August 2018 Blog Posts (142)

Finally jumped in

After many years of wanting to make mail art, I have finally started. 

Slowly...

....... slowly....

Added by Allison S. on August 27, 2018 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Mike Parson's "Midwest"

This is great humor,

as only one from Ames,Iowa, could do it! 

And there were other goodies too:

The ol'…

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Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on August 27, 2018 at 6:47pm — 2 Comments

Postcard from Thom Courcelle

Here comes a message from Vermont...("Burn"ie territory :-)

Wise owl and ORANGE! 

The mail art side has this guy a-bowin'…

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Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on August 27, 2018 at 6:46pm — No Comments

Michael Ley sends red hot print

From Berlin came an unusual image

Now it is said to be a "sign"

...so is it an "eye" or a Star Wars creature?

A very nice print indeed!

Also, in German, a pamphlet for Thessaloniki:

And nice stampings on the…

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Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on August 27, 2018 at 6:45pm — No Comments

Jazzy mood from Denise Woodward

I received this ATC size mail art from Denise earlier this summer, and now getting around to post.

It reminds me the summer jazz festival that used to be here locally ages ago. I treasured this piece all summer.

Denise’s work is always so intricate and original. …

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Added by Yayoi S.W. on August 27, 2018 at 8:34am — 3 Comments

I received mail art of Mindaugas Zuromskas from Vilnius Lithuania

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Added by Sabela Baña on August 27, 2018 at 1:12am — No Comments

I received mail art of Piet Franzen project action reaction

Added by Sabela Baña on August 27, 2018 at 1:09am — No Comments

I received mail art of Maria E.Quiroga from Buenos Aires.

Added by Sabela Baña on August 27, 2018 at 1:07am — No Comments

Mail Art Mystery Bag

Bark trash 8.25.2018 - 5

Disintegrated bark fragment (with my address) rescued by the US Postal Service. Who sent it?

 

August 25, 2018 - Postcards are endlessly wonderful, but it is also nice to receive physical objects via the mail. These “objects poems,” “found material,” “cryptic totems” – whatever you prefer to call them – are also a unique genre of mail art. I believe this propensity for sending objects is rooted in Fluxus but also not necessarily exclusive to…

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Added by De Villo Sloan on August 26, 2018 at 3:30am — 2 Comments

Mail Art Martha and Ali Khat

How I love to see Ali Khat from the UK...meow!

This is a nice packet from Martha:

Lovely summertime…

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Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on August 25, 2018 at 12:30pm — 1 Comment

Snowman in a Circle from William in Taiwan

Thinking "cool" in our Greek summer with this "snowman",

and the Sun is a CIRCLE, or two or three!

Jellyfish on the postage...…

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Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on August 25, 2018 at 9:57am — 3 Comments

Somehting is Happening

ATMOTW?

I think it is a mail art call for postcards?

ART IS THROWING MONEY OUT THE WINDOW!

SOMETHING IS HAPPENING. A.T.M.O.T.W…

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Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on August 25, 2018 at 9:57am — 1 Comment

Stampzine Number 9

Added by Michael Orr on August 24, 2018 at 9:32pm — No Comments

Todays Mail Art from The introverted post

Added by Wendi Powell on August 24, 2018 at 12:57am — No Comments

Todays Mail Art from The introverted post

Added by Wendi Powell on August 24, 2018 at 12:54am — No Comments

Todays Mail Art from The introverted post

Added by Wendi Powell on August 24, 2018 at 12:49am — No Comments

Mail Art at the Smithsonian in Washington

Has anyone been to the Mail Art Exhibition in DC? Is it worth a trip south? 

Added by Gerda Osteneck on August 23, 2018 at 11:06pm — 1 Comment

Indian stamps from Carolyn Cline .Thank you !

Added by Lorella on August 22, 2018 at 9:29pm — No Comments

Painting by Yayoi S.W., great colors

Added by Jay Block on August 22, 2018 at 4:48pm — No Comments

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