In just over a week, Southside Tea Room will be hosting the first in a series of zine markets. Get on down to buy, sell, and trade your zines.
Art - Zines - Pins - Patches - Jewellery Clothes - Comics!
Featuring work from Brisbane's Finest, @[343794898996128:274:Yippywhippy], @[153351124724001:274:Hacklock], @[492134037629920:274:QueerContent Comix & Zines], Sober Bob & Francis Eden, along with books from @[313628002168115:274:Junky Comics]
Comic legend James O'Barr is in town to share what he knows about producing comics, and he's offering ZICS fans a special deal: just enter the token code 'ZICS' into the relevant field to receive 20% off your tickets!
BRISBANE MASTERCLASS (10am - 4pm)
The internationally acclaimed artist, writer, and creator of THE CROW James O'Barr will be in Australia as the first guest of AUSGEEK's International Masterclass series.
James will be hosting an exclusive Masterclass at Brisbane's atmospheric Old Museum, from 10am to 4pm where he will be discussing the art of storytelling for both graphic novels and film, covering:
- The origin of inspiration
- Creating real characters
- The power of emotion
- Visualising communication and
- The language of images and archetypes
He will also be sharing some of his personal experiences working with the major publishers in the comic industry, as well as his time working with Hollywood as both a writer and conceptual designer.
Following the masterclass James will be doing an exclusive signing session for the students with a limited number of spaces for artists to have their portfolio reviewed.
THE CROW - Q&A SCREENING (6pm - 9pm)
The evening will conclude with a screening of The Crow commencing at 6pm, followed by a Q&A with James.
Combined tickets are available to both the master class and screening, as well as individual tickets to each. (Limited earlybird tickets available)
This event is proudly supported by: Screen Queensland
Carlo Angelo has provided us with a personal break-down of the ZICS weekend. Thanks Carlo!
ZICS happened and there was a huge congregation of comic artists, zinesters, and indie creatives. It was a weekend to remember. P.S.: apologies for my bad ac...
Great words by Leah Watson on their blog about #20ZICSteen. Thanks heaps!
Last weekend marked the fourth annual Zine and Indie Comics Symposium at The Edge in South Bank. ZICS is a free two-day celebration of the zine and comic mediums where fans and creators, both local