Creative Writing for Beginners Workshop

Creative Writing for Beginners Workshop

This four-week course will offer participants the knowledge and tools to begin writing fiction for pleasure and creative stimulation.

About the event

Designed for literature enthusiasts, budding writers and those who simply seek a creative outlet, the course will explore the fundamental principles of planning and writing fiction, using the artistic environment of the gallery to inspire discussion and content.

No prior experience of writing is required, instead participants need only to have motivation, enthusiasm and creativity.

The course will be structured as follows:

  • Week One: Genre, structure and setting - 29th September
  • Week Two: Characterisation - 6th October
  • Week Three: Plot construction and form - 13th October
  • Week Four: Audience and context - 20th October


If you wish to enquire about tickets for this workshop, please contact the gallery.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Phone: Blue and Berry Art Gallery on 01625 861183

About the tutor

The course will be run by Sarah Manning, an experienced teacher of English Language, Literature and History, whose previous roles include delivering educational and curatorial programmes at the National Theatre and the British Museum, alongside teaching in schools in both London and the North West.