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ZICS // Earn a crust, punk!

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Earning a crust as a zinester, is it possible? Hosted by ZICS co-founder and Copier Jam! curator Jeremy Staples.


Staples has invited renowned Risograph printer and illustrator Ashley Ronning (MELB) , Gemma Flack a Melbourne based artist and stick and poke tattooist and prolific zinester, musician and activist Andy Paine.

Along with Staples, they will discuss the juggling act of earning a living as a zine creator, the struggles of creativity and being motivated while working and what will and won’t they do to survive. As well as covering how they actually earn a crust and survive!

 

Event details.

  • Sunday 21 August
  • 2pm – 3pm
  • Free, no bookings required – Facebook Event
  • The Edge, Cultural Centre, South Bank

 


ZICS // Earn a crust, punk!

ZICS Thumb

Earning a crust as a zinester, is it possible? Hosted by ZICS co-founder and Copier Jam! curator Jeremy Staples.


Staples has invited renowned Risograph printer and illustrator Ashley Ronning (MELB) , Gemma Flack a Melbourne based artist and stick and poke tattooist and prolific zinester, musician and activist Andy Paine.

Along with Staples, they will discuss the juggling act of earning a living as a zine creator, the struggles of creativity and being motivated while working and what will and won’t they do to survive. As well as covering how they actually earn a crust and survive!

 

Event details.

  • Sunday 21 August
  • 2pm – 3pm
  • Free, no bookings required – Facebook Event
  • The Edge, Cultural Centre, South Bank

 


ZICS // What are the Opportunities for the Modern Comic Strip Artist?

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A Panel discussion with Nat Karmichael (Oi Oi Oi! Publisher) moderating, with some world class professionals giving their opinions about the challenges facing the modern comic strip artist.


Taking part in the panel are: Gary (Swamp) Clark, Ian (Bushy Tales) Jones, Sean Leahy (COURIER MAIL political cartoonist and Beyond the Black Stump cartoonists), and Phil (Pet Therapy) Judd.

  • How have these professionals adapted to the changes in the industry?
  • How are declining newspaper sales impacting on the need for modern day cartoonists in this internet age?
  • Are cartoonists still relevant today?

Opportunity for the audience to ask questions of these professionals will be encouraged.

 

Event details.

  • Saturday 20 August
  • 4pm – 5pm
  • Panel Discussion
  • Free, no bookings required
  • The Edge, Cultural Centre, South Bank

 


ZICS // What are the Opportunities for the Modern Comic Strip Artist?

ZICS Thumb

A Panel discussion with Nat Karmichael (Oi Oi Oi! Publisher) moderating, with some world class professionals giving their opinions about the challenges facing the modern comic strip artist.


Taking part in the panel are: Gary (Swamp) Clark, Ian (Bushy Tales) Jones, Sean Leahy (COURIER MAIL political cartoonist and Beyond the Black Stump cartoonists), and Phil (Pet Therapy) Judd.

  • How have these professionals adapted to the changes in the industry?
  • How are declining newspaper sales impacting on the need for modern day cartoonists in this internet age?
  • Are cartoonists still relevant today?

Opportunity for the audience to ask questions of these professionals will be encouraged.

 

Event details.

  • Saturday 20 August
  • 4pm – 5pm
  • Panel Discussion
  • Free, no bookings required
  • The Edge, Cultural Centre, South Bank

 


ZICS // What are the Opportunities for the Modern Comic Strip Artist?

ZICS Thumb

A Panel discussion with Nat Karmichael (Oi Oi Oi! Publisher) moderating, with some world class professionals giving their opinions about the challenges facing the modern comic strip artist.


Taking part in the panel are: Gary (Swamp) Clark, Ian (Bushy Tales) Jones, Sean Leahy (COURIER MAIL political cartoonist and Beyond the Black Stump cartoonists), and Phil (Pet Therapy) Judd.

  • How have these professionals adapted to the changes in the industry?
  • How are declining newspaper sales impacting on the need for modern day cartoonists in this internet age?
  • Are cartoonists still relevant today?

Opportunity for the audience to ask questions of these professionals will be encouraged.

 

Event details.

  • Saturday 20 August
  • 4pm – 5pm
  • Panel Discussion
  • Free, no bookings required
  • The Edge, Cultural Centre, South Bank

 


ZICS // Brisbane Collage Club Workshop & Exhibition

Brisbane Collage Club

The guys from Brisbane Collage Club are back with their second group exhibition and workshop!

Come along and view their new digital and analogue works up close and personal. See the cuts, folds and other multi-media mediums they use to put it all together.

They will also be holding two workshops over the weekend so you are able to learn the tricks of the trade and start making some beautiful collages for yourself! Everything you need is supplied: cutting mats, blades, glue and a heap of magazines ready for cutting up!

Check them out on Facebook and Instagram!

FACEBOOK EVENT

 


ZICS // The Golden Stapler Award – Winners Announcement

AWARDS

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Zine greenhorns gain power ups! Zine veterans gain vindication after years of being otherwise ignored.


The Golden Stapler Awards began in Adelaide’s Format zine shop six years ago as a means to give zine makers & their zines shiny trophies, the awards have since travelled to Melbourne & Newcastle, but perhaps always meant to find a home at ZICS! Yes, it’s an internet-voted popularity contest, but exclusive to the world of Australian indie publishing, what could possibly go wrong?

 

Details.

  • More info to come
  • Free, no bookings required
  • The Edge, Cultural Centre, South Bank

 

 


ZICS // Brisbane Collage Club Workshop & Exhibition

Brisbane Collage Club

The guys from Brisbane Collage Club are back with their second group exhibition and workshop!

Come along and view their new digital and analogue works up close and personal. See the cuts, folds and other multi-media mediums they use to put it all together.

They will also be holding two workshops over the weekend so you are able to learn the tricks of the trade and start making some beautiful collages for yourself! Everything you need is supplied: cutting mats, blades, glue and a heap of magazines ready for cutting up!

Check them out on Facebook and Instagram!

FACEBOOK EVENT

 


ZICS // The Golden Stapler Award – Winners Announcement

AWARDS

DSCF3390

 

Zine greenhorns gain power ups! Zine veterans gain vindication after years of being otherwise ignored.


The Golden Stapler Awards began in Adelaide’s Format zine shop six years ago as a means to give zine makers & their zines shiny trophies, the awards have since travelled to Melbourne & Newcastle, but perhaps always meant to find a home at ZICS! Yes, it’s an internet-voted popularity contest, but exclusive to the world of Australian indie publishing, what could possibly go wrong?

 

Details.

  • More info to come
  • Free, no bookings required
  • The Edge, Cultural Centre, South Bank

 

 


ZICS // Brisbane Collage Club Workshop & Exhibition

Brisbane Collage Club

The guys from Brisbane Collage Club are back with their second group exhibition and workshop!

Come along and view their new digital and analogue works up close and personal. See the cuts, folds and other multi-media mediums they use to put it all together.

They will also be holding two workshops over the weekend so you are able to learn the tricks of the trade and start making some beautiful collages for yourself! Everything you need is supplied: cutting mats, blades, glue and a heap of magazines ready for cutting up!

Check them out on Facebook and Instagram!

FACEBOOK EVENT