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Q&A with Matt W. Moore {printed in Art Bureau 17}

Matt, you've been very busy. In the last year or so, you've moved from Portland, Maine to work for Burton Snowboards in Vermont, and now I hear you opened your own design firm in Boston. Can you give us a brief re-cap of what led you away from Portland and made it possible for you to start a design business in Boston?

Well, I finished school in Portland in 2005 and worked at…

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Added by Art Bureau on January 3, 2009 at 1:00pm — No Comments

DOGEAR #0

DOGEAR #0 IS SOLD OUT.



I have a new zine available that I did for the MINI ZINE FOLKS GROUP ZINE SWAP.



DOGEAR #0 is a mini zine collection of super natural stories from my childhood.

22 pgs, 1/4 size zine, limited to 25 copies. I kept one for myself, 11 are gone in the trade, which leaves

13 zines left for trade only. I would prefer to trade for mini zines of the same size, but will be open to anything.

They are available on a… Continue

Added by Jethrobot Press on January 3, 2009 at 12:00am — 1 Comment

Itty Bitty Hipster!!

It's finally here!

Written, drawn, and hand-stitched by me:
http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=19285950


Thanks for looking. :)

Added by Carissa Halston on January 2, 2009 at 11:30pm — No Comments

Zinefest!

I am really looking forward to the zinefest in London, see my events bit for info, as I am part of the exhibition thats part of the fest. I havent had any of my comics in an exhibition before and Im really nervous that no one will like them or that they will seem totally shite next to all the very competant female comic artists. But I am also looking forward to being in an exhibit with fabulous women artists. Its just all so cool.



Anyway, I hope people will come and spend time at the… Continue

Added by Katie D on January 2, 2009 at 11:50am — No Comments

paper trail distro news january 2009





i've added some new zine to the distro catalogue!

* when language runs dry -- a zine for people with chronic pain & their allies, all about living with & supporting people suffering from chronic pain

* kiss off #13 -- mega-thick personal zine about moving to toronto, special punk rock moments, traveling in south africa, etc

*… Continue

Added by ciaraxyerra on January 1, 2009 at 2:02pm — 3 Comments

Reviews of Functionally Ill #1, #2, #3

I wrote these three reviews for GoodReads.



#1 Subtitled "adventures with mental health", this first issue is specifically about "becoming bipolar."



In her introduction, Laura-Marie writes, "I'm writing this zine so others can know what it feels like to be me. Also, it...more Subtitled "adventures with mental health", this first issue is specifically about "becoming bipolar."



In her introduction, Laura-Marie writes, "I'm writing this zine so others can know what… Continue

Added by Amazing Sunflower on December 31, 2008 at 12:26pm — No Comments

reviews of Morganmuffel #16 and #17

These are the reviews of Morganmuffel #16 and #17 that I wrote for my GoodReads page. #17 actually just came out, so you can get a copy from Isy. She's on We Make Zines, so look her up.



#16 Morgenmuffel RULES!



Isy tells the stories of her life through super cool, super cute comics. She goes to protests, cooks a lot of food, and drinks a lot of beer. This particular issues includes lists of hated things compiled by a variety of people.



#17 I so appreciate Isy's… Continue

Added by Amazing Sunflower on December 31, 2008 at 11:48am — No Comments

Zine Reviews

I am going to start posting zine reviews that I've written for the Feminist Review Blog (http://feministreview.blogspot.com/) and Zine World and GoodReads
(http://www.goodreads.com/user/show/142816). Once I post everything that I've already written, I will try to write new ones. These won't all be up-to-the- minute zine reviews, but maybe they will be of interest to someone.

Added by Amazing Sunflower on December 31, 2008 at 10:34am — 1 Comment

Review of 3 by robnoxious

This review was first published in Zine World #26 and later on the Feminist Review Blog (http://feministreview.blogspot.com/2008/11/3.html).



3 is the fourth book published by robnoxious, a collection of creative non-fiction including pain and happiness, laughter, friendship and isolation, travel, cats and dogs, drinking, and even more than all that.



It’s difficult to accurately describe what this book is about. It’s the stories that make up one guy’s life. It’s about… Continue

Added by Amazing Sunflower on December 31, 2008 at 10:30am — No Comments

denwarrenbooks@yahoo.com

Am looking to publish an anthology about odd and humorous work stories.

Added by Den on December 29, 2008 at 10:31pm — No Comments

Working on a new zine

i started working on a new zine today. This one is about my experiences as a queer woman, especially my experiences as a bisexual queer women who is in a long distance relationship with a man, causing a lot of people to perceive me as straight. I am probably going to a queer conference in Chicago in May and thought it would be fun to have a zine to give to people, kind of as a calling card.



It will be available for trade and purchase when it's done. I'll post here when it's ready,… Continue

Added by Amazing Sunflower on December 28, 2008 at 1:27pm — 1 Comment

hello, december.

lately life has been more about organizing the studio (again. it's a mess. not just any mess. it's epic.). beyond that, i've been tossing around a few new zine ideas in my head--all inclusive sorts of things that are like perzine meets tutorial meets art zine meets poetical meander. honestly, keeping up with a bunch of different zine topics is just too much darn work right now. i will, of course, continue to keep Fat Girl (my body posi zine)… Continue

Added by nicci mechler on December 24, 2008 at 2:00pm — 2 Comments

Merry Christmas

Just wanted to wish everyone a very merry christmas and enjoy the season wherever you are!

Added by Bird in the Hand Zine Shop on December 24, 2008 at 1:40am — 1 Comment

motor city kitty #12

i just finished a new issue of my zine, "motor city kitty" tonight! i know that seems really close to the release of #11, but that one was half-done in july, the second half in october and i just now printed it. though i finished #12 tonight, it probably won't get printed until mid-january due to my current financial status (unless i figure out the copy trick on campus!)



those participating in the mini zine folks swap will receive the first copies, as i made it for the swap. and… Continue

Added by Bri Zine on December 23, 2008 at 7:42am — 1 Comment

So, I'm new here...

I'm a writer living in New York. That sets me apart not at all, really. So I digress...



In 2005, I co-founded Aforementioned Productions and apt, an online literary journal. We produced my evening of theatre--entitled Cleavage--and published the script the following year.



In 2007, we published my debut novel, A Girl Named Charlie Lester. It went… Continue

Added by Carissa Halston on December 22, 2008 at 9:14pm — No Comments

Comics by Kids

Hi. I just wanted to let everyone know that I just started a new network for kids that make comics. It is for anyone who is under 18 and makes (or wants to make their own comics). I'm in 7th grade and I've been publishing for a year and a half. You can join Comics by Kids at http://comicsbykids.ning.com/

Friend me at myspace at myspace.com/bandjpublishing


Hope to see you there.

Jessica

Added by Jessica Weiss on December 21, 2008 at 1:34am — 1 Comment

COMIX FOR SALE!!!! :D

Wanna get some sweet additions to your comix collection? Look no further, true believers!...

Added by Dexter Cockburn on December 20, 2008 at 10:00pm — No Comments

its been so long

it took me about a month after completing motor city kitty #11 to finally go make copies of it. things have just been so busy. i don't know why i get so ambitious about zines when i know i'm not always gonna have the time to devote to them (probably because zines are true love.)



i know i owe some people trades, or zines for subscribers. here's the list of people i know i owe zines to. if you're not on it but believe you should be, let me know. sometimes i lose track of envelopes and… Continue

Added by Bri Zine on December 20, 2008 at 8:30pm — No Comments

Transmission

Just completed my first zine 'transmission'. It doesn't really have a theme as the zine in itself is an experiment. I threw in some of my collage and a cartoon in between a poem and a story.



Christmas actually encouraged me to complete it. My friend has no idea what zines are. I tried to explain and directed her to this site, but I think she needs to see an actual zine. So I went in search of some in Hamilton.

Only found one about sexual abuse and violent relationships, Hamilton… Continue

Added by manda on December 20, 2008 at 3:03pm — No Comments

Issue One is finished!

Lady With a Buzzsaw (I know it's supposed to be two words, but I like them better together) is finally printed and ready to go! I am very excited! It may not be the best zine in the world, but I still feel accomplished. 20 pages. I am still getting used to all of this zine stuff, so some of the black and white photos came out a bit harsh. Oh well!



Stuff on:



-My odd encounters with two really fucking weird guys in one day

-A frightening dream I had

-My trip to… Continue

Added by Lady With a Buzzsaw on December 19, 2008 at 1:30pm — 2 Comments

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