Classes & Workshops


These Classes & Workshops are happening from today, forward.


Master Class with Rene Denfeld

April 01, 2017

Here is your chance to learn from acclaimed author Rene Denfeld, through a series of writing exercises and discussions that will help propel your writing forward. Registration required. Visit www.wab.org… View More »

Online Advanced Fiction Workshop

April 09, 2017
Instructor(s): Caedra Scott-Flaherty

If you have fiction-writing experience and want to sharpen your skills to create publishable short stories or novels, this course is for you. Each week we will review and practice… View More »

Beginner

Getting Started With Children’s Books, Part One

April 15, 2017
Instructor(s): Will Hubbell

Interested in writing for children? This seminar will get you started. Children’s author and illustrator Will Hubbell provides three hours of inspiration and information. Emphasis will be on the unique… View More »

Fiction Tool Kit

April 26, 2017
Instructor(s): Wendy Low

Whatever kind of stories you aspire to tell—whether from life experience or imagination, whether short or novel length, realistic or fantastical, for children or adults—you’ll want to discover the tools… View More »

Fictionalize This!

May 03, 2017
Instructor(s): Christopher Dehon

Make the step from journaling or story-telling to writing fiction. In this four-week class, students will learn how to transform material from their own lives into publishable short/flash fiction. There… View More »

Getting Started With Children’s Books, Part Two

May 06, 2017
Instructor(s): Will Hubbell

Have you written a children’s book? Are you considering writing one? Children’s author and illustrator Will Hubbell provides three hours of essential information on getting published for aspiring children’s authors.… View More »

Beginner Beginner Beginner

Advanced Fiction Workshop

May 20, 2017
Instructor(s): Kelsey Peterson

Designed for those with fiction writing experience, this class will help you develop your skills as a storyteller. With a focus on the short story, we will discuss key elements… View More »

Flash Fiction

June 07, 2017
Instructor(s): Christopher Dehon

Flash fiction generally means a very brief story, told in only a few hundred words. How does a person tell a complete story in such a compressed form? How can… View More »

You’re Gonna Go Far: A Primer for the YA Author

June 10, 2017
Instructor(s): Meags Downing

The Girl on Fire, The Runner, and The Shadowhunter. All three are at the forefront of the Young Adult genre. What made them popular? Simply put, their authors constructed them… View More »

Gell Summer Intensive

July 08, 2017

In these one-day intensive workshops, students will immerse themselves in the study of their chosen genre with some of the area’s top writers and teachers. This intensive includes four hours… View More »