Writing Workshops 2021

Four Week Course – Creative Writing – Starting Out, Starting Again with Diana Pearce (May)

Spotlight Picture Books with Lesley Gibbes (June)

Writing History with Katrina Kittel and Christine Bramble (July)

Memoir writing with David Kelly (August)

Writing Other Worlds with Justine Ettler (September)

Poetry Masterclass with Toby Fitch (October)


Completed Workshops

What does it mean to be culturally capable?

Cultural Capacity Training with Cherie Johnson from Speaking In Colour

Creative Writingstart the year with this general writing course

From Character Development to Plot with Pamela Freeman (March)

Self Publishing with Graham Davidson (April)

Playwriting with Hilary Bell (May)

HWC Members, Check out 'Writing News' in the main menu for the current writing contest


2020 program

February: Creative Writing

March: Travel Writing with Walter Mason

May: Editing with Claire Bradshaw

June: Memoir Writing with Susan Francis

July: Poetry Workshop with Ross Gillett

September: Writing for Children with Tim Harris

November: Writing Masterclass with Jaye Ford and Fiona McArthur


Postponed until further notice:

First Wednesday each month, 3-5pm

Live Readings at Newcastle Art Gallery – all welcome – free event

Spectate or participate – share a poem, story, opinion piece, script or song. Cash prizes awarded.