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
Some Mondays are just super wonderful, they are Mail Art Mondays...
a time when my postgal finally decides to bring all the mail that accumulated the week before?
Well, here was that big yellow box from the Haptic Werewolf, Erni in…Continue
Box is, of itself, a fab work-of-art, on all sides it is a yellow smile of Erni and his fan club. Yay!…Continue
Many wondrous treasures in the mail box today.
Rod Summers sent the New Year greeting with fireworks and shadows...
an optimistic face here, however!…Continue
TicTac in Germany has issued beautiful stamps from the newly discovered fantasy island of Quindi.
She has witnessed amazing creatures and studied their beautiful shapes and forms
to make these great artistamps! A bunny…Continue
An envelope full of vispo cards and boekie arrived in Greece today.
These art works by John M. Bennett are fantastic and need much time
to view and appreciate.
One card, already on-the-tree, is a co-op art work with Robert…Continue
Little Po Peep and the tales of waiting for Mail art from the MAIL man...or the POSTman if you live in France ;-)
There are these little birdies that so want to see Mail Art in Val's Mail box...
or is it the Post in his Post box from…Continue
Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on January 4, 2012 at 11:00am — No Comments
GOTIJ Goat Cheese and other surprises!
Thom has just had a birthday: HAPPY BIRTHDAY!
And all kinds of wondrous mail art is arriving...
This is the second day with Thom's art in my mail box and I am soooo CHUFFED :-)
You know Dasher and Dancer, and Prancer and Vixen,
Coment and Cupid and Doner and Blixen...but do you know Ruud? Oh, I mean, Rudolf?
Here is the "one eared reindeer" as it was a little ornament on the tree that got broken
and now 'tis missing an ear ( 'tis NOT road kill!)
And here is the poem from Thom Courcelle:…Continue
Added by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on January 2, 2012 at 2:47pm — No Comments
Holiday greetings on the envelope from Thom, with a magnificent drawing of a Makah Wolf Mask, late 19th c.
and inside more fantastic mask drawings from the art of the NorthWest...Washington State, USA.
Mask of the sun and others on the tree!
Also a drawing of the Tsimshian head dress!…Continue
To all those who received confetti in their mail art from Greece,
with the Greek Santa, and perhaps trashpo baggie,…Continue
This is one of many prints and cards from Brent Leopold.
I shall be placing them around town so that curious people may pick them up as "found art" / free art by Brent.
But today way so sunny in Greece that I had to take a drive out to the seaside shack
and soak in the sunshine! 'Took these chaacters along with me, too.…Continue