One mail art card came a few days ago, and then right after that, another card
"with Love" from Angie and Snooky. Very vintage and very nice!
The colors and textures are just fantastic with the Grape soda cap!!
'Love the fun...Loads of love!…Continue
Magic happens...when one takes an art book and sets it free....image of the original "Bound by Life"!
A full envelope arrived yesterday in Greece from South Africa.
Beside some beautiful vispo boekies, there was this delicate art piece!…Continue
but I am finally able to blog today. One wants to take time to "read" and view the art of JMB, slowly and carefully.
Also the "pamphlets" need to have the pages sliced, or "caressed" open, something that makes the process of reading and looking even more…Continue
Nancy is doing a fabulous job of putting ART into Mail Art!
It has me thinking, pondering, going deep-in-the-blue.
I am overjoyed to receive one of her painting pieces, 'tis an amazing series she is doing!
Even the flip side…Continue
An Exotic Valentine from the East from Valentine Marks Herman!
with a nice invite to get to Narbonne and then perhaps to Sigean?
Look at this handsome guy in the beret...where has he gone?
Sure wish he would return soon to…Continue
Cerealistic packaging arrived in Greece and opened to a treasure of DK treasures!
(Bar Code notice with postage stamping ;-)
These fine transparent "playing cards" are an inspiration
for me to…Continue
This is a piece of the whole...
a deconstruction of a thick, tactile,haptic painting (beautiful aroma of paints here)
"The Authentic Massacre of the Innocent Image" or the "Flight of Art in the Mail"?…Continue
(Well, the postgal loves to stuff the mail art in, even it it does not fit.)
Fortunately, Dean's cardboard "folded" nicely and was not damaged…Continue
What a great surprise came in today's mail...an envelope with "Celebrate stamps"
and inside a trash book from prettylily, Sue, that really is full of treasures!
Some of my "Favorite Things" are stamps..old stamps, and Sue added a…Continue
The photos don't do justice to the flashy rich silver of the envelope and mail art.
And there is the Cat Man...licking up milk...those old vintage "parlour games", tsk, tsk!
Some fun surprises are also included:…Continue
Does anyone tire of yet another card from Dean Marks? NO!
(ning would not let me continue on one blog...so a new blog, just for Dean ;-)
An ENVELOPE...a card in an envelope...from Dean! Super fun ;-)
Great stamps, too...always…Continue
So, does one ever tire of yet another card from Dean Marks...and/or Valentine Mark (Herman).
No Way!Bring on all the mail art cards...hundreds, in or not in envelopes!
Valentine sent La Poste and other lovely mail boxes...er, I mean…Continue
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Been delayed in the unusual European winter weather perhaps,
a package from Erni in Hamburg usually takes only 48 hours to reach Greece, it took 2 weeks...
but it arrived ( er, was "picked up" at the post office,) TODAY...my day!…Continue
And she has been busy sending her mail art treasures around the world.
I am fortunate to receive two excellent painted cards wrapped in a beautiful blue kerchief!
What fun to "unwrap" the art!…Continue
Eduardo makes minimal magic with a maximum A4 size paper but a minimal "splash and "55"! Perfect poetry!
Included in the envelope that Eduardo sent, was the tiniest of tiny trashpo boekie, too. Size related to pencil!…Continue
Dewi does a beautiful series of portrait drawing that absolutely leave me spellbound!
Below is another one of Dewi's portraits that i am privileged to have:
The person is so alive and expressive, I always must put them in a special…Continue
A wonderful surprise in my mail box: mail art from Lesley.
Lesley has been away fro the mail art scene for a while,
but so happy to know all is better and see her "making" again!
There were THREE artful pieces in this envelope...…Continue
Obsessive-Bar-Code-Syndrome: OBCS? Or BCD = Bar Code disease? Or, fantastic art!
'Tis a beauty , even though it got a bit chewed up by the postal machine...
...that happens when you don't use an envelope! (Ahem)
A fun hand-made envelope arrived in Greece today from Imelda.
And it is definitely labeled correctly: ZUPER ZALOP!
There is also an "Admit One" ticket for entrance...and beauties within:…Continue
This boekie arrived yesterday, Jan.17 and I think the postmark says Jan. 11. That means a record-breaking mail delivery from Cheryl! Usually we have been waiting two weeks-15 days for mail art to arrive to and from Greece to South Africa. This sets an all-time record.…Continue