Last night's launch of the 'Copy and Destroy' zine library at Visible Ink was beyond. A cataloguing of the old library, this new initiative hopes to make the zine library more accessible to its users. Please check it out and consider contributing zines of your own.
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Hey Brisbane! Alex Cambolvich (Slubberdegullion magazine) is putting on a 4ZZZ fundraiser mini-festival next Friday the 14th of October at The Haunt! As well as music, there will be a 4ZZZ merch table and Alex is really keen to get a table of zines set up as well.
If you're interested in having your zines at this event, contact Alex through their FB page - The Slubberdegullion Show 4zzz
The Slubberdegullion Show and @[163793057009783:274:4ZZZ] 102.1 fm present...
a mini festival showcasing the fine talents of...
@[260062557366619:274:the wrong man]!
plus 4ZZZ merch and zine stalls!
$10 to get in, or an amazing $8 if you're a 4zzz subscriber! All proceeds going to 4ZZZ Community Radio
Poster design thanks to Sarah Goodhew! >> https://sarah-goodhew.myportfolio.com/
Also on this weekend is the Art Popup zine market at Southside Tea Room. An initiative of Sober Bob Monthly, this is intended to be the first in a series of monthly markets. More details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/357826821273598/
Check Sober Bob out on Twitter and Instagram!
If you're looking for something to do over the long weekend, why not participate in this year's 24hr Comic Challenge?
There's no skill requiredonly a determination to produce twenty-four pages of comic in twenty-four hoursand, as it's facilitated remotely through the event page (see the link), folk can participate alone OR with friends!
For residents of Brisbane, there'll be a group sit-in at Ace Comics Annerley. Click this link for more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/175523132890771/
Winners of this year's competition will be offered a free table at 2017's Zine & Indie Comic Symposium!
Compete from home or get together with friends for the extra support and take part in this year's comic challenge. Like the page and be ready to post updates of your comic. Start anytime between 10am 1st October and 10pm 2nd October, and create an 8, 16 or 24 page comic within that time. Prizes still to be announced for those entries with the highest number of votes!
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