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Intro to Publishing: Zines and how to make ’em with Lachlan

Following the popular Character Design 101 workshops with Comic Artist Lachlan over the September school holidays, the Mareeba Library is bringing Lachlan back!

Young adults age 10+ can now book in for the FREE 8-week Zine-making program.

Learn to self-publish your own Zine! When you’ve got a story to tell, some art to showcase, or you just need an outlet for your creativity, then ZINES are the way to go!

Here’s all the incredible skills you’ll learn:

  • Week 1 – 26 October: Zine History
  • Week 2 – 2 November: Comics Unit
  • Week 3 – 9 November: How to Make Photocopier Collages
  • Week 4 – 16 November: Basic Page Composition
  • Week 5 – 23 November: Effects and Texture Making Workshop
  • Week 6 – 30 November: Street Press Workshop
  • Week 7 – 7 December: How to Use Zine Techniques in Digital Publishing
  • Week 8 – 14 December: How to Start Your Own Zine Fair

Each Thursday from 26 October – 14 December, 2023

3:30pm – 4:30pm at Mareeba Library

Bookings essential for each week

To book, visit and select Featured Events Bookings or call the Mareeba Library on 4086 4622.