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General stuff about me & my zines:
I spend my life being side-tracked by various & random creative obsessions (such as DIY crafts, mail art, fairy tales...), and my zines are an ever-evolving reflection of that. I'm beginning to think of myself more as a writer than a crafter, but the aesthetics & design are as important to me as the content. I also host occasional mail art projects.
As April is bowel cancer awareness month, I was keen to get the first issue of the Project Dissimulation zine completed in time for April – so keen that I managed to be finished early! So far I have completed Volume I of the zine, a matching Project Dissimulation badge (I will create a new badge design for each issue, so they can be collected!), and bird badges made from upcycled postage stamps for anyone who would like a completely individual souvenir of the Project - but there is still…Continue
One of my oldest zine ideas (first featured in a now obsolete zine about postcards called PostScript) has been recycled into a new looseleaf zine: The Postcard Recycling Kit. Includes crafty postcard projects as well as postcard labels to upcycle any artwork, waste cardstock, or any other item you choose! More pics & further info…Continue
Launched February 2013, this project is a zine-in-waiting!I have put out a call for used postage stamps and/or faux postage/artistamps featuring images of birds. I'll be collating submissions into a zine (or series of zines) and possibly other craft items, then selling all items in aid of MacMillan Cancer…Continue