"For me personally, mixing money and mail art would take all the enjoyment out of it. Mail art to me is a lot of things: communication, a private pleasure, but never a product, never the result of work which should be paid for. It's play, above…"
"Another spammer got through, but when someone starts to send identical e-mails to all members requesting for private messages, that is enough indication that a spammer is at work. He/she has been removed today."
"And two years ago, "Mr. Frank"...same message, all Spammers!
How is everything with you, I picked interest on you after going through your short profile and deemed it necessary to write you immediately. I have something very…"
"Careful of the SPAM!
Back in January it was a "Bruno", and this "Elizabeth":
Elizabeth Leveques said…
Good day,How is everything with you, I picked interest on you after going through your short profile and deemed it…"
"Different "name", but same SPAM message...be careful!
At 10:46am on September 29, 2016,
Michelle Adams said…
Good Day,How is everything with you,I have something very vital to disclose to you,but I found it…"
"This is SPAM...
Ruud, please remove, thanks:
maryann judee left a comment for ........................
"Hello dear,my name is Maryann,your profile drew my attention and I decided to write you.and I believe that we can get to know…"
"I received this comment on my profile yesterday. I thought it might be spam. Has anyone else received the same comment?
At 9:34pm on August 22, 2016, kocak ahmet said…
It's a pleasure to meet you. My name is Ahmet Kocak…"
"Ruud, what is the etiquette about posting photos of art received from non-IUOMA members. I have received some beautiful art from Emilio Carrasco but unless he goes by a different name I can't find him on the site. Is it OK to post his…"
On May 3th I started this small research project. Where are the chinese mail-artists? First I have to ask the question. Als I made add & pass on papers which I will send into the Network. What I hope for is to connect to some Chinese Mail-Artists and integrate them into the global network.
Ruud, what is the etiquette about posting photos of art received from non-IUOMA members. I have received some beautiful art from Emilio Carrasco but unless he goes by a different name I can't find him on the site. Is it OK to post his work anyway?
Ruud, my friend Ruth Dellinger (an IUOMA member) sent me this email--she's concerned this guy is a scammer and it looks that way to me, too.
Do you get these things too? I have not replied because I fear it is the next scam....
Sent from RED's iPad, that sometimes makes up words!
Begin forwarded message:
From: International Union of Mail-Artists a href="mailto:email@example.com" target="_blank">firstname.lastname@example.org> Date: February 19, 2016 at 5:31:33 AM PST To: ruth dellinger a href="mailto:email@example.com" target="_blank">firstname.lastname@example.org> Subject:Hanif added a comment to your profile on International Union of Mail-Artists Reply-To:email@example.com
Hanif added a comment to your profile on International Union of Mail-Artists
------------ Hellr uth o, I want to possess a good and direct friendship with you. I have something very important I want to discuss with you alone okay. Please I really want you to contact me on my email today okay.:: firstname.lastname@example.org ------------
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