Making Zines // Reviewing Zines // Workshops & Activities
Now Then is a Sheffield-based publication offering broad coverage of what is going on in the city. Produced by local not-for-profit enterprise Opus Independents, the magazine focuses on a variety of local issues, with political matters sitting alongside gig reviews and a healthy serving of opinion pieces. There is always extensive coverage of businesses, shops and restaurants in the area, providing a useful insiders’ guide, and the cover of each issue is adorned with paintings or illustration from the featured artist, making it a great platform for emerging artists to showcase their work. Now Then has recently added another string to its bow with a web-based Manchester edition which you can read here.