The Writers' Greenhouse

Gift vouchers for creative writing courses and workshops

Writers' Greenhouse vouchers: Christmas presents for writers
Photo of voucher with rhyme bookmarks, Story Circle postcards, and a small green notebook

Give a voucher for a writing course or workshop to the writer in your life, wrapped appropriately for a Christmas, birthday, or anniversary present.

The voucher can be for any amount or for a full writing course or workshop. You can select a course for them or let them choose, plus all the vouchers are transferable if they prefer another course.

All Christmas vouchers come gift-wrapped (if you wish), with a flyer listing the courses available, a batch of Story Circles postcards to play with, rhyming-cheatsheet bookmarks, and a tiny notebook.

Choose a course below, or make the voucher for any amount you prefer, and email Megan to order. (I've only listed courses whose dates are set; Imaginary Worlds and Story Elements will run again at some point in 2021.)

Starting Points250: Starting Points

An eight-week evening course to try out different forms of creative writing, develop writing skills, and explore creative practice. Next running in Feb–March 2020. Read more about it here.

Meddling with Poetry250: Meddling with Poetry

An eight-week evening course to try out a variety of types of poetry and poetic approaches. Next running May–June 2020. Read more about it here.

Summer of Writing Saturday workshopsFrom 70: Summer of Writing Workshops

Full-day workshops on Saturdays in August 2020, with the final selection of topics based on students' votes. Previous workshops include The Creative Well, Expanding your repertoire, Plotting your book, Magical realism, and Characters Unlike You. Workshops cost 70 for one, 65 each for two, and 60 each for three or more. Read more about them here.

Creative writing voucher for any amountAny amount of your choice

Give someone a voucher towards any creative writing course or workshop, of whatever amount you'd like.

The gift voucher comes brightly printed, beautifully wrapped, and posted to you. Vouchers aren't refundable but the value can be transfered to another Writers' Greenhouse course or workshop.

Email Megan to order a voucher.

Conservatory in daylight with tables set up Premise circles Felt-tips, grapes, sharpies, scissors, and sequins The conservatory at night with fairylights Collage of colourful decor for the magical realism workshop Three hands reaching in to brainstorm on one sheet Grapes and handouts on a table Tables, plants and paintings - the workshop space for summer workshops Handouts on pale yellow paper rolled and tucked into jars, with instructions tied on with string Writing on coloured post-it strips Collage of differently coloured handouts in jars and lying on the table Conservatory by night with fairylights, from a different angle Felt-tips, handouts, and several Tom Phillips style exercises in progress

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