Toronto News, (PR) March 07, 2012
Fiona Meng from Ottawa, Canada will be honored at the 28th Annual L. Ron Hubbard Achievement awards being held on Sunday, 15 April, 2012 at the Wilshire Ebell Theatre in Los Angeles. The event will celebrate the twelve annual winners in the L. Ron Hubbard Writers and Illustrators of the Future Contests, where Fiona was an illustrator winner. Her art will also be published in the bestselling Science Fiction/Fantasy anthology series L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future Volume XXVIII.
Fiona chose to not study visual art in university and instead opted for general arts, illustration has always been her career of choice. Her desire is to create illustrations people may interpret with ideas and creative dialogues of their own.
Fiona will fly to Los Angeles and participate in a week long workshop taught by the contest blue ribbon panel of judges lead by Cliff Nielsen (Chronicles of Narnia) artwork, followed by the gala awards ceremony at the end of the week.
Other famous illustrator judges participating in the contest are Stephen Hickman, Sergey Poyarkov, Ron Lindahn, Val Lakey Lindahn and Laura Brodian Freas. The Contests were initiated by L. Ron Hubbard in 1983 shortly after returning to the field of science fiction with his bestseller Battlefield Earth.