Creative Writing Workshop: Starting Out

Marketplace Theatre, Armagh
26 July 2021
2:30 pm
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3 x two-hour workshop sessions with award-winning writer Heather Richardson

Workshop Description

Have you always wanted to write creatively but not known where to start? Or perhaps you have plenty of ideas, but aren’t sure how to shape them into stories or poems? In these beginner-friendly workshops you’ll learn how to find inspiration in unexpected places. You’ll try out different types of writing, learn about creating memorable characters, and help your ideas on their journey from your imagination to the page.

Workshop Dates

This workshop will be hosted in the Marketplace Theatre, Armagh on the following dates. Your £66 fee covers all three workshop sessions.

  • Monday 26th July 2021, 1430hrs to 1630hrs
  • Tuesday 27th July 2021, 1430hrs to 1630hrs
  • Thursday 29th July 2021, 1430hrs to 1630hrs


Heather Richardson

Heather’s fiction, poetry and creative nonfiction has been published in magazines in the UK, Ireland, Europe and Australia.  As a visual artist, she combines words and textiles to explore memory and history.  She has published two novels, Magdeburg, and Doubting Thomas and won the Brian Moore Short Story Award, 2000. 

Supported by The Open University.

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John Hewitt Society

The John Hewitt Society is a not-for-profit, charitable status, limited liability company | Charity Reg No NIC102629 Company No NI041294


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