Course Catalog

Creative Writing Scribes GRADES 7-8

Explore the treasures of poetry and prose with instructors JP and Arianne! In this one-week Scribes session, your days will be full of writing activities that stretch your mind and let your words take flight. Read, write, and brainstorm. Doodle and draw; write and edit; cut and paste. In Scribes, you’ll look at and listen to the world in new ways, share your work, and be a part of a supportive creative community. All skill levels welcome.

This camp will be held online using a combination of Zoom and Google Classroom.

Full tuition for this camp is $450

90% tuition is $405 

60% tuition is $270 

30% tuition is $135 

If you’d like to pay on the sliding scale, or make a donation for another student to attend Scribes, please call 206-322-7030 or email to register. Full scholarships are also available by application.

Instructor: JP Kemmick and Arianne True

Grade: 7-8

Location: ONLINE

Duration: One week

Term: Scribes 2020

Start Date: 08/10/2020

End Date: 08/14/2020

Days of the Week: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Time: 10:00 am – 3:00 pm PDT

Maximum Class Size: 20

"Creative Writing Scribes GRADES 7-8" has already started. Registration is closed.

JP Kemmick and Arianne True

JP Kemmick grew up in Billings, Montana. He has been working as a youth writing mentor across the Northwest for over a decade. He holds an MFA in fiction from the University of Montana and is currently at work on a novel about love, cults, and tunneling to the center of the planet. When not writing and reading, he's usually on a bike.

Arianne True (Choctaw, Chickasaw) is a queer poet and folk artist from Seattle. Besides the Hugo House, Arianne has taught and mentored with Writers in the Schools (WITS) and YouthSpeaks Seattle, and is a proud alum of Hedgebrook and of the MFA program at the Institute of American Indian Arts.

See current classes >