January 2011 Blog Posts (189)

Received from Stefano Fossiant Sini-ITALY."Chess Mat to the King with Horse"

Great synthesis Stefano ! The blue horse art…


Added by Michalis Kotsaris on January 18, 2011 at 2:26pm — No Comments

Received fom Marie Wintzer-Japan, a night walk!

Beautiful photo! Tokyo night… Continue

Added by Michalis Kotsaris on January 18, 2011 at 2:16pm — No Comments

fantastic space-time flummox from Katrerina Nikoltsu

i received this delightful card from Katerina Nikoltsu today, my first from Greece.


you will observe that the stamp on the left side of the card bears the message "JAN 21 2011". you will also note the motif of straight lines, made curvy on that same left side. the opposite side gives greetings for the Chinese New Year, year of the rabbit.



Added by ejva:nsva on January 18, 2011 at 3:53am — 1 Comment

Embroidered Modern Art Card

So I've started a new series in my fiber art cards.  Stitched Modern Art.  If you can name the artist and title of this piece, it's yours.

Added by Jen Staggs on January 18, 2011 at 3:40am — 15 Comments

Received: Karen Champlin's Red Asemic Mail-Art Series (Chicago, Illinois, USA)

Mail-art by IUOMA member Karen Champlin (Chicago, Illinois, USA)


January 17, 2011 - Karen Champlin has done a stunning new series of postcard-size asemic letters with stamp images, and I was very pleased to receive this…


Added by De Villo Sloan on January 18, 2011 at 2:30am — 2 Comments

Hello! My first blog post!

I just received this in this afternoon's mail from  Michalis Kotsaris

It's a monotype print and it's so lovely that I can't stop looking at it! …


Added by Louise Kiner on January 18, 2011 at 12:13am — 4 Comments

Angie Cope/ Camel O' Rama Tag

Camel sent one of his cut out tags to Angie to complete. You may not be able to see it but the tag is attached by a strand of Camel's hair!  So I guess he will be walking around with a big bald spot in the middle of his head for a while. Now that's dedication to art!!!!…


Added by Larned Justin on January 17, 2011 at 6:21pm — 1 Comment

Received from David Stafford-Usa. An artistic map ofmy hometown Etoliko!

The rea is Etoliko Island, my home town - Greece. This map reminds a human figure with a red sign in his neck! Avesome! Thank you David.

Added by Michalis Kotsaris on January 17, 2011 at 2:03pm — 7 Comments

Received from Louise Kiner-Canada. Spring flower colours!

Added by Michalis Kotsaris on January 17, 2011 at 1:56pm — No Comments

A Blog Post For Flanéur Jen Staggs (Dallas, Texas USA) Ed and Grace.

Mail Art received 13th January 2010

You know, I dont know how she does it!  That Jen ACTUALLY gets her envelopes to my door!  In real life, here, these excellents would NEVER make it.  So I'm guessing she has some sort of enveloped control?

Jens distinctive, well made, thoughtful work is always a real pleasure to receive.  1913. That was long ago. That was First…


Added by cheryl penn on January 17, 2011 at 12:03pm — 7 Comments

A Blog for Lancillotto Bellini The Face is a World

Mail Art received second week January 2011.

This is the first mail art I have received from Lancilotto Bellini - of Recycling Art fame.  How glad I am it is for the World is a Town project.

May I just quote you some words by T.S. Elliot?

The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock  


There will be time, there will be time

To prepare a…


Added by cheryl penn on January 17, 2011 at 11:40am — 1 Comment

Mail art for Heather Miller

This is another collage that I cut into 4 pieces - called Playing with familiarity.

Added by Lesley Magwood Fraser on January 17, 2011 at 9:57am — No Comments

Mail art for Elize

We drew this building at the Botanic Gardens in Durban, South Africa. I made a collage and cut it into 4 pieces for mail art. On the reverse I stuck a photocopy of the drawing and added some plant life. Elize will get them one by one.… Continue

Added by Lesley Magwood Fraser on January 17, 2011 at 9:52am — No Comments

Magic carpet.

Mail art call.

Until May 15th, 2011: Flying Carpets

Size A4 maximum
Free style and technique
Visual documentation on the blog."atelierpostal.over-blog.com"

Added by Hélène LAGACHE on January 16, 2011 at 7:26am — No Comments

Fluxus Bucks and Haptic/Asem(en)ic poem à la sauce Grigstaire - from Grigori Antonin

This week I got a bit richer. Grigori sent me these very colorful Fluxus Bucks. I had to check out what they actually are, and found a whole world of arty bucks. As you probably know there is a group dedicated to them on IUOMA and hosted by Ruud Janssen, check it out here. These seem to be from Julie Jefferies aka. ex posto facto, miss Fluxus Bucks herself. A couple of them seem pretty "done", I might send them back to…


Added by Marie Wintzer on January 16, 2011 at 2:00am — 6 Comments

RECEIVED: Fluxus Affair and Alex Chapter Mail-Art from Test Tower (Centralia, Washington, USA)

Mail-art by IUOMA member Test Tower (Centralia, Washington, USA)


January 15, 2011 - New IUOMA friend Test Tower sent me a spectacular package to start our first mail-art exchange. As you can see above, the reverse…


Added by De Villo Sloan on January 16, 2011 at 1:00am — 3 Comments

Received A Gift From Jen Staggs

Amazing.  I sent Jen a piece which happens to bear my mother's image and she adores it.  She sends me a fantastic piece that totally makes me laugh and cry as it so reminds me of my mother.  How did this happen?  Jen made a wonderful teeny tiny book for me to record… Continue

Added by Karen Champlin on January 15, 2011 at 10:56pm — 1 Comment

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