Zines and Patterns

This page may serve as a place where I gather patterns on which I'm working and zines which I create—some of which may overlap in the form of pattern zines.

I'm trying to explore new ways of sharing the things I make, particularly in print, however I'm aware that those with visual disabilities may still find the materials useful. Therefore, I'm creating textual forms where possible (a cross stitch pattern, for example, is unfortunately not something I know how to make into an accessible format--let me know if you now how!) and including links to those as well as to PDFs.

In Print

The zines are meant to be used in print when possible by the user and I am keeping some printed copies on hand. If you'd like one, please contact me. I'm happy to swap or give away the ones I have for the cost of postage (for friends, I'm happy to mail for free).

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Pattern zines

These patterns are intended to be printed, folded, and otherwise assembled as zines. Without the proper assembly, they may not be as useful.

Reticule Revival

Reticule Revival, a Pattern. Image cropped from the front cover of the zine.

Pattern for a small wrist bag, measuring finished around 4" x 6.5". Pattern includes a wrist strap and folded flap over the top. The bag can be used for smaller cell phones, ID cards and mini-wallets, keys, and other small things which one may wish to keep on hand when one's pockets are too small or non-existent. A colleague pointed out that I had revived the reticule, hence the pattern's name.

Download as: black & white PDF (13.7MB) | color PDF (12.9 MB) | text file (5.7kb).

Currently available in print.

Patterns

Mythos cross-stitch: Hastur, Hastur, Hast—

Generated image of Hastur cross-stitch pattern which reads Hastur, Hastur, Hast - with images of crowns and masks above and below.

The name of Hastur may not thrice be spoken without dire consequences. Above and below the dread name are the crown and skull mask of the King in Yellow. What horrors may lie behind the silken veil?

Pattern: Hastur cross-stitch PDF, color (11.3MB)

Pattern requires: 2 skeins DMC 792, 14-18ct Aida cloth (black recommended). Pattern includes: overall view on white background, views of each half, large letters and symbols, and guidance for spacing.

The design itself measures 62(h) x 73(w). On 14ct Aida, it fits a 6"x8" frame with a little padding, on 18ct, fits a 5"x7".