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5(3 reviews)
This mixed-level Writers' Room in Tooting is perfect for people who want to experiment with different forms and ideas and receive professional feedback.

Tooting

£15 pp

3 hour workshop

Beginner

What happens in this class?

Join Chalk the Sun on the first Saturday of every month for this drop in Writers' Room and get some professional insight into what you have been writing.

Topics vary from month to month and cover all aspects of creative writing from basic scene setting and character creating to more advanced topics such as handling voice and viewpoint or interweaving plot and theme.

Students can ask to cover specific areas like poetry or writing a radio play. Guest tutors such as crime novelist Claire McGowan or children's editor Simona Sideri sometimes teach these sessions.

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Things to remember

Bring a pen and notebook, tablet or laptop. Our 4th May workshop will be run by novelists and screenwriter Simon Lewis. It will be a practical workshop on story, plot and theme. If you have a brief story outline, elevator pitch, for your works in progress bring it to class…

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Latest Reviews
5(3 reviews)
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Nathan - September 21st
Had a great time with some fun and friendly people. The lesson was well structured and made us consider different ways we could describe an action our character was performing. I enjoyed that feedback came from everyone in the room and the social aspect that this promoted. I would consider going again in the future.
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Tara - June 9th
Creative class and a warm, welcoming atmosphere.
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Rianna - April 9th
Great session with Chalk the sun. Ardella is an awesome tutor and I would recommend this to everyone. Will be going again!
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Age Requirement

18

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Your Teacher
Teacher
Creative writing courses, sharing brilliant ideas with other imaginative people. Ardella Jones heads up a team of writers, editors and producers who teach creative writing with a difference. Tired of trying to teach creative writing courses in dreary Adult Education Institutions, she set up her own school with fellow writer Jo Hepplewhite where they could teach in a relaxed environment without the bureaucracy and next to a nice bar with comfy sofas. Chalk the Sun don’t just ‘thank the group for sharing’, they provide constructive criticism and inspiring tuition whether you want to experiment with fiction or drama for
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Class Location
The Trafalgar Arms
Tooting
148-156 Tooting High Street
SW17 0RT
London
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Nathan - September 21st
Had a great time with some fun and friendly people. The lesson was well structured and made us consider different ways we could describe an action our character was performing. I enjoyed that feedback came from everyone in the room and the social aspect that this promoted. I would consider going again in the future.
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Tara - June 9th
Creative class and a warm, welcoming atmosphere.
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Rianna - April 9th
Great session with Chalk the sun. Ardella is an awesome tutor and I would recommend this to everyone. Will be going again!