HOW TO: Hallozine Cover Design

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 […]

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How To: Blackout Poetry

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 […]

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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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SHOP: I don’t hate you… I just have ANXIETY by Chloe Henderson

Printed Zine Price: £1.50+P&P £1.50UK or £3.50International Social anxiety is such an easy way to screw up relationships. Panic can make you do stupid, selfish things, and end up hurting your friends without even thinking about, especially without intention. It sucks. Chloe’s anxiety is most prevalent when it comes to hanging out virtually or via […]

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Q&A with the Coin-Operated Press Founders + A Day in the Life of Two Zine-Makers Vlog

You asked! We answered! We hope you enjoy this little Q&A session with the two founders of Coin-Operated Press: Chloe Henderson, and Katie Mayes!! and we hope you enjoy seeing a little sneak peek into the behind the scenes of our daily lives! Thank you for watching and don’t forget to hit that subscribe button […]

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SHOP: Has Issues Zine by Chloe Henderson

Printed Zine Price: £3+P&P £1.50UK or £3.50International Has Issues is a cut and paste zine, created purely from terrible “women’s interest” magazines. Inside you will find collaged artwork, and poetry constructed from the content’s of the trashy magazine pages. This edition focuses on how much Chloe hates the beauty industry. Head over to the shop […]

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How To: Fold a Mini-Zine

In this tutorial, Chloe will take you through the step-by-step process of making a mini-zine from a single sheet of paper. Mini-zines are a staple in all zine-maker’s repertoires, and they make for a great introduction for those just starting out in the world of zines. This is a beginner’s level tutorial, and you will […]

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SHOP: Cat Spotting – My Feline Encounters Archive Issue 001 & 002 by Chloe Henderson

Printed Zine Price: £3+P&P £1.50UK or £3.50International Chloe Henderson has created this series to take you out on her travels, and together, discover all of the cats of the world! Chloe will be snapping photographs out in the field, and taking them back to her zine-making workshop to discuss and rate her experiences with the […]

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