We love those postal additions!

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We love those  postal additions!

Some times mail art gets lost in the mail, and other times the mail company is so kind to add something to our mail art. Dynamic art, I love that!

In this group you can post the postal additions to the mail art that you´ve sent or received. Additions by the mail companies which made you smile, touched you or whatever. Additions which are, in fact, part of the Mail Art!

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Latest Activity: Dec 6, 2020

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,,Dynamic art "...

Started by Mariana Serban Aug 15, 2014. 0 Replies

Ilove your idea , Heleen !!Ihave some good pieces too !Continue

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Comment by Mikel Untzilla on December 6, 2020 at 9:43pm

Comment by Mikel Untzilla on November 24, 2020 at 10:10pm

Comment by Mikel Untzilla on November 3, 2020 at 11:01pm

Comment by Alan Brignull on November 3, 2020 at 1:14pm

Does the rubber band count as a 'postal addition'? Thanks, Debora, the letter seems to be still there.

Comment by Heleen de Vaan on July 30, 2020 at 2:04am

And an other extra bar code, this time over the address and not so easily removable.. And in exchange, the Post tore off a little part of the artistamp..

Thank you, Cascadia Artpost for this very interesting mail!

Comment by FinnBadger on July 30, 2020 at 2:02am

@Heleen - the black barcode looks like it was applied here in the US. I have no idea if any postal services can read the codes from another country. Glad the added one could be easily removed, just like the USPS ones.

Comment by Heleen de Vaan on July 30, 2020 at 1:57am

Even though the address is correct and there is already an other bar code, PostNL often likes to add an other bar code. Over the stamps, this time...

I was very relieved when I found out that the code was easily removable!

Thank you, FinnBadger, for sending this great mail!

Comment by Alan Brignull on July 19, 2020 at 9:19am

The latest example of Cancel Culture —  there's something particularly brutal about this postal addition

Comment by FinnBadger on April 13, 2020 at 10:26pm

A business letter that was returned from Lithuania

Comment by Alan Brignull on February 17, 2020 at 9:19pm

This just arrived from Jean-Charles Boilevin,  possibly the first mail I've received marked 'A TAXER' (the international version of 'postage due') because he hasn't used any valid stamps. Or is it part of the design? Luckily I didn't have to pay to receive it.

 

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