What We Do
Boulder Writing Studio offers workshops, editorial services, community events, and youth programs for writers in Boulder and its neighboring communities. Our services include:
WORKSHOPS in fiction, screenwriting, creative nonfiction, personal essay & poetry for beginning through advanced writers.
o Intro workshops introduce the fundamentals of a particular genre and help new writers discover their strongest voice and form
o Ongoing workshops offer constructive support and feedback for writers furthering their craft on works-in-progress
o Advanced workshops help writers tackle challenges unique to their style and form, and support writers completing full-length works
ONE-ON-ONE CONSULTATIONS for writers developing, revising or completing a manuscript
EDITORIAL SERVICES for writers refining or completing a project for personal or professional use, or for publication
YOUTH MENTORING for young writers working on senior projects, college essays or creative writing portfolios
COMMUNITY EVENTS—craft talks, author readings, and social gatherings that bring Boulder’s writing community together for camaraderie, support, and professional development.
The Studio Experience
Boulder Writing Studio offers top-notch creative experiences for writers at every stage of their career. Here’s what you can expect:
Intimate: Our class sizes are intentionally small. Your work receives the attention it deserves, supported by a close-knit group of fellow writers.
Individualized: Whether you’re taking Intro to Fiction or Advanced Screenplay, class readings and discussions are tailored to your individual needs, and the challenges and opportunities of your particular project.
Progressive: From introductory courses to craft sessions with bestselling authors, our workshops and events offer the equivalent of a home-grown MFA—one you can afford and take at your own pace.
Committed: Writing takes time. We’re here to give you the tools and guidance you need to evolve as a writer, from absolute beginner to seasoned professional.
Community: All of the above, in a network of fellow writers, authors, agents, editors, and mentors deeply committed to your work, and to Boulder’s thriving literary arts community.