Make a 24-page zine in 24 straight hours! Raise money for Portland Zine Symposium!
When: July 11-12, 2015 from 11am-11am
Where: IPRC (Independent Publishing Resource Center), 1001 SE Division, Portland OR
What: In order to meet the challenge, zinesters must create an original 24-page zine from conception to execution in 24 consecutive hours. Encourage your friends and family to sponsor your zine, marathon-style, with all donations benefitting Portland Zine Symposium. Sign up by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
We’ll provide the coffee, basic zine supplies, and the venue. You make the zine!
INFO FOR CHALLENGERS: Please email email@example.com to reserve a spot. There is no fee to participate, but we do ask that you solicit pledges from friends and family in support of Portland Zine Symposium.
INFO FOR PLEDGERS: Click here to pledge! Everyone who pledges $10 or more will receive a copy of the completed zine.
2015 24-Hour Zine Challenge Participants:
Katie Ash, sponsored by Carolyn Campbell, Mary Breaden, Star Sadeghi, Ronni Hersch, Mike Jedlicka, Erin Goldwater, and Catherine Nyhan
Wyatt Rose Hack, sponsored by Heather Hack, Toni Preston, and Corinne Rupp
David Wood, sponsored by Nina Greeley and Carolyn Wood
24-hour zine challenge FAQ
Is this a lock in? Am I allowed to leave?
-You do not need to stay inside the IPRC the entire time. You are free to come and go, or even leave altogether when you feel ready. You are also welcome to complete the challenge in the comfort of your own home – whatever feels right to you.
What do I need to bring?
-We will provide the space to make your zine, some basic zine supplies, knowledge & advice, and coffee (generously donated by Nossa Familia!). You are responsible for bringing any zine supplies essential to your project, food, blankets/pillows/sleeping bags, and anything else you want during the challenge!
How do I sign up?
-Email firstname.lastname@example.org to be listed as a challenger on our Facebook page and website.