Pro Series: Zine Design (Travel Zines with Shirin Rafie) | library@orchard

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277 Orchard Road orchardgateway

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library@orchard presents a Zine Design workshop on creating travel zines with Shirin Rafie.

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This programme/event is open to members of the National Library Board, Singapore. Please ensure you have your myLibrary username on hand before proceeding with the registration. If you do not have a myLibrary username, you can create one here: https://account.nlb.gov.sg/

Important Registration Info

1. Registration via Eventbrite is required to state your interest in this workshop. An automatic ‘order confirmation’ email will be sent to you noting that your registration is received.

2. Email libraryorchard@gmail.com with the following info by 7 January 2022, 11.59pm after registering your interest on Eventbrite:     

  • Email Subject Heading: Registration for Zine Design (Travel Zines with Shirin Rafie)
  • Your Name
  • Your myLibrary username (a valid myLibrary username is required)
  • Attach (up to 10mb) or send us a link to your portfolio of narrative illustrations/ zine-making/ (optional) short form writings. Do let us know if you do not have any prior experience.

3. Successful registrants will be notified via email 3 days before the workshop date and are required to confirm their attendance.**Conditions apply.

4. This workshop is for participants aged 16 years and above.

5. Please note that zines created at the workshop may be selected and reproduced for NLB’s showcase/ free distribution to the public.

About the Programme

Love to journal your travels and would like to do it in style? Join Shirin Rafie in a Zine Design workshop on illustrative urban sketching. Shirin will let you in on her tools of trade; what to pack when sketching outdoors and how to explore styles that give your sketches a little illustrative twist!

Shortlisted participants will be required to prepare the following for the workshop:

  • Any travel photos of interest - food, places, people etc.
  • Travel memorabilia for sticking into zine (optional)

About the Artist

Shirin Rafie (@drawmonsterdraw) is a visual development artist and illustrator. She has illustrated and created concept art for the Singapore Law Society, University of Illinois Chicago (UIC), National Institute of Education (NIE), and New Naratif. Shirin was selected as an artist-in-residence for Singapore Comic Con 2019 and was also a featured artist alongside Joy Ho and Sonny Liew in Singapore Unbound’s Literature Festival 2020: Hitting the Bull’s Eye.


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About the Series

Zine Design is a series of workshops that highlights DIY culture and zines as a form of creative expression. Join us for a workshop or two and your zines might just be showcased!


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277 Orchard Road orchardgateway

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Singapore, 238858

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