zine
noun \ˈzēn\

: a small magazine that is written by people that usually has stories about a particular subject.

: magazine; especially : a noncommercial often homemade or online publication usually devoted to specialized and often unconventional subject matter.

FLORA || FAUNA is a female run Denver zine publication that produces strong editorial writing with artistically driven photography, highlighting local avant-garde entrepreneurs and creatives.

Our mission is to document the city’s modernity and ongoing creative innovations. With Denver’s current market, the influx of artisans as well as small business owners are given the opportunity to produce quality-driven work, enhancing the richness of its society.

Our goal is to share all things art, music, fashion, and design in a progressive and savvy demeanor, online and in print.

 
 

 

FLORA || FAUNA 7: NATURE IN FLUX

This issue includes:

Feature: The History of US 40 Colfax Ave: 'Gateway to the Rockies'

Local Shop Highlight: Becky Miller of Modern Nomad

Kyle Emerson: Virility in Bloom

Jason DeMarte: Artificial Sweetener

Last of the Easy Riders: Ride High, Stay High

Sacred Thistle: An Elevated Botanica

Demi Demitro: The Velveteers Come to Denver

Artist Collaboration: 'Poppies' by John Hastings

 

FLORA || FAUNA 6: ELEMENTAL EXPOSURE

This issue includes:

Feature: Goldmine Vintage

Local Shop Highlight: Pon Pon Art Bar

The Mad Alchemist Liquid Lite Show: Jesus Sons at Globe Hall

Off the Record: Twist and Shout

Editor's Opinion: Tom Petty, The End of a Legend

 

FLORA || FAUNA 5: THE REBELLIOUS WEST

This issue includes:

Feature: The Great American West

Local Shop Highlight: Queen City General Store

A Closer Look at Globeville: Fort Greene Bar

Nomad in the City: A Concert at the Gothic

Editor's Opinion: Navajo Nation Relief Fund

 

FLORA || FAUNA 4: VIVACITY IN THE MILE HIGH

This issue includes:

Feature: Grace Wood, Colfax Queen

Local Shop Highlight: Carbon Cafe & Bar

ALIEN BRAIN: Brandye Kemp

Denver RAW Artists: Verve Exhibition

The Consignment Assignment: Buffalo Exchange

Editor's Opinion: #2016election

 

FLORA || FAUNA 3:   HOLISTIC HABITS IN DENVER

This issue includes:

Feature: Skylar White, Artist

Women of Abstract Expressionism @ Denver Art Museum

"In Transition" Bethany Knox, Ceramics Artist

The Power of Sage

Local Shop Highlight: Ritualcravt

Six Months in South America: Max and Hannah Kelemen

Editor Opinion: Mental Health Awareness

 

FLORA || FAUNA 2:   CONSTRUCTING A NEW ERA OF DESIGN

This issue includes:

Feature: Jill Valentich of Valentich Bags

The Kirkland Museum, Reimagined

Lauren Blevins, Call of the Vialed

Modified Organism

Editor Opinion: Transgender Equality

 

FLORA || FAUNA 1:  KATE THE GRATE

Premiere issue includes:

Feature: Kate Kirkwood, Cheesemonger

March Favorites: Top 5

Local Shop Highlight: Sub Rosa Mercantile

Tarot Reading 101

Editor Opinion: Flint Water Crisis