Here’s a list of zine and DIY events coming up in the UK. If you’d like to see which ones we’ll be attending or involved with, have a look at our Events and Fairs page.
If you’re hosting or know of an event we should feature here, please contact us and we’ll add it!
Zine Nation also has listings of worldwide zine fests here.
In our current context of Trump in the Whitehouse, austerity and crises across Europe, the rise of the far right and the ever looming threat of catastrophic climate change it can be hard to find hope for radical social change these days. In this participatory workshop we'll explore what it feels like to live in this world and examine the role speculative fiction, such as Ursula Le Guin' - The Dispossessed or Marge Piercy 's - Woman on the Edge…Find out more »
The Art for All workshops are back at North Chingford library! A free monthly programme for adults exploring different art styles facilitated by professional artists, where all levels are welcome. Whether your artistic skills are equivalent to Michaelangelo or fingerpainting, everyone can enjoy these free, fun and practical classes that use art to explore and share stories about our community. There workshops happend every first Wendesday of the month, 10:30-12:00. Wednesday 5th July - ART Zines A workshop in…Find out more »
A workshop for those affected by invisible illnesses - guiding you to express yourself through words, images or collage to create a collaborative zine on this theme. Led by artist and printmaker Xtina Lamb, your contributions will be compiled into a small DIY publication - a 'zine', to be printed on INTRA's Risograph machine. The zine will be available free to visitors of the Sick! exhibition at Sun Pier House in Chatham, Kent in August. We'll supply collage materials, typewriters…Find out more »
As part of International Zine Month 2017, enjoy this workshop hosted by Holly Callaghan and artist Seleena Daye. Take the chance to make your own zine in response to artists, works, and themes in the Tate collection, and add your completed zine to the library’s special collections. Zines are self-published non-profit publications with a history rooted in DIY cultures and methods of production, created as an alternative to mainstream publishing. The workshop introduces the basics of zine making, exploring different…Find out more »
Every week during our Creative Cafe sessions on a Friday, bring your young zinesters to make zine pages as part of a 4 week project. Write about what you love, share your favourite recipes, tell us your stories! There'll be pay as you feel snacks and hot and cold drinks. £2.50/3 per session THE VENUE Food and Drink available throughout but please bring cash as we are unable to take card payments. The closest cash machine is at the Shell…Find out more »
Join writer Caroline and artist Anahita for a zine making workshop. Using creative writing and artistic techniques you’ll create a zine – a handmade magazine – on any topic you like, from personal life writing to a favourite hobby. Materials will be provided but feel free to bring along anything (e.g. photos, patterned paper) that you’d like to include in your zine. Places limited to booking essential. Part of Festival Stoke's Art Street programme.Find out more »