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Postcards or Envelopes?

Started by Ruud Janssen. Last reply by Terry Owenby Dec 1. 12 Replies

What do you like the most? Postcards or envelopes?I myself like both. Only with the current rates, the sending of a postcard costs the same as an envelope. So when I send out a postcard, it costs the same as sending out an envelope with included 3…Continue

Tags: envelopes, postcards

advice on finishing envelopes please

Started by Annette R. Last reply by Tiffany Bahan Jun 11. 11 Replies

I have only done a couple of envelopes and each time I used just watercolours, tomorrow I am going to do one with some collage on it,  my question is to those who use watercolours, or clue things onto your envelopes to you put anything over the top…Continue


Started by Maria José Silva - Mizé. Last reply by Maria José Silva - Mizé Apr 3. 2 Replies

Qualquer tipo de envelopes e sem tema?Obrigada, se me puder informar.SaudaçõesMizéContinue

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Comment by stripygoose on Friday
Wow - I love the way they are all sort of nestled into a pile. It's really effective.
Comment by Jan Hodgman on Friday

Yes, meticulous little bitsy pieces of text/type---quite beautiful to behold.

Comment by stripygoose on Friday
Jan - that's a really stylish envelope - are those tiny pieces of torn text in the '0'? It's a little bit hard to tell.
Comment by Jan Hodgman on Friday

An envelope I received from Marni on neighboring Whidbey Island!

I really love this envelope! (I don't mind my address being exposed, I like it as part of the wholeness of the piece, but respect others' opinions on this....)

Comment by Ria Cabral on Wednesday

Im looking for a few new people to exchange some mail art with. perhaps for some inspiration or a just because it brings a happy mailbox. if you are interested send me a message . wishing you a happy holiday season!

Comment by Terry Owenby on December 7, 2014 at 10:32pm

MomKat, thanks for explaining why you blot out addresses. I agree that the address could distract from the beauty of the envelope. Good that obviously never entered my mind. :-) Thank you.

Comment by Borderline Grafix on December 3, 2014 at 9:52pm

I am confused, as usual, too!

The address is CZ, but the handwriting looks like Meeah's hand.

Comment by Richard Canard on December 3, 2014 at 9:20pm

03.12.14 Dare Borderline G. & Envelopes,...Sorry, I am all confused (CZL & Nadja S.)....Very nice painted envelope & all that....but what is Ms. Meeah Williams doing here????? I am confused ( as per usual).  Huh? Richard C.  

Comment by Borderline Grafix on December 3, 2014 at 8:02pm

CZ Lovecraft

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on December 3, 2014 at 4:28pm

Painted envelope from Theo Nelson:

...and "window"


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