Emma can provide one-on-one mentoring for anyone who wishes to be guided through to publication. She is willing to share information about her own career path, as well as provide guidance, motivation, emotional support, and role modeling. Emma is attentive, dependable and authentic.

There are a number of options…

Initial 30 minutes meeting FREE – either skype or face-to-face or telephone. Subsequent meetings (@2 hours) $120 per hour.

To work through writing and illustrating a picture book to book launch and beyond $1500 (this includes access to the online training course and 5 x 2 hour meetings AND a copy of the text book ‘Child Writes: Creating a Children’s Picture Book is Child’s Play’)


Dear Emma
Thanks so much for all your amazing help in producing my children’s books. I would never get them to the finished stages without your expertise, I really, really appreciate all your hard work and time that goes into the finished product. It’s been such a privilege to be part of your world, Many thanks
Yvonne Blakeney

Dear Emma
Thank you so very much for all your hard work, your encouragement and your support and your wonderful enthusiasm. You made it possible for me to be a published author and I loved every minute of the process.
Coralie Grant

Hi Emma,
Thank you for coming to the breakfast this morning. You were instrumental in getting my book off the ground. Thank you for all your wisdom. I am very happy with how it turned out. I had great support from all involved.
Debrah Paholke

Emma MacTaggart has been a Volunteer CYA Conference Competition Judge for the past six years, and continues in to devote her time to this competition during the 2015 judging season.
Each year, Emma has completed to a significantly high standard, a considerable numbers of judging works entered into our competition, and by utilise our online judging forms has ensured that there is a consistent level of judging thought sections with the large number of works judged. She has shown an ability to remain on target with the comments section, not impose her own personal views onto the competition entrants work, and also remained inside the tight deadline required.
Emma has also been part of changing and updating the judging questions each year as they change to reflect a shifting industry.
Thank you to Emma for her help and we are so grateful to have Emma on board each year, as a Volunteer CTA Conference Competition Judge.
With Best Wishes,
Tina Marie Clarke – Director

Dear Emma
Thank you for a great year working together. We have truly appreciated your ideas, enthusiasm and support of Finnley’s Great Escape and our quest against tilapia. It has been a pleasure working with you and we valued the skills and knowledge you bought to the project. Thank you for helping make it a success.
Kindest regards
Nina and the Condamine Alliance Staff.
Condamine Aliance

You’ll be amazed when you discover what Emma can do!