I was turned on to Dali and Max Ernst in my 20s and that was it for me. Ever since, I’ve been a committed Surrealism fan and Surrealist artist. Though Surrealism covers a wide range of media, tones and styles, it has an unmistakable vibe for those who resonate with it. Dark, playful, wise, sad, mystifying, transcendent or heartbreakingly beautiful, Surrealism taps into…See More
This group is for mail artists in the northwest corner of the U.S. and British Columbia. Exchange mail art with your region's artists and maybe meet in person. We are planning quarterly meetings in the Seattle area where we will make mail art together and share what we are working on, as well as some favorite pieces we have received. We'll also share tips and techniques. Put a face to the name on the envelope!See More
"re: contacting senators about relief for the USPS --
senator klobuchar's office sent a general 'your message has been received' reply, but senator smith's office sent quite a nice response that directly addresses the…"
"Your right, prices in the US seem to be quite cheap. In Germany, too. I pay $ 1,19 for a "normal" letter (20 g). I was surprised to see how expensive for example Greek postage is, taking into account that I guess that most likely lot of…"
"so are you! here are the quickie postcards that will go out tomorrow in addition to what i already sent. the front image is a super old collage of mine that i had made into cards awhile back. they are reasonably all-purpose, haha. the governor of…"
Just found about this group from Barb Candiotti -- are you her sister or a relative? I like the idea of a Pacific NW mail artists group, and would love to attend a group meeting whenever it next becomes possible. I am also a big fan (and practitioner) of collage and surrealism. Please check out my photos and website if you care to. I'll send some mail art your way! :) - Melanie
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