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Creative Writing Webinar: Nightmares and Daydreams
Sunday 24th March 2019
Fears and phobias, wildest dreams and visions - what do 'Nightmares and Daydreams' mean to you? With the announcement of the latest theme for The Purple Breakfast Review, we're back on Sunday 24th March at 6.30pm with another creative writing webinar to help you generate some great ideas to submit for Issue 8, 'Nightmares and Daydreams'. https://wordsmithhq.co.uk/shop/wordsmith-webinar-nightmares-daydreams
a Pottery Masterclass with David Wright
Sunday 24th March 2019
The Clay Room Leicester
Local potter David Wright will be giving a demonstration and sharing his techniques. Sunday 24th March from 2.00pm at The Clay Room Leicester.
Modern Calligraphy – Bradgate Park
Tuesday 26th March 2019
Bradgate Park Visitor Centre
Come and learn Modern Calligraphy in the beautiful grounds of the Bradgate Park estate.
A perfect start to learning all the basic skills of this fabulous art, leaving you with the confidence to create your own stationery for all those special occasions – even weddings!
Work with different nibs and inks to see for yourself how different they are whilst mastering the technique needed to form the letters. https://www.bradgatepark.org/Event/calligraphy-with-jane-lappage-modern-calligraphy
SHOW + TELL w/ Pamela Clarkson + Atta Kwami
Thursday 28th March 2019
Modern Painters, New Decorators - Loughborough
Join us for an evening of talks by creatives based within the East Midlands who work on a national and international scale. Our guests will talk us through their recent projects and how they’ve found the opportunities to thrive in the area. To tie in with our current project, 'Kena Hetuna, Open & Closed' Show + Tell 4 will give you the chance to hear from Pamela Clarkson and Atta Kwami. www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/show-tell-4-a-creative-talk-night-tickets-56177690986
The Synopsis Surgery, Lecture and Workshop with Literary Agent Oliver Munson
Saturday 30th March 2019
Secular Hall, Leicester
You have finished your story, but what comes next? When you approach literary agents, you will need to present them with a submission package that includes a query letter, a sample of your manuscript and, of course, a synopsis. With practical advice, a question and answer session and workshop, https://www.writingschooleastmidlands.co.uk/product/the-synopsis-surgery-writing-lecture-and-workshop-with-oliver-munson/