by Olivia Cobbs
WHAT IS A ZINE???
A zine (short for magazine or fanzine) is a small piece of self published work, often created by a singular person.
HOW TO CREATE A ZINE:
Here is a simple way that anyone can make a zine!
- Single sheet of printer paper
- Pens, pencils, markers, crayons, or even paint!
- Creativity (most importantly)
- UNSUPPORTED: UnsupportedElementSTEP ONE:
Take out a simple piece of blank printer paper! Let’s
- STEP TWO:
Fold the paper in half (hamburger style!)
- STEP THREE:
Fold the paper in half AGAINand make sure to
smooth the edges down.
- UNSUPPORTED: UnsupportedElementSTEP FOUR
Fold over one more time! It’ll be a lil tiny paper
- STEP FIVE
UNSUPPORTED: UnsupportedElementNow, unfold the piece of paper.
- STEP SIX
- STEP SEVEN
Very carefully cut or tear the middle panel of the
creased paper. DO NOT CUT ALL THE WAY
- STEP EIGHT
Unfold the paper AGAIN.
- STEP NINE
Push the paper together to make a diamond space from
the hole you just cut.
- STEP TEN
Fold the paper to the left to make a nice lil booklet!
- STEP ELEVEN
Draw draw draw! Be creative and have fun!