Past Workshops: 2013


 

January

WCDR-Sponsored Workshops:
January 12 & 19, 2013 – WCDR Training for Writing Circle Facilitators
January 27, 2013 – What Publishers Want: A Workshop with Sam Hiyate

Member-Presented Workshops
January 15th – April 2nd – Tobin Elliott’s 12-week Creative Writing course
January 19 – Writescape’s Get That Grant: Writing Winning Applications with Heather M. O’Connor and Gwynn Scheltema
January 21 to February 25 – Writescape’s From Query to Byline: Get Published and Paid with Heather M. O’Connor and Gwynn Scheltema
January 26 – Writescape’s It’s Not What You Earn, It’s What You Keep: Taxation Tips for Writers with Gwynn Scheltema

 

February

WCDR-Sponsored Workshops:
February 25 – March 2, 2013 – One-on-One Sessions with Sam Hiyate

Member-presented Workshops
February 13 to March 20 – Writescape’s Write On! Intensive with Gwynn Scheltmea and Ruth E. Walker
February 23 – Write to Win with Dorothea Helms and Ruth E. Walker

 

March

Member Presented Workshops:
March 2nd – Market and Manage Your Writing Business – a workshop with Annette McLeod and Rosalyn Cronin
March 20 to April 24 – Writescape’s Get the Word Out: Social Media for Writers with Heather M. O’Connor and Anne MacLachlan–Seneca College, Markham Campus
Navigate the web without a GPS – with Rich Helms, Writer, Software Developer, Master Geek

 

April

Member Presented Workshops:
April 5-7 (or 5-9) – Writescape Spring Thaw 3-Day Retreat with Optional 2-Day Extension at Elmhirst’s Resort

 

May

Member-presented workshops:
Agent and WCDR member Sam Hiyate is running a series of one-on-one sessions in Vancouver on May 14th, 16th, 19th, and 20th about finding an agent. Contact assistant@therightsfactory.com to learn more or book your 45-minute session. WCDR members pay a discounted fee of $70.

 

July

Member Presented Workshops:
July 10 – Summer Day Camp for Grown-ups: Stop Stressing About Your Digital Photos – Blue Heron Books
July 17 – Summer Day Camp for Grown-ups: A Day of Soul Collage – Blue Heron Books
July 24 – Summer Day Camp for Grown-ups: Craft a Memories Necklace – Blue Heron Books
July 26-28 – Writescape’s Second Draft Bootcamp: 3-Day Editing Retreat with Gwynn Scheltema
July 31 – Summer Day Camp for Grown-ups: DIY Trash to Treasures! – Blue Heron Books

 

August

Member Presented Workshops:
August 7 – Summer Day Camp for Grown-ups: Drama Games – Blue Heron Books
August 14 – Summer Day Camp for Grown-ups: Hula-Doodle – Blue Heron Books
August 21 – Summer Day Camp for Grown-ups: A Left Brain/Right Brain Day of Writing – Blue Heron Books
August 24 – Writescape’s Woods, Water and Words: One-Day Writing Getaway with Gwynn Scheltema

 

September

September 7 – Writers’ Sanctuary with Sue Reynolds
September 8 – Writers’ Sanctuary with Sue Reynolds
Sept 18 – Dec 4 – Creative Writing Course with Tobin Elliott
September 21 – Rhymes at the ROM with James Dewar and Sue Reynolds
September 22 – Writers’ Sanctuary with Sue Reynolds
September 28 – Breaking Conflict – with Jessica Outram

 

November

Member Presented Workshops:
Produce Your Own Book Trailer – with Rich Helms

Member Presented Workshops:
November 2 – Psychology for Writers – with Jessica Outram
November 2 – It’s Not What You Earn – It’s What You Keep, with Gwynn Scheltema
November 16 – Writers’ Sanctuary with Sue Reynolds
November 22-24 – Writescape’s Turning Leaves Retreat at The Fern Resort in Orillia

 

December

Member-presented workshops:
December 14 – Inspiration and Creativity – with Jessica Outram
December 1 – Writers’ Sanctuary with Sue Reynolds
December 7 – Writers’ Sanctuary with Sue Reynolds