These gentlemen, who might they be?... seem to be surveying a city plan,
and the swimmers are floating happily above them,
with Elvis singing:…Continue
Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on April 30, 2017 at 9:11am — No Comments
Toni Hanner sent a fabulous envelope,
that i always unfold to see the Big Picture :-)
Beautiful BLUE and found poetry inside:…Continue
Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on April 30, 2017 at 9:09am — No Comments
In April I sent out a series of cards featuring snow geese. Some of the recipients asked how I made them. Each card in the series is different, but with common elements. The card is Canson-mi-tientes paper which has been enhanced with watercolor crayon and over-written in white colored pencil with text from a poem by Carolyn Forche. The snow geese are hand-drawn, and then painted with acrylic paint.The envelopes feature a collage created with scraps of mulberry and other papers, plus a…Continue
Mail art by IUOMA member Dopesick San Francisco (DSF) aka Michael Kelly (Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA)
April 29, 2017 - DSF and Karina the Dog have proven to be key contributors to the Karnival of Trash, which I think it is fair…Continue
Mail art by IUOMA member by Eduardo Cardoso (Sines, Portugal)
April 28, 2017 - Here is a great package I received from Eduardo Cardoso that I've posted on Asemic Front. Eduardo has integrated asemics, vispo and the cut-up technique to great his own unique brand of image-text…Continue
Eric sent me one of his envelopes that celebrate classic films.
The stamps he used are gorgeous - they are printed using the intaglio technique, so have some raised lines, giving them a great tactile element that you can't appreciate in the…
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I know, I said I wasn't blogging anymore, but this just cracks me up. The maker has even drawn a picture of Jackie's cul-de-sac on the postcard (to assist the postal carrier?) Love the instructions, especially to shape the dough…Continue
Very rare postage on mail art from Finnbadger:
and inside, it's all about BUNNY!
...not RayBunny, but sweet bunnies instead!…Continue
Great envelopes, great stamps, great letters - perfect packets!
Eva even wrote in green for spring, and the chicken and rooster in the stained glass window on the stamp is just amazing.
I also enjoyed the not-quite-correct English on this…
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A packet full of wonders from the UK
and Mail Art Martha sends beautiful BLUE Spring...via Royal Mail, of course!
Original watercolour and inside...…Continue
Don't miss this! "Isn't it rich..."
and in the same mail delivery
came mail art from Martha, too (see the other blog :-)…Continue
Here's lookin' at you , Schneider!
and fun stamps. too:
and watch the mail for more from…Continue
Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on April 26, 2017 at 10:00am — No Comments
Mail art by Ana Kawajiri (Brasilia, Brazil)
The mail art movement was at the forefront of experimentation with and circulation of copyart. Copyart is deeply associated with at least one Golden Age of mail art (in the 70s…Continue
This has been mentioned elsewhere on the IUOMA platform, but I want to make sure members know about the John Dowd Fan Club show. This is classic work from the 70s & 80s with a Ray Johnson connection. The link features some great examples from the show:
Probably some of the members are perplexed by the fan club materials in the m-a network. Ray Johnson started some classic fan…Continue
What a fantastic project that Jack Lattemann has created!
In fine details, there is a whole town for the "Peeps",…Continue
Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on April 25, 2017 at 11:55am — No Comments