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Smiles & Smirks

Art with a measure of humour is required by Walmarth Corporation for its chain of supermarkets, located in the Queendom of Retailia and in Cascadia Artpost. Through this collaboration Cascadia Artpost and Mail Art Martha are continuing to give impulse to Trashpo, the artistic vision of Diane Keys.

‘Walmarth Corporation is an entertaining and witty parody of corporate, consumer culture. Cascadia Artpost’s painstaking realization of Mail Art Martha’s ideas through detailed, special effects style models makes Walmarth Corporation one of the crowning achievements of Trashpo in the half-decade that it has been producing a large quantity of art.’
https://minxuslynxus2.wordpress.com/2015/07/30/minxus-mail-bag-walmarth-advertising-supplement-by-cascadia-artpost-olympia-washington-usa-with-mail-art-martha-beckenham-uk/

In addition to Trashpo the Corporation has now expanded to include political satire, parody, comics, caricature and witty playfulness.
Your contribution is needed to fill the shelves.

Location: The Queendom of Retailia
Members: 40
Latest Activity: yesterday

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Comment by Mail Art Martha on May 2, 2020 at 4:25pm

Nancy! What a Zensational piece full of quiet contentment. Yes it is ideal for Walmarth, small contented Buddha-like smiles are flying of the shelves. Just like the raw material in your picture did recently.

Comment by Michael Leigh on May 2, 2020 at 2:39pm

You can also wear it as a hat!

Comment by Michael Leigh on May 2, 2020 at 2:38pm

Here's my new friend made from junk and papier mache.

Comment by Nancy Bell Scott on May 2, 2020 at 1:55pm

Hope the Walmarth supermarket chain sells this stuff:

Comment by Mail Art Martha on May 2, 2020 at 1:49pm

Yes! Great to see Hemi. Pertinent comment on our situatiion and beutifully and ironically stated from him. Thank you Hemi. And Michael, i would love a photo of that great dog of yours. Please?

Comment by Michael Leigh on May 2, 2020 at 12:59pm

Nice to see you here Henning!   All the best #staysafe   Michael

Comment by Henning Mittendorf on May 2, 2020 at 11:28am

Greetings from "Bankfurt" wishing good Health! HeMi

Comment by Mail Art Martha on May 2, 2020 at 10:25am

Thank you Alan that is truly funny. I got your snail mail as well.

Comment by Alan Brignull on May 2, 2020 at 9:32am

No picture, but I had to smile when I found a channel on YouTube devoted to eighteenth century recipes had been deluged with politically charged complaints about a dessert recipe. I investigated and found it was for orange fool.

Comment by Nancy Bell Scott on April 30, 2020 at 1:22am

Big believer in such shreds here. Request going out tomorrow, thank you  to Jack and to Martha ---

 
 
 

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