David Stafford
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Mail Art Call
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I think I'm going to do a Mail Art Call but I'm not sure what the best way to announce it. What is the preferred protocol?Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by David Stafford Jul 14, 2014.

Best adhesive for collage
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A friend asks: What's the best adhesive for magazine collage that won't wrinkle the paper? I told him Spray Mount...anybody have any other suggestions?Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kosmo Vinyl Apr 9, 2017.

Collage Materials
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20 years ago I came upon a stash of Time Magazines circa 1952. These have followed me around long enough. If anyone wants them and is willing to pay the shipping I'll send them to a good home. (in…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Mim Golub Scalin Dec 13, 2011.

 

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David Stafford commented on borderlinegrafix's blog post David Stafford your post landed
"Gracias, BG. Godzilla the Tree Huggin' Dragon or as we call him around here: "The fiend that shakes the broccoli.""
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David Stafford commented on Maxima Strange's blog post Received from David Stafford
"I should add that Ms Strange is indirectly responsible for Godzilla's appearance as the Wood Dragon. Patti, my girlfriend, who makes these annual silkscreen, and I were inspired by Ms. Strange's post about the upcoming (now downgoing)…"
Feb 15
David Stafford commented on Maxima Strange's blog post Received from David Stafford
"Thar he blows....we call him The Fiend Who Shakes the Broccoli."
Feb 14
David Stafford commented on borderlinegrafix's blog post David Stafford your post landed
"Part of the Film Noir series I just made up. Thank you, BG."
Feb 2
David Stafford commented on Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat)'s blog post Mail Art x3 from David Stafford
"You're welcome and thanks for a wonderful blog."
Jan 23
David Stafford commented on borderlinegrafix's blog post David Stafford your post landed
"Gracias, BG."
Jan 13
David Stafford commented on Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat)'s blog post From David Stafford in New Mexico
"I think you're ready for the lightning round, Katerina. Fluxfish are making a big comeback in the southwest, by the way. You often see them massing for an attack."
Dec 31, 2023
David Stafford commented on Maxima Strange's blog post Received from David Stafford
"Thank you, Maxima."
Dec 23, 2023
David Stafford commented on William M's blog post Incoming: Zack and David Stafford
"Downey, by the by, is where Karen Carpenter as well as the Alvin Brothers (Dave and Phil) are from."
Dec 19, 2023
David Stafford commented on William M's blog post Incoming: Zack and David Stafford
"The postcard message is genuine and encapsulates all pcs written by kids at their mother's request. Good by.  David"
Dec 19, 2023
David Stafford commented on borderlinegrafix's blog post David Stafford your post landed
"Gracias, BG."
Dec 15, 2023
David Stafford commented on Maxima Strange's blog post Any Godzilla fans out there??
"No, I haven't seen it yet but it's now on my list. Good luck tomorrow."
Dec 4, 2023
David Stafford commented on Maxima Strange's blog post Any Godzilla fans out there??
"I've always had a soft spot for Godzilla. I'm in....where do I sign up?"
Dec 3, 2023
David Stafford commented on Carien van Hest's blog post All the way from Santa Fe
"Gracias, Carien."
Dec 3, 2023
David Stafford commented on William M's blog post Incoming: David Stafford and John Held Jr.
"Gracias, William."
Nov 29, 2023
David Stafford commented on Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat)'s blog post "Luster" postcard from David Stafford
"All our luster is produced in house not outhouse and is guaranteed to last for the life of the garment."
Nov 29, 2023

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Mail-Artist since:
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http://www.facebook.com/#!/profile.php?id=708157238
Why I am involved in Mail-Art:
Seemed like a good idea at the time....
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137 Alamo Drive
Santa Fe, NM 87501

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Posted on October 20, 2023 at 4:21am 2 Comments

I've missed a lot of things. This bubble and that. But when I received a post this afternoon from Aladdin Seine I knew the jig was up. Here's the story. Not more than a fortnight ago I received a post from Susan W which included the postcard you see on the left above. Above that is her inscription on the back (which I will generously…

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Mr. Postman

Posted on March 17, 2023 at 4:08pm 2 Comments

Mr. Postman. A picture from the Library of Congress of a Vermont mail sorter.

It has come to my attention…

Posted on April 17, 2022 at 4:09pm 3 Comments

I have this weird digital preview thing the Post Office sends out (I guess everyone has it now) that tells you what mail is arriving that day. In the past month I've gotten previews of mail art that never made it into the physical realm. I know I've missed mail from Henry Denander and Bonnie Diva but there may have been others in this…

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Omens and Portents

Posted on February 28, 2022 at 10:54pm 8 Comments

Ed Giecek made me some stickers (see lower right) that were made for a moments like this. After I tumped a bottle of Higgins Black Ink over my drafting table the massive spill resolved itself into a raven! I am still left wondering whether this is an omen or a portent however. Either way, it's definitely not the worst thing to fly off this…

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At 4:00pm on August 10, 2023, Carien van Hest said…

Thank you for the citrus chair!! My life is complete.

At 4:34pm on August 8, 2023, Carien van Hest said…

That watermelon was very clever, David!

At 9:53am on May 22, 2023, Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) said…

At 2:54pm on May 22, 2022, Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) said…

and thank you for sending this daisy column!

At 2:52pm on May 22, 2022, Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) said…

once a year at this time :-)

At 1:38pm on May 22, 2021, Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY, DAVID!

At 12:36am on May 9, 2021, Michelangelo Mayo said…

I get my gummed paper from: https://www.coasttocoastlabel.com/category/dry-gum.html

Try contacting them for stock.

At 4:32pm on March 24, 2021, Ifé Niklaus said…

WOW!!!! WHAT A GREAT SURPRISE IN MY MAIL BOX !!!!! THANK YOU DAVID !!!!

SEE YOU IN THE MAIL !!!!!

At 4:32pm on March 24, 2021, Ifé Niklaus said…

At 10:08am on March 1, 2021, Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) said…

Mellow Yellow Columns arrived, David,

they are enchanting :-)

see the blog:

 
 
 

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