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.’

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: 38
Latest Activity: Nov 20

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Comment by Cascadia Artpost on June 8, 2020 at 10:09pm

Richard, Walmarth welcomes you into its clutch, and hopes that you take advantage of the many upcoming dumpster specials this summer. Also, remember if you visit Cascadia, that Walmarth Cascadia also has Trashpomobiles for your transportation needs.

Comment by Richard Canard on June 8, 2020 at 6:19pm

08.06.20 Dare Ms. Mail Art Martha  & Ms. Heide Monster, ....yes, a fine example.    ...alas, something fitting  to be labeled as "Mail Art".  Thanx for sharing. SinCelery,Richard Canard

Comment by Mail Art Martha on June 8, 2020 at 1:23pm

This had me laughing for a while!

Hide's sense of humour made her convert to a funny face the stamps on the card she sent me with only one crafty well placed line. And the US post office added wavy hair to it. 

Comment by Mail Art Martha on June 5, 2020 at 1:41pm

That is what I am doing every day. Haven't got inside the bottle yet; it is the bottle that gets inside me! Great drawing, thank you, Sabela.

And thank you also, Katerina. By her expression it seems that your masked lady is having fun too, while taking heed of good advice.

Comment by Sabela Baña on June 1, 2020 at 9:01am


Comment by Maria José Silva - Mizé on May 31, 2020 at 11:59pm

Boa noite Martha.

Ainda bem que gostou.

Obrigada. Sucesso


Comment by Mail Art Martha on May 31, 2020 at 8:02pm

Well well well, fancy that! I was right after all on the Terry Thomas thing. Pure fluke.

Comment by Michael Leigh on May 30, 2020 at 8:04am

Actually the "Ding Dong" chap is Terry Thomas although Leslie Philips might have ripped him off in a film once. Sid James with a pipe from some film - probably "Carry ON Up The Walmarth"!

Comment by Mail Art Martha on May 30, 2020 at 6:34am

This is a tiny card from Theo Nelson that was sent to me by Carol Stetser.   Perhaps Bertie Wooster's Aunt Agatha, the one that killed rats with her teeth?

Comment by Mail Art Martha on May 29, 2020 at 11:07am

I meant Leslie Phillips. I said I am rubbish, din'I?

and yes the other is Sir James. I think the prize should go to Alan!


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