Editing with Claire Bradshaw


Saturday, 16th May


Members price: $55 ($50 + $5 GST)
Non-members price: $77 ($70 + $7 GST)

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As a passionate editor and proofreader with a super-keen eye for detail, Claire Bradshaw can teach you how to refine pieces of writing until they’re picture-perfect and ready for publication. Come along with your near-complete manuscript and let Claire help you begin the editing stage. The course will follow a dual approach, separated into two parts:

Part 1 – Self-editing

  • Why it’s important to know how to edit your own work
  • How to take a structured approach to editing a manuscript draft
  • Working with beta readers/critique partners as part of the self-edit process
  • Top tips for self-editing

Part 2 – Professional editing

  • When do you need a professional editor?
  • The types of editorial services out there (manuscript assessments, structural editing, copyediting, proofreading) and deciding which one you need
  • The process of finding and working with an editor – what to expect and tips

Date: 16th May

Time: 10am – 1pm

Location: Wickham – exact address will be provided after you book

What to bring: lunch, writing material, warm clothing as the room is large (there is airconditioning).

Parking: available in the carpark on corner of Honeysuckle Dr and Hannell St

Public Transport: the venue is a 3 minute walk from Newcastle Interchange

Additional information

Membership Status

HWC Member, Non-Member