Self Publish Workshop Series


Regrettably this workshop series has been cancelled.


Announcing an exciting mix and match workshop series for authors interested in Self Publishing.

The series consists of 4 workshops—you can take one, two, three or all four.

Workshop 1 – Create a professional book layout using MS Word tools (May 4 & 11)

In this 2 Saturday module we cover the MS Word tools you need to make your book look really professional, common mistakes to avoid, and the specific Word techniques you need to know.

Workshop 2 – Creating a professional book cover. (May 18)

In this module we look at what you need to know to make an effective cover that will both reflect and sell your book. We will be using MS Word to create the cover.

Workshop 3 – How to publish your book through Amazon.  (June 1)

Publishing on demand is the most effective option for self-publishers. In this module we focus on just what you need to do to publish your book through Amazon’s CreateSpace POD service.

Workshop 4 – Creating a website to promote and sell you book.  (June 8 & 15)

Your success as a self-publisher it depends on getting known. In this 2-day workshop we go step by step through designing a website to promote and sell your books.


  • This is a hands on course, bring your laptop (you can also attend without a laptop).
  • The individual workshops run from 10 – 12 on Saturdays at the Unity in Action Church, 1630 Edinburgh St, New Westminster
  • The cost is $30 per day.