A NICE, big package arrived from Germany with some fanciful art from Erni. One could say it raised the Bär for repurposed cardboard collage medium...
This might be the most trash-tastic, trash-poetic, horrific, scintilating piece of trashpo love ever received from the Trashpo Queen, Diane Keys,... ever. Just sayin'...
First of all, Ms. Keys made sure that this envelope was going to be delivered hell-or-high-water. The front of the envelope had a big BOLD--yet re-used--sticker that stated:…Continue
I had a nice extended vacation abroad in October, and I love traveling. But I'm not the only one taking cultural excursions around the world. Some friends have sent mailart documenting their recent travels:Continue
There was an Artistamp Exhibition and Symposium in Seattle several weekends ago, and boy was it stupendous!
Some other IUOMA-ians have posted some great documentation of this event already... Jennie Hinchcliff--who came all the way up from the Bay area--posted some great photos…Continue
FromCarina, a fantastic digital photo transfer that I think reflects pretty much how many of us react when placed in a black-and-white prescribed room of the everyday and we let our visions and fantasy become the guiding influence in our lives. Thanks Carina!…Continue
this great pic of Baby Zombo, which has only recently been removed from my refrigerator and onto the art-space walls to join other mail art. ThanksTheresa! I have to say, I don't know of anything else in the world that makes one want to hug and flee at the same time. The shoulder stuffing is particularly touching / disgusting. :) …Continue
Added by Peter Goudaman on December 2, 2012 at 9:17pm — No Comments
This fall I've been blessed with a few wonders from IUOMA hearts. In September, I received this astounding piece, Modality 4, fromClaire. Claire's mail was a mail art experience, multifaceted, layered, a visual and tactile labyrinth that had me opening tapes on envelopes leading to everything from Nietzsche to a fortune telling fish. I love the way this piece mixes straight and torn edges. The scan…Continue
This wonderful card came from Debbie Dosanko in Japan. Debbie notes, "This is an illustration and quote from my translation of an Ainu folktale published in the TOMO Anthology this spring." Owls have somehow been prevalent this fall. A barn owl swooped about an inch from my brother's head at our farm a couple weeks ago. And a snowy owl was documented in the Capitol Hill…Continue
Added by Thom Courcelle on December 2, 2012 at 8:50pm — No Comments
This is an interesting ma exchange...a first for me. I sent him a card in Oct. at De Villo's mention of his opinions regarding MinXus & rats. I received this in return:Continue
A fashion statement by Vaida - hanger included...I'll just have to find room in my closet for this *!*
Added by Amy Irwen on December 2, 2012 at 6:02am — No Comments
I commented an Alicia sending a sole per mail and now look at this:
It's hilarious, Alicia, I love…Continue
Added by Jim Hayes on December 1, 2012 at 3:07pm — No Comments
Receipt of Erni a great surprises box...
Impossible for me to post here all the photos, but you can discover all the contents of this "eat-art" on my blog.
Merci beaucoup Erni !…Continue
from Lubomyr Tymkiv, Ukraine
We invite you to take part in the First International Exhibition "ZINESHOW" in Ukraine. Participation is free. Any technique. Any theme and format. No return.…
Added by Guido Vermeulen on December 1, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments