Workshops are a great way to engage students, professionals, and aspiring writers at all stages of their career. Contact me if you would like to bring one of these workshops to your next student event, professional development training, or conference engagement.
Workshops can be customized for teams—delivered sequentially or as a coordinated series. Oftentimes workshops are 2-3 hours.
HUMOR WRITING IN DARK TIMES
Ever imagined yourself writing a comedy show, comic strip or just want to flex your funny bone? Then this workshop is for you! With hands-on activities designed to make even the not-so-funny, funny, this dynamic workshop is great for organizational team building, student organizations, or professionals who want to explore humor writing.
Learn how to craft a joke
Understand different kinds of humor and how to find your voice within them
Discover the benefits of humor
Be able to share your unique POV on any topic
CREATING A COMIC BOOK FROM SCRATCH
Do you have an idea for a comic book but don't know where to start? In this workshop, we will discuss the steps needed to develop a comic book from concept to finished product. By examining how to use character development, world building, and conflict, the class will provide a formula for writing scripts.
Learn story structure for comic books
Be able to break down the roles of a writer, illustrator, inker, and colorist
Receive tools to build your team
HOW TO CREATE A WEB SERIES: FROM SCRIPT TO SEASON
You've shared your vision with your closest friends, edited your script a gaggle of times, and imagined what your web series would look like on screen. Now what?
This workshop provides the tools needed to produce an entire web series. From casting, budgeting, location scouting, developing a shooting schedule, to preparing script read throughs, you will be equipped with plug and play templates to organize your entire production.
NOTE: This workshop focuses on the production side of creating your web series. If you're interested in script development, How to Create A Comic Book From Scratch course delves into that process in detail.