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The activity was to write a letter to a zinester that I don't know. And since it didn't specify whether it was a current zinester, and whether it had to be someone I REALLY don't know, I wrote to my new penpal Alexis who is a former zinester. We've had only a single mail correspondence, never met in person, and she actually had to go digging around her old stuff to find her old zines.
I have yet to send out my letter, but I have a few other packages to organize, including the care…Continue
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Todays was quite simple but I ended up spending a lot of time on the flyer then I originally was going to, but I didn’t mind cos it was fun. I actually had a flyer that went alongside my Deadbeats mini-zine “Words of Wisdom” but I don’t have any of those anymore.
The flyer below is a photo manip job done on…Continue
IZM: Day 7, 8 & 9: So I know that these three days have specific things attached to them but I just made a flier for my zines and I didn't have time to make postcards or envelopes but I did spent the evening yesterday writing letters. I will also be doing this tonight and tomorrow night since I have so many awesome people to respond to. Considering the whole month of June was shot for me in terms of creativity, I have a lot of catching up to do correspondence-wise. If I owe you a…Continue
Added by Nyxia Grey on July 8, 2015 at 5:52am — No Comments
Hello Everyone! Sorry for the delay for day 7′s challenge. Today was Goku’s first trip to the vets and I found out today I got a job interview so things have been pretty hectic then I had to make time to draw my postcards. I created 2, a wildflower postcard and Effy from the Deadbeats (I may digitally colour this one too…Continue
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7 – Make some envelopes or postcards for postal weekContinue
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At the office, it was pretty quiet so I tried looking around the web for an ecommerce site that I could use instead of Etsy. I started playing around with the layout and everything, and it was fun, so that when I got home, I couldn't stop thinking about it and didn't really feel like making a flyer. But I did what I usually do in situations where I don't really feel like doing something - I go ahead and do it anyway. Eventually, the pleasure of creation ensues.
So I did my flyer. I…Continue
Added by Hadass Ben-Ari on July 7, 2015 at 12:24pm — No Comments
Welp, I added my modest lil' comic into the ZineWiki as well. I'm not a computer person at all and got really frustrated, but here's my entry for Hey! Man! Comix! #1 featuring Travis & Dead GuyContinue
Added by Travis Munday on July 6, 2015 at 10:30pm — No Comments
Keeping by my list of IZM activities (with one day ahead), today I did the day 7 activity of making postcards and envelopes. But I only made postcards because I already have some pretty cool envelopes.
So I made two more postcards for my Alternative Jerusalem postcards collection. I already have Proud Jerusalem, Queer Jerusalem, Feminist Jerusalem, Nightly Jerusalem, and others. Now, I give you Metal Jerusalem and Slutty Jerusalem!
These will also be available on my Etsy shop…Continue
Added by Hadass Ben-Ari on July 6, 2015 at 2:14pm — No Comments
So for day 6 of International Zine Month I updated my Zine Wiki and also my profile on We Make Zines! I wasn't able to participate in day 3 because I don't possess a disposable income and I wasn't able to participate in day 4 or 5 because I literally don't have any zines yet, but I will still try my hardest to participate in all of the days i'm able to!
Added by Arely on July 6, 2015 at 1:07pm — No Comments
Today was supposed to be about updating my zines on the ZineWiki but I decided instead to focus on updating and tweaking my page here on We Make Zines. Feel free to add me as a friend if you want :)
Added by Nyxia Grey on July 6, 2015 at 7:13am — No Comments
Looking for pen pals + zine trades with women and other trans folks. Please get in touch here or at youvegotafriendinpa at gmail dot com! <3…Continue
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Please consider purchasing my latest zine called "Cure Huntington's Disease." 100% of the proceeds will go to Kindred Laurel Lakes in Lee, Massachusetts.Continue
Added by Nyxia Grey on July 5, 2015 at 2:57pm — No Comments
I've been doing stuff each day for IZM. I've never fully participated, so this year I am! And I'm writing about it. Gonna make a zine about it. It's pretty fun!
Added by Billy Da Bunny on July 5, 2015 at 1:57pm — No Comments
For the first, due by the end of summer:
I have some miscellaneous essay-type things to share and hopefully a slew of band interviews--a rarity for my zine. Topics include vinyl records as memory collection, human time and conscience in the context of geologic and cosmic time, and more.
The second zine will probably take some time, being a long narrative covering Tracy and my growing interest in birding, ornithology, and other naturalist…Continue
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