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!

Location: the dumpster, junkyard, waste basket, landfill
Members: 139
Latest Activity: 1 hour ago

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 Nov 5. 391 Replies

Mail-artists are making astonishing breakthroughs in Trashpo, and they are recognized through the TrashPo Litzer Prize. Nominations for the TrashPo Litzer Prize (based on the idea of the Pulitzer Prize) can be made by anyone. Please post scans and…Continue

LIFE SUGGESTION BOX

Started by DKULT. Last reply by Mail Art Martha Sep 20. 1 Reply

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

trash-po trans-po tation

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

somewhere in LA in an underground garage...

DKULT KookbooK.

Started by DKULT. Last reply by DKULT Jun 19. 8 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

Restroom News

Started by Holly Cooper. Last reply by DKULT Apr 25. 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

About Junk Drawers

Started by Dan Mouer. Last reply by Dan Mouer Mar 3. 35 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

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

Official Trashpo Handbook & DKult Directory

Started by De Villo Sloan. Last reply by Mail Art Martha Nov 6, 2012. 7 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

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Comment by De Villo Sloan 1 hour ago

Definately!

Comment by Dan Mouer 1 hour ago

Thanks, DK. I just re-created my post and sent it to RC, and when I did I realized that he moderates his own wall and had not posted my comment there. So now he has my response twice. LOL! I'm glad it wasn't all a dream.

Comment by DKULT 2 hours ago

Good morning Kulterz!! Dan--I deleted your post for you, and thanks Ruud for that tip !!, it was definately brilliant!  I thought you had reposted so sorry for destroying your only master copy:(

Comment by Dan Mouer 2 hours ago

Petrol,

I think your mail man is in love.

;-}

Comment by Dan Mouer 2 hours ago

Ho boy I think I am losing my grip. RC left a message on my page asking me why I like and ride horses. I wrote a lengthy reply, but I accidentally posted it here in the TrashPo group page. I then thought perhaps RC might not see my response, so I carefully copied it and pasted it up on his page. Now, this morning, I notice that there is no comment from me here in the DKULT world, nor is there on on RC's page. Sooooo, I apparently dreamed the whole thing....and it was such a brilliant comment. Sheesh, guess I'll head on over to RC's page and try again. Good morning KULTsters!

Comment by Ruud Janssen 8 hours ago

There is an Edit function.  It becomes active once a message is reloaded with the 'grey' pen and the red word Edit behind it.Edit

Comment by DKULT 12 hours ago

ack why doesn't ning have an edit option. i meant when he told the women he was leaving the route they cried

Comment by DKULT 12 hours ago

Petrol==so nice that your postman got you a new box. what language does he/she speak? And I agree Martha==whether we jam up their machines or not, they should be greatful for us because we probably send more mail out than 80 percent of the population! The  mailman that used to have this route, was so well known in this neighborhood. When he told some of the women they cried. He is a sweet charming Brazillian man and I think many of them were in love with him.  For my housebound friend that was definately the case. The only man she sees for days

Comment by DKULT 12 hours ago

one of the most creative thank yous from Larry Marotta  

it's art in itself

Comment by DKULT on Thursday

Richard Canard's post led me to interview a friend of mine who worked for the post office for many years.  DeVillo was kind enough to edit, what was originally a mishmash of unformatted chat  I can not identify my source, by the Mail Art Deep Throat was very gratious to answer my burning questions!!

http://iuoma-network.ning.com/profiles/blogs/investigative-mail-art...

 

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