All Things Trashpo

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All Things Trashpo

This is a place to explore all things trashpo (Trash Poetry)and found objects.  Trashpo is 1) economical 2) environmentally responsible and 3) challenging. It's a great way to repurpose all the trash that our planet is buried in!

Website: https://www.facebook.com/groups/706383319419704/867342513323783/
Location: the dumpster, junkyard, waste basket, landfill
Members: 160
Latest Activity: on Wednesday

Quote from DKult Member Meeah Williams

"If trashpo has taught me anything its that every windblown street corner and cyclone fence is a veritable Dick Blick of free art materials."

Discussion Forum

The TrashPo Litzer Prize - Landfill of Fame

Started by De Villo Sloan. Last reply by De Villo Sloan Jan 14. 430 Replies

Mail-artists are making astonishing breakthroughs in Trashpo, and…Continue

About Junk Drawers

Started by Dan Mouer. Last reply by Angie & Snooky Dec 12, 2015. 37 Replies

Not that kind of junk and not thse kinds of drawers... Hey, we all have them. I have several. They are veritable trasher troves of useless and useful-but-forgotten stuff. Papers, letters from lost lovers, dried up fountain pens, church attendance…Continue

LIFE SUGGESTION BOX

Started by DKULT. Last reply by Nancy Bell Scott May 26, 2015. 2 Replies

ongoing collaborative art project please leave your comments all suggestions virtual and in person will be placed in the suggestion box for a later showing…Continue

Official Trashpo Handbook & DKult Directory

Started by De Villo Sloan. Last reply by DKULT Apr 27, 2015. 9 Replies

OFFICIAL TRASHPO HANDBOOK & DKULT DIRECTORY(This document is always under construction. Your comments and contributions are welcome! Just leave a message/pics in the comment stream, and I will update.)Aesthetic Trashbook - (see Trashbook) Angie…Continue

DKULT KookbooK.

Started by DKULT. Last reply by DKULT Dec 14, 2014. 12 Replies

Please post your recipes for inclusion in the first and last ever Dkult KookBook!! This has been a long time coming since the pre_Dkult days of DKatering. We have certainly come a long way!here is the cover!!!…Continue

Tags: cookbook, dkult

trash-po trans-po tation

Started by Lucky Pierre. Last reply by DKULT Jul 11, 2014. 4 Replies

somewhere in LA in an underground garage...

Restroom News

Started by Holly Cooper. Last reply by DKULT Apr 25, 2014. 66 Replies

Ya'll I haven't done any mail art lately as I just can seem to find the creativity for it. I've been in a long derth. But I do collect some odd bits of paper that I enjoy. I am an educational consultant and visit schools. Here's a great news sheet I…Continue

What the hell is DKult?

Started by DKULT. Last reply by De Villo Sloan Jan 18, 2013. 28 Replies

DKult was originated by DeVillo Sloan-- a Kult comprised of my 'fans' ---DKulters. He was the only one at the time and possibly even now.   But It has evolved into a friendly neighborhood Kult devoted to the worship of trash and  the creation of…Continue

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Comment by Mail Art Martha on Wednesday

Of course the expresion Trousers of Time, may be a make of trousers or may refer to the wearer, Time, the bloke with an oversized eggtimer in his hand. But I have never seen him wearing trousers.

Comment by Mail Art Martha on Wednesday

Tom, you are right the Fluxus Clock is our only hope to solve the mistery of the Sock Lost in the Post. Perhaps it got stuck in one of the legs of the Trousers of Time, when whoever wears them took them off in a  hurry? This posits many philosophical questions, even theological ones. By whom, when and most important why were the said trousers discarded?

Comment by DKULT on Wednesday

now these will be available to sell at Walmarth!!  are they cheap to order in bulk? Jack is buying for next Spring now

thank you Martha--it had a long and circuitous journey 

Comment by Mail Art Martha on Wednesday

Gosh! two years! It seemed yesterday that the sweat shops of Retailia produced the sock strainer.

Diane, that clock is amazing, such an addition to Cascadia!

Comment by DKULT on Tuesday

such odd and interesting happenings. The strainer is a great addition to any kitchen and would make a great gift for the tea lover in your life. The tea also makes the sock very soft on the feet after it dries.  Thanks for posting a picture of the fluxus clock, Jack, it was an absolute pleasure making it for you:)

Comment by Thom Courcelle on Tuesday

Jack!!!  Your Fluxus-time-clock-measuring-device-invention has come along at precisely the perfect moment!! It may help us solve where--or in what dimension--this one lost sock has been hidden for ALMOST TWO YEARS!!!

For more detailed information on this UNEARTHED DKult Trashpo ARTifact, you can read this blog post...

Comment by Cascadia Artpost on Tuesday

A new era has begun in Cascadia today with the arrival of the New Fluxus Clock, constructed by the DKult Industrial Complex of Elgin, Illinois under the artistic supervision of Diane Keys. Made of all recycled components except for the Fluxus symbols, the clock has a working movement and features the New Fluxus Symbol Set 1-B, with the twelve individual symbols held by magnets to a circle of keys in place of numerals. Telling time is simple under the new system. For example, instead of saying "a quarter past four" or "4:15", say "a quarter past melon. To our knowledge, this is the first New Fluxus Clock worldwide. Cascadia Artpost intends to issue a new artistamp this spring commemorating the New Fluxus Clock, another fine DK accomplishment.

Comment by Thom Courcelle on February 4, 2016 at 3:11pm

Not sure if this came from DKultmistress DK herself, or from one of the Trashpo minions!! It appears to be a desperate ransom note. Is someone kidnapping DKult members in an attempt to extract top secret DKult information?

The document also appears to have been held up at the post office, then my interent went down for some time… Gee whiz!! I hope this DKult member is still alive… or hasn't been tortured in some shipping container in an old warehouse lot this whole time!!

Comment by De Villo Sloan on February 2, 2016 at 2:30pm

Received cerealism from Diane Keys and Richard C. Many thanks!

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Comment by DKULT on February 1, 2016 at 10:06pm

can't bring myself to do that !!

 

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