Author Archives: Katherine Montalto

how to make a one-page zine start to finish

how to make a one-page zine start to finish from Katherine Montalto.

How I make a one-page zine using Inkscape, one US Letter size sheet of paper, and a pair of scissors.

Print out a free copy here: https://tinyurl.com/wk3tnmd
Zine Libraries please feel free to print out this zine and add to your collection.
contact me to let me know.

See art here.

 

Website and Social Media Services

Services
Wordpress website design and maintenance
Daily scheduled social media posts tailored to your needs
Respond to social media comments
Email newsletters

Pricing
An ongoing freelance project is $30/hr
Per website and/or social media campaign: negotiable

Terms
Payments can be made through PayPal or Venmo.

I have the right to drop or refuse a project at any time for any reason. (If you’ve already paid, it will be refunded!)

After I have accepted to do a project, I will update regularly on the progress of the project. There will be opportunities to ask for adjustments/fixes. To finish and release the work, the payment has to be made in full.

Examples and Inquires
Here are examples of some of websites I have recently built and maintained.
CityofWarren.org
MIWarren.org

To inquire, contact me by email at info@katherinemontalto.com with “Website and Social Media Services” in the subject line. Please include a link to your social media if you have one. You can reach me in the DMs on my social media accounts as well.

Podcast Services

Terms

I will edit raw audio into a polished podcast. I will edit in provided music, ads, intros, and outros. I can also provide illustrations for episodes if needed.

Payments can be made through PayPal or Venmo.

I have the right to drop or refuse a project at any time for any reason. (If you’ve already paid, it will be refunded!)

After I have accepted to do a project, I will update regularly on the progress of the project. At this stage, you have a chance to ask for a few adjustments/fixes. To finish and release the work, the payment has to be made in full.

I may post podcasts on my social media, on my website, or as an advertisement for my work.

Pricing
$50-$75 per podcast episode

Examples and Inquires
Here are examples of podcasts I have recorded, edited, and/or produced.

To inquire, contact me by email at info@katherinemontalto.com with “Podcast” in the subject line. Please include a link to your social media if you have one. You can reach me in the DMs on my social media accounts as well.

Commissions and Freelance Services

I am available for commissions of art and writing and am also available for ongoing freelance writing and art projects. I’ve been writing freelance since 2000 for various online publications on a variety of subjects such as food, gardening, pop culture, history, music, movies, books, and trivia. I’ve also written SEO content and product descriptions for catalogs. I have created marketing materials, both print and digital, as well as maintained online marketing campaigns and email newsletters. I’ve created flyers, album art, and logos for bands. I’ve participated in group shows in Detroit, Chicago, Geneva, Mumbai, and San Francisco. I’ve done illustration work for online and print publications.

Pricing
An ongoing freelance project is $30/hr

One-time illustration $30-$150

One-time piece of writing: negotiable

Terms
Payments can be made through PayPal or Venmo.

I have the right to drop or refuse a project at any time for any reason. (If you’ve already paid, it will be refunded!)

After I have accepted to do a project, I will update regularly on the progress of the piece. At this stage, you have a chance to ask for a few adjustments/fixes. Pieces can take anywhere from a few hours to a few months to complete. To finish and release the work, the payment has to be made in full.

I may use any piece to post on social media, on my website, or as an advertisement for my work.

Please feel free to post the work on social media but please tag me/link me in the post.

Examples and Inquires
Here are examples of some of my Freelance Writing and Freelance Art.

To inquire, contact me by email at info@katherinemontalto.com with “Commissions and Freelance Services” in the subject line. Please include a link to your social media if you have one. You can reach me in the DMs on my social media accounts as well.

2020 02 Newsletter

Some Highlights from February 2020.

Here is my sketchbook work for the month. Follow me on Vimeo to see process videos of them as well. Print out a zine of this artwork. Get my sketchbook art on Redbubble gear.

My February 2020 Line Art Portrait series was inspired by black artists, activists, and scientists. Here is a zine of them.

I created a series of line art drawings around the theme of mass communication. Here is a zine of them called, Tell Me Something.

Zine libraries are welcome to print out my zines and put them in their collections. Please contact me to let me know.

I’ve been trying to write more fiction and this list of prompts has been very helpful.

I wrote a short story based on this prompt. Let me know if you are interested in being a beta reader for it.

Here are my newest Redbubble products:

Typewriter
Computer
2020 02 04 Sketchbook
2020 02 18 Sketchbook
2020 02 07 Sketchbook

Subscription Package

Here is the subscription box for February.

If you’d like to support me on a continuous regular basis you can set up a monthly donation to my art supply fund. There are levels of regular donation you can contribute, everything over a dollar comes with rewards. If you’d like to make a one-time contribution go here.

All of my original artwork, writing, and music are available for purchase and for licensing. If interested please contact me here.

2020 02 Line Art Portraits

2020 02 Sketchbook