Start Writing Now! First-time Writers Workshop
Saturday, January 12, 2019
10am – 4pm
Gertrude’s Writing Room, 628 Monmouth
Workshop leaders: Erinn Banting & Vanessa Shields
It’s a new year! And it’s definitely time to listen to that important voice in your head and heart that’s been telling you to START WRITING NOW! Esteemed workshop leaders Erinn Banting and Vanessa Shields, will show you how it’s absolutely possible to make writing an EVERYDAY part of your life – no matter how busy you are!
In this full-day, intensive workshop, writers will get the low-down on writing discipline, time-management skills, writing practice techniques, research techniques, and inspiration on the craft of creative writing.
It is possible to create a place for writing in your life. No matter what the genre, the toughest part of writing can be just that – sitting down to write. Let us show you how to make it happen!
About Erinn Banting
Erinn Banting is a writer, editor and photo researcher who lives and works in Toronto. She has worked on a range of material from non-fiction books for children to a current series. In her spare time, she also writes for adults who need help expressing themselves in a business development and sales environment. She is also an amateur photographer and collects and records vintage pieces and histories that pertain to Canadian heroes and our heritage. Banting is the author of more than 50 non-fiction books for children, and has done readings/author talks, writing workshops, project consulting, project development and professional development sessions for educators.
This class includes:
– beverages & snacks
– writing journal & pen
This class is open to all writers – ages 15 and up.