Dame Mailarta
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Dame Mailarta joined MISS NOMA's group

The W.Reginald Bray Appreciation Society

Some say that Reginald Bray is the founding father of the mail art movement. In 1900 this chap even posted himself. This group aims to test the patience of the postal service. What is the strangest object that you have been sent?What is the most bizarre object that you can send?In the 1980s I once sent my friend a banana in the post.I stuck a stamp on to it,wrote the address in biro & popped it in the postbox.Not only did he receive it but he ate it for his lunch.Has the postal service got…See More
Dame Mailarta commented on vizma bruns's group Show us your Artspace!!!
"my perforator . . and Canada Post mail sorter"
Aug 12
Dame Mailarta commented on vizma bruns's group Show us your Artspace!!!
"my rural route mail boxes from Canada Post . . now a place to hold mail art archives . . "
Aug 12
Dame Mailarta commented on vizma bruns's group Show us your Artspace!!!
"The studio has been in transition for several months . . so mail has been on hold for awhile . . but the mail art room is close to complete and mail art production will resume soon . . "
Aug 12
Dame Mailarta commented on Dame Mailarta's blog post Cards for Zoe and Taylor
"Greetings from Canada . .  Here's a link to a video update on Zoe and Taylor . . .I want to say a very Special Thank You to all those that sent mail . . it was so very much appreciated . .…"
Jun 28
Dame Mailarta commented on Ruud Janssen's group Remembering Poison Label Productions (2016)
"I am so saddened by this news .. . we would have some great conversations online . . my condolences to the family. He will be missed . . .what a day . . I am just getting in the door from another memorial of a close friend. "
May 16
Dame Mailarta joined Ruud Janssen's group

Remembering Poison Label Productions (2016)

Today I received sad news Poison Label Productions (alias Veneno Stampo on Facebook) died quite suddenly.His wife posted on Facebook:It is with deep sadness that I tell you my husband the light and love of my life passed away suddenly due to an accident on Thursday. His spirit has walked on but i carry him forever in my heart. He was truly my soul mate. He loved life and he loved so many people. I am gathering with the family. We will be planning services and a celebration, since that's what he…See More
May 16
Dame Mailarta posted a photo

Portrait Stamp documentation Page 66

Special Thanks to: John M. Bennett — USA, Ed Higgins III — USA, Derya Avci — TURKEY, Heda Vidmar-Šalamon — SLOVENIA, Richard Comely — CANADA, Grayson Perry — ENGLANDCatherine Mehrl Bennett — USA, Reid Wood — USA, Sean Guist — CANADA, Bruno Chiarlone…
May 1
Dame Mailarta joined Ruud Janssen's group

Ray Johnson Bunny Show

Download the basic paper or any variation already in the group. Alter it (digitally, hardcopy, or what you like). Place the new image back in this group.  All visuals will be collected and will be added to a video that will be the final result of this project.So go through the group and find a starter for you where you add your version of the Bunny and publish it here again.See More
Apr 25
Celestino Neto left a comment for Dame Mailarta
"Convocatória 2st Edition of Engraving Post "
Apr 19
Toni Hanner -- tonipoet left a comment for Dame Mailarta
"Made my 12 portrait ATC's today--it felt somewhat egocentric to stick my photo on everything I could put my hands on, but what the heck. They will be winging their way to Canada probably next Monday."
Apr 1
Dame Mailarta commented on Ruud Janssen's group Mail-Art Projects List
"Mail Art Call for Self Portrait -Artist Trading Card Edition Send 12 ATC's and they will get swapped with other artists . . and in return you get to have a portrait from each of the other artists . . in a special edition booklet . . and also…"
Mar 19
Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) left a comment for Dame Mailarta
"Super! see blog: Mailarta in Canada sends portraits and artistamps "
Mar 17
Dame Mailarta posted a photo


Send a set of 12 Self Portrait ATC's (2.5" x 3.5") and I will group and send back to each artist
Feb 20
Dame Mailarta commented on Dame Mailarta's photo

Violin sticker call . . .

"I'm in search of Stickers to fill my violin case . . .Mail to: Mailarta, Studio J - 1324 Broad St., Victoria, BC V8W 2A9 CANADA . . very much appreciated . . . avec Love, laughter . . I'll send you something from the studio J mail art…"
Jan 29
Dame Mailarta posted a photo
Jan 29

Profile Information

Mail-Artist since:
My Website:
Why I am involved in Mail-Art:
Love to exchange visual ideas and get pleasure from opening my mailbox and seeing artful expressions of visual communications
My Mail-Adress (snail and/or E-mail)
Dames Portrait Palace
Studio J - 1324 Broad St.
Victoria, BC, CANADA V8W 2A9
( An ongoing Mail Art Call for Portraits
http://damesportraitgallery.blogspot.com )

Email: mailarta@gmail.com

Studio J ARtSpace
1324 Broad Street
Victoria, British Columbia
Canada V8W 2A9

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At 7:02pm on April 19, 2016, Celestino Neto said…

Convocatória 2st Edition of Engraving Post

At 2:14am on April 1, 2016, Toni Hanner -- tonipoet said…
Made my 12 portrait ATC's today--it felt somewhat egocentric to stick my photo on everything I could put my hands on, but what the heck. They will be winging their way to Canada probably next Monday.
At 5:05pm on March 17, 2016, Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) said…
At 1:08pm on December 3, 2015, Carlos I. Botana said…
Las Meninas by Diego Velázquez
Size: Free
Technique: Free
Deadline: August 15, 2016
Exhibition: September, 2016
No sales. No jury. No return
The work is publisehed in the "blog": mailartlasmeninasdecanido.blogspot.com
Send your work to:
Carlos I. Botana
C/. Javier López López
Nº 11 - portal 2 - 3º E
15009 - A Coruña - Spain
At 8:22am on July 9, 2015, P. Teles! said…


Amanda Telo created the project "stories that only exist when told" where she makes videos with stories that your grandparents share. I, Pamela exchange mail art for two years and found interesting join the two ideas. Stories told through a postcard.

Lived history, told by parents, imagined, Morality or without connection, but stories that to exist need to be told. Any story that wanted to share.

All cards will be virtually exposed in blogs: amandatelo.com / todomeldaflor.com


Theme: Stories only exist when counted
Techniques: Free
Format: Maximum A5 (210mm x 297mm)
Send to: November 2015

No postage will be refunded.
All postcards will be photographed and displayed virtually in blogs, with author identification.
If there is physical exposure will all be notified.


Pâmela Teles

Caixa postal 2596
Guarulhos - SP
CEP: 070710 - 972



MORE? http://iuoma-network.ning.com/group/stories-to-exist-need-to-be-narrate#comments

At 8:07pm on June 9, 2015, Suus in Mokum said…
At 9:38pm on May 20, 2015, Ti Ar Raden said…
At 1:41pm on May 6, 2015, Domi Guillemin said…

Hi Marta. Thanks for your envelope I've received today : it's so nice. And I really like the Rainbow Mail art Documentation.

At 4:28pm on January 19, 2015, Maria José Silva - Mizé said…


Aceitei sua amizade, bem vinda



At 10:18am on October 31, 2014, Ti Ar Raden said…

Many Happy Returns!

Dame Mailarta's Blog

Cards for Zoe and Taylor

Posted on June 18, 2015 at 5:30am 5 Comments

On June 12th, 2015... My Grand Niece Taylor Roberts and her friend Zoe Noseworthy, were celebrating Taylor's birthday when a horrible accident happened. An ethanol wickless candle holder exploded and both young girls suffered 3rd degree burns to their upper right and left sides. Both girls were airlifted to the Janeway Children's hospitial in St. John's, where the girls were in induced comas for a few days to deal with the pain until the plastic surgeon could reassess them and prepare for…


Contest . . .

Posted on October 30, 2013 at 5:11pm 0 Comments

Dame Mailarta Hi . . Happy Spookin' Time . . I'm busy with many projects . . just entered another contest . . if you can go to link below: and vote for Divine Diva Dream . . I'll send you a special Birthday week edition of this image autographed by the Dame of course . . just let me know you did vote and send me your postal address . . . here's the link . . http://balletvictoria.strutta.com/entries .…




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