Celtic Hearts Workshops!

The Craft of Critiquing Sept 1-30, 2016

The CRAFT OF CRITIQUING Sept 1 – 30 In the Craft of Critiquing, we'll learn to identify the missing ingredient that can make a scene fall flat, and develop the skill of restructuring the shape of a scene to give it a spellbinding zing. Become a master at assisting your critique partners in sharpening the impact of the scene you're dissecting without hurt feelings or bruised egos. Polish your own scenes to captivate readers and transform the pacing of your scenes from good to better to best. The Learn more [...]

Principles of website design for authors October 1-14, 2016

Principles of website design for authors Instructor:  Catherine Chant Dates: October 1-14, 2016 About the course: At the end of this workshop you will have a better understanding of what goes into making your author website more appealing and inviting to a visitor and thus more effective for promoting you and your work. This two-week workshop will cover the golden ratio of layout design, web fonts and web-safe colors, using white space, user interface considerations and website organization, Learn more [...]

Runes for Writers: Beginning the Journey October 3-31, 2016

OCTOBER 2016 Runes for Writers: Beginning the Journey October 3-31 Course Description: Runes for Writers is a fun new way to create the backstory of your characters, or to figure out how to get from one incident to the next. It’s perfect for plotters AND pantsers. Luckily for the latter, they can figure out how to get a character to that next moment by throwing a handful of stones! Mad will keep you involved with homework and hands-on use of runes for your own writing. You will even get to Learn more [...]