Hand Made Postcards

Hand Made Postcard Exchange.

Please no commercial postcards.

Categories / media - drawing, painting, watercolor, print making, mixed media, original photograph.

Mailed postcards have an advantage being postmarked they record the time and place where created.

Note: pastel, collage and embellishments do not travel well and may cause postal machinery damage/breakage.

My address is on the last comment page.

Members: 43
Latest Activity: 3 hours ago

Discussion Forum

Paper type and thickness for handmade postcards

Started by Tanushree V. Last reply by Gwendolynium Dec 10, 2021. 10 Replies

Does anyone have recommendations for paper types/thickness they use for handmade postcards? I've tried sending some in the mail, but suspect they need to be thicker (I'm using Strathmore printmaking…Continue

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Comment by Tyler Hannigan 3 hours ago

Thanks to Coco for this hand painted postcard on one year anniversary of our trading.

Comment by awyn on Wednesday

Two wonderful hand-sketched and painted postcards received from Susan Gnaedinger.

Comment by awyn on Wednesday

Beautiful handmade postcard received from from Gerda Osteneck (CANADA).

Comment by Daniel de Culla on Tuesday

Hello and a lot of Blessings¡

Comment by Coco Muchmore on Tuesday

Susan Gnaedinger also keeping the hand in handmade, odd shaped postcards!

Comment by Susan Gnaedinger on Tuesday

two postcards from coco. The second one is irregularly shaped ( the white area doesn't exist) and it made it through the mail just fine.

Comment by Susan Gnaedinger on June 26, 2022 at 2:18am

Pen and ink drawing by Tyler

Comment by Susan Gnaedinger on June 26, 2022 at 2:05am

Coco can sew. Received this collage from her.

Comment by awyn on June 19, 2022 at 2:54pm

Received a hand-painted postcard from Tyler.  Thank you, Ty!

Comment by Susan Gnaedinger on June 13, 2022 at 4:25pm

Oil pastel resist from Coco. She's working on a series.


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