The Bizarro Coloring Book

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Zine
Title: The Bizarro Coloring Book
Publisher: "produced by Poncho Press under the editorial supervision of Leah Rosenthal and Ann Wortham"
Editor(s):
Type:
Date(s): 1991, 2012, 2013, 2016
Medium: print
Fandom: Blake's 7 (issue #1), multifandom (issue #2)
Language: English
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The Bizarro Coloring Book is a zine of cartoons by Leah Rosenthal.

this "Duck Buck" was printed in The Bizarro Zine #3

It has a sister zine called The Bizarro Zine.

For similar creations, see Coloring Book.

Issue 1

The Bizarro Coloring Book 1 was published in February 1991, is spiral bound for easy working, and is a collection of gen Blake's 7 cartoons by Leah Rosenthal.

a 1991 flyer -- Vila says: "The coloring book for those of discriminating Taste and class!. Avon responds: "one pack of crayolas and he thinks he's Suzi Lovett--"
From an ad:
Because you asked for it (when I thought you knew better --), Poncho Press is proud to announce the upcoming escape debut of The BIZARRO COLORING ALBUM. This fanzine will feature dozens and dozens of illustrations from your favorite BIZARRO 7 stories, with almost no text to distract you. You can use them as pin-ups, or amuse yourself by creating color masterpieces, embroidery patters, or wrapping yesterday's fries. The zine will be spiral-bound for easy opening... and each and every one of the first hundred copies sold will come with your very own box of crayons! Such a deal! Plus, THE BIZARRO COLORING ALBUM will also feature brand-new art, created especially for this portfolio, with some of your BIZARRO favorites! DUE FOR RELEASE THIS SUMMER... to makes sure you don't miss out, simple send a self-addressed, stamped #10 envelope. When the zine is ready, you'll be the first to know!
From the zine:
My thanks to all the editors who granted specific written permission to reproduce and reprint these illustrations from earlier issues of their own fanzines: Deb Walsh, Leigh Arnold, Ann Wortham, Mary Fall Wardell, and all the rest.

Issue 2

The Bizarro Coloring Book 2 was published in 2012, contains about 120 pages, and is a collection of gen multifandom cartoons by Leah Rosenthal.

Fandoms included: The Avengers, Babylon 5, Battlestar Galactica, Beauty & the Beast, Blakes 7, Bones, Boston Legal, Castle, Dark Shadows, Dr Who, Fawlty Towers, Forever Knight, Fringe, Glee, Grimm, Hawaii 5-0, Hercules, Highlander, House, Indiana Jones, Lord of the Rings, Lost, Magnum PI, Merlin, Miami Vice, NCIS, Original, Quantum Leap, Sherlock, Simon & Simon, Stargate Atlantis, Stargate SG-1, Supernatural, Star Trek Original, Star Trek Next Generation, Star Trek Reboot, Star Wars, The Simpsons, The X-Files, Torchwood, Twilight, White Collar

"Bonus: a starter set of crayons with each order *while supplies last*!" [1]

Issue 3

The Bizarro Coloring Book 3 was published in May 2013 and contains 81 pages. Its focus is Stargate SG-1 and Stargate Atlantis.

Issue 4

The Bizarro Coloring Book 4 was published in May 2016 and contains 31 pages.

It contains all of the Supernatural cartoons Leah has drawn to date.

Issue 5

The Bizarro Coloring Book Goes British is issue 5. It was published in May 2016 and contains 50+ pages. Fandoms include: Doctor Who, Blackadder, Blake's 7, Sherlock, Fawlty Towers, Keeping Up Appearances, Merlin, Robin of Sherwood, and more.

It is printed color photocopy, GBC bound.

Covers

References

  1. from the publisher's ad