CREATIVE WRITING CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS.
WriteFest 2014 Creative Writing Conference held at Aberdeen University organised by Aberdeen Libraries over two days September 2014. Working with advanced higher pupils on--Playwriting.
Advanced Higher Creative Writing Conference held at Edinburgh
University, 2013. Working with students from Edinburgh and beyond. Playwriting.
Northern Writes Conference: Workshops over one day Kings College Aberdeen 2009 and 2010. Working with students from High Schools in the Aberdeen area. Playwriting and Fiction.
Brechin High School: Creative Writing Day, working with Primary and High School students from the High School catchments area 2009/2010. Playwriting and fiction.
Tutor: Writers from Craigmillar 2012/2013
Mentor: member of Scottish Borders CABN mentoring scheme 2013.
Mentor: Clackmannanshire Residency--over fifty individual writers ranging from those starting out writing, to others more experienced.
Winter Words Festival: Workshops held over a three day period. Pitlochry Theatre 2010 Fiction.
TYPES OF WORKSHOPS
Workshops for both adults and young people on a variety of subjects including:
Fiction-including Flash Fiction
Writing and performance skills.
Writing for Children
Comic Book Script
I have ran workshops in a variety of organisations, these include
Mental Health Organisations.
Physical Disabilty Groups.
As part of my Readers In Residence post I ran a series of storytelling events for ages 7yrs-11yrs.