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ENERGY INK PRESENTS “How to be a Freelance Writer”

February 20, 2016 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Hallet Oak Gallery
February 20, 2016 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

“How to be a Freelance Writer” will be the topic for Saturday, February 20, ”Lunch & Learn” at the Hallet Oak Gallery. The presenter is Jeannie Stell, founder and president of Energy Ink, a partnership of writers, editors, editors, graphic artists and website developers who provide outsourced media products and services. With 25 years of experience as a writer and editor, Stell will discuss how writers can specialize in a market sector, find clients, and process articles and press releases. She will make suggestions on freelance writing rates. She will entertain questions from both freelance writers and those who want to become freelance writers who want to learn the “tricks of the trade.”

Registration for the “Lunch and Learn” is 11:00-11:30 AM on Saturday, February 20th. The fee of $20 includes a boxed lunch. Persons may preregister by February 18th for $15 for individual tickets or $12 each for two or more tickets. Persons registering after 11:30 are welcome but must bring their own lunch, and the fee is $20. For advanced registration, please leave a message at 361-217-7030 or email venue@halletoakgallery.com. Seating is limited, but registration will be available at the door on the day of the event if space allows.

About Hallet Oak Gallery

The Hallet Oak Gallery, a Texas historical venue for art, business, education and entertainment, is located in the historic Kahn and Stanzel Building on the square in Hallettsville. For more information on classes at the Gallery, see the Calendar of Events at the www.halletoakgallery.com or visit the Hallettsville Chamber of Commerce website at www.hallettsville.com. Cultural Arts events in 2016 are funded by the City of Hallettsville and supported by Dr. Betty Edwards, and Friends.

About Jeannie Stell

Jeannie Stell, president of Energy Ink, is an award-winning writer and ghostwriter of original articles for publication and provides editing services to clients with self-authored articles. She has chaired and co-produced more than a dozen successful conferences and is a fee-based speaker for the energy industry. Her work is widely published in print and online, in several languages, and has been noted in white papers by organizations as varied as the U.S. Geological Survey, Microsoft and the Iranian National Oil Co., among others. Stell retired from Hart Energy Publishing in July 2012 at the age of 55, as editor in chief of Midstream Business magazine, after 25 years as a writer.

About Energy Ink
Formed in 2012, Energy Ink is a partnership of talented and experienced writers, editors, graphic artists and website developers who work together to provide outsourced media products and services. The firm was formed in response to the energy industry’s demand for freelance and contract personnel to create company profiles, articles, executive Q&As, press releases and notices of safety, bid and excellence awards, and to enhance brand recognition and support stock value in volatile business environments.

For more information visit www.halletoakgallery.com.

-Lois Weiss, Writer for the Arts –


February 20, 2016
11:30 am - 1:00 pm


Hallet Oak Gallery


Hallet Oak Gallery
115 N Main St.
Hallettsville, TX 77964 United States
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