All Classes meet at
The Teen Storytellers Project
1118 First street in Snohomish, WA
Jan. 4 - March 6
During Stage 2 of the COVID 19 reopening protocol we
are limiting classes to 4 students starting in January 2021.
Schedule subject to change in response to COVID 19 restrictions.
Intro to Filmmaking Classes
Tuesdays, 3 - 6 PM
Students will be introduced the art of storytelling through the medium of film using
iPads to shoot and edit their own productions. Completion of this class qualifies students
to move on to Intro to Documentary Filmmaking and the use of professional cameras,
sound equipment and editing software.
Thursdays, 3 - 6PM & some Saturdays
Students will build on the foundational concepts learned in Intro to Filmmaking. In this class students
will develop an understanding of the techniques and processes of filmmaking from pre-production through
filming, editing and post-production. This class focuses on the role of teamwork to complete a creative and
meaningful production and allows students to become familiar with a worthwhile cause in our local area.
Students are introduced to 4K DLSR cameras and the Adobe Premier editing platform.
Fridays, 2-6 PM
24 Week commitment
Jan - June, 2021
In this class students will develop an understanding of more advanced techniques and processes of filmmaking from pre-production, through filming, to editing and post production. This class will focus on the role of teamwork to complete a creative and meaningful production and allow students to prepare for entrance into film festivals.
Students will use professional filmmaking equipment and editing platforms.
Parents are invited to a showcase event featuring each student’s work on a date to be determined.
Please fill out the form below to hold your student's spot in a class.
We will contact you with any further program and response to COVID restrictions.
Our new digital creative workspace is located on First Street in Snohomish behind Cat House Pizza and The Re-treat plant store. Open sessions for one-on-one instruction and independent projects are open to all students who have completed a TSP intermediate level course or through instructor orientation and permission. If you are interested in open sessions please download and complete the waiver form and use the, "Get more info" button to request session appointments Call the program director, Carrie Gove with your questions. 425-308-8931
All of our classes are free of charge. Registration and medical release waiver forms are to be completed by a parent or guardian for all students under 18 years of age. A completed waiver form is required before participating in all classes and activities. If you do not have access to a printer, a waiver form can be filled out on the first day of class before class starts. Plan to arrive early as parking can be challenging!
Meet our instructors:
Lead Instructor, Christopher Gove is a Snohomish freelance videographer. Chris graduated with a BA in Media Production from Calvin College, minoring in history. Chris works in the busy Snohomish wedding industry. He also serves as the Media and Technical assistant and volunteers as a youth leader at Central Faith Church in Snohomish, WA. He enjoys film ,history, hiking and mentoring students. Chris joined Ashley Pederson in Kenya shooting for the Orphan Project in February of 2020.
"I have been fascinated with filmmaking since I was a teenager.
This passion led me to study film after high
school. I also have a heartfor teens and seeing
them develop as people. I am very excited for the
opportunity to combine these passions and dive
into filmmaking with our students!"
Favorite movie: Mad Max, Fury Road.
Favorite super hero: Thor
Guest Instructor, Ashley Pederson is a Snohomish local freelance
videographer and owner of Asley L Productions. She currently assists
with video production at Mill Creek Four Square Church. Ashley
graduated from Calvin College in 2014 with a BA in Media Production
with a minor in Art. Ashley served as a youth leader
for Central Christian Church in Snohomish and is currently producing
"The Orphan Project", a documentary in coordination with Global Training
Network filming in Kenya in February of 2019 and 2020.
Digital gym Open Sessions
During Stage 2 of the COVID 19 reopening guidelines
we are now accepting limited appointments.
To find out more or to schedule a session