Four of Nancy's collage pieces arrived in my mail this week - and I'm just gazing at them, loving them. The combination of torn fragments, the asemic marks - these are something special for me, Nancy. I'm fairly new to collage as a medium, as a form (compared to drawing and printmaking), but I've now been looking at enough to start to see what really excites me, and these do. Of the four, the one with the red circles is definitely my favouritist.
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In my local post office today, I asked when the next special issue stamps would be coming out. The next UK ones will feature James Bond, but they said they're wondering if - like the premier of the new film - the issue of stamps will be postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic (WHO officially changed to that status today). 'No Time To Die' should have been released in April, but it'll now come out in November - by which time all too many more people will actually have died from this! It…Continue
A double-sided collage sent off in an envelope made out of a sheet of acetate. The address side, the 'Coloured Gravure Lettercard' is scanned from one my grandfather' souvenirs of a holiday in Cornwall, I think from the 1950s, but it could have been 10 or 20 years earlier.…Continue