John Gayer
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23 hours ago
Terry Owenby commented on John Gayer's group mini mail art
"Thank you, John, for your help in explaining the "mini" to me. I appreciate it. I have been in a few matchbox swaps myself and they are really fun. It's a challenge, but a fun one, to make small art. I have an inchie display from back…"
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Ilya Semenenko-Bassin commented on John Gayer's group mini mail art
"My smallest collage. Size is indicated in centimeters (European system). I can do even less."
Thursday
John Gayer commented on John Gayer's group mini mail art
"Thanks for your question Terry. It's for anything mini. My tiny hands project got me wondering if there was group for sharing mini stuff. Have seen the occasional mini work. A couple of years back somebody did mail art in match boxes, which I…"
Thursday
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mini mail art

one could say this is a group for the small minded or those interested in shrinking the archive...See More
Wednesday
Terry Owenby commented on John Gayer's group mini mail art
"I used to make what were called "inchies", which were a certain size (1"x1"). Is that what this group does, art that is a certain size? Or is it anything "mini"? Thank you. "
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Ilya Semenenko-Bassin commented on John Gayer's group mini mail art
"Fleur Helsingor"
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John Gayer commented on Tanja Vos's group Canadian Embassy
"Bonne fête Canada!"
Jul 1
John Gayer commented on Michael Leigh's blog post CURIOuS THINGS
"buttons! love 'em"
Jun 25
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Mail Art Archives

Some Mail-Artists have been doing Mail-Art for a longer time and have saved all they get in, documented what they sent out, collected books, magazines and documentations, and before they knew it were the owner of a Mail Art Archive. Tell us more...
Jun 21
John Gayer commented on MoriceMarcuse's group Tristan Da Cunha Permanent Exibition Supporting Group
"Great image Carmen! And, yes Carmela, I use markers - but permanent markers. They ink isn't usually affected by water, but does bleed when other solvents are applied.  "
May 29
John Gayer commented on MoriceMarcuse's group Tristan Da Cunha Permanent Exibition Supporting Group
"On its way: A happy abstract (any which way is up) 2019"
May 28
John Gayer commented on MoriceMarcuse's group Tristan Da Cunha Permanent Exibition Supporting Group
"It looks like they have a friendly looking group of people working at the post office: https://www.tristandc.com/postoffice.php"
May 14

Profile Information

Mail-Artist since:
2010 (or maybe 1983)
My Website (without http://):
http://postboxtomailboxnoplainart.blogspot.fi/
Why I am involved in Mail-Art:
For its sense of freedom, inherent humour and all the strange ways mail artists explore the mundane.
My Mail-Adress (snail and/or E-mail)
Taivaanvuohentie 3 B 13, Helsinki, Finland
4johngayer@gmail.com

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At 11:46pm on June 1, 2019, Carmela Rizzuto said…

Thanks for the info on marker art process.

At 10:16pm on March 1, 2019, Ilya Semenenko-Bassin said…

I liked your flooring material. I extracted this material from the postal envelope. Something sprouted on it !!!

At 12:56pm on January 15, 2019, Bruno Cassaglia said…

Arrivata!!!!  bellissima!!!1  ti abbraccio. b  W LA MAIL ART W IUOMA!!!!!1

At 12:13am on December 19, 2018, Norma Soulet said…

Hi John,

Hope you are doing well.

So happy my Fabric Fragment arrived and you like it.

Until next time,

Norma

At 7:51pm on November 23, 2018, Ilya Semenenko-Bassin said…

Hello John,

 

I sent you a collage to the specified address.

At 12:12pm on November 1, 2018, Bruno Cassaglia said…

Ciao John ti ho inviato una Mail Art... un abbraccio W LA MAIL ART!!!!

At 4:50pm on July 19, 2018, carl baker said…

thanks john,

theres nothing on the iuoma projects page.

At 10:12pm on February 6, 2018, Gen Harrison said…

Why thank you kind sir...

At 2:08am on February 3, 2018, emily louise said…

Thanks for the greetings.  I'm very new to IUOMA and am just starting to explore the website. greeting back from Eureka, California

At 3:16pm on February 2, 2018, em scheer said…

thanks for the greetings and all the best to Helsinki!

 
 
 

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