March 2020 Blog Posts (174)

OFD Book of Stuff! from Theo Nelson

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Added by Toni Hanner -- tonipoet on March 31, 2020 at 9:07pm — No Comments

Call for mail art about bodies

Hello, my name is Aca and I am a visual artist in graduate school.

I’m coordinating a mail art exchange on the theme of bodies (however you relate to that word). 

Send me something by mail and I will send you something in return!  I plan to photograph and show the works I receive, so tell me if you want your…

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Added by Aca Carle on March 31, 2020 at 9:00pm — 2 Comments

state of the mail

In case this may be of use or interest - I found that the auction site Delcampe has a dedicated Virus page that lists various countries together with a brief description of the state of their snail mail and links to their postal authorities sites.  I followed along to Royal mail and they have a long list of countries updated every day. Russia is listed as closed for business and Germany listed as #problematical' but Spain seems to be open which surprises me given the news from there.  Most…

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Added by Mary Anne on March 31, 2020 at 6:09am — No Comments

Mail Art Underground arrival

Added by gianni romizi "adenoidi" on March 30, 2020 at 11:42pm — 1 Comment

two-fer from BonnieDiva

The series of Bon-Zines continue,  With a bonus issue of Ova-Zine!  In color!  Always full of good images in fabulous juxtaposition.…

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Added by Heide Monster on March 29, 2020 at 10:11pm — 1 Comment

Fantastic Fike

A favorite friend to find in the mailbox, reply in the mail tomorrow!

Added by Cody Whitby on March 29, 2020 at 9:48pm — 1 Comment

So cheerful- so appreciated

Norma Soulet sent a whole book on spring, each page is quite 3-D  with paint, collage and stickers in the brilliant colors of life.…

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Added by Heide Monster on March 29, 2020 at 9:26pm — No Comments

Mike Parson's CAT

She is a beauty,

and arrived weeks ago,

so time to blog :-)…

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Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on March 29, 2020 at 10:37am — 1 Comment

Teeny-tiny from Cody Whitby in Richmond ,Virginia

This envelope is soooo small 2x4 inches (5x10 cm)...

amazing that it made it through the post,

This guy arrived weeks ago,…

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Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on March 29, 2020 at 10:36am — 3 Comments

From: Petrolpetal (0031-0220)

It's awfully annoying to get mail that's been butchered by the postal service - especially a piece of mail art.



​Well, you know what they say, "Sh*t Happens!" Yes, it does happen, but you can't help thinking about the time and care that went into making the mail…

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Added by Jayne Barket Lyons on March 28, 2020 at 10:56pm — 1 Comment

Mail from Taiwan!

Great stamps, William M!

Added by Carien van Hest on March 28, 2020 at 4:41pm — No Comments

FOR NO IDEA'S MINI MAIL ART GROUP

Hi!

Please look at the Arty Slide International Group which I started in 2012. It was as Mini as I could think of then. We held 2 good Slide Art exhibitions in France. I still have the Arty Slides (somewhere!) that IUOMA colleagues contributed. Bianca has died, alas. I have gained a Stidio and moved to bigger bits of art.

Here is the text that started it all:…

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Added by Valentine Mark Herman on March 28, 2020 at 4:03pm — No Comments

Once a year mail from James Chester

An origami folded envelope/MA arrived from James.  The inside is a calendar page with lovely bits of paper glued down.  Could be a comment on the current lockdown, maybe just a visual image.  Thank you for the intriguing design!

Added by Heide Monster on March 28, 2020 at 12:34pm — No Comments

I received mail art of Elke Grundmann from Berlin_Germany

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Added by Sabela Baña on March 27, 2020 at 11:20pm — No Comments

mail art from denise souray

many thanks for this terrific envie!  love her attitude!!  mail is coming to you this week!

Added by marlies wilding on March 27, 2020 at 7:53pm — No Comments

A time for Collaboration

During this time of social distancing and quarantine I have been looking for more projects to keep myself busy. My son Jackson who is 11 years old has been spending substantially more time drawing. I walked into is room a week back and saw these fantastic monster drawings he was doing on post it notes.  I snatched one unbeknown to him and decided to turn it into a rubber stamp. I was THRILLED with the result! I showed him and he was so excited, asking, if I keep drawing monsters, will you…

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Added by Adam Roussopoulos on March 27, 2020 at 6:30pm — 7 Comments

Artistamps from Adam Roussopoulos

I will never think of Boondocks in the same way.

Adam included a transcript from his family history which brought these stamps to life. Thanks for sharing with me, Adam.

Added by Carmen Kennedy on March 27, 2020 at 3:20pm — No Comments

Received from Stan Askew - Hawaii

Thank you Stan…

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Added by arttower on March 27, 2020 at 7:11am — No Comments

Nancy Bell Scott's Mail Art

Oh it's such a special day when Nancy Bell Scott's art hits my mailbox! Gorgeous! Thanks so much, Nancy!

Added by Toni Hanner -- tonipoet on March 27, 2020 at 3:10am — 2 Comments

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