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Charging for zines?

I was talking to an indie comic publisher who is on his 2nd of a 5 part comic, and he was saying that zinesters don't charge for their zines. There is a zine fair coming up interstate that I am sending down my first zine for, and I plan on charging $1 for. He asks me why don't I just give them away? I'm totally unknown in the zine world in my city, and have no idea what to do.Cheers.See More
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New Zine! First timer.

Dragon Style #1 is my take on what dragons would think about style and fashion if the marvellous beasts were bothered by such things.The zine contains 8 A5 pages with original sketches, a little metallic colour for the dragon readers out there, and a couple of "advertisements" if Dragons advertised their wares or DIY scale bling.Dragon Style can be purchased through my Etsy.com store here - https://www.etsy.com/au/shop/ShimzBarItem ships from…See More
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Charging for zines?

Posted on January 24, 2014 at 1:34am 3 Comments

I was talking to an indie comic publisher who is on his 2nd of a 5 part comic, and he was saying that zinesters don't charge for their zines. There is a zine fair coming up interstate that I am sending down my first zine for, and I plan on charging $1 for. He asks me why don't I just give them away? I'm totally unknown in the zine world in my city, and have no idea what to do.

Cheers.

New Zine! First timer.

Posted on January 20, 2014 at 8:24am 2 Comments

Dragon Style #1 is my take on what dragons would think about style and fashion if the marvellous beasts were bothered by such things.

The zine contains 8 A5 pages with original sketches, a little metallic colour for the dragon readers out there, and a couple of "advertisements" if Dragons advertised their wares or DIY scale bling.

Dragon Style can be purchased through my Etsy.com store here - …

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