To Apply:

1. Fill out the Application Form below.

2. After sending the application, schedule a 30-minute meeting with Maris.

3. After meeting with Maris, submit payment using the buttons at the end of this page to complete your registration and secure your place in the course. $500 of the initial payment is non-refundable and non-transferable after December 1, 2024.

Step 1: Fill out the form below and click on the “Submit Form” button. Starred fields are required. You may want to copy any long answers onto another document in case something happens with the form submission. In filling out the form you will be sent an e-mail invitation to sign up for my (infrequent) newsletter, which you can use to accept or ignore the invitation.

Step 2: After submitting your application, schedule a 30-minute meeting with Maris using the link below. This will require a $60 deposit that is refunded after the appointment but forfeit if the appointment is missed. If you can’t make any of the times given, email Maris ( for more options and include information on your general availability on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays in particular.

Step 3: After your meeting with Maris, use the buttons below to finish registration. Your place in the course is only reserved once this step is complete. $500 of this payment is nonrefundable or transferable after December 1, 2024. As an alternative to PayPal you can send Maris a check or transfer funds via Zelle. Email Maris ( for those details.