various (incomplete)

I know this kid who suddenly had a passionate desire to see the water bill be lower than it’s ever been. We talked to our neighbors and ours is, and has for years, been ridiculous compared to the friends around us. Béla’s very vested in this and he suggested that the fact that the third…

mary, queen of scots

While still behind on the production schedule for the zines for our Capstone Projects, we did write in a good bit of wiggle room for that. And, while Béla begins studying Benny Hill, Claudia has moved onto Elizabeth Tudor. She watched both Cate Blanchett films (one during a day we all had a cold and…

philly zine fest 2018!

Our second year at Philly Zine Fest and it was the same frenetic, friendly, not-enough-hands, good time as last November. Except this year, people recognized the kids! This year Claudia had two zines to give out (one which she had planned to have finished last year, honoring Delia Derbyshire), and she also had the first…

claudia’s introduction to her capstone project

a good bit later in coming than béla’s — and the zine fest is this weekend, and she’s ready to go to the printer (not just with her first zine for her capstone this year but with the delia derbyshire zine she was meant to finish LAST year!) — but it was worth the wait….

béla introduces his capstone project for 2018-2019

This year’s capstones have been planned out better than last year’s (which didn’t exist) and better than the year before’s (which were one single ‘zine). I still really like ‘zines for learning — particularly since the one ‘zine format we like to use the most easily gives you five pages of text to work with,…