Endless drizzles of rain, locally sourced coffee shops, towering pine trees, and beards … the glorious beards. These may be the things that initially come to mind when one thinks of Portland, Oregon. Of course, there’s much more to see and do in Portland.
My contribution to the campaign was FSBS (For Skaters, By Skaters) PDX, a zine that encapsulated Portland skate culture.
With Travel Portland’s emphasis on the handmade, I approached creating the zine in the same manner. I collaged and crafted each page by hand, documenting with 35mm film and writing the text by hand.
Scheduling interviews, collecting press release forms and filing for permits.