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'''Bird Habit''' is a zine by Brisbane, Australia-based [[E J Zyla]].
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[[Bird_Habit]] is an Australian zine from artist/writer [[Filka]], also known as [[E J Zyla]].
  
''Bird Habit'' is the first in a series of zines based on 4 dreams that are re-interpreted/re-worked to step outside of any dream interpretation book.
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''Bird Habit'' is the first in a series of zines based on 4 dreams that are re-interpreted/re-worked to step outside of any dream interpretation book.Bird_ Habit is a zine that has stepped beyond the perameters of what an art zine could be. More akin to a graphic novel than an Artist Book, it has been called an 'Art object' with 'Journeyman styled poetry'
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[[Image:Bird_Habit_Limited_Edition.png|200px|thumb|right|Bird_Habit.1 'Dreams of Dust' - Limited Edition Gocco Print Cover]]
  
 
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''...Bird_Habit was shown to me from a dream
 
''...Bird_Habit was shown to me from a dream
 
''Set soaring, I am told stories to share and pictures to tie it together''
 
''Set soaring, I am told stories to share and pictures to tie it together''
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''Zine #3 for me but a 1st it is for the series –
 
''Zine #3 for me but a 1st it is for the series –
 
''A place to shape dreams and cut a path for the future''
 
''A place to shape dreams and cut a path for the future''
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''Home truths''
 
''Home truths''
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''Memory + mimic''
 
''Memory + mimic''
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''Shapes from an ago, almost forgotten…until now
 
''Shapes from an ago, almost forgotten…until now
 
''A watchful eye is a hand waiting''
 
''A watchful eye is a hand waiting''
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''Sounding out my song''
 
''Sounding out my song''
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''Peck…Peck…Peck...''
 
''Peck…Peck…Peck...''
  
''Bird Habit'' is a black and white laser zine printed on 110gsm paper, A6 Portrait format, 10 pages (20 sides), 6 full page illustrations plus a 2 page Illustrated middle spread.
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The purpose was to create a zine that is a free form medium to explore + extrapolate on concepts remembered upon awakening from slumber.
Included are 1 Book token, a pledge, and a sneak peak at Issue #2.
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A dream guide, made into short stories with an A5 page Illustration to accompany them.
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Edition 250 in A6 (10.5 x 14.75cm); 10 Black + White, Laser copied pages.  
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Limited Edition copies of 50; recycled cardboard covers with antique paper bookplates + number plates in front + back inside covers.
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Front + Back covers on LTD EDs' come with custom Gocco Prints; signed + numbered by the Artist [[E J Zyla]].
  
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[[Category:Zines from Australia]]
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[[Category:Art Zines]] [[Category:2000's_publications]]
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[[Category:Queensland Zines]]  [[Category:Brisbane Zines]]

Latest revision as of 19:24, 31 March 2011

Bird_Habit is an Australian zine from artist/writer Filka, also known as E J Zyla.

Bird Habit is the first in a series of zines based on 4 dreams that are re-interpreted/re-worked to step outside of any dream interpretation book.Bird_ Habit is a zine that has stepped beyond the perameters of what an art zine could be. More akin to a graphic novel than an Artist Book, it has been called an 'Art object' with 'Journeyman styled poetry'

Bird_Habit.1 'Dreams of Dust' - Limited Edition Gocco Print Cover

EXCERPT - ...Bird_Habit was shown to me from a dream Set soaring, I am told stories to share and pictures to tie it together

Zine #3 for me but a 1st it is for the series – A place to shape dreams and cut a path for the future

Home truths

Memory + mimic

Shapes from an ago, almost forgotten…until now A watchful eye is a hand waiting

Sounding out my song

Peck…Peck…Peck...

The purpose was to create a zine that is a free form medium to explore + extrapolate on concepts remembered upon awakening from slumber. A dream guide, made into short stories with an A5 page Illustration to accompany them. Edition 250 in A6 (10.5 x 14.75cm); 10 Black + White, Laser copied pages. Limited Edition copies of 50; recycled cardboard covers with antique paper bookplates + number plates in front + back inside covers. Front + Back covers on LTD EDs' come with custom Gocco Prints; signed + numbered by the Artist E J Zyla.