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Lubomyr Tymkiv left a comment for Shannon Fargel
"We invite you to take part in the First International Exhibition "ZINESHOW" in Ukraine. Participation is free. Any technique. Any theme and format. No return. Deadline: 15/04/2013. Exhibition on the…"
Jan 4, 2013
Nichole commented on Shannon Fargel's blog post Dipping my toes into the zine-making water...
"I agree with Trashy & Obsessive on buying Stolen Sharpie Revolution. It's updated in its second edition. I think you can get it on Etsy for $5. I'm pretty new with zines myself, and I learned a lot from making my first one, especially…"
Apr 30, 2010
Shannon Fargel commented on Shannon Fargel's blog post Dipping my toes into the zine-making water...
"thanks! i'm still testing different methods and things, but the info's been a help. i've defintely learned the error of my glueing ways. ;)"
Mar 31, 2010
Tee Rex commented on Shannon Fargel's blog post Dipping my toes into the zine-making water...
"oh nice! i just do mine on my home printer at the moment - using the copier function and even THAT manages to chomp off the sides!"
Mar 30, 2010
Saling Pusa Distro/closed commented on Shannon Fargel's blog post Dipping my toes into the zine-making water...
"interestingly enough, the copier in my university doesnt cut any of my sides... it even shrinks the copy by like id, 1-2% which leaves a bout a 1/8 in margin that i always like cutting off. XD"
Mar 30, 2010
Tee Rex commented on Shannon Fargel's blog post Dipping my toes into the zine-making water...
":D hooray for big zine hauls. (another tip - always make sure you leave margins, the photocopier always cuts a decent chunk off the sides!)"
Mar 28, 2010
Shannon Fargel commented on Shannon Fargel's blog post Dipping my toes into the zine-making water...
"thanks guys! i've probably bought my own weight in zines over the past few days, so i'm hoping to soak up some skill by osmosis. ;)"
Mar 28, 2010
Tee Rex commented on Shannon Fargel's blog post Dipping my toes into the zine-making water...
"As Saling Pusa Distro wrote, zine-making is a type of journey. Get that first one done, and then move onto the next and as you go, you'll learn what works for you and what doesn't. Be critical, but not so critical that you put yourself off…"
Mar 28, 2010
Saling Pusa Distro/closed commented on Shannon Fargel's blog post Dipping my toes into the zine-making water...
"I may not be the best person to give an advice since I am relatively new too, but if there is one thing that I have learned through my many trial-and-errors is that, zine-making is some sort of a jouney... you find the style the works for YOU and…"
Mar 28, 2010
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Dipping my toes into the zine-making water...

Don't know if you get many people on here just entering into the whole dipping-my-toes-into-the-water phase of zine making/reading (i'm attempting to do both) but my first attempt at making my own zine turned out...let's just say, amateurish. Truthfully, i mishmoshed it all together collage-style (clippings from magazines and papers) in two days, and put it together with a paper-mache-like glue, and thread binding.I tackle things headlong and without finesse.Anyway, the point of this my first…See More
Mar 27, 2010
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Mar 25, 2010

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Dipping my toes into the zine-making water...

Posted on March 27, 2010 at 10:08pm 8 Comments

Don't know if you get many people on here just entering into the whole dipping-my-toes-into-the-water phase of zine making/reading (i'm attempting to do both) but my first attempt at making my own zine turned out...let's just say, amateurish. Truthfully, i mishmoshed it all together collage-style (clippings from magazines and papers) in two days, and put it together with a paper-mache-like glue, and thread binding.

I tackle things headlong and without…

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At 7:02am on January 4, 2013, Lubomyr Tymkiv said…

We invite you to take part in the First International Exhibition "ZINESHOW" in Ukraine. Participation is free. Any technique. Any theme and format. No return. Deadline: 15/04/2013. Exhibition on the blog http://zineshow.blogspot.com All works will be exhibited also in the gallery "tymutopiyapres" http://tymutopiyapres.blogspot.com is not a commercial gallery. Welcomed but not "necessarily" summary of your zine or about you or your creative work (this is necessary for further elucidation of the project and possible documentation). Zines for the exhibition please send air mail: "Zineshow" A/C 9875, Sadivnycha 19/1, 79038, Lviv, Ukraine.

At 4:24pm on March 25, 2010, Carlos Palacios Hidalgo said…
hello and welcome :)
 
 
 

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