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Babies in the Mail!

Started May 27 0 Replies

This is an amusing and interesting article -…Continue

 

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Maria Consuelo Guacuto Blanco left a comment for Tofu
"Thanks!"
Jun 13
Tofu commented on Maria Consuelo Guacuto Blanco's event Tu Ciudad
"It is on the way."
Jun 12
Tofu is attending Maria Consuelo Guacuto Blanco's event
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Tu Ciudad at Angol, Chile

June 9, 2017 at 6pm to June 9, 2018 at 7pm
 Envíame como es: Tu  CiudadSend me as is: Your CityTamaño: 10 x 15 cms.Size: 10 x 15 cms.Técnica: LibreTechnique: FreeSoporte: Rígido, cartón, cartulinaSupport: Hard, cardboard, cardboard Fecha Límite: junio 2018 Deadline: junio 2018 Dirección María Consuelo Guacuto B.Calle El  Vivero 173. Las  Camelias, Angol. Chile. CP: 4650000Address: : María Consuelo Guacuto B.Calle El  Vivero 173. Las  Camelias, Angol. Chile. CP: 4650000 Email: losmivi19@gmail.comExposición: Angol Junio 2018Exhibition:…See More
Jun 12
Tofu posted a discussion

Babies in the Mail!

This is an amusing and interesting article -A brief history of kids sent through the U.S. Postal Service I have sent and received some crazy stuff, but never a baby.  Well, except for this one received last year from Ann Tracy for the Pink Mail Art Show.  Maybe "Babies in the Mail" would be a a good theme for a mail art show.  …See More
May 27
Tofu joined Dean aka Artist in Seine's group
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LOST MAIL ART

This is a place where you can blog your mail art which went missing.  It will give us an idea of: 1) How many Mail Art pieces go missing 2) Types of Mail Art pieces which go missing 3) Which countries were involved   It will also be a way for the "would be recipient" and the rest of us to see what you sent.  Awards & competitions to be announced at a later date!See More
May 20
Tofu is attending Ildikó Biró's event

“SWEET AS A PEACH” at Szeged (Hungary)

February 2, 2017 to June 1, 2017
“SWEET AS A PEACH”Theme: PEACHSize / Format: 10x15 cm (4 by 6 inch) postcardTechnique: freeConditions: The postcard should refer to the peach as a fruit – or color. All work will be exhibited in July 2017 (the date to be decided later) in a peach festival. Mail arts received will be posted at: peachmailart.blogspot.huNo jury, no fee, no return Maximum 2 artworks per authors. Offensive materials will not be published, but jokes are…See More
Apr 7
Tofu commented on Georgia Grigoriadou's event Bookmarks: my favorite book
"It is on the way"
Apr 4
Tofu is attending Georgia Grigoriadou's event
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Bookmarks: my favorite book at Veria Central Public Library

May 5, 2017 at 8pm to June 20, 2017 at 7pm
The TeeToTum Art Team and the Veria Public Library are organizing a bookmark exhibition. Theme - ''Images and Inspiration from my favorite book''The technique is free and the size can be max. 21cm (height) x 7cm (width). Please, add your signature on your artistic bookmark. Add also your name, address and e-mail address. Bookmarks must be sent in the envelope by snail mail with stamps. Every participant can send max 3 bookmarks to this exhibition. Νο fee, no jury, no return.DEADLINE: Μay 1st…See More
Apr 4
Tofu commented on Lucas Rossi's event Open Call For Mail Art
Mar 28
Tofu is attending Lucas Rossi's event
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Open Call For Mail Art at Sao Paulo - Brazil

January 21, 2017 at 6pm to April 30, 2017 at 7pm
TEMA/THEME: O Mundo Como Você Vê / The World as You SeeDescrição: Envie-nos uma obra sobre como você vê o mundo.Description: Send us a piece that describes the world as you see.Tamanho: As obras devem ser até o tamanho A2 (594 mm x 420 mm).Size: The works should be up to A2 size (594 mm x 420 mm).Técnicas: Livre (qualquer técnica e qualquer material que você quiser, só pedimos que caso escreva algo, que seja na língua materna, e caso queira, adicione uma breve tradução).Techniques: Free (Any…See More
Mar 28
Tofu is attending Dorina Harangus's event
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Postcard to a Stranger- mail art call at Germany

January 15, 2017 at 6pm to May 1, 2017 at 7pm
Hello dear mail-art friend ,you are invited to participate in the eventPostcard to a StrangerThematic: FacesSize: minimum 10 x 15 cm sent as a POSTCARDTechnique: FREEThe postcard should contain a human face, can be a selfportret or not and should be adressed to a stranger or to a hechinger (a citizen of Hechingen). All the received potcards will participate in spring 2017 ( the date to be decided later) into a street performance and it will be given to a person from the…See More
Jan 30
Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) left a comment for Tofu
"Thank you, Tofu, paint brushes arrived in Greece, too! blogged: From Tofu in SanFran"
Jan 18
Ti Ar Raden commented on Tofu's event Pink Mail Art for Pink Week
"A beautiful gallery!"
Oct 22, 2016
Tofu commented on Tofu's event Pink Mail Art for Pink Week
"A preview of the nearly 400 Pieces in the show is now up on Flickr."
Oct 22, 2016
Tofu commented on Tofu's event Pink Mail Art for Pink Week
"Note, the call for submissions is closed! it is after the deadline for sending mail art for this show. Nearly 400 pieces have arrived and we have limited space. Any new pieces that arrive will only be included if they are postmarked before October…"
Oct 21, 2016
Tofu posted an event
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Time Travel Photos at Glama Rama Salon & Gallery

October 13, 2016 to November 27, 2016
Time Travel PhotosIf you are in the San Francisco Bay Area come and check out my new show.  It is a series of work called Time Travel Photos.  For each work I select a set of photos to cut, slice and reconfigure to show both a present and a past.  Each work contains an image of an urban space in San Francisco interspersed with images of the location’s natural past.  Instead…See More
Oct 13, 2016

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Mail-Artist since:
2011
My Website:
http://tofuart.com
Why I am involved in Mail-Art:
It happened by accident, someone sent me something, and now I am addicted.
My Mail-Adress (snail and/or E-mail)
PO Box 170681
San Francisco, CA 94117

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Reminder: The Pink Mail Art Deadline is October 15

Posted on October 5, 2016 at 8:51pm 1 Comment

More and more Pink is arriving (we have nearly 200 so far).  Here are the latest pieces:  http://tofuart.tumblr.com/post/151390881538/pink-pink-and-more-pink-here-is-the-latest-batch

It's time to make mail art with paint chips

Posted on December 13, 2015 at 11:20pm 0 Comments

Next up, mail art with paint chips (paint samples) with a big thank you to Meral Ağar in Turkey for the inspiration.  More about that here: 

http://tofuartsf.blogspot.com/2015/12/inspiring-paint-samples.html

The Pink Mail is arriving

Posted on August 15, 2015 at 10:09pm 0 Comments

Just a reminder to send me your piece of Pink Mail Art (the call for artists is here: http://tofuartsf.blogspot.com/2015/06/call-for-pink-mail-art.html ;).  The deadline is September 30, 2015

You can see many of the pieces received so far here - https://www.tumblr.com/blog/tofuart

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At 4:55am on June 13, 2017, Maria Consuelo Guacuto Blanco said…

Thanks!

At 12:07pm on January 18, 2017, Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) said…

Thank you, Tofu,

paint brushes arrived in Greece, too!

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At 5:32pm on December 10, 2016, Amy Irwen said…

thank you so much for the Paintbrushes PC and the piece to hide in a book... I have the perfect project for this little gem...

have wonderful Holidays and Happy New Year *!*

At 6:24pm on September 14, 2016, Toni Hanner -- tonipoet said…
Thanks for the Haight Forest!
At 11:40pm on September 13, 2016, PJ Matilda said…

Thank you for the card!  I've been watching these on your blog and I like the style, so I was excited to receive one.

At 7:21pm on August 15, 2016, Amy Irwen said…
At 5:02pm on July 29, 2016, Carmela Rizzuto said…

 Thanks, TOFU, for organizing the Pinkweek Mail Art Call! My entry is on the way.

At 1:44am on July 27, 2016, Amy Irwen said…

this PC is just supppperrr! thank you so much....working on "Pink" and something else also...see you in the mail soon *!*

At 12:29pm on February 13, 2016, Carlos I. Botana said…

MAILART PROJECT

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 8:33pm on February 9, 2016, Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) said…

Thank you, for "St. Agnes"

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