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Talk by John Held

Started Feb 11, 2020 0 Replies

Just a reminder in case any of you missed it. As part of the CURIOUS THINGS exhibition now on at Special Collections, MMU in Manchester. John Held is parachuting in as he returns to  USA via his…Continue

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Merry Crimble !

Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Leigh Dec 23, 2011. 4 Replies

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Michael Leigh commented on Michael Leigh's group DALL.E 2 (Formerly Craiyon and Dall.E Mini )
"Welcome ThomasB - Thanks for joining us.  Yes, not a great deal of interest in AI  here on IUOMA  it has to be said!   Even the members of this group seem bored with it now after an initial flurry of activity?  Anyway,…"
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Michael Leigh commented on Mail Art Martha's group Smiles & Smirks
"In that case I shalll be buyin g my stamps in the normal way - in dribs and drabs when I feel flush!  "
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ThomasB commented on Michael Leigh's group DALL.E 2 (Formerly Craiyon and Dall.E Mini )
"Hi everyone, so glad to have found the group as most people panic at anything that has to do with AI, as a professional artist I find it absolutely intriguing as to the possibilities of what lies into the future for us all, let's embrace this…"
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DALL.E 2 (Formerly Craiyon and Dall.E Mini )

Just a space to put your DALL.E and Craiyon concoctions.See More
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Michael Leigh commented on Mail Art Martha's group Smiles & Smirks
"Hope you got a discount?  "
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Michael Leigh commented on Michael Leigh's group Mail Art UK
"At least the internal mail seems to be functioning!   Well done Kevin!"
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Michael Leigh commented on Mail Art Martha's group Smiles & Smirks
"Mr.Martha  hope the the contents were what your ordered!"
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Mail Art Martha commented on Michael Leigh's group Mail Art UK
"Yesterday I ordered International postage stamps from the Post office website. They arrived today and as I was busy Kevin my postman signed the packet for me! How is that for service?"
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Michael Leigh commented on Michael Leigh's blog post Year Of The Bunny
"Thanks Katerina - all the best for the New Year!"
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Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) commented on Michael Leigh's blog post Year Of The Bunny
"Happy Year 2023 to you, Michael!"
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Year Of The Bunny

Two new postcards using the excellent portrait stamp that the very generous Adam Roussopoulos sent me recently. What fun!See More
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Michael Leigh commented on Michael Leigh's group Mail Art UK
"Still getting Xmas cards and parcels delayed since December!  What is the Royal Mail Network?  Dont hold out much hope whilst these strikes are ongoing!"
Jan 20
Mail Art Martha commented on Michael Leigh's group Mail Art UK
"IMPORTANT! from the PO. January 19 From today, customers sending letters to all international destinations can start sending mail into the Royal Mail network again."
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Michael Leigh commented on Michael Leigh's group DALL.E 2 (Formerly Craiyon and Dall.E Mini )
"Merry Crimble!"
Dec 20, 2022
Michael Leigh commented on Mail Art Martha's group Smiles & Smirks
"Blimey!  That was the very same day I said "Oh MY!"  when I saw the postman slip on some wet leaves just outside our house!"
Dec 14, 2022

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Mail-Artist since:
1967
My Website (without http://):
http://a1mailart.blogspot.com/
Why I am involved in Mail-Art:
How else would I get to meet so many fascinating people? I enjoy getting postcards, envelopes, projects, objects, etc. through the letter flap. I have met some very nice people over the years through the mail including my dear wife.
My Mail-Adress (snail and/or E-mail)
wastedpapiers@yahoo.co.uk

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Year Of The Bunny

Posted on January 23, 2023 at 8:00pm 2 Comments

Two new postcards using the excellent portrait stamp that the very generous Adam Roussopoulos sent me recently. What…
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Autumnal Collages

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The Arses Of England

Posted on September 23, 2022 at 8:02pm 0 Comments

High on my list of arses today are Quazi Quateng , Liz Truss, in fact all of the Tory party.

Postcard from the 90's ( or was it late 80's?)  in a series commissioned by Boomerang cards who used to supply cinema foyers and student unions around the country with free cards.  Other cards in the "Beautiful Britain "  series were "The Arses Of…

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At 1:46pm on April 5, 2022, Carien van Hest said…

"Did my sandpaper ever arrive?"

At 11:09am on March 17, 2022, Carien van Hest said…

Did my sandpaper ever arrive?

At 1:00am on August 19, 2021, P. M. Wilson said…

Hi Michael,  I'd like to send you some mail (whether it is mail ART or not is up to you! ... ha!)  Don't see your mailing address on your profile.  Have sent you a request to be a friend also.  Thanks!

At 6:58pm on January 7, 2021, Richard Canard said…

07.01.21 Dare Mister Michael Leigh, ..."How do you highlight someone's name in red with a link?"----You must be one of those from  the olden times--- the snail mail people---whatta you call  em ---"Mail Artists" from the twentieth century. Hang in there & Good Luck, SinCelery, Richard Canard

At 10:05pm on December 12, 2020, Mel Anie said…

Hi Michael, I contacted the Special Collections department about it recently - but they are not open so I haven't 'seen' any of it yet. Another online avenue of exploration for me to follow up at the moment - I am stumbling along. I am very intrigued by the history and development of mail art. I didn't really know anything about it until I stumbled into it as a result of these lockdowns. It's one of those, 'curious things'. 

At 12:51pm on November 16, 2020, Mail Art Martha said…
The emails were empty appart from a link. Also they say to come from Yahoo but the wastedpapiers address said 'damimas.com' All very strange.
I do not want to write to your Yahoo address in case it is compromised.
At 12:43pm on November 16, 2020, Mail Art Martha said…
Michael Good morning.
John has received two strange emails apparently from you . Their Yahoo adresses are wastedpapierscand wastedpapiersv
Did you send them? This is also strange as you and I have been recently communicating via Protonmail which is very safe. It is free with no ads. I do not use Yahoo anymore it drove me crazy with ads.
I hope your email has not been hacked
At 4:57pm on May 10, 2020, Mark Rossmiller, Ph.D. said…

At 3:01pm on April 30, 2020, Mail Art Martha said…

I love that orange dog!

I am also enjoying self isolation, we are taking it very seriously and started a week before the official date.

But I still have that I-cannot-cope-feeling. To think that some of my non-mail artists friends are bored. What is that?  Do you know?

This is for you, from Retailia with love.

At 5:06pm on January 12, 2020, Petrolpetal said…

Please send me your postal address.

 
 
 

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