Writing Classes & Workshops

Classes at FoxTale are fun, therapeutic and a great way to express your creativity! All workshops and classes held at FoxTale Book Shoppe. For more information, contact FoxTale Book Shoppe at 770-516-9989 or sign up online below via PayPal.

Exercise Your Creative Muscles!


Creative Writing Boot Camp, Beth Hermes
Saturday, April 21, 1-4pm, $60

Being a writer takes COMMITMENT & CONFIDENCE…but first you need to figure out how to get out of your own way when it comes to turning nuggets into ideas, and ideas into written works.

That’s where FoxTale’s wildly popular CREATIVE WRITING BOOT CAMP comes in.  Using thought-provoking prompts, tips and tricks from the masters of the craft (Stephen King, Amy Tan, Natalie Goldberg, Elizabeth Berg & more), you’ll learn how to turn up the heat on your writing projects.

Just $60… Space is limited.  Call 770-516-9989

 


Creative Writing Boot Camp, Beth Hermes
Saturday, May 12, 10:30am-1:30pm, $60

Being a writer takes COMMITMENT & CONFIDENCE…but first you need to figure out how to get out of your own way when it comes to turning nuggets into ideas, and ideas into written works.

That’s where FoxTale’s wildly popular CREATIVE WRITING BOOT CAMP comes in.  Using thought-provoking prompts, tips and tricks from the masters of the craft (Stephen King, Amy Tan, Natalie Goldberg, Elizabeth Berg & more), you’ll learn how to turn up the heat on your writing projects.

Just $60… Space is limited.  Call 770-516-9989

 

 


Advanced Writing Workshop and Critique, Facilitated by Melanie Walker
Wednesdays, May 23 – July 18 (omitting 7/4), 6-7:30pm. $145 plus purchase of The 3 A.M. Epiphany

This class will help you bring a story in progress or a new work to fruition. We’ll focus on learning the tools of writing, like point of view, dialogue, tense, rhetoric, and tone. Each week, two writers will bring in their projects for critique, giving everyone an opportunity to showcase and improve their work. For those who want to tackle a story from start to finish, this is the class for you! 


Creative Writing Boot Camp, Beth Hermes
Saturday, June 9, 1-4pm, $60

Being a writer takes COMMITMENT & CONFIDENCE…but first you need to figure out how to get out of your own way when it comes to turning nuggets into ideas, and ideas into written works.

That’s where FoxTale’s wildly popular CREATIVE WRITING BOOT CAMP comes in.  Using thought-provoking prompts, tips and tricks from the masters of the craft (Stephen King, Amy Tan, Natalie Goldberg, Elizabeth Berg & more), you’ll learn how to turn up the heat on your writing projects.

Just $60… Space is limited.  Call 770-516-9989

 

 


Creative Writing Summer Camp (Grades 6-9), Beth Hermes
Tuesday, June 19 – Thursday June 21, 11am-2pm, $tbd

 


FoxTale Kids Writing Camp (Middle school-High school grades), Beth Hermes
Saturday, July 7, 11am-2pm, $60

 


Critique Workshop, Beth Hermes
Saturday, July 14, 1-4pm, $60

Workshop includes a brief lecture, critique and group discussion. Writers from all genres may bring up to 2000 words to share with the group for critique facilitated by Writing Instructor Beth Hermes. Don’t keep your writing hidden from the world! Sharing your work is the way to grow as a writer. This workshop will give you the opportunity to benefit from the writing and critique of others.

 


FoxTale Kids Writing Camp (Middle school-High school grades), Beth Hermes
Saturday, July 21, 11am-2pm, $60

 


Creative Writing Boot Camp, Beth Hermes
Saturday, August 18, 1-4pm, $60

Being a writer takes COMMITMENT & CONFIDENCE…but first you need to figure out how to get out of your own way when it comes to turning nuggets into ideas, and ideas into written works.

That’s where FoxTale’s wildly popular CREATIVE WRITING BOOT CAMP comes in.  Using thought-provoking prompts, tips and tricks from the masters of the craft (Stephen King, Amy Tan, Natalie Goldberg, Elizabeth Berg & more), you’ll learn how to turn up the heat on your writing projects.

Just $60… Space is limited.  Call 770-516-9989

 

 


Creative Writing Boot Camp, Beth Hermes
Saturday, September 15, 1-4pm, $60

Being a writer takes COMMITMENT & CONFIDENCE…but first you need to figure out how to get out of your own way when it comes to turning nuggets into ideas, and ideas into written works.

That’s where FoxTale’s wildly popular CREATIVE WRITING BOOT CAMP comes in.  Using thought-provoking prompts, tips and tricks from the masters of the craft (Stephen King, Amy Tan, Natalie Goldberg, Elizabeth Berg & more), you’ll learn how to turn up the heat on your writing projects.

Just $60… Space is limited.  Call 770-516-9989

 

 


The Artist’s Way Workshop, Beth Hermes
Saturday, September 22 – Saturday, October 27, 10:30am-12:30pm, $145, plus book

 

 

 


8-Week Creative Writing Workshop, Beth Hermes
Tuesday, September 18 – Tuesday, November 8, 6-7:30pm, $145, plus book

Instructor Beth Hermes brings to class a generous spirit and love of story that are contagious. If you are looking for inspiration and motivation to either begin a writing project or to take it to the finish line, this is the perfect environment for you. But don’t hesitate, because Beth’s classes always fill up quickly! Each session will include instruction, writing prompts and class sharing. Prepare to be motivated!

 

 


Critique Workshop, Beth Hermes
Saturday, October 13, 1-4pm, $60

Workshop includes a brief lecture, critique and group discussion. Writers from all genres may bring up to 2000 words to share with the group for critique facilitated by Writing Instructor Beth Hermes. Don’t keep your writing hidden from the world! Sharing your work is the way to grow as a writer. This workshop will give you the opportunity to benefit from the writing and critique of others.

 

 


2018 Anthology Entry Deadline (2018 Workshop/Class Participants)
Saturday, October 13


Creative Writing Boot Camp, Beth Hermes
Saturday, November 10, 1-4pm, $60

Being a writer takes COMMITMENT & CONFIDENCE…but first you need to figure out how to get out of your own way when it comes to turning nuggets into ideas, and ideas into written works.

That’s where FoxTale’s wildly popular CREATIVE WRITING BOOT CAMP comes in.  Using thought-provoking prompts, tips and tricks from the masters of the craft (Stephen King, Amy Tan, Natalie Goldberg, Elizabeth Berg & more), you’ll learn how to turn up the heat on your writing projects.

Just $60… Space is limited.  Call 770-516-9989

 

 


Creative Writing Boot Camp, Beth Hermes
Saturday, December 8, 1-4pm, $60

Being a writer takes COMMITMENT & CONFIDENCE…but first you need to figure out how to get out of your own way when it comes to turning nuggets into ideas, and ideas into written works.

That’s where FoxTale’s wildly popular CREATIVE WRITING BOOT CAMP comes in.  Using thought-provoking prompts, tips and tricks from the masters of the craft (Stephen King, Amy Tan, Natalie Goldberg, Elizabeth Berg & more), you’ll learn how to turn up the heat on your writing projects.

Just $60… Space is limited.  Call 770-516-9989