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.
💕Join Phoebe Kitcher Art for their zine workshop! Bring your own materials or use the provided ones to create your own zine, learn folding techniques, and meet some cool people. Turn up with as much or as little preparation as you want!💕 Sat 26th May 12-3pm @ SPACE Donations appreciated to cover material costs!Find out more »
ZINE WORKSHOP with artist and zinemaker Ellen Welsh ...an Open Library event at The Women Artists of the North East Library on Saturday 26th May 1-4pm. Anybody can make a zine! This workshop offers an introduction to making zines - absolute beginners and seasoned zinesters equally welcome. WHAT'S A ZINE? A zine (/ziːn/ ZEEN;) is a small-circulation self-published work of original or appropriated texts and images, usually reproduced via photocopier. Zines are either the product of a single person or…Find out more »
Join The Monthlies and Edinburgh Zine Library for an afternoon of workshops, discussion and a chance to help end the stigma around periods. Workshops and booking to be announced. Period poverty affects huge swathes of people and we will be collecting unopened sanitary pads, tampons, baby wipes and underwear to distribute among local charities. Remember, not everyone who has a period identifies as female - Don’t question, don’t assume.Find out more »
Learn to make your very own one-sheet wonder zine and explore the themes of home, belongingness, familiarity, migration and adaptation through collage, illustration, poetry, mark making and writing. You can also contribute towards the second issue of Longing For Home zine, which will be released at a later date. This free workshop is run by Saffa Khan - an illustrator and print maker, exploring narratives on the themes of home, identity, culture, race and mental health, presented via self-published printed…Find out more »
A free zine making workshop as part of the LEAP festival fortnight exploring and celebrating LGBTQI experiences in sport. Join the Edinburgh Zine Library to create zines, share your experiences of sport, and explore LGBTQI and human rights issues. Make a fanzine about your favourite LGBTQI players! Shout out about the sport you love! Explore your inexplicable teenage obsession with Bend It Like Beckham! This is great chance to explore and share your experiences, positive, negative or some complicated mix…Find out more »
Cross City Zine presents the Open Zine Archive at Artefact Projects. Join us for an afternoon of browsing, reading and exploring artist Pete Aston's extensive collection of zines and self published comics spanning throughout the 1990's. The Open Zine Archive hopes to observe zine-making throughout the 1990's and discuss how the culture and landscape has developed in the year 2018. The afternoon will feature a discussion between the archives owner, Pete Ashton, and Jez Higgins on their experiences with the…Find out more »