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by Jane
Wed Apr 02, 2008 5:48 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: the london zine fair
Replies: 43
Views: 19426

Ok, so I just checked the zine website and we're on it. See: http://londonzinesymposium.lasthours.or ... posium/56/ I guess they are as well organised as us. Wahey! I will try getting more in touch.
x
by Jane
Wed Apr 02, 2008 5:47 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: the london zine fair
Replies: 43
Views: 19426

The closing date was march 18th and they got back to WTCD just after that, saying they had a stall and "We'll let you know where your stall will be in the hall when everyone has confirmed and we've worked out the plans for the space. It should be fine though for you to have a table next to The Fores...
by Jane
Wed Apr 02, 2008 11:01 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Do you have friends to sleep with in LondonCambridgeParis?
Replies: 0
Views: 1029

Do you have friends to sleep with in LondonCambridgeParis?

Hey, so, we're taking the Golden Hour book on tour to London, Cambridge and Paris. We're going to read and play music and spread the good word of Forest, and sell books records and kisses. We'll be in London on Thurs 10th/Fri 11th, Cambridge on Saturday 12th and Paris on Sunday 13th and Monday 14th....
by Jane
Tue Apr 01, 2008 10:12 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: Can anyone put up 3 photographers for a night? Sunday 30/03
Replies: 4
Views: 1648

NO thankyoualex! He hid strangers in my bed who I arrived home to at 1am after driving home from oxford.

NO KISSES NO.

Worst april fool ever!

xxx

ps: maybe you should apologise to that guy. We freaked each other out.
by Jane
Mon Mar 31, 2008 1:00 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: Zine request
Replies: 2
Views: 2818

carmel is lovely. I will send her CIAs. Where are the backcopies?
by Jane
Fri Mar 28, 2008 3:58 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Ideas for upcoming films
Replies: 73
Views: 28839

Plot Keywords:
Twins / Conjoined Twins / Brothers / Punk / Incest
I am so there.
by Jane
Thu Mar 27, 2008 10:58 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: forest survey
Replies: 13
Views: 5420

Q8. Do you feel this information is: Very significant 1 Significant 15 Important 10 Unimportant 3 Insignificant 1 Truly a range of options here. Did we ever make a mission statement? I agree it should be up and I doubleagree with martin that it should be neon. At least at night. I could taxidermy o...
by Jane
Thu Mar 27, 2008 1:52 am
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: RT: Printing
Replies: 4
Views: 3595

was the fact they were two weeks late because of us fucking up earlier with printers or them fucking up with something else?
by Jane
Sun Mar 23, 2008 8:43 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: composting with the Cyrenians
Replies: 44
Views: 29582

Gahhh, I am going to sit with the flies and the rats and shake my head and wonder all these years and we have learned nothing...NOTHING! Well, at least it will be a fun chance to see some bloodoo magic. Good luck compost kids, just remember not to forget all about it and go away on holiday and think...
by Jane
Sun Mar 23, 2008 11:24 am
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: record fun!
Replies: 0
Views: 1140

record fun!

Hey all, we're going to meet at 5 tomorrow (monday) to sort out the amAzing forest vinyl 10inch. Every insert of 500 is going to be hand designed by us and you, so if you'd like to come join us, umn, do. We'll provide pens and music and possibly even wine (perhaps...). You get artistic immortality f...
by Jane
Thu Mar 20, 2008 3:03 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: can we use a bath? or three black blocks?
Replies: 20
Views: 5972

YES to this. Maybe baby heads inside
by Jane
Wed Mar 19, 2008 11:02 am
Forum: Events
Topic: Ideas for upcoming films
Replies: 73
Views: 28839

shhhhhh......
x
by Jane
Tue Mar 18, 2008 2:31 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: forest records meeting minutes
Replies: 3
Views: 3376

forest records meeting minutes

Forest Records meeting minutes, Present – Jane, Dai, Dan Agenda: • Distribution – who will send what where? • Inner sleeves • Future Releases Distribution: The purpose of the record is for promotion of us and our artists, not necessarily money making. We should send out to as many people as possible...
by Jane
Mon Mar 17, 2008 5:33 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: let's get together and make things happen
Replies: 10
Views: 6039

I'd rather it was thurs at 5 because in Ryan's absence I need to do the GH intros and I want to be at home first to put my big hat and lipsticks on. But if wed is better for you both I can do that
x
by Jane
Mon Mar 17, 2008 2:21 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: let's get together and make things happen
Replies: 10
Views: 6039

I can do tonight
or tues earlier on - 5.30? or 5
or thursday anytime.


say tuesday when dan gets out of work? dai?
by Jane
Mon Mar 17, 2008 2:17 am
Forum: Events
Topic: promotions
Replies: 14
Views: 5994

well how secretive. I had this beautiful vision of some beer company who were launching, who liked us and wanted to become cool by getting us free drinks. Probably not the case. Do you think cash and carry champagne would ever want to give us sponsorship? Oh the dream.
by Jane
Sun Mar 16, 2008 4:25 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: let's get together and make things happen
Replies: 10
Views: 6039

redux this thought.

afghan is over, let's do things. call me. call each other.
xxx
by Jane
Sat Mar 15, 2008 8:25 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: yesterday was pi day
Replies: 0
Views: 1142

yesterday was pi day

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/magazine/7296224.stm

I hope you all celebrated in a suitable rotund manner, or at least by eating pie of some sort.
by Jane
Sat Mar 15, 2008 8:24 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Ideas for upcoming films
Replies: 73
Views: 28839

swithun wrote:No one should fuck with Snakes on a Plane.
oh dear god, SOAP night, please! Doublebill with a bootleg of Cloverfield. Jane wants trash and fear in her eyes. xxx
by Jane
Sat Mar 15, 2008 7:29 pm
Forum: The People's Forum
Topic: VOTE HERE
Replies: 7
Views: 2541

It features a rooster. and this is no joke...
bring back your pheasant, sweet dan
by Jane
Sat Mar 15, 2008 12:59 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: taxidermying animals
Replies: 12
Views: 8563

also, where best to get thin silver wire (the really mallable kind)
by Jane
Thu Mar 13, 2008 4:23 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: taxidermying animals
Replies: 12
Views: 8563

A complimentary face mask will be provided for all who attend because this event will smell.
I LOVE IT, I wanna go see.
by Jane
Thu Mar 13, 2008 1:33 pm
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: taxidermying animals
Replies: 12
Views: 8563

horse hair, mmm, doubledeath. Where would one acquire that in edinburgh?

Oh, and that film sounds amazing, I would like to nominate it for an upcoming documentary or film night please.

x
by Jane
Thu Mar 13, 2008 11:41 am
Forum: Front of House/Gallery
Topic: taxidermying animals
Replies: 12
Views: 8563

taxidermying animals

I'm sure that isn't the proper verb, but anyway. Does anyone have an idea of what would be good to use to stuff animals in order to places them into poses (if one had hypothetically got their hands on a bunch of clean dead carcasses)? I don't think cotton wool is sturdy enough. It would be to make t...
by Jane
Wed Mar 12, 2008 6:03 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: the london zine fair
Replies: 43
Views: 19426

Ok, there doesn't seem much point to me in meeting yet until we hear back from the fair people. I've sent it off this week but not heard back, and there are only 30 stalls being given out so it's not a definite. It's a possibility also that if we don't get a stall, WTCDTD will and we can share there...
by Jane
Tue Mar 11, 2008 11:10 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: promotions
Replies: 14
Views: 5994

What's the deal with them sponsoring it? Does she want to poster and tag things and write their name on it or just give out product? What do you mean by nameless beer? Are you not naming it, or is she not, or is it independent? Is it for a specific event or just a general offer? I am so all about th...
by Jane
Tue Mar 11, 2008 11:01 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: the london zine fair
Replies: 43
Views: 19426

By the way dai, they wanted a mobile contact number for the day so I gave them yours because I knew it and thought you'd probably be there. They have my email etc, so they'll probably contact me, but if they do call be aware.
x
by Jane
Tue Mar 11, 2008 10:57 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Cafe and Events WG Meeting March 5th
Replies: 19
Views: 9413

the room used for a creche on Sundays was full to the brim with severed dolls head and a complete tip. We have a creche on sundays?! Wow. I have a weird vision in my head of terrifically disturbed parents coming in to find a ballpool of severed doll heads. I would kind of like to play in there. Ser...
by Jane
Tue Mar 11, 2008 2:03 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Dinner time
Replies: 6
Views: 4314

What kind of events have you seen that you mean? I think in principle I need to disagree. Trying to move our focus to prioritising the forest-as-cafe over the forest-as-events/arts space is exactly the antithesis of what we should be doing. If painting your genitals with UV paint and running around ...
by Jane
Tue Mar 11, 2008 1:00 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: the london zine fair
Replies: 43
Views: 19426

Ok, I've sent off the form. WTCDTD have too, and we've requested we can be next to each other if possible. They've said if we don't get a stall and they do we can put things on their table, and vice versa. Hopefully we will both get stalls though, and spend the day together with prittstick and inky ...
by Jane
Sun Mar 09, 2008 7:04 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: the london zine fair
Replies: 43
Views: 19426

YAY! Okay, should I wait until after the meeting or just go ahead and book? Stalls cost £5-£10 only, and the form seems pretty simple.

ps: Our own zinefair would be magnificent! YES...
by Jane
Sun Mar 09, 2008 3:17 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Cafe and Events WG Meeting March 5th
Replies: 19
Views: 9413

Yay. "Self-indulgent" is a nasty word (or two words, depending on your hyphenation tendencies). You know, it is sometimes ok to indulge ourselves. That's part of the payoff for giving all your hours for free. And it's part of what the forest is for, to indulge OUR ideas and dreams and whatnot. It's ...
by Jane
Sun Mar 09, 2008 12:34 pm
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Cafe and Events WG Meeting March 5th
Replies: 19
Views: 9413

This discussion about the volunteer party makes me sad. I wasn't there but from everything I have heard it was what I love about the forest. Many people have told me I should have been there, it was amazing. Sometimes it is good to show our volunteers our ways of weird. Sometimes it is better for th...
by Jane
Wed Mar 05, 2008 6:53 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: the london zine fair
Replies: 43
Views: 19426

the london zine fair

http://londonzinesymposium.lasthours.org.uk/

Check it out, fucking cool, no? Maybe we should be going down there and getting a table. It would rock. CIAs for all. I think there's a possibility WTCDTD might be going too

Deadline is March 18th, anyone interested?

xxx
by Jane
Wed Mar 05, 2008 11:50 am
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: more poetry for the library?
Replies: 6
Views: 5020

Can we put the next issue of neon (what used to be four volts) in the library please, because I am going to be in it...
x
by Jane
Sun Feb 17, 2008 12:13 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: let's get together and make things happen
Replies: 10
Views: 6039

let's get together and make things happen

this week sometime? let's bring some wine and bullet points. we need to:

* finish putting together the records ready to sell
* send off copies to famous DJs
* get some stocked in shops throughout edin/uk
and other such things,

When are people free? Tuesday evening maybe?

x
by Jane
Thu Feb 14, 2008 12:12 pm
Forum: Sales and Distribution
Topic: The Golden Hour Book: Sales and Distrobution
Replies: 76
Views: 48926

that's awesome!
well done us.
xxx
by Jane
Tue Feb 12, 2008 12:36 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: 10-12 Menu
Replies: 42
Views: 22232

They're calling today? Or from yesterday?
by Jane
Tue Feb 12, 2008 12:35 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: furniture buying - top tips
Replies: 55
Views: 26766

bethanys at the bottom of leith walk is amazing. And the ex hotel furniture store down there too, although it may be too expensive.
by Jane
Tue Feb 12, 2008 12:33 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: Good and bad recipes
Replies: 11
Views: 11406

2 really quick soups when you need to make stuff fast and can only be bothered opening tins, maybe because you have a hangover or it's the festival or the other KM is rubbish and never does any prep. It's nice not to have to chop things. tomato and basil 1 head garlic 3 tins tomato large scoop tomat...
by Jane
Tue Feb 12, 2008 12:24 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: I Am The Free Shop, take what you can, leave what I need.
Replies: 5
Views: 3388

big explicit signs are good.

we CANNOT get rid of the free shop, it is one of my favourite things ever and has furnished my wardrobe, flat and life for years. especially now that charity shops don't accept loads of things because of H&S regulations.
by Jane
Tue Feb 12, 2008 12:18 pm
Forum: Kitchen
Topic: 10-12 Menu
Replies: 42
Views: 22232

can we get prawn cocktail crisps in please?
by Jane
Fri Feb 08, 2008 2:50 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: I want a laptop, help me please computer kids
Replies: 5
Views: 5707

user 2 were a bit shit, they told me that the £79 laptop they had was too crap for my needs and too slow to cope with linux....they wanted to sell me a £299 one instead.

I found this on gumtree, what say you?
http://edinburgh.gumtree.com/edinburgh/63/19448663.html

thank you swith
xxxx
by Jane
Fri Feb 08, 2008 2:17 pm
Forum: Website/Online
Topic: I want a laptop, help me please computer kids
Replies: 5
Views: 5707

I want a laptop, help me please computer kids

Hey, I'm looking to buy (or generally acquire) an old laptop to type things on, it doesn't need to have lots of memory or internet access or good speakers or anything like that, it's for writing only. In fact, no internet would be better because I am easily distracted. I want to pay less than £100, ...
by Jane
Sat Feb 02, 2008 5:57 pm
Forum: The Building
Topic: Sign out front.
Replies: 77
Views: 40593

you pig
by Jane
Sat Feb 02, 2008 5:52 pm
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: forest records to sell
Replies: 4
Views: 4313

Shall we meet this week for a chat? Sometime between mon and thurs?
by Jane
Sat Feb 02, 2008 1:29 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: a VW
Replies: 24
Views: 10875

oh my god, is this happening? It should. FUCK yes. Why does it matter if we smell all oily? Oily is sexy, children. Let's just drive it in now and worry about the consequences come september.......
xxx
by Jane
Sat Feb 02, 2008 1:25 am
Forum: The Building
Topic: Sign out front.
Replies: 77
Views: 40593

I haven't eaten at the forest in an age, so I'm not personally sure about food, but I think the reason quality is much more variable now is because we have been pushing more and more towards making our own things instead of buying stuff in. We used to buy in soups, mexican burgers, VBs, falafels and...
by Jane
Sat Feb 02, 2008 12:45 am
Forum: Minutes
Topic: Forest World Tour meeting 27/11/07
Replies: 27
Views: 12443

There is probably info on this elsewhere but I have a billion orange squares and no white ones...so...what's the deal? Are we meeting again? Going on tour? This excites me. I would like to help.
by Jane
Sat Feb 02, 2008 12:28 am
Forum: Make/Sell
Topic: forest records to sell
Replies: 4
Views: 4313

forest records to sell

Oi, I came in yesterday and sorted out some records ready to be sold (yes, in exciting news, jane has now left america!!!! where is our new rutherfords??? let's go upgrade. jesuys I missed you all xxxx) There are a number of records boxes in the room by the old office toilet/safe room. * The one nea...