Members’ Events

Sunday, July 29, 2012, 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm 

Writing Workshop & Art Collage with Marlene Cullen 

Cost: $25 pre-registration; $30 at the door

Location: The Sunflower Center, 1435 No. McDowell Blvd, Petaluma, in the Redwood Business Park, behind Applebee’s.

Registration:  Marlene Cullen, [email protected] or 707-762-6279

Complete information:

Saturday, August 4, 1:00 to 4:00

Mary Ames Mitchell

Book Cover Design Workshop
Tips, tricks and no-nos for designing your own book cover

The workshop will cover how to:

  • Choose the appropriate typefacesChoose a book cover image or have it create
  • Choose what items to place on a cover and understand their size relationship
  • Choose a color scheme
  • Place everything on the page so that the book will sell itself off the bookshelf as well as off the Amazon page.
  • Make sure the marketing materials match the book cover
  • Get feedback from other participants on  ideas or current cover (if desired)

Workshop cost is $30 for the three-hour session and is limited to eight per session. First paid, first placed.

The workshop will be held at 123 Picnic Avenue, San Rafael, CA 94901. Call 415 828 4895 for more information or sign up using PayPal at:

Jumpstart Writing With Marlene Cullen at Copperfield’s Books

Located at 140 Kentucky Street, Petaluma, Tuesdays, 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm, 4 weeks for $60. And Jumpstart at the Petaluma Community Center 320 Tuesdays, 9:30 am to 11:30 am. 4 weeks for $60.For precise info visit Marlene’s website here.

Quick Start Writing Workshops by Pat Tyler

Thursdays, 9:30 – 11:30 am, Sept. thru June, Rohnert Park Community Center; for more info contact [email protected], 707-696-9640,

Second Step and PenGrove Revision Workshops

The Second Step Workshops (8 week sessions), Sun. 4-6pm, Penngrove, with Ana Manwaring, info [email protected], or 415-827-1468.

PenGrove Revision Workshops, On-going facilitated revision groups for long fiction, new session starts June 8, meets 2nd and 4th Tue, 10am-1pm info, 415-827-1468.

To have your event posted on this page, contact:  [email protected]
You must be a Redwood Writers member and provide the following information:
Basic:  Time, place, description no more than 50 words with link for more info
Optional:  jpg file no larger than 300 pixels. The editor requires two weeks lead time.

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