Do you want to write children’s books, novels, nonfiction, screenplays, or memoirs? Come discover your writing niche and find your personal writing style in our literary arts classes.
Classes also available for teen writers.
Is your dream to become a screenwriter? Do you brainstorm script ideas or start writing but do not know what to do next? This class is the... More »
Become the cartoonist you always dreamed of in this introduction to the art of cartooning! For artists who aspire to (1) illustrate books, (... More »
Explore further your passion for Children's Book Illustration in this intermediate class. You will learn step by step how to create a childr... More »
This course analyzes popular sci-fi, fantasy, superhero and dystopian screen favorites to discover what makes them tick. Then we use these t... More »
The course is designed to help romantic storywriters who already have a love story idea in mind, whether they are beginners or experience... More »
Poetry is the language of emotion, giving voice to our experience with symbols, sounds and senses. It gives us permission to question—even... More »
Whether you’re a beginner, or have already published; whether you want to write for preschoolers, teens, or in-between, this is the class ... More »
In this course, students will focus on structuring the novel–often the most challenging part of novel-writing. Discover the three words th... More »
In this course, The New York Times best-selling author and veteran editor Philip Athans, gets into some seriously detailed techniques for cr... More »
Is writing a novel one of your life-long dreams? Join this 8 week class as it hooks up with 100,000 writers worldwide for National Novel Wr... More »
This course offers insight into the particular demands of the science fiction and fantasy genres from worldbuilding to magic & technology to... More »
We recall our pasts in fragments, so how can we turn random memories into structured narrative? We'll first analyze the works of writers an... More »
Unlock your natural literary voice, and see what it has to say. You will be surprised! We all have a spark of native genius. We sense it d... More »
How do you make your characters live through what they say and how they say it? In this class, The New York Times best-selling author and ve... More »
Do you have a completed draft novel? Wondering what to do next? This class walks writers through the novel revision process. In-class exerci... More »
Want targeted, one-on-one assistance with your writing? If you are working on a writing project or a book for either professional or person... More »
“Photography is such a democratic art form, everyone’s shooting with some kind of camera, and everybody can use more training. Whereas some people will never paint with oil, watercolor, or acrylic, we’re all photographers." Read more. . .