Well, Val started this strange puzzle painting exchange a few weeks ago by mailing puzzle pieces to us five mail artists. He took 5 famous paintings that had 12 puzzle pieces, a child's collection that he found in a flea market, and sent 12 pieces to each of us, mixed of course, in a green envelope!!!
I received these 12 pieces:…Continue
It is BLUE...if you send BLUE, you receive beautiful BLUE! Thank you friends!
Great "Ocean" from Giuliana in Brazil, beautiful blue waves! And blue on the envelope, too1
And "YES, I Love Blue" from Nadine in California:…Continue
It is always a treat to see a mail art envelope from South Africa! And when it is from Lesley Magwood Fraser,
you just know that it contains a rare and beautiful drawing. Yes!
And this time there is elegant color tone…Continue
Janine knows how much I loooove BLUE! She created a beautiful BLUE arty envelope!
This is a wonderful BLUE package , front and back, from Janine in Switzerland,
full of wonderful BLUE treasures!!!
She stitched and glued a BLUE…Continue
Nice to see the mail box "overflowing" on a Monday morning!
Actually, Herr Haptic Erni's envelope was "stuffed" on top :-(
Luckily the contents were safe. My mail box likes small mail art (half A4) .
And as I will start to be away at the seaside shack...best for the summer months
we keep the mail art small, small enough to stay in the green…Continue
The KING arirved in Greece today, and I am honored!
Thank you, Carina, and I humbly accept your title as "Katerina the Great" (of mail art! and trashpo !!! xxx)
(I'm also known as "Princess Kate" in some parts of Europe :-)
Great packet from Rod Summers today...full of wonderful things!
His exhibit announcement.."The Silence of Summers" Fantastic title!!!.
A colorful collaboration work:
More cards and fun... a "ghostly" image:…Continue
Even the envelope is Super! What fun:
The postgal really enjoyed it," both sides" she said were fun to see!…Continue
Very nice items arrived in Greece today.(Punch cards! From that ancient early computer system?)
Will use for trashpo, for sure!
And what a great eye-of-the-dragon ATC! Who would not just love it!
And a double-sided arty…Continue
'Been patiently waiting for a stitched portrait from Sarah, promised some time ago...
but oh, so, worth the wait! This is DIVINE! The textures fantastic:
And the details just want to be examined closely!…Continue
Something new in the neighborhood?
If it is tape, it's Jon Foster!
This mail art from Jon is mysterious and vague under layered packaging tape.
"So...this ...means you"? "It's an..." arty piece :-)
Great texture and…Continue
Leda and the swan...found beauty from Marie!
Images of fascination and mechanics:
Images of genki legs and…Continue
Another full mail art mail box...no bills or junk mail here :-)
Wonderfully warm hues and bar code collage on corrugated cardboard from Helen Amyes in Australia
Fun pony from Angie,with warm red vermillion over multi-print! And Snooky postage!…Continue
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This is a full symphony of corking fun.
Imagine the amount of wine consumed? Or does Dean collect these over
a long period of time? Whatever, he orchestrates them all into a beautiful happy haptic collage.
(and sends them without a French envelope!)…Continue
Anna Banana is weaving beautiful designs with "security"!
Beautifully BLUE fun envelope, too:
Got me a genuine…Continue
'Love Mondays...the mail box is always full of Mail Art xxxx Thank you all!
A beauty from Nancy Bell Scott!Wonderful layers and textures...
Also a beautiful layered collage from Karen Champlin. And in envelope with BLUE tape :-)…Continue
He will have a chance to view all :-)
Here are a few of the blogs:…Continue
Oh, yes! another great Haptic box arrived in Greece! Thank you, thank you, Erni! xxx
Look, look, look what all is inside...'tis like Christmas when Erni sends "Eat Art"! Teddy BAR, too:
But first the wrappings...and Dean Marks…Continue
#293 from Mandy Fariello aka FarStarr at "365". Beautifully layered collage and colors, lovin; it! thank you, Mandy, and good going until "365"!
Nadine Wendell sent this thickly rich "engraved" card with "eyes". Wonderful textures created,…Continue
I love Blog Jammin' and I love the "blues"! Well, actually, ALL the colors and designs are fantasic,lots of
great mail art in my new mail box :-) Thom Courcelle sent this fascinating BLUE-print envelope,
and the contents with Ray bunny is amazing, too! thanks, Thom xxx…Continue