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.

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Paper type and thickness for handmade postcards 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

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

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Comment by Tyler Hannigan on April 18, 2023 at 12:21am

"No Zen Left" Hand drawn Postcard by Coco Muchmore

And in return:

"Edna-ish #2" Hand drawn postcard by Ty Hannigan

Comment by Tyler Hannigan on April 14, 2023 at 11:09pm

"Crow" Linocut print postcard from Amy Candiotti

And in return "Curium #5" linocut print with added hnd coloring.

Comment by Tyler Hannigan on April 14, 2023 at 11:04pm

Watercolor Fun postcard from Lulu Flanagan

And in Return - "Petro #10" Linocut print with added hand coloring.

Comment by Tyler Hannigan on March 20, 2023 at 9:19pm

Thanks to Susan Gnaedinger for lovely tissue paper colored Postcard.

And in return Ty is sending postcard "Curium #6"

Comment by Tyler Hannigan on March 19, 2023 at 11:10pm

"I Found A Feather" postcard Thanks to Coco Muchmore

Return PC by Ty Hannigan - "Carium #4"

Comment by Tyler Hannigan on March 18, 2023 at 9:47pm

Scanned copy of my original 6 "2by2s" sent to Lulu Flanagan

Comment by Susan Gnaedinger on March 8, 2023 at 10:02pm

I really like the direction Tyler is going with his mail art.

Comment by Coco Muchmore on March 5, 2023 at 5:48pm

Hey! It's a double!! Thank-you so much, Tyler Hannigan! A reply is on the way!

Comment by awyn on February 28, 2023 at 5:12pm

Received from Tyler yesterday!

Thank you, Ty!  We still have way too much snow up here for the geese to be thinking of returning anytime soon!  :)

Comment by Daniel de Culla on February 21, 2023 at 10:06pm

In Freedom and Love


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