Award-Winning Media Education in the Heart of Buffalo

Squeaky Wheel’s flagship workshop series.  Enjoy hands-on projects and intimate class-sizes as you learn about a variety of different disciplines, including anything from video production to website construction to print design.

See below for the current schedule.

Registration must occur at least three days prior to the start date of workshop. Cancelations must take place 48hrs before to receive a refund. No walk-ins accepted.

While our website is under construction, please register via phone (716) 884-7172 or contact



Video Production

September 26th – October 5th (Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6-8pm)


Gain the skills you’ll need to light, shoot, and record your own films, documentaries, interviews, and advertisements. Get hands-on experience with professional equipment and software in an intimate, small-class setting.


Video Editing

October 10th – October 19th (Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6-8pm)


Learn the craft of manipulating narrative and meaning with the art of editing. In this workshop you’ll learn how to take raw footage and assemble it into a narrative, whether for short films, documentaries, interviews, promotional videos, or experimental films.


Sound Design for Film

October 24th – November 2nd (Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6-8pm)


Learn the practice of planning, recording, & editing sound for use in short films, documentaries, or promotional videos. This workshop will cover the core components of sound design, from basic syncing techniques to the nuanced nature of foley.


Graphic Design

November 7th – November 16th (Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6-8pm)


Need to design a logo, icon, or complex image for use in web, print, or video? In this workshop you will learn the fundamentals of Adobe Illustrator, the industry standard vector graphics tool used for these applications and many more.