Created January 06, 2024 by Amy Ellerman
January 18, 2024 (7:00-8:30 pm MT): Creative Approaches to Storytelling with Naomi Kinsman
In this engaging session, participants will tap into their creativity, explore innovative doorways into creative process, and learn powerful techniques to overcome creative blocks. Gain access to a toolkit of strategies that will enable you to tap into flow, even on the toughest days. Don't miss this opportunity to expand your storytelling horizons and unleash the full potential of your imagination.
February 29, 2024 (7:00-8:30 pm MT): Creative Approaches to Compelling Characters with Chrystal D. Giles
This interactive webinar is designed to get writers thinking about the importance of characterization in the books they read and how to write their own compelling characters. Chrystal will help readers analyze the characters from some of her favorite stories, guide them through exercises on how to go beyond the basic character profile, and provide tips on how to arrive at an authentic voice for their own characters.
April 18, 2023 (7:00-8:30 pm MT): Creative Approaches to Using Filmmaking Techniques to Enhance Drafting and Pacing with Anika Adamuy Denise
From research, to scripting, to scene selection, thinking like a documentary filmmaker can be a powerful creative tool. Award-winning picture book author Anika Aldamuy Denise offers a new lens to frame and focus your writing.
June 6, 2023 (7:00-8:30 pm MT): Creative Approaches to Revision with Elizabeth Law
While everyone approaches revision a little differently, you can learn a lot from hearing how writers --from picture book to nonfiction to YA-- have attacked specific challenges. Elizabeth will be including examples from books she's worked on and quoting from interviews she's done with writers on their process. Included in the talk will be a few tips for getting unstuck as well.
Register for the series here, or for any single webinar at the links above.