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Exquisite original watercolours from Guido Vermeulen

Posted by Rebecca Guyver on September 1, 2014 at 9:30pm 1 Comment

FOUR original beauties from Guido arrived a few days ago. Inside Guido's envelope I find these radiant 3 1/2 x 8 1/2 inch watercolours. I see Janine has also had a wonderful gift from Guido! Three is a tryptic, what do you call four? I call them beautiful, inspiring, wondrous and I will enjoy them for a long time.…

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claudia - I love this card!

Posted by stripygoose on September 1, 2014 at 8:59pm 0 Comments

In case you can't read the text, bottom right of the card:

'Nothing stays secret round here'. 

Is that a…

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Thank you Raphael'L .

Posted by Dorina Harangus on September 1, 2014 at 7:36pm 0 Comments

Thanks Emily !

Posted by Dorina Harangus on September 1, 2014 at 7:30pm 0 Comments

Till now i have made few mailart friends and i am happy everytime when i receive a piece from them. Emily's envelopes became very familiar, i can recognise them from hundreds. Thanks a lot !…

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Thank you, Katerina !

Posted by Dorina Harangus on September 1, 2014 at 7:22pm 0 Comments

İ really apreciate Katerina's skills in making with few elements great sunsets and pieces of mail art. Thank you.…

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Thank you Judy !

Posted by Dorina Harangus on September 1, 2014 at 7:19pm 0 Comments

Mail art from Seoul. Thank you Kim !

Posted by Dorina Harangus on September 1, 2014 at 7:16pm 0 Comments

Kim spoiled us again with a lot of materials from the Seoul's İnternational Stamp exhibition and not only...…

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Original paintings by Guido

Posted by Janine Weiss on September 1, 2014 at 6:27pm 1 Comment

With the signature of the artist on the back

Thanks alot…

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HUGS FROM MISSOURI - FLOWN IN BY BIRDMAIL

Posted by Erni Bär on September 1, 2014 at 6:07pm 1 Comment

Is that possible at all? Well, looks like:…

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Mini Mail Title Now Goes To...

Posted by Gina Ulgen on September 1, 2014 at 3:29pm 1 Comment

...Alan Brignull! Thank you for the chuckle!

Can you all see just how small this letter and envelope is!... and your writing is so neat!

Its been so long since I used a pay phone, I've had a mobile for 20yrs - I can't honestly remember. A friend had to use one last wk and said min call cost 60p. I…

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Somehow people always think that if a group of artists work together that then there must automatically be some kind of organisation that coordinates it all. Well, in mail art there are many groups working together. These groups themselves also work together, but there is NO organisation that arranges all the things that go on in the mail art network. The I.U.O.M.A. is the Union that mail artists can become a member of. The Union has no rules. Everybody who is active in mail art and hears about the Union can become a member just by saying so.

In 1988 the idea of the IUOMA was born. I invented this name and made forms for people to become a member of this (fictive) union. About 300 mail artists reacted in a year, and official membership cards were made, even a official Union Magazine was published. Anybody who was a member of the Union could also claim a special function within the Union.

Even today, people still join the Union. And somehow it gives power, to say that YOU are a member of the International Union too. The Main address of the Union is at the TAM-address, P.O.Box 1055, 4801 BB - Breda - Netherlands. It is just the center for archiving all the things that are going on. But I am not in control of the Union. I just invented it. And to make it official, I made myself General-President of this Union. Sure was impressive when I travelled to the USSR in 1991 and went to visit some friends there who were also members of this Union........

 

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Susan McAllister left a comment for Rebecca Guyver
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Gina Ulgen commented on Rebecca Guyver's blog post Exquisite original watercolours from Guido Vermeulen
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Rebecca Guyver left a comment for Guido Vermeulen
"Whoop whoop! I love my four beautiful watercolours! Many thanks! http://iuoma-network.ning.com/profiles/blogs/exquisite-original-watercolours-from-guido-vermeulen I have also blogged them on The postal Ledger and in various places in FB. "
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Exquisite original watercolours from Guido Vermeulen

FOUR original beauties from Guido arrived a few days ago. Inside Guido's envelope I find these radiant 3 1/2 x 8 1/2 inch watercolours. I see Janine has also had a wonderful gift from Guido! Three is a tryptic, what do you call four? I call them beautiful, inspiring, wondrous and I will enjoy them for a long time.Do You LIke My Fangs? - June 2014…See More
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claudia - I love this card!

In case you can't read the text, bottom right of the card:'Nothing stays secret round here'. Is that a good thing? I don't know, but this…See More
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Mail Art Call

Started by Márcia Godinho Leal in Mail-Art Projects. Last reply by Márcia Godinho Leal on Friday. 1 Reply

Tema / Theme: "A minha casa" / "My house"Tamanho / Size: livre / freeTécnica / Technique: livre / freeSem júri e sem entradas / No jury and no feesData limite / Deadline: 29/11/2014Exibição /Exhibition: " A minha casa" - Coffee ShopMorada /…Continue

Tags: Art, Mail

Fluxus and Mail-Art , Fluxus or Mail-Art

Started by Ruud Janssen in Fluxus and Mail-Art. Last reply by Visual Mom on Friday. 36 Replies

Are you working both in Mail-Art and Fluxus? If yes, what is the difference for you when you work in one of the fieldsContinue

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Friendship/letter/art journal swap

Started by Kelly C in Mail-Art Projects. Last reply by Kelly C Aug 22. 15 Replies

Hello everyone, I'm new here and looking forward to taking part in mail art swaps.But.. I was thinking I would really like to do a friendship journal swap with one person. Instead of writing letters like a normal penpal we both start a journal and…Continue

Mail Artists Addresses?

Started by Litsa Spathi / NOBODY in Mail-Art Information. Last reply by Laura Elizabeth Aug 22. 377 Replies

I think, it would be very imteresting to have a mailing list of all of us.

Mostra Collettiva Internazionale di Guglielmo Achille Cavellini a Salerno (Italy)

Started by Giovanni Bonanno in Mail-Art Projects. Last reply by Piero Barducci Aug 18. 2 Replies

Il battitore libero raggiunge SalernoSettantatré artisti rendono omaggio a Guglielmo Achille Cavellini nel centenario dalla nascita. L’iniziativa, virtuale, è…Continue

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