Asemic Writing for Mail-Artists


Asemic Writing for Mail-Artists

Asemic writing for mail-artists

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Personal shorthand jazz writings with words.

Started by Bill Newbold. Last reply by JCW Maine May 13. 3 Replies

Can ideas like this be included in the asemic type of development?Jazzy script in a kind of shorthand notation?Continue

Spontaneous Asemics

Started by Carien van Hest. Last reply by JCW Maine May 8. 18 Replies

I am curious how members view the phenomenon of spontaneous asemics and if they ever experience something like I did this afternoon. I was tidying my workspace and while lifting a pile of paper I detected marks of ink that got stuck to the plastic…Continue

The Martha Stuart School of Asemic Wallpaper - Start Your Career Today! - Special Discount for Prisoners

Started by De Villo Sloan. Last reply by Francis Lammé Dec 9, 2020. 166 Replies

The Martha Stuart School of Asemic WallpaperFounder:Martha StuartAdministration:Katerina Nikoltsou, Dean of AsemicsDiane Keys, Minister of Propaganda, Student AmbassadorSnooker the Amazing Mail-art Dog, Dean of MenDavid Stafford, Dean of WomenDe…Continue

font creator program

Started by Mail Art Martha. Last reply by Francis Lammé Aug 24, 2020. 2 Replies

Hi I am new here because by chance I saw your question. I have used Fontographer to create my own fonts from drawings and it is easy and free. It will work with W7, I think. You need a painting /graphic program to create tiny drawings of each…Continue

Definition of Asemic Writing - Adapted from Wikipedia

Started by De Villo Sloan. Last reply by david-baptiste chirot Feb 18, 2019. 12 Replies

Adapted from Wikipedia Asemic writing is a wordless open semantic form of writing. The word asemic means “having no specific semantic content.” With the nonspecificity of asemic writing there comes a vacuum of meaning which is left for the reader to…Continue

The Push and Pull of Graffiti

Started by Sharon Silverman Apr 3, 2018. 0 Replies

I am always fascinated by the art that develops when the Graffiti Artist tags a blank space and the person who hates Graffiti covers it up ...Tag - Cover-up , Tag - Cover-up etc...Continue

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Comment by Jeanette Geissler on May 13, 2021 at 9:16pm

Asemic Experiments - Variation 1

Comment by Jeanette Geissler on May 13, 2021 at 9:15pm

Asemic Experiments - Variation 2

Comment by De Villo Sloan on May 13, 2021 at 4:21am

Received via snail mail & documented at Asemic Front 2: FAB asemic calligraphy by Francis Lamme (Amersfoort, Switzerland). Many thx! dvs

Comment by Carien van Hest on April 26, 2021 at 6:37pm

Two pages from my asemic journal.

Comment by Ficus strangulensis on April 25, 2021 at 11:36pm

tiny notecard by Rita J. McNamara noted today as I was responding to her mailart. Fike 25 April '21

Comment by Ifé Niklaus on April 20, 2021 at 6:24pm


Comment by Carien van Hest on April 20, 2021 at 4:35pm

Asemic postcard from Jan Hodgman, saying: it says exactly what you want it to say!

Right! Thank you, Jan.

Comment by i'm a superhero on April 16, 2021 at 2:47pm
Mail Art Martha, if you have access to Adobe Creative cloud, this image was made in about 2 minutes using very elementary functions in Adobe Illustrator. I still don't touch Photoshop ever and instead prefer Gimp, but Illustrator is a really cool program!
Comment by Mail Art Martha on April 16, 2021 at 2:03pm

Neither does asemic, I am afraid, but I ahve a go at everything and that is the goodness of mail art.

Comment by Mail Art Martha on April 16, 2021 at 2:01pm

I should Mel Annie  and I will!

Porkenigma that is great! Obviously, graphic art is your thing, that is where you shine. I wish I could think of doing something like that. I have a tendency to add a figure. I am a figurative artist and abstracts do not come easily to me.


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