These two are "companion" pieces, as it is "my man with the blue beret" and his "house". Asemic writings are
stamped throughout and haptic textures abound!…Continue
the front and back cover, revealing a man of strong character and stance.
I was captivated by the expressive line and tone design of the details of the…Continue
arrived yesterday from Cheryl, filled with the aroma of oil paint and turps. A most unusual
folded booklet, it opens simply and intriguingly develops into an entire…Continue
This is a minimal blog about a great "mini mum" art boekie that came in today's mail from Eduardo:
to Greece, and now occupying an honored place along with a certain ninja yelling…Continue
First came the boekies: "A" from dear Sloan, "K" of John Bennet's from Sloan, and "T" from TicTac!
Beauties, each one! Amazing, creative expressions of letters for Project…Continue
Arttower cannot see this blog because around the end of December he had a computer melt-down. About the same time, I also…Continue
Although the collage is amazingly "handsome" and I must get a…Continue
ejva and nsva sent me a most intriguing mail art package that came in my mail box today (along with ANOTHER do-it-yourself Haptic thiing from Germany!) Here is the Haptic packet from China...with instructions:
The green base is really a folded..."something"…Continue
Sometimes, when a package like this arrives, you almost don't want to hurry to open it. It is better to linger and spend time with the details of the envelope, the soft refineness of the wrapping...let anticipation built a bit, because you just know that itis going to be something special from Karen!
ART NATION is a give-away clue...guarded through the postal…Continue
The world sticks with UHU! And so does Herr Erni...even GREEK UHU!
a very dizzy mail deliveryman brought this packet yesterday...amazing images! and we all
know that Erni is really a lovable guy! (…Continue
That was delightful Number 1...when Marilyn interfered ;-)
Then came the PUZZLE...scramble...complexity...choices...THANK YOU for this…Continue
and envelopes with holiday greetings and stamps, too
Always a treat to have mail art from Izmir, Turkey!
Thank you muchly,…Continue
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"Woof!" what fun rubber stamps! And check out that little kitty on the far right, too!
And the HAPTIC card from Angie is super soft fleece! And super blue Lake Michigan.
Great art here...and as Adamandia says"
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"The man with the red s...... is a most......." mysterious message, Jon,
will need help here. But the layers of images are fantastic, and it adds
to my collection of your "eye" art! 'Love it! Thank you!
Now, this is AMAZING (because it finally arrived). If I read the postal cancellation correctly, it is stamped December 9, 2010...read backwards, or right to left: 2010-12-09? Oh dear, South Africa and Greece have to wait once-a-month post, while Germany gets mail art before I can return from the post office! sigh...Such is life in our World/Town! Well, the wait is so well worth it! This is Cheryl at her best...wonderfully layers and elegant textures of "rice paper" and hand-made pulp…Continue
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