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One Day Halloween workshop with the Blank Canvas Art Academy
Tuesday 29th October - 10am - 2pm

Introduction to Fiction Writing with Sheila Quealey

Day Time Course 

Commencing Wednesday 18th Sept - 2pm – 4pm

This 6-week course will focus on learning the basic elements of fiction writing. The course will suit beginners and the more established writer looking to structure their work.

In a supportive, engaging environment, come along and learn how to get started writing that story you always wanted to tell.

The Course Will Include:

Identify and understand the basic elements of storytelling: Plot, Conflict, Resolution and Character.

Character: The role of character in the story and how to develop 3D characters.

Conflict: Types of and implications for conflict as the key.

Setting: Developing meaningful setting in the short story.

Language: Mean what you say, say what you mean.

Dialogue:   Explore the function of dialogue in a story.

Show Don’t Tell: Principles and practice.

Emotions: Learning how to develop emotion in your characters.

Fee €90

Monthly Advanced Creative Writing Workshops with Sheila Quealey

This is an initiative for writers who need extra, detailed attention to their work before submitting it for competitions/publication. The workshop will be hands-on, productive and focused. Each writer will submit a work-in-progress in advance of the workshop, on time, on an agreed schedule for critique and feedback.

The workshops are monthly and each participant will be required to read and comment on work by other writers in the group prior to attending each session.

The writer will get both peer feedback and a professional inline critique of one piece of their work.

Group sizes are limited so booking is essential.

Saturday, September 21st

Saturday, October 19th

Saturday, November 16th

Saturday, December 14th

10.30am - 12.30pm

Fee €100

Children's Pop Choir with Lisa Finn commencing September 
Tuesday 17th September
Fee €100
12 Week Course finishing Tuesday 17th December with performance 

(No class Tuesday 29th October & 5th November) 



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