REVIEW: A Toilet is a Wishing Well

We are cautiously taking steps further from our doorsteps as lock-down measures in Scotland are easing.  Generator Projects has reopened at long last and a few days ago I was able to rescue Frankenstein from the vaults. Chloe Henderson created this art piece for Leith Theatre’s Halloween spectacular, “Monster Stramash”, and it was then placed […]

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SHOP: Festivals Activity Pack

Festivals Activity Pack Price: £5 Format: PDF Digital Download We might not be able to go to all the wonderful arts festivals that should have been on in 2020, but you can join us in celebrating with your own festival activity pack!! Festivals is a 10-page activity pack for everyone to enjoy! Inside this wonderful […]

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Virtual Festivals Events Calendar

The Edinburgh Festivals might be cancelled this year, along with countless other wonderful arts events around the world… and we are all feeling super bummed out by this blow to the arts community… but I am here today to list a bunch of awesome virtual art happenings that you can check out to help support […]

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How To: Make Plectrum Earrings

In this tutorial, Chloe will take you through the step-by-step process of transforming your plectrums into earrings! This is such a fantastic project to upcycle your old plectrums, as well as making cool and unique jewellery easily and cheaply. This is a beginner’s level tutorial, and you will only need a few simple tools and […]

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July 2020 Updates Vlog

July was all about International Zine Month, and Coin-Operated Press celebrated with a whole month of zine shenanigans!   A few words from Chloe Henderson on her July 2020… International Zine Month was busy, and intense… and I loved it! We worked through the prompts list you see above, and I worked through my own […]

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Festivals!

Coin-Operated Press Festivals Zine! Applications are now open! We were so gutted to learn that the Edinburgh Festivals were cancelled this year – and so many other wonderful festivals throughout the world –  due to Covid-19! This is a massive blow to the art community, so we wanted to celebrate our love for festivals, music, […]

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