This Is Not Art 2008

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Its official, registration for zinesters and crafters for This Is Not Art (T.I.N.A) Zine fair & Artist Markets are now open. The zine fair will be held in Civic Park in Newcastle on the 5th of October and they are currently calling out to all us Stall Holders.

The markets will host an array of goods including badges, books, cards, clothes, comics, cupcakes, flags, hats, hoodies, miniatures, mix tapes, patches, pins, post cards, posters, prints, puppets, recordings, tea-cups, toys, t-shirts & zines etc.

As stated on the website the Sunday Fair day includes Artists Market, Zine and Independent Publishing Fair, solar powered outdoor stage with special guest performances, other performances and readings at the National Young Writers’ Festival Super Picnic.

TIME: 12.00 – 17.00
They supply the tables and chairs, beautiful shade in the park (bring rocks or pegs to hold down your zines, because they will fly away), variety of food stalls and good crowds.

NB: Tables are 2.3M
– 1/2 table for individuals $20
– Full table for collectives (get some friends together) $40
– Full table for retailers or distros $50
– Plus $5 for Public Liability Insurance – PLI is required for stallholders.

If you only have zines make sure you contact zinefair.nywf[at] to register because
NYWF offer you FREE registration. Everyone else must contact the Sunday Fair Co-Ordinator via email: thisisnotartmarkets[at]

So that’s the low down. Find out more info at the this is not

Also if you are finding the stall prices a tad steep for your budget make sure you come along anyway and trade your zines, it will be a big old zine fest, you will be drooling by the end of the day.




Filed under D.I.Y., Events, Festivals, Markets, Stuff to do, Zine Fairs

4 responses to “This Is Not Art 2008

  1. S.

    I can’t wait for this!
    Is there anything in between that I can look forward to? October is much to far away.

  2. tinypaperhearts

    Yep, Verge Zine Fair is on in September, it will be held at Sydney Uni. There is info on it in the previous posts.

  3. I found your site on technorati and read a few of your other posts. Keep up the good work. I just added your RSS feed to my Google News Reader. Looking forward to reading more from you down the road!

  4. tinypaperhearts

    Thanks for visiting alex!

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