I empower others to create their own zines and share their work through self-publishing.

How to run an effective call for submissions workshop at Queer Zest Zine Fest 2021

Katherine Leung, creator of @cantocutie, talks about how to run an bilingual call for submissions that is inclusive, culturally responsive, and targets established artists with a wider reach amidst international publishing laws.

Zine making workshops at Milton Artists’ Guild Social Sundays 2021

Join local artist and MAG Workshop Chair Katherine Leung for two hands-on classes through Zoom. Participants will know all about zine-folding and digitizing zines by the end of two twenty-minute sessions in order to create their own zines and share them online.

BIPOC Issues & Representation in Zines
at Tucson Zine Fest 2021

Zinesters Joolie Comix, CantoCutie, and Yolie Contreras discuss BIPOC issues and representation in the zine community.

International Call-Outs with Canto Cutie at San Diego Zine Fest 2020

Katherine Leung, creator of @cantocutie, talks about how to run an effective call for submissions that is inclusive, culturally responsive, and will get good submissions. “Call For Submissions 101” is international in scope and will include: conducting interviews that honor the artist, protecting the identity of submitters, knowing the risks of publishing in countries where zines are seen as anti-government rhetoric, and she will share personal experiences about publishing the work of political dissidents. This will be presented through the lens of her zine Canto Cutie which features the work of artists and writers of the Cantonese diaspora presenting what it means to be “Cantonese.”

Pen Drawing Workshops at Milton Artists’ Guild Social Sundays 2021

Join local artist and MAG Workshop Chair Katherine Leung for two interactive classes on Zoom, with all supplies provided for free by the Milton Artists Guild. Participants will start with a simple Pen and ink drawing tutorial followed by an Introduction to hand lettering, which are introductory skills in making your own zine.