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Tuesday, 25 February 2020, 07:00 am -
09:00 pm
Magnet Galleries Melbourne
19 Wharf St
Docklands, Melbourne 3005 Australia

With author and journalist, Jeanette Leigh.

For writers of all levels, even beginners, who want to learn the secrets of writing compelling fiction and non-fiction. Author and journalist, Jeanette Leigh (ex-Age Newspaper), will kick-start your creativity, whether you need to refresh your skills, embark on the story you’re burning to write, record a family history, or write about your business expertise.

Set in the fabulous Magnet Galleries, the centre for top photography, Jeanette offers 2 x 2hr workshops where you’ll learn about;

  • Finding your voice and igniting your creativity
  • The ingredients of a good story
  • How not to be didactic – Show rather than tell
  • Standing out – flair, tone, style
  • Editing

Jeanette promises;

  • That it will be fun – Wine will help
  • That you will write

What to bring;

  • Laptop or more conventional writing equipment
  • Your own water (I’ll provide wine and nibbles)
  • A sense of adventure

About Jeanette

Jeanette Leigh is a journalist, author, corporate writer and blogger. Her work featured in major Australian newspapers including The Age (columnist and feature writer, 15yrs), and Herald Sun, as well as magazines. To date she’s authored six books; four on health, a memoir (ghosted), and a biography. Currently she’s writing a book on Australia’s premier comedians. Comedy features large in her work but she gets serious too.

Cost: $200 for 2x2hr sessions – Early bird discount $160 for payment by Feb 15
Numbers are limited. Bookings are essential. To book call 0431 179 998, or book online at www.jeanetteleighwriter.com

Source:: www.jeanetteleighwriter.com

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