August 2014 Blog Posts (219)

ISLAND 2014 from “Neverland” to “Utopia”… Mail-Art International Call

Utopia is one of the most common concepts of happiness of people of all races, cultures and religions in one or another form. Be it Christianity with its concept of Heaven and paradise called The Garden of Eden waiting ready for the faithfuli, Norsemen Asatru with mighty Asgaard floating among clouds with its halls of Valhalla prepared for the bravest warriorsii, Muslims with Jannah – their own paradise designed to be a resting place for martyrsiii, and Sir Thomas More’s…

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Added by Iltempo Lastoria on August 27, 2014 at 10:20am — No Comments

Thank you Katerina.Greece.07.22.14

Wonderful Blue Stamped Post Card, front and back....along with envelope....

Thank you Kat...hugs to you…

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Added by Amy Irwen on August 27, 2014 at 12:18am — 2 Comments

Great Kalligraphic envelope from Richerd Baudet

Thanks I love your Art!

I love the Black ductus ! I will bring something on the way soon

Added by Frieder Speck on August 26, 2014 at 7:35pm — 2 Comments

Mail art from Antonia Mayol Castello in Spain

Veiled behind the red transparent sheet: two women...

What are they doing...two moths? or two butterflies?? 

Excellent collage card, and it came in a hand-made envelope, color-by-number page! Fun!

Flip side of the collage…

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Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on August 26, 2014 at 3:50pm — 1 Comment

Diane Keys: You are beautiful

Love the support for this card.  It is one for those free feel good…

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Added by Dean aka Artist in Seine on August 26, 2014 at 11:22am — 3 Comments

Rebecca Guyver : Better Short than bread

An intense story of Love, Money and Butter Shortbread.  I can't wait to see how it ends.  Does she fall into a cup of tea or will she colour her roots again?

Rebecca's Butter Shortbread package makes a home for the story.…

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Added by Dean aka Artist in Seine on August 26, 2014 at 10:58am — 3 Comments

ROSE: She had an odd Art

My very first piece from Rose in Australia.  She had an odd Art, but I think she is over it now.  Simple, yet powerful.

365.13  Yes, this is likely a coded…

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Added by Dean aka Artist in Seine on August 26, 2014 at 10:29am — 1 Comment

facing

As promised, I will post a few more drawings that were stimulated by a response from Mim a few weeks back. This cover for "facing "was a recycled linocut from another project mounted on Kraft paper like the rest of the little bookbook.…

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Added by Jack Oudyn on August 26, 2014 at 10:00am — 3 Comments

Part Two...Vizma...Collab Bookie.07.21.14

a very cute handmade envelope to start this post off...

front...

P2.3

Insert...…

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Added by Amy Irwen on August 26, 2014 at 5:00am — 3 Comments

Super Mail Art from Vizma.07.21.14

first, a fun "White Ballot Paper"and a fun filled stamped envelop...…

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Added by Amy Irwen on August 26, 2014 at 4:55am — 1 Comment

From Raphael'l (Tullins France)

Added by jon foster on August 26, 2014 at 3:09am — No Comments

From Schooling (Albequerque NM)

Added by jon foster on August 26, 2014 at 3:07am — No Comments

Thank you Val.France.07.19.14

Looks like there was some great Music to go along with the exhibit at Maison Des Arts...

thank you Val...I love all your art materials Be seeing you in the mail…

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Added by Amy Irwen on August 25, 2014 at 10:34pm — 1 Comment

Mercedes sends a Belgian Birdie in the tree top :-)

This is a unique montage with that birdie postage stamp...lovely!

An original hand printed card by Mercedes, La Marquesa. It is stunning!…

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Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on August 25, 2014 at 5:24pm — No Comments

My Massive - Mini Mail Art Send Off

I'm just taking a break from making up envelopes for 37 mail outs. Boy is my post mistress gonna love me! The most parcels/letters I've ever done in one go is 15.

For all those who receive one of these little cards, I apologise in advance for not including the novelty magnifying glass I'd intended - but I just couldn't…

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Added by on August 25, 2014 at 5:13pm — 14 Comments

Rose sends Rose from Australia

Rose sent "Pink" which in Greek is called: "ροζ" pronounced: "rose" :-)

A lovely postcard with printed leaves and warm colors:…

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Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on August 25, 2014 at 2:35pm — 1 Comment

Mail art and "starry night" from Homewood, Illinois!

Very dear to my heart this Chicago suburb, and Lisa Mencke sent a beautiful postcard painting!

The colors are very rich and so are the brush strokes.…

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Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on August 25, 2014 at 2:24pm — 1 Comment

Mail Art IN - USA, Tina Wittmer

New blog here

Added by Suus in Mokum on August 25, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments

Cavellini Celebration Mail-Art by Bruno Chiarlone (Cairo Montonette, Italy)

Bruno - 8.24.2014 - 1

Mail-art by IUOMA member Bruno Chiarlone (Cairo Montenotte, Italy)

August 23, 2014 - While slightly delayed, I am thrilled to share this Cavellini celebration mail-art received from Fluxus artist and mail-artist Bruno…

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Added by De Villo Sloan on August 25, 2014 at 12:06am — No Comments

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