Hello friends, As you know, it’s International Zine Month and we’re going to celebrate with a two nights of zine-making workshops! These workshops will be informal, more like an opportunity to make zines with some like-minded folks. They will be open to all levels of experience, from total “newbies” who have never made a zine… Continue reading Everybody Make Zines!!!1
Hey zine lovers, Check out this event from the lovely Toronto Queer Zine Fair folks: Toronto Queer Zine Fair presents:Midsummer Pop-Up Zine Market FundraiserSunday August 2, 2015Pop-up Market: 11 AM to 6 PMBands: 6 PM to 9 PMD-Beatstro, 1292 Bloor Street West, TorontoThe Toronto Queer Zine Fair is a grassroots collective that aims to make… Continue reading Toronto Queer Zine Fair Presents: Midsummer Pop-up Zine Market Fundraiser
This Sunday, not only will we be tabling at Zine Dream, but we’ll be open during the fest because hey, it’s downstairs at the Tranzac! So if you want to take some time to check out your winnings, come up and hang out with us and our comfy chairs. We’ll have back issues of Zine-o-File,… Continue reading Zine Dream 7
Once a year, Toronto zinesters gather to discuss what their zine library has accomplished in the last 365 days. They also discuss opportunities for the next 365, sign up to volunteer at the library and eat tons of snacks, all by the warmth of thousands of zines. Bring something for the potluck! Bring zines to… Continue reading You’re invited: TZL’s 2014 AGM and Potluck Party
Cometbus and Ghost Pine are coming to Toronto on November 19! Readings and more. Full details TBA! PWYC/ All ages About Aaron Cometbus: Aaron has been publishing his fanzine, Cometbus, since 1981. Originally a showcase for California basement punk bands, Cometbus grew with its editor to incorporate a whole range of contradictory qualities. Over the… Continue reading Cometbus & Ghost Pine in Toronto!
The 6th Annual Zine Dream Small Press Fair. A Weekend long celebration of self-publishing! ****** Friday August 2nd: Nieves Zine Library & Innen Shop Window Display at Art Metropole – 1490 Dundas Street West A full retrospective of the Nieves Zine Library alongside a specially designed display of Innen Shop including an on-glass-installation in the… Continue reading Check out Zine Dream 6 this weekend
Here are some totally rad zine events taking place closer to home… Friday March 25 * Zine Dream Fever Queen 13-Hour zine challenge hosted by Earful of Queer, These Things People Make, The Guelph Center for Gender Empowerment and Diversity, and the Arrow Archive. 7pm-8am at The Guelph Center for Gender Empowerment and Diversity Rm… Continue reading For those who can’t make it to the Chicago Zine Fest this weekend fear not!
Al Burian reads from the new issue of Burn Collector! The expatriated Al Burian reflects on a year spent living in Berlin, Germany. His wildly free-range topics include: freedom, happiness, animal liberty, Aristotle, modern dentistry, riots as rituals, uncomfortable proximity to drunken teenagers, and how to best color co-ordinate an outfit that includes a Black… Continue reading twelveohtwo presents Burn Collector #15 Toronto Launch
One Way Ticket Zine Launch with readings from Kiss Off fanzine & others TBA plus music by Wally and Richard Laviolette. 8:30pm at 105 Neeve St. after weekly potluck.
According to Quimby’s blog 2011 has been declared The Revenge of Print. There is a challenge issued to all those who’ve ever done a zine: MAKE ONE MORE ISSUE. Join the group on Facebook and get involved. From the group: We are challenging everyone who’s ever made/self-published a zine, a comic or mini-comic before to… Continue reading 2011: The Revenge of Print