I received this card from Helle Pollas the other day. The card came in somewhat dented and damaged, and I was not sure if it was intentional or if it was due to a "collaboration" with the international postal system. In any case, what I received was a piece with a glamorous (and tragic) star contrasted with discarded/found elements ("trash"?) and paint splatters that…Continue
I received this wonderful collage postcard from Stephanie Dodson the other day. It was the first thing I received actually in the PO box following the fiasco I mentioned earlier. And I loved the surprise! Very interesting and creative use of color, text, pen, etc. I hope to received many more works from Stephanie in the future, and I will definitely…Continue
The two postcards above were received from Jan Hodgman. They are asemic in nature and the last is specifically conceived of as a minimalist/post-minimalist work as well (I never know which term is more appropriate nowadays).
Here's a bit of…Continue
Added by chris wells on October 25, 2015 at 9:00pm — No Comments
Juliana sends a lovely original painted card in reply to "angels" received:
Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on October 25, 2015 at 11:36am — No Comments
Who? Who? Owl on the envelope!
...very nice stamping too.
Add and passes can bring new correspondence…Continue
Mail art by IUOMA member Chris Wells (Worthington, Ohio, USA)
October 24, 2015 - Lately, I have written about “avant tropes.” This wonderful piece Chris Wells sent is a perfect example. I have written lately that I will…Continue
This is the fun rubber stamp on the envelope,
with bears :-)
Not sure if the envelope got caught in the…Continue
Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on October 24, 2015 at 4:36pm — No Comments
Very light and delicate, "aquarelle pencils"?
Mim knows how to use mimimal strokes for maximum effect!
Fortunately some colleague mail artists are willing to help to complete the sheets.
I'll post the added-to-and-passed-on-and-returned-to-me sheets in this…Continue
Ah, he may be on his way to NYC, but this arrived from Italy.
"Cut" and chewed a bit by the postage machine,
but very good condition considering..It's all about the World Fair (s)...…Continue
Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on October 23, 2015 at 5:35pm — No Comments
Yes, she looks like a princess heroine:
and the collage card is FAB from William M.
I am blogging immediately,…Continue
I added the fish eyes and masking tape to fix it and hang on my shopping bag. :)…Continue
Added by Tomoe N on October 23, 2015 at 9:44am — No Comments
Art by Mail that is PocketArt. New blog here ->
Added by Suus in Mokum on October 23, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments
Mail art by IUOMA member Jan Hodgman (Anacortes, Washington, USA)
October 22, 2015 - Among other artistic pursuits, Jan Hodgman is doing some fantastic asemic writing. I am thrilled she sent me new work.…Continue
Sorry to take up blog space with this. I am always getting messages: "Did you get it?" (Did you receive the mail art?) That is an important question and one good reason why IUOMA-Ning is such a great resource. So here is a list from recent weeks:
Thanks for recent m-a received from (but not limited to): Robert Ridley-Shackleton, Monsenhor enVide neFelibata,…Continue
A great fun sticker/collage postcard arrived in Greece
no name , no return address...
but definitely California and CA cancelled:…Continue