Creatures from Sea Country Big Book
Aboriginal art cultural resource
Dive into the underwater world of our new big book "Creatures from Sea Country" An Aboriginal Art Adventure and a captivating children's book that combines the beauty of marine life with the richness of Indigenous culture.
In this enchanting journey through the depths of the ocean, young readers will encounter a stunning array of sea creatures depicted through the vibrant and intricate artwork inspired by Indigenous traditions and illustrated by Kiz Costelloe. Each page unveils a new marvel, from the graceful sea turtle to the elusive octopus, all rendered in the distinctive style of Aboriginal art.
But this book is more than just an exploration of the ocean's beauty; it's a celebration of the deep connection that Indigenous communities have with the sea. Through the eyes of Indigenous artist and storyteller Kiz Costelloe, children will learn how these sea creatures are not only a source of inspiration but also hold significant cultural meaning.
Beautifully illustrated and written by the talented Aboriginal artist Kiz Costelloe.
Kiz Costelloe is a proud Mandandanji and Noonuccal woman. She was born and raised in Rockhampton, Queensland with her mum and sister, Nysh.
Her elders are her biggest inspiration and getting to carry on her Uncle’s legacy by
pursuing art and sharing his name and stories is something she values very deeply.
Kiz has used her knowledge in art and health to make a difference in her community by teaching people of all ages to believe in themselves and that they can do whatever they put their minds to.
Kiz is very passionate about sharing her Indigenous culture, art and teachings to kids all over the country in her vibrant educational resources created in collaboration with Education National.
Visual, vocabulary and Imagination learning
Captivating illustrations, photos and words can help to increase children’s imagination, creativity and sensory learning skills as well as provide wonderful classroom discussions.
Written by Kiz Costelloe
Thoughtfully written by Kiz Costelloe, a proud Mandandanji and Noonuccal woman.
Made in Australia
Oz Publishing books are proudly designed, illustrated, written and printed in Australia using Australian sustainably sourced paper.
What’s in the box?
This product is sold individually.
Dimensions: A3. (42cm x 30cm)
Pages: 16 pages. 300gsm mat celoglaze covers and 200gsm satin pages.
Weight: 250 grams.