Category Archives: Resources

Interesting stuff on the web: free clip-art, fonts, and software for making zines

For all your zine-making, web-designing, poster-creating and other creative work, it can help to have access to free fonts, online clip-art and open source software. So here are a few creative resources that seem cool. I haven’t tried or used … Continue reading

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Interesting stuff on the web: other zinesters’ new year’s blogposts

Yesterday I wrote my new year’s post on this blog, and today I’d like to share those of other zine makers: I love new year’s blog posts written by zinesters because I love to read about their accomplishments and plans, get … Continue reading

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List of zine libraries in Belgium

There exist a bunch of zine libraries in Belgium. I define “zine library” here as: “a library or archive that keeps zines in its collection”. Some are historical archives, some are libraries specialised in certain subjects, and others are part of … Continue reading

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IZM day 21 + 22 – zine libraries

Apart from zine shops and distros, zine libraries and archives also stock zines, and you can even read zines for free there! To celebrate all of their wonderful work and collections, July 21st is called Zine Library Day. That’s why … Continue reading

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IZM day 18 – trade zines

It’s July 18: Zine trade Day! “Ask someone to trade zines” Trading (swapping) is one of the best things about zines. It’s all about showing an interest in and supporting other people’s zines, sharing your zines, and a non-profit DIY … Continue reading

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IZM day 4 – AmeriZine day (read zines by people of colour!)

The 4th day of International Zine Day is also the national holiday of the USA. That’s why today’s prompt says: “July 4 – AmeriZine Day! Explore marginalized voices in America. Buy, share, and read zines about racial justice and zines … Continue reading

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IZM day 3 – teach someone about zines

With a bit of delay, here is day 3… Day 4 is coming very soon… — On July 3rd, International Zine Month prompt is all about spreading the word about zines: teach a friend or family member about these DIY publications! … Continue reading

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