Linda Rogers's Blog (42)

Mail in from Richard Baudet and Ficus

This week I received a generous package of intriguing digital art cards from Fike (great composition!) and the best envelope ever from Richard Baudet with a super hand-painted watercolour card inside. 

Added by Linda Rogers on February 11, 2019 at 4:54am — No Comments

Vintage postcard package from Bonniediva

Last week I received a lovely package containing a postcard and a holiday snapshot from Italy from that most tireless of Mail Artists, Bonniediva.

Added by Linda Rogers on January 26, 2019 at 3:00am — No Comments

Snowfall in Greece

I received a very happy card from MomCat celebrating a rare snowfall in her part of Greece. 

Added by Linda Rogers on January 26, 2019 at 2:59am — No Comments

Mail Received from Claudia Garcia

Over the holidays as mail started to flow again in Canada, I received a collage card and small booklet from Claudia as well as a few bits of valuable ephemera.

Added by Linda Rogers on December 27, 2018 at 3:13pm — No Comments

Bonniediva Bonanza

Received over the holidays with thanks to Bonniediva, a fascinating 'zine and a decoration for our tree.

Added by Linda Rogers on December 27, 2018 at 2:10pm — 1 Comment

Mail Art Martha's Holiday Greetings

I really appreciated the holiday card from Mail Art Martha.  What a great labour of love to select one work from each sender and make it work over 2 collages of images.

Added by Linda Rogers on December 27, 2018 at 1:00pm — 2 Comments

2 types of gold received from Katerina

Lovely golden leaves and some Fluxxus bucks arrived from Katerina in the local break in the rotating postal strike. 

Thank you, Katerina, I will send something back at the earliest opportunity.  Mail here is a bit unpredictable due to the strike. …

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Added by Linda Rogers on November 26, 2018 at 5:12pm — 1 Comment

Mysteries from Mindaugas

Wonderful tiny art from Mindaugas in Lithuania match the beauty of the art stamps on the envelope, and some more in his series of silk screens on factory bills of lading.  I just stared and stared at the tiny art. …

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Added by Linda Rogers on November 26, 2018 at 4:11pm — No Comments

Woman under a tree contemplates the day

Bejewelled feather, old writing and a smudged photo reminds me of the box of photos on my own shelf of "unknown people" awaiting identification still.  Thank you, Bonnie, this is lovely and gave me a nudge to sort and scan some more of my treasure trove of photos dating back more than a hundred years.…

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Added by Linda Rogers on November 26, 2018 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Triptych from the Introverted Post

I am just surfacing after a job change that required me to basically be working two jobs which also training my replacement.  Crazy busy and stressy!

And there's a mail strike here!  Nevertheless between rotating strikes a couple of things have arrived including a lovely Triptych from Introverted Post.  Formidable guard on the front. …

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Added by Linda Rogers on November 19, 2018 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Hello Autumn leaf from Carina

I love the googley eyes on this little fellow. Thank you Carina!


Added by Linda Rogers on November 4, 2018 at 3:30am — 1 Comment

Toni Hanner "I just sat down and cried"

The preventable domestic tragedy of exploding pickles explored in this vintage card.  Thanks Toni!  Time for me to pick up the pace at returning some mail.  Lately I have been losing track and firing randomly and at will... new journal purchased and will be literally turning over a new leaf.…

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Added by Linda Rogers on November 2, 2018 at 1:05pm — 5 Comments

Beetle Brain from Keith S. Chambers

Interesting and more than a little bit disturbing postcard from Keith S. Chamber's latest series.

Added by Linda Rogers on November 2, 2018 at 12:56pm — No Comments

Celestial Scribe sends guaranteed mail art

Received on Tuesday, a generous package of guarantees, claim checks and illuminating info packed with a transcendent post card. The Scribe dimension shifts with style again.

Added by Linda Rogers on November 2, 2018 at 10:35am — 1 Comment

Green painted envelope from Caroline Cline

Arrived Wednesday (just after we thought it must have gone missing) a stunningly interesting painted envelope with some math inside and a letter.  Thanks Caroline and I will get something out to you asap. 

Added by Linda Rogers on November 2, 2018 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

Tissue Collage from Bonniediva

I love the simplicity and balance in this card.  Reminds me not to always over complicate and over-work things.  Thank you, Bonnie

Added by Linda Rogers on October 26, 2018 at 12:51pm — No Comments

Wonderful fabric and mixed media card from Lorella

Even an embroidered artey stamp on the envelope.  I LOVE "Flowers and Shoes"!   Thank you, Lorella. 

Added by Linda Rogers on October 12, 2018 at 10:14pm — No Comments

Received from Kathy Barnett

A wonderful paper doll that puts up her parasol!!!

Added by Linda Rogers on October 5, 2018 at 3:05pm — No Comments

Received from Heidi Monster

Just an awesomely lovely watercolour and pen card, "closed for the season" ... so reminds me of visiting beach front communities in the off-season.

Added by Linda Rogers on October 5, 2018 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Received Yesterday from Ficus Strangulensis

Intriguing digital art! 

Added by Linda Rogers on October 5, 2018 at 2:57pm — No Comments

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