Sessions For Sign Up

We will let you know as soon as possible when the extra sessions will be available for sign up. You must have a 2020 Creative Ink Festival pass in order to sign up. Stay tuned for the sign up start date! Descriptions of the sessions are below. We may be adding more options for 2020.

To sign up email Stephanie Galay - sgalay.cif@gmail.com. Please see specifications for the session you are signing up for below. Pass holders may sign up for one spot per available type of session. (One blue pencil, one red pencil, one kaffeeklatsch, one pitch). If spots are available at the event, pass holders can then sign up for more.

All available Pros and their available times will be on the program grids. You will be able to find their bios on the PRESENTER PAGE.

*Please note, the program grid is still subject to change but you will be notified if any changes affect your appointment.

Blue Pencil Session

This is your opportunity to sit down with an industry professional for fifteen minutes, to share your work and receive immediate feedback. Bring three pages of your best work (double-spaced). The pro will read your work and give their input. You may also want to bring your questions about troubles you're having with the piece. Blue Pencils must be signed up for ahead of time via email. All available Pros and their available times are on the PROGRAM GRID. You can find their bios on the PRESENTER PAGE. Please let Stephanie know your top THREE choices and we will do our best to get you in with one of them.

You must have a 2019 Pass to sign up for a spot. 

 

Red Pencil Session

This is your opportunity to send in your three pages of your best work (double-spaced) ahead of time, to then sit down with an industry professional for ten minutes to receive feedback. Once you sign up via email, send Stephanie your pages by March 1st, 2019 to be passed along to your chosen author. You may also want to bring your questions or any troubles you're having with the piece. All available Pros and their available times are on the PROGRAM GRID. You can find their bios on the PRESENTER PAGE. Please let Stephanie know your top THREE choices and we will do our best to get you in with one of them.

You must have a 2019 Pass to sign up for a spot. 

 

Kaffeeklatch

This is a chance to sit down with our Guests of Honour to have coffee (or tea, or water!) and chat in a more intimate setting. Numbers will be limited to keep the group small. Bring your questions. 

You must have a 2019 Pass to sign up for a spot.

 

Pitches

This is your chance to pitch your work to publishers and editors. 2019 Pitch Sessions are listed below. Please let Stephanie know your top THREE choices and we will do our best to get you in with one of them.

JM Landels-Managing Editor, PULP Literature

Stacey Kondla-Agent, The Rights Factory

Sylvia Taylor-Editor, SylviaTaylor.ca

Ellen Michelle, Constellate Publishing *time slots to be added to grid

You must have a 2019 Pass to sign up for a spot.