"The world should be making many more books and zines! Let's spread zine love far and wide."


Zine is short for Magazine

They are usually:

* non-commercial

* handmade

* inexpensively produced

* and often quirky

Charting an Artist Practice

suggests ways of mapping:

* Work's Purpose

* Culture and Community

* Daily Practice

Zine Making in a Nutshell

is a tiny how-to guide on zine making

A Patch of Heaven

is a mini memoir about place

All three zines are usually available at the marvelous shop at Minnnesota Center for Book Arts.

Free Zines

The Art of Social Connection

during Quarantine and other Times of Undesired Isolation

Click here for downloadable copies. If you don't have a printer, send me your address and I will mail you a zine.


Welcome to MCBA Zine

is a self-guided Tour Map of Minnesota Center for Book Arts, made by Cindy Gipple and me. The map zines are usually available in MCBA's shop.