Lyric Writing with Rachael Inwood

One Day Creative Courses – Half Term 2023

Photograph by Louise Smith

Wednesday 15 February 2023

Session 1
10.30 am–12.30 pm (8–12 year olds)

Session 2
1.30 - 3.30 pm (13–16 year olds)


Please read our Booking Terms and Conditions below carefully before booking.

* We offer a limited number of spaces on each course at a 30% discount for those in receipt of income support such as Universal Credit and Carers Allowance. Please contact us directly for to obtain a discount code to apply at checkout. (Proof of eligibility required).

Who is this class suitable for?
No experience required. This workshop is adaptable to different abilities. We kindly ask that you contact us inform of any accessibility needs at the time of booking.

Children/young people do not need to be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

What will be covered in the class?
Join local songwriter and musician Rachael Inwood this half term as she guides you though her top tips for writing your very own song lyrics. The session will start by exploring some collage and making techniques using the theme of ‘Home’ to inspire our compositions. Before learning some literary tools to help express ideas in lyrics for a song or poem.

What will participants leave the class with?
Participants will finish the course with an understanding of crafting lyrics for a song or poem.

What will participants need to bring? 
All materials and equipment are provided.

Art Studio. The art studio is situated at the top of a flight of stairs. Tools are all light and accessible. Work benches are not currently height adjustable.

Rachael Inwood is a songwriter, musician, workshop leader and instrumental teacher based in Milton Keynes. Rachael believes that everyone is musical and creative. She has been leading music workshops for the last seven years and has written and released her own songs and regularly collaborate with other songwriters.

Booking Terms and Conditions
Completing your booking with Milton Keynes Arts Centre signifies your agreement to the below terms of Refunds and Cancellation. All profits support our annual programme of exhibitions, events and charitable outreach projects.

Bookings are non-refundable and only transferable at the discretion of Milton Keynes Arts Centre. Any workshops that you are unable to attend cannot be refunded and cannot be reallocated.

Courses may be rescheduled/cancelled by Milton Keynes Arts Centre if the minimum number of required students is not met. Notification of a possible reschedule/cancellation will be sent to students three-working days before the first workshop of the term, in this instance only will refunds be issued in full if a course is rescheduled/cancelled.
Photographs and/or video will be taken during this workshop
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