Asemic Writing for Mail-Artists


Asemic Writing for Mail-Artists

Asemic writing for mail-artists

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Definition of Asemic Writing - Adapted from Wikipedia

Started by De Villo Sloan. Last reply by Terry Owenby Sep 11. 11 Replies

Adapted from Wikipedia Asemic writing is a wordless open semantic form of writing. The word asemic means “having no specific semantic content.” With the nonspecificity of asemic writing there comes a vacuum of meaning which is left for the reader to…Continue

Asemic Writing by Sharon Silverman

Started by Sharon Silverman. Last reply by De Villo Sloan Mar 9, 2016. 2 Replies


The Martha Stuart School of Asemic Wallpaper - Start Your Career Today! - Special Discount for Prisoners

Started by De Villo Sloan. Last reply by Ficus strangulensis Jan 20, 2016. 159 Replies

The Martha Stuart School of Asemic WallpaperFounder:Martha StuartAdministration:Katerina Nikoltsou, Dean of AsemicsDiane Keys, Minister of Propaganda, Student AmbassadorSnooker the Amazing Mail-art Dog, Dean of MenDavid Stafford, Dean of WomenDe…Continue

Programs converting Asemic Characters to Truetype fonts

Started by Franis. Last reply by Ficus strangulensis Aug 15, 2015. 1 Reply

Wondering if people in this group have any recommendations for (hopefully free!) programs out there that convert our stunning characters into truetype fonts? (I'm using the 2014 Long-Term-Support version of Ubuntu Linux and Win7 operating systems,…Continue

Tags: design, designing, asemic, making, programs

Hello, Franis... font editors, hopefully free

Started by Ficus strangulensis Aug 15, 2015. 0 Replies

Somewhere in my electronic piling system I've got an old version of the abbyy peoples' font creator/editor but I think I purchased it. They're a group of Russian's and their font and OCR products at least sound very good from reviews on the web. I…Continue

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Comment by DKULT on March 11, 2011 at 3:38pm
This is among my favorite types of  found objects. I love handwritten pieces--this one gives a glimpse into the mind of an 8th Grade Middle Schooler. Warning, it may be offensive to some who read it.  It isn't ASEMIC per se, but as it is written in urban vernacular it is relevant to invented language
Comment by Karen Champlin on March 11, 2011 at 1:14am
Comment by De Villo Sloan on March 11, 2011 at 12:49am
The Champ is on a roll - Step up folks and see asemics done right!
Comment by Karen Champlin on March 11, 2011 at 12:36am
Comment by De Villo Sloan on March 11, 2011 at 12:21am
Fantastic Karen! I love that you're defining your alphabet, GREAT choice for a background - an old dividend report.
Comment by Karen Champlin on March 11, 2011 at 12:13am
Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on March 9, 2011 at 4:07pm

Another great mail art piece arrived yesterday from Laurence and upon further examination, I realized that it was not only an abstract image, but hidden layers of asemic writing too, yes?

Comment by Marcela Peral on March 8, 2011 at 11:44pm
2 ATC: Poet heart - Asemic writing... from our body!
Comment by cheryl penn on March 8, 2011 at 8:54am
Great work Katerina, Bruno and Karen great!!! Thanks for posting these examples.
Comment by Helder Coelho Dias on March 7, 2011 at 8:10pm
I will soon organize a New MAIL ART CALL with a friend here in PORTUGAL, the exhibition will be in a historic and well-known coffee which usually organizes Art Events I hope to count on your participation. Soon I will give all the detailed information, stay tuned.

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