Sonia from the head office of Illustrators Australia, who have quickly added picklets to the programme for their upcoming one-day [...]
For professional illustrators interested in self-publishing interactive picture books for iPad.
The Picklet Platform is an end-to-end solution for creating and selling interactive books for iPad and iPhone/iPod touch.
This session is pitched at writer/illustrators who want to self-publish digitally but don’t want to make their own app.
Two free presentations (same content [...]
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