Unworkshops: Your Room to Create Oct. 23-30, 2014

October 23 – October 30, 2014

All writers and artists need to give themselves time. Time to think. Time to imagine. Time to create. All writers and artists need room. Room in their lives in which to create. We have comfortable cabins. Nice walking and jogging …

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The Master Class: Reaching for the Stars 2014

October 30 – November 2 Waitlisted

Please note: this workshop is full. You’re welcome to join our waiting list! In the rush to publication, writers often miss the opportunity to stop and take time to bring their writing to a higher level. We admire the very …

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Workshop Faculty: Patricia Lee Gauch

From Prose to Picture to Published: Writing a Marketable Picture Book 2014

October 31 – November 2

Whether a picture book is written in rhyming or traditional prose, one of the key components to success is weaving in lyrical, expressive language. Join Candace Fleming, winner of the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, and Eric Rohmann, winner of the Caldecott …

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Workshop Faculty: Candace FlemingEric Rohmann
Special Guests: David WiesnerElizabeth O. Dulemba

Writing for Magazines 2014

November 6 – November 9

Writing for Magazines: Fiction and Nonfiction Want to put your story into the hands of thousands of eager young readers—and get paid for it, too? Welcome to the children’s magazine market! Writing for magazines is challenging and rewarding. This hands-on …

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Workshop Faculty: Judy BurkeRich WallaceLou WarynciaKim Cooper

Picture Book Illustration: From Conception to Birth 2014

November 7 – November 9, 2014

Take your picture-book illustration to the next level! This workshop offers art tips and clear direction to help you execute your work in new ways. Prior to attending the workshop, you will select a picture-book manuscript from those provided; determine …

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Workshop Faculty: Tim Gillner

Building a Novel: From Sentence to Scene 2014

November 8 – November 10

The basic building block of the novel is the dramatic scene. This workshop will offer strategies for improving your manuscript by exploring what makes a scene in a novel, how scene and summary serve the overall narrative arc, and how …

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Workshop Faculty: Helen HemphillLinda Sue Park

Unworkshops: Your Room to Create with Writer in Residence Nov. 9-15, 2014

November 9 – November 15, 2014

Clara Gillow Clark will be joining us as the writer-in-residence for this week’s unworkshop! All writers and artists need to give themselves time. Time to think. Time to imagine. Time to create. All writers and artists need room. Room in …

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Workshop Faculty: Clara Gillow Clark

Rekindling the Fire 2014

November 13 – November 16

Do you struggle to balance your busy schedule with your commitment to writing? When you finally find time to write, is your energy depleted? Are you longing to take your writing to the next level, but never grant yourself permission …

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Workshop Faculty: K.L. GoingLisa Grace Byrne
Special Guests: Ginger KnowltonMarcelle Soviero

Unworkshops: Your Room to Create Nov. 16-22, 2014

November 16 – November 22, 2014

All writers and artists need to give themselves time. Time to think. Time to imagine. Time to create. All writers and artists need room. Room in their lives in which to create. We have comfortable cabins. Nice walking and jogging …

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Unworkshops: Your Room to Create with Writer in Residence Dec. 14-20, 2014

December 14 – December 20, 2014

Clara Gillow Clark will be joining us as the writer-in-residence for this week’s unworkshop! All writers and artists need to give themselves time. Time to think. Time to imagine. Time to create. All writers and artists need room. Room in …

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Workshop Faculty: Clara Gillow Clark