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Enter the Staple Stanley Contest!

Put your creativity to the test with Broken Pencil‘s Staple Stanley Contest!

Who’s Staple Stanley, you ask? Why he’s this sweet little guy:

Plagued by anxiety and existential dread, Staple Stanley teaches us that when life gets you down, put on your best smile and march on.

How to enter:

  1. Download the Staple Stanley foldup toy, print him off and build him!
  2. Give him some accessories. Dioramas and videos welcome!
  3. Send photos of your creation to [email protected] with the subject line: Staple Stanley Contest
    Deadline: April 30

Prize: Power, glory, bragging right AND a one-year membership to the Zine League.

Staple Stanley was made by papercraft extraordinaire A.G. of Fold Up Toys.

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