Creative Writing Workshops
in South Orange, Maplewood and Summit!
SUMMER SESSIONS: July 9-August 19
Our innovative approach uses movement, music, role-playing, tactile observation and group dynamics to actively engage children in the creative experience of writing.
Storytellers Circle (K-2nd grade)
POP-UP BOOKS! (1st-3rd grade) NEW!
Story Magic (3rd-5th grade)
A Picture's Worth 1,000 Words! (3rd-6th grade) (story-making through images and words) NEW!
Story Magic II (5th-7th grade)
For Boys Only! (3rd-6th grade)
Out of this World! (4th-6th grade) (Sci-fi, Fantasy and more!)
Teen Writers Circles
The Young Storymakers (by invitation or submission only – for kids who can’t stop writing!)
Morning & evening classes, mixed genre and specialized workshops. Ongoing critique, companionship and inspiration move each writer toward their own best work.
Mastering the Children’s Picture Book - NEW!
Race to the Finish: Completing Your Novel - NEW!
Writing for Young Adults - NEW!
Classes held at:
19 Scotland Road, South Orange, NJ
426 Springfield Avenue, Summit, NJ
The Writers Circle Speaker Series
July 8 - Part I: “Decisions… Decisions…”
August 5 - Part II: "Plug & Play"
with Heidi Sussman
Two Sundays, 2-4 PM
Sparkhouse Studio, 19 Scotland Road, South Orange, NJ
As the publishing industry evolves, it’s never been easier to self-publish. Whether you’re looking to create a printed book or E-Reader, you can produce a professional quality product with online print-on-demand companies, tools, and a few basic principles of book design. Learn the ins and outs of self-publishing as you gain knowledge about style and format options as well as how to use typography and illustration, and the importance of proper image preparation for reproduction purposes. Whether you’ve written a novel, a collection of short stories or poetry, or have a compilation of photos, you’ll learn what’s needed to make your creations come to life in print.
SPECIAL - Save 10% if you register for Part I & II together!