Hi there, my name is Chloe Henderson and welcome to Coin-Operated Press! As you can probably tell, I am getting into a spooky mood! It’s October, and we are just about to release our Hallozine. Thank you so much for all of your submissions! There were so many, and we were really really honoured to […]Read More HOW TO: Hallozine Cover Design
Spooky scary skeletons called our contributors forth to submit their hair-raising work to our very first Coin-Operated Press Hallozine! Grab your broomstick, sharpen your fangs, carve your pumpkins, and channel all of your ghostly energy to enjoy the creepy creations in our Halloween zine! In this zine you will find poetry, illustrations, recipes, short stories, […]Read More SHOP: Hallozine
What is Blackout Poetry? A blackout poem is created most often using a black marker, to cover established text, for example: newspaper articles, cut up book pages, magazines, letters, etc. The creator redacts the words from the established text using the marker until a poem is formed. The most important thing to remember about blackout […]Read More How To: Blackout Poetry
CALLING ALL LGBT+ FOLKS! Zine call-out for poetry. APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN! Send us your words! We want to create a zine that spreads awareness of invisible illness, chronic pain, and disability within the queer community. It Share your confusion, your anxiety, your anger, and your activism. Share your passions, your goals, your achievements. […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: We Are Here Poetry Zine!
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 […]Read More REVIEW: A Toilet is a Wishing Well
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, […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Festivals!
Printed Zine Price: £3+P&P £1.50UK or £3.50International “Munich Jewellery Week is considered to be one of the most significant international meeting of contemporary jewellery design and is a meeting point for collectors, gallerists, and jewellery artists from around the world.” My first visit to Munich Jewellery Week was last year as a Master’s student, at […]Read More SHOP: Munich Jewellery Week 2019 by Chloe Henderson
Printed Zine Price: £3+P&P £1.50UK or £3.50International A mysterious creature, known only as The Artist, uses alchemy to transform victimised everyday people into fantastical Chimeras. After becoming obsessed by The Artist, an ordinary American Filmmaker makes it his duty to document every movement of The Artist, and tracks down her other victims to tell their […]Read More SHOP: The Chimera Artist Zine by Chloe Henderson
Coin-Operated Press Quaranzine! Applications are now open for Coin-Operated Press’s first ever collaborative zine! We are super excited to make our first zine with you, and we cannot wait to receive your submissions. This month’s theme is all about the COVID-19 crisis, and our current Lockdown situation. We would love you to respond with your […]Read More CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Quaranzine!
Digital Download Price: £1.50 Printed Zine Price: £1.50+P&P £1.50UK or £3.50International Chloe Henderson is secretly a mermaid! In this zine she has illustrated all the forms that her magical mermaid tail takes when she hits the water. You might remember seeing this zine in our “How To Make a Mini Zine” video on YouTube, if not, […]Read More SHOP: Mermaid Tails Mini-Zine by Chloe Henderson