Jill Talbot

Jill Talbot

Artist and educator, Early Arts Family Engagement officer, Melbourne, Australia

Jill Talbot is an artist and educator, and holds a Bachelor of Education (Visual Arts & Crafts (Hons) from Melbourne University. She designs and delivers Early Years on-site programs that focus on the development of children’s innate creative abilities while introducing new skills to both educators and early learners, and is the author of Joy & Mess – A Handbook For Educators. Jill has delivered conference papers throughout Australia and New Zealand and maintains her own art practice, and in 2019 was a finalist in The Portia Geach Memorial Award and semi-finalist in The Doug Moran National Portrait Prize.