Su Mwamba

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Brief bio

Su Mwamba lives in Derby, United Kingdom. She spends her life being side-tracked by various & random creative diversions (such as DIY crafts, mail art, & fairy tales), and her zines are an ever-evolving reflection of that.

Su has written more zines than she cares to remember, many of which are no longer available. She self-publishes under the imprint of The Tangled Press, a name derived from her TangleCrafts blog. All zines are printed on recycled paper or paper from renewable sources. Below is a very selective zinography.


  • Telaic Fantasy (2009-2010)
  • The Borrowers Zine (2009)
  • ZineBomb (2009)
  • Enchanted Times (2009-2011)
  • Mulberry Digest (2010-2011)
  • Meta Mail Art Zine (2010)
  • Going Postal Gallery (2010)
  • Valley of Dolls (2011)


Craft Leftovers Monthly by Kristin Roach
March 2009 - How to Weave on Anything weaving instruction/loom cards
Summer 2010 - An exclusive postal travel kit feature article
August 2010 - An exclusive feature article about zines & zinemaking plus reprint of the ZineBomb mini-zine
September 2010 - Two reprints from the Borrowers Zine: Make your own Matchbox, Make A Borrower's Rug (cross stitch pattern)
October 2010 - An interview with Su Mwamba, an introduction to Tangledom plus a reprint of the very first TangleCrafts mini-zine: Small Ways to Save the World
November 2010 - Mulberry Jam recipe (extract from Mulberry Digest Dreamtime Edition)
March 2011 - A Bowlful of Crafting
A Handmade Life #5 by Robin O. Mayberry, Alchemy Studios
October 2010 - A to-do list page, plus an exclusive Mulberry Digest story about the evolution/creation of TangleCrafts' zines

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