Shellie Lewis
  • Female
  • Chicago, IL
  • United States

Shellie Lewis's Friends

  • The lone ant
  • Franco Altobelli
  • Kennedy Jane
  • Grace Sanford
  • Andrea Roccioletti
  • Minneapolis Gnome
  • Bruce Wilson
  • Prince Sisu
  • Solimini Renata
  • Roberto Bergamo
  • Anita
  • Jack Oudyn
  • Mike Paul
  • stefano azzena

Shellie Lewis's Discussions

The Ides of Trump Postcard Protest 3/15/2017

Started Feb 27, 2017 0 Replies

I made postcards you can use or make your own. Details here:…Continue


Welcome, Shellie Lewis!

Latest Activity

Mail Art Martha left a comment for Shellie Lewis
"Yes indeed, it is a very pretty page Shellie, and your drawings are superb but no surprise there. Thank you for enlighting me on the matter of crocs and gators. Wouldn't the story of Snapper make a nice bookie, illustraited by a great artists?…"
Aug 30
Shellie Lewis posted photos
Aug 24
Shellie Lewis updated their profile
Aug 24

Profile Information

Mail-Artist since:
My Website (without http://):
Why I am involved in Mail-Art:

I love to send and receive hand painted, hand drawn, printmaking [silkscreen, intaglio, lithography, etc.], artist trading cards (ATCs), zines and hand-bound books. Please include "IUOMA" and your online / screen name so I know who to send back to if it is different from your account name. Please no Sharpie or permanent markers, the ink is unstable and rapidly degrades. Please do not fold original art works. I always try to send out interesting things and my very best work. Please do not rush to mail back to me; I would rather wait a year than get something rushed out of a feeling of obligation.

Please note, Chicago mail delivery is very bad! Wrapping interior art in an envelope with plastic or waxed paper helps. Mail is delivered on foot through the rain, snow and ice storms on foot and sometimes my mail gets wet. Any item over 1/4 inch thick can be destroyed by mass sorting mail machines.

My Mail-Adress (snail and/or E-mail)
Instagram: shellie_lewis_art

FREE ZINES AND BOOKS - print your own copy to enjoy:

How to Zine

Shark Dreams

Twitter on Fire: Woke People Push Back

For web coders and designers - a free PDF on Accessibility for Digital Media

Web Accessibility Lesson
This is where I live.

Shellie Lewis's Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Comment Wall (114 comments)

You need to be a member of International Union of Mail-Artists to add comments!

Join International Union of Mail-Artists

At 8:06am on August 30, 2019, Mail Art Martha said…

Yes indeed, it is a very pretty page Shellie, and your drawings are superb but no surprise there.

Thank you for enlighting me on the matter of crocs and gators. Wouldn't the story of Snapper make a nice bookie, illustraited by a great artists? Hmmm?

Just an idea, in case you find yourself at a loss for something to do. Ha ha!

At 8:10pm on March 17, 2018, Minneapolis Gnome said…
At 6:11pm on February 27, 2017, Minneapolis Gnome said…

3/15/17 Postcard protest to the "So Called" POTUS?  Yes, count me IN!!!  Thanks for letting me know about it!

At 9:46pm on February 6, 2017, Minneapolis Gnome said…

I LOVE IT!  Thank you for the smile!

At 7:55pm on October 10, 2016, Minneapolis Gnome said…

Thou art blogged, and I art ... slowly getting back into mail art...?  Mail is coming your way today!

At 4:58pm on March 28, 2016, Jean Claude SARPI said…

Hello of Marseille, After the SIRENS in June 2014 LELAB Gallery will present a new exhibition of MAIL ART; The theme will be: "through my window". The details of the call for papers in a few weeks. At this time in the Gallery an exhibition of 13 women artists, entitled "the In-demonstrable". They outline what they would never dare show. If you want to receive the booklet of the exhibition with the texts that accompany the works send an email to the Good mail art and soon.

Salut de Marseille, Après les SIRENES en juin 2014 la galerie LELAB présentera une nouvelle exposition de MAIL ART; Le thème en sera: ''par ma fenêtre''. Les détails de l'appel à contribution dans quelques semaines. en ce moment à la galerie une exposition de 13 artistes femmes, intitulée "Les In-montrables". Elles exposent ce qu'elles n'oseraient jamais montrer. Si vous voulez recevoir le livret de l'exposition avec les textes qui accompagnent les œuvres envoyez un mail au Bon mail art et à bientôt.

Hola desde Marseille. Después de las sirenas en junio de 2014 LELAB Galería presentará una nueva exposición de arte correo; El tema será: "a través de mi ventana". Los detalles de la convocatoria en las próximas semanas. en este momento en la galería una exposición de 13 artistas de las mujeres, había titulado "el en-demostrable". Describen lo que lo no harían nunca se atreven a mostrar. Si desea recibir el folleto de la exposición con los textos que acompañan los trabajos enviar un correo electrónico a la Arte correo bien y pronto.

At 3:55am on January 30, 2016, Minneapolis Gnome said…

Guess what arrived after a month of Chicago to Minneapolis limbo?  That's right!  OMG, Chihuahua Chicken mail!  THANK YOU!  I'm amazed and I've blogged it so everyone else can be amazed too!

At 5:16pm on January 12, 2016, Sheri Rice said…

Well, I don't envy your snow, Shellie.  But we have about a week's worth of rain starting tomorrow.  Hope it's slow & gentle.  SoCal seems to be getting the flooding so far.  Hope no one floods this time.  I will look forward to an arrival soon.  Good to hear from you.  Hope your holidays were grand, and the next semester better than the first.  ox

At 1:37pm on December 24, 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":
Send your work to:
Carlos I. Botana
C/. Javier López López
Nº 11 - portal 2 - 3º E
15009 - A Coruña - Spain
At 3:20pm on December 17, 2015, Roberto Bergamo said…

Ciao Shellie!!!!! ;)




Want to support the IUOMA with a financial gift via PayPal?

The money will be used to keep the IUOMA-platform alive. Current donations keep platform online till 1-oct-2020.   If you want to donate to get IUOMA-publications into archives and museums please mention this with your donation. It will then be used to send some hardcopy books into museums and archives. You can order books yourself too at the IUOMA-Bookshop. That will sponsor the IUOMA as well.










© 2019   Created by Ruud Janssen.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service