Creative Writing Workshop for Kids (7 – 11 years)

When:
September 29, 2016 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
2016-09-29T10:30:00+10:00
2016-09-29T12:30:00+10:00
Where:
Rutledge Room, Ryde Eastwood Leagues Club
117 Ryedale Road
West Ryde 2114
Cost:
$40
Contact:
Nim Gholkar

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DETAILS ABOUT THE WORKSHOP:

The following topics will be covered in the workshop:

  • How to overcome ‘blank page anxiety’: Tips & strategies for coming up with ideas when faced with a blank page just before commencing narrative/imaginative writing. Plus, how and where to find interesting plot ideas for fiction/short story writing.
  • How to begin with plain writing and then embellish it with descriptive language and decorative details
  • How to build a story arc
  • Character development (how to create memorable, 3-dimensional characters)
  • “Show not Tell” techniques used by fiction writers.
  • How to create tension & conflict in narrative writing.
  • As a bonus, Nim will send personalised emailed feedback of each story written by the kids after the workshop.(one story feedback per child)

FAQ:

1) What is the Refund Policy?
Any cancellations upto 26th September will receive a full refund. No refund or exchanges for cancellations on or after 27th September. All requests for refunds (before 27th Sep) need to be made in writing to: nim.gholkar@gmail.com

2) What do I need to bring to the workshop?
Notepad & Pen