April 2012 Blog Posts (357)

blogjam 5: Thanks again to Roberto + Nadine Wendell-Mojica; and to Genevieve Chausse

Nadine writes on the back of the above postcard: "I don't think of him as trapped. Just heavily involved with the printed word."…

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Added by Nancy Bell Scott on April 2, 2012 at 8:35pm — 5 Comments

blogjam 4: Thanks again to RCBz; and to Laurence Gillot

RCBz writes amusingly on the back: "Mona lights up her life" (the tiny Mona I'd sent Cheryl is the matchbox in RCBz's picture): …

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Added by Nancy Bell Scott on April 2, 2012 at 8:31pm — No Comments

blogjam 2: Thanks again to Reed Altemus; and to Prettylily + Nikoya Mills

Hmm, interesting comment on mail art and IUOMA at top of Reed's: …

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Added by Nancy Bell Scott on April 2, 2012 at 8:22pm — No Comments

Blogging Backlog Logjam/Blogjam

Could not blog except for a few pieces for 3.5 months, received great varieties of wonderful mail art, and they need to be seen. These are my temporary guidelines for accomplishing this maybe impossible feat:

1. Sometimes more than one m.a. will appear in one image--and they may not even be relatives!

2. Sometimes several m.a. will be lined up for a party photo and shot.  I mean photographed.

3. My words will be minimal. But please know that I enjoy every single one and…

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Added by Nancy Bell Scott on April 2, 2012 at 7:00pm — 7 Comments

The lure of Greece in Mailart

As the cold returns to the British Isles, Katerina's emerald sea #930! is almost unbearable!

Added by Rebecca Guyver on April 2, 2012 at 1:23pm — 1 Comment

Marked: Life at Penn Planet A Serial Saga from Dean Marks

If you know people in high places, they can get you your own planet.  At least I think that’s how I got mine.  Or it could have been involuntary expulsion from earth because of a game considered too dangerous for 3 year olds.

What I think is dangerous?  WHAT higher postal powers are accountable to Dean which allowed this piece to make it through the post… Its quite unearthly.  Most postcards I receive have bite marks – not dean marks. Did Erni, The Valentine, Marie or The Inseine Guy…

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Added by cheryl penn on April 2, 2012 at 12:27pm — 10 Comments

Received from Theresa Williams, Emmy Verschoor, Angie and Snooky, KDJ

Trying to catch up again, I have so much great mail I would like to show you. If only days had a few more hours it would be so much easier :-)

Theresa is telling me about a great dream she had, and I was featuring! I love her fish stamp, her calligraphy, the whole package...…

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Added by Marie Wintzer on April 2, 2012 at 12:35am — 13 Comments

Beautiful collage from Ginger Mayerson

Thanks Ginger!

Added by Lilian Mariutti on April 1, 2012 at 5:53pm — No Comments

Received from Marcela Peral

Thanks Marcela!

The textures on your card are just wonderful!

Added by Lilian Mariutti on April 1, 2012 at 5:52pm — No Comments

Mail art from Rebecca Guyver

Thanks Rebecca!

I loved the colors and the spring theme!…

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Added by Lilian Mariutti on April 1, 2012 at 5:51pm — No Comments

Mail art received from Anna Micciulla

Thanks Anna! Your card is FAB!!!…

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Added by Lilian Mariutti on April 1, 2012 at 5:00pm — No Comments

It's Finally Here--the Dharma DaDa Erni Bär [Vegetarian] Mail Art Cookbook Series

A couple of months ago, Dharma DaDa sent me an amazing package of foodstuffs with a special "task." The instructions were: "Prepare a meal using the [food enclosed] and do a little documentation for IUOMA to show those guys what real EAT ART is... Good Luck!"

Here's a clip from that original blog post:

An AMAZING PACKAGE that arrived from Dharma dada Erni Bär... Whoa.  If mail art provides me with…

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Added by Thom Courcelle on April 1, 2012 at 5:22am — 18 Comments

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