past Events

Zine Workshop with Blue Ridge Juvenile Detention Center

June 2023

This was a closed workshop with youth from the Blue Ridge Juvenile Detention Center. Zines created during this workshop are on display now at the Bridge PAI & were available for purchase (with proceeds benefiting the BRJD students) at the 2023 zine fest. 

Zines for Change!
Zinemaking Workshop with Jess Walters

July 2023 

Zines for Change! was a free zine-making workshop led by local artist and disability justice advocate Jess Walters. During this workshop, participants learned how zines can creatively engage with political issues and had the chance to create their own educational, informational, or inspirational collage-style zines to scan, print, and send to local legislators (if desired). 

CUT LOOSE: Collage Zine-making with Mary Lamb & Sarah Lawson

July 2023

Collage artists and zinemakers Mary Lamb and Sarah Lawson led participants to learn the basics of zine construction, hear about the role of zines in their collage practices, and make your own eight page zine using elements of collage.