UP ON THE VLOG NOW! Check out the making of the Hallozine 002! HALLOZINE Part 002 features 41 fangtastic artists and their most spooktacular work! Inside this zine you will find illustration, poetry, essays, collage, short-stories, artwork, photography, and many more tricks and treats! We hope you enjoy sinking your teeth into this howlingly terrific […]Read More VLOG: Making the HALLOZINE!
Applications are now open for our first ever fanzine! In celebration of our namesake, we want to make a zine all about our love for The Dresden Dolls! Katie and Chloe both met through the Shadowbox and as a nod to our punk cabaret friendship we named our zine shenanigans Coin-Operated Press. In this zine, […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Dresden Dolls FanZine
A few words from Katie… We’ve had such a busy couple of months! I can’t believe we’re one year old already. I know I go on about it all the time, but that’s because I am truly blown away by all of the support and love you continue to show us. Starting this company during […]Read More May & June 2021 Updates
Applications are now open for our Zine About Zines in celebration of International Zine Month 2021! We LOVE zines and we’re pretty sure you like them too! Tell us all about your love for zines! How did you get started in zine-making? What do zines mean to you? Tell us all about your zine experiences! […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: A Zine About Zines
Applications are now open for our poetry zine in celebration of Pride Month 2021! Grab your pens, laptops, typewriters, or ink and quill and get writing your best impression of Sappho, or an ode to the alphabet people, or a haiku about that time you came out of the closet, a heartfelt sonnet about the […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Pride Poetry Zine
A few words from Katie… I am always so thankful for our blog and Youtube videos – they are a wonderful archive of all of our adventures! And April was full of them – it was an absolute whirlwind! Coin-Operated Press were part of Glasgow Zine Library’s Zine Fest, which was amazing. I was proud […]Read More April 2021 Updates
To celebrate Earth Day 2021 Coin-Operated Press would like to welcome you to submit to the Earth Zine! We would love for you to share your thoughts on the Climate Crisis, your tips for living a more environmentally friendly lifestyle, which animals you will miss the most if they are driven to extinction, your Earth […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Earth Zine
A few January words from Chloe… January is one of my favourite months… I mean, I hate the cold! but it is a fresh start. All of that motivation, and re-birth energy is so conducive to creative brains. In my own world of art I have been re-shaping my business to suit who I am […]Read More VLOG: January 2021