Cherie with two LachlansCreative Dragons was founded by award-winning author/journalist Cherie Curtis aka Cheryse Durrant in 2012. Cherie is passionate about helping the young and the young-at-heart read and write better. She has 20 years’ experience in presenting workshops and training young people in journalism, communications, public speaking and story writing. Creative Dragon’s tailored programs are aimed at improving literacy levels, enhancing problem solving skills and helping both children and adults discover their own unique writing voice.

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For More Information:  Please email Cherie Curtis via cherie (at) creativedragons (dot) com (dot) au

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Photo on left: Headshot of Cherie Curtis aka Cheryse Durrant.

Photo second from left: Grace Leis, Bella Beutel and Jacinta and Kaelynn Rossetto learn some top tips from Creative Dragons tutor Cherie Curtis.

Photo second from right: Lachlan Sarnadsky, Cherie Curtis and Lachlan Carr are all smiles at their creative writing classes.

Photo on right: Author Cherie Curtis with illustrator Jacqui Read and children Nina and Brodyn at a public reading of the picture book, My Big Bear Story, at Bundaberg Regional Library.