Craft the Perfect Query Letter

Craft The Perfect Query Letter in 3 Hours

Join Kelly Wallace for a three-hour class for writers to focus on honing and crafting a query letter for literary agents January 12, 2013. 

Participants will learn how to:

  • Craft a query letter to a literary agent
  • Use social media to promote your writing
  • Market your work in new and old-school ways


By the end of each 3-hour session, you’ll have:

  • A completed query letter
  • Ideas for where to send your letter
  • A network of support
  • Know the next steps to continue your good work


Important Details

Saturday, January 12

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Attic Institute

4232 SE Hawthorne Boulevard, Portland, Oregon

$59.00, payable in advance using the registration form below.


Cocktail Party

Follow-up cocktail party at the Press Club, 2621 SE Clinton St., in February to share their finished query letter and/or success stories.  Price of admission to the cocktail party: finished query letter. Date TBD.


About Kelly

This class is led by Kelly Wallace, who owns and operates the Writers Boot Camp West. She was a Hawthorne Fellow ‘12 at The Attic Institute and a member of the Pinewood Table writer’s group led by Stevan Allred and Joanna Rose.

For more information, please contact Kelly at (503) 575-5104 or by email at


Craft the Perfect Query Letter

After you click “register,” you will be taken to PayPal to purchase your ticket. If you do not have a PayPal account, please check out as guest. This charge will appear as “Writers Boot Camp West.”

After you complete you payment, you will receive a request in your inbox to join our email list. You must confirm your email in order to receive your registration confirmation.

Please print your registration confirmation and bring it with you on January 12.

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Cancellation Policy

As part of our efforts to maintain small class sizes, we request a commitment to the space reserved for you upon registration. Thus, if you need to cancel or transfer a workshop for any reason, the following refund schedule applies.

Two to four weeks before class start:
100% refund available

One week before class start:
50% refund available

48 hours or less before class start:
No refunds available

If you have any questions or concerns about the policy, please feel free to contact us.