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IZM2015 day 9 write a letter

wrote a letter. I forgot how enjoyable it can be to pick up a pen and just let the thoughts flow. hope it arrives soon.

Added by Anne-Marie Hood on July 9, 2015 at 9:32pm — No Comments

IZM2015 Day 9: write a letter to a zinester

Today has been a bit of a crap day for me (got turned down from a job after thinking your interview went well is never fun).

I have no zinesters to really write letters too. But I did send out zines for trade yesterday and some of them had letters so I'm going to use that for my challenge today.

My zines I ordered arrived today though, I really enjoyed Jessica Scott's "The kitchen-free Cookbook"

Hopefully I'll feel better and more up for IZM tomorrow.

Added by Squimoo on July 9, 2015 at 3:59pm — No Comments

David Hockney and many artists on the same page - time for a change in the art world!

Please see my blog for a new post on this Hockney article, and how it relates to the idea of postism art. If you love art, you will have a lot to think about here.


Added by Tom Hendricks on July 9, 2015 at 9:05am — No Comments

IZM - Day 8: Write a letter to a zinester

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…


Added by Hadass Ben-Ari on July 9, 2015 at 4:31am — No Comments

Zine Ninja Celebrates IZM

Added by Nyx on July 9, 2015 at 4:16am — No Comments

IZM2015 day 8

a flyer (well more like a postcard) and a name!

Added by Anne-Marie Hood on July 8, 2015 at 8:36pm — No Comments

IZM2015 day 8: Make a flyer for your zine!

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…


Added by Squimoo on July 8, 2015 at 3:11pm — 1 Comment

International Zine Month 2015--Day 7, 8, & 9

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…


Added by Nyxia Grey on July 8, 2015 at 5:52am — No Comments

IZM2015 day 7


Added by Anne-Marie Hood on July 7, 2015 at 10:29pm — No Comments

IZM2015 day 7: Make some envelopes or postcards for postal week

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…


Added by Squimoo on July 7, 2015 at 5:23pm — No Comments


7 – Make some envelopes or postcards for postal week

I've never made an envelope before, but it was very easy! I used newspaper from a local alt weekly (hopefully it works) I can't wait to start…


Added by Arely on July 7, 2015 at 2:07pm — No Comments

IZM -Day 7: Make a Flyer

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…


Added by Hadass Ben-Ari on July 7, 2015 at 12:24pm — No Comments

IZM2015 Day 6

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 Guy



Added by Travis Munday on July 6, 2015 at 10:30pm — No Comments

IZM2015 day 6

Added by Anne-Marie Hood on July 6, 2015 at 9:27pm — No Comments

IZM2015 day 6: Add/Update your zine on Zinewiki

Ya’ll thought I wasn’t gonna do one today didn’t you! WELL HA, here i am. Late but better then never at all!

Today’s was a bit of an odd one, to add my zine to zinewiki.com, after a bit of jiggery-pokery…


Added by Squimoo on July 6, 2015 at 3:45pm — 1 Comment

IZM - Day 6: Making Postcards

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…


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

International Zine Month-Day Six

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

Anyone still active on this site?

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…


Added by Sari of Hoax on July 6, 2015 at 2:00am — No Comments

IZM2015 day five

read my other land zine today. Rav is great, filled with incredible line work> Has anyone else read any of this series?

Added by Anne-Marie Hood on July 5, 2015 at 7:49pm — No Comments

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