WE ARE BACK FROM HOLIDAY! and we are also going to have 7% off with the code IZM2016 until the end of july because OMG IT’S INTERNATIONAL ZINE MONTH!!!!
obviously we’ve missed the first ten days now but the activities aren’t set in stone, you can do them in whatever order you feel like and do more than one in one day. or skip ones you dont feel like doing. day 3 is obvs our personal, ha ha.
here’s a list of the activities from stolen sharpie revolution website:
31 Days of International Zine Month July 2016
– Sign in to WeMakeZines.ning.com & write about IZM
– Sign up for 24 hour zine challenge (24hourzines.com)
– Use #IZM2016 when writing online about International Zine Month
1 – Make a Top 10 list of reasons why your love zines
2 – Re-read your favorite zines
3 – Zine Distro Appreciation Day! Order from a zine distro
4 – Read a zine from a country other than your own
5 – Organize your zine collection
6 – Add your zine to or update your ZineWiki.org
7 – Make some envelopes or postcards for postal week
8 – Make a flyer for your zine to send with trades
9 – Write a letter to a zine maker that you don’t know
10 – Send a care package to a zine friend
11 – Make some mail art!
12 – Send your zine out to be reviewed
13 – Zine Trade Day! Ask someone to trade zines with you
14 – ValenZINE’s Day! Write to ZineCrush.com (or your zine crush!)
15 – Leave a zine in public for someone else to find
16 – Send your zine to a distro for consideration
17 – Review a zine online or write a review to share
18 – Order from a different zine distro than normal
19 – Zine Shop appreciation day!
20 – Free Zine Day! Give away a copy of your zine
21 – International Zine Library Day! Visit your local zine library (and bring your favorite zine librarian a pastry!)
22 – Send your zine to a zine library
23 – Make a one page zine
24 – Teach yourself a new zine skill
25 – Organize a zine event! Any size! big or small!
26 – Teach a friend or family member about zines
27 – Submit something to a compilation zine
28 – Cook with a recipe from a zine or cook zine!
29 – Post photo of you with your zine or zine collection.
30 – Read some zines!
31 – HallowZINE Remember zines and zinesters that are no longer with us.
– Read a zine everyday
– Attend a zine event
– do a 24 hour zine: sign up at 24hourzines.com
– post your progress on your blog or on We Make Zines
– Draw a comic a day then release a comic zine
– Write about your progress daily online