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.

Members: 17
Latest Activity: Jul 20

Discussion Forum

Paper type and thickness for handmade postcards

Started by Tanushree V. Last reply by Guido Bondioli Jul 19. 8 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 Ilya Semenenko-Basin on May 11, 2021 at 8:49pm

Probably those things that I send in the mail are "Hand Made Postcards". I usually send my postcards (collages) in envelopes.

Comment by Mim Golub Scalin on May 8, 2021 at 7:06pm

Thanks for the invitation, Tyler. See you in the mail.

Comment by Tyler Hannigan on May 7, 2021 at 7:52pm

First PC Exchange:From Amy Candiotti

Comment by Tyler Hannigan on May 4, 2021 at 9:15pm

Welcome to Hand Made Postcard Exchange.

Send me one of your postcards and I'll gladly send one in return.

Tyler Hannigan

19 Nickell Rd.,

Ranchos de Taos,

New Mexico 87557,



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