Sunday, September 17

Faith Based Writers Workshop & Screenwriting, 9:00am to 5:00pm lunch and snacks provided


DiAnn Mills 

 It's All About Character, 9:00am - 12:00pm

Writing the Christian Novel with Christy Award winner, DiAnn Mills. Christian fiction emerges the reader into any genre that embraces a character who solves a problem or reaches a goal through a Christian worldview. This workshop instructs the writer in the dynamics of showing a Christian character through a power-point led presentation and hands-on workshop.




Cynthia Ruchti

10 Essentials for the Aspiring Inspiring Writer, 1:15pm - 5:00pm

Writers need more than a fast word processing program, spare printer ink cartridges, and high speed internet. In this workshop, author, speaker, American Christian Fiction Writers' professional relations liaison, and literary agent Cynthia Ruchti will share what she considers essentials for the aspiring or veteran inspirational writer, including the role of writer affiliations like ACFW.

James Fite

Evolution of a Screenplay, 1:00pm - 2:50pm

From the initial idea, to final post production of the film.  The script takes a long journey to become what you see on the screen.  Learn how to prepare, write, then adapt where needed as the story on the pages evolves into a moving piece of art for the world to experience.  From script readings, storyboarding, on set changes and through the editing room process, discover that your screenplay becomes something much more than you might imagine.