Workshops

Creating Video Content

Thursday – 16 November 2017
Time: 6pm – 7.30pm

Cat will be hosting/teaching a class on creating video reviews and video content that can be uploaded to social media and also used on websites (including the shop website) via YouTube sharing. This class is open to the authors who have books in our store (this is one of the ‘new contract promotion’ opportunities we’ve talked about).

Cost: $80 per person (includes tea, coffee, and notes)
Spaces are limited to 8.
Please register ahead of time by phoning or emailing the shop:
Email: writersplotreadersread@outlook.com
Phone: 04 5284549

How to approach literary agents and publishers

TBA
1.30 pm – 3.30 pm
Held at the Writers Plot Readers Read Bookshop, 893 Ferguson Dr, Upper Hutt.
Cost: $60 per person (refreshments provided)

Written or writing a book/novel, fiction, short story collection, non-fiction … then this ‘next step’ workshop is for you –

Workshop covers: Writing query letters, synopses, and log lines, putting together a submission pack, researching agents and publishers = how not to get ripped off.

Navigating self-publishing

TBA -Saturday
1.30 pm to 4 pm
Held at the Writers Plot Readers Read Bookshop, 893 Ferguson Dr, Upper Hutt.
Cost: $60 per person (refreshments provided)

Workshop covers: Using createspace, formatting tips and tricks, looking at self publishing tools.

Speech Writing Workshop

1 1/2 hour workshop on request.
Held at the Writers Plot Readers Read Bookshop, 893 Ferguson Dr, Upper Hutt.
Cost: $25 per person (refreshments provided)

Workshop covers: Wedding speeches; Toasts for special occasions; Award events and more. Ideas on how to start; what needs to be said; an interactive session to try out some different styles to feel confidently prepared before you speak at your event.

LIMITED NUMBERS FOR ALL WORKSHOPS. Registration essential.

Please register at the shop, by phone or by email.
Bring your laptop, tablet, Macbook, or pen and paper.
There will be handouts or PDF’s of the notes on the day.

If registering by email please put  the name of the Workshop as the subject.

Our email address is: writersplotreadersread@outlook.com

Or phone: 04 5284549

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One Response to Workshops

  1. Learned some interesting facts. Sad we were only two attending. Thanks to Cat for the information.

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