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Free online writing conference for young people

16th Jun 20

Don't forget to sign up for StoryCon - the free, annual creative writing and illustration online conference for young people in Scotland, Thursday 18 to Friday 19 June, organised by Scottish Booktrust.

StoryCon is for teenagers aged 13-19 who are based in Scotland, and who love writing, drawing and being creative

This year's Storycon is offering a range of workshops with the kind of professional writers, poets, and illustrators you want to hear from. Brush up on your skills or learn something completely new.

You can sign up now to take part in these amazing FREE workshops running 18-19 June:

Patrice Lawrence: Character Building

Alan Bissett: Writing Dialogue

Nadine Aisha Jassat: Writing in 'Your Voice'

Henry Bell: Editing Poetry and Prose

Gary Erskine: Building Worlds with Illustration

Lucy Ribchester: Plotting Your Work

PM Freestone: Worldbuilding and Fantasy

Plus amazing how-to videos from:

Juno Dawson
Akemi Dawn Bowman
Frank Quitely
Catherine Simpson
Dean Atta
Oliver Emanuel
Matthew Fitt (Scots)
Mairi MacLeod (Gaelic)
Tim Armstrong (Gaelic)

Find out how to sign up here:

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