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Glue recipe

Started this discussion. Last reply by Linda Rogers Apr 16, 2019. 5 Replies

I know there has been discussions about glues and thought this recipe I got from professional decoupage artists might be useful to someone. It's been very humid in my parts and not much else has…Continue

 

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The Artful Writer left a comment for Terry Reid
"Thanks Terry, I have probably missed the opportunity but thanks for the invitation. Cheers"
Mar 13
Terry Reid left a comment for The Artful Writer
"Dear Artful Writer, I've been waiting for this opportunity to have something to say.Apologies if I’ve sent this invitation twice.  You and your friends are invited to mail in your responses.  Slip an asterisk (*) somewhere into…"
Mar 13
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Just for SQUARES!

There was a prompt from CreativeSprint to make something just using squares. I'd forgotten how I'd learned to love squares while teaching 2D design with Wucius Wong and Josef Albers Interaction of Color (years ago) I thought, Wow, there must be other Square lovers out there. Thanks to Katerina for the name idea. See More
Feb 22, 2021
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Mail received thanks Katerina- Momkat

"Happy to see it finally arrived in far, far away Oz! And thank you for the beautiful mail art, see the blog: Fine calligraphy from the Artful Writer in Australia"
Nov 19, 2020
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"Received mail today thanks Mary Grellner and B. Blennerhassett"
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Outgoing found poem

This must be my favorite thing to do at the moment.-Blackout poetry.See More
Sep 15, 2020
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Aug 3, 2020
The Artful Writer commented on Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat)'s blog post BLOG JAM: 1 July mail art delivery
"Quite a stash"
Jul 3, 2020
The Artful Writer commented on The Artful Writer's blog post Outgoing art scratchies
"The Spirograph set I've been playing with. I think I found it in an op shop for a few coins and put it in my stash. We had a set when I was a kid too but in a family of six it didn't get often. It came with a little book that explain the…"
Jun 27, 2020
The Artful Writer commented on The Artful Writer's blog post Outgoing art scratchies
"Yes, I've had a few gears for years in my junk and I thought I'd have a bit of a play with them."
Jun 26, 2020
Bradford commented on The Artful Writer's blog post Outgoing art scratchies
"We had a Spirograph (where is it now?)  I liked it, but my brother was more interested in football than art so it was essentially mine."
Jun 26, 2020
Heather Wilkie (paganfrog) commented on The Artful Writer's blog post Outgoing art scratchies
"wow, i was actually considering making some mail art after finding my spirograph stuff in a drawer the other day."
Jun 26, 2020

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Mail-Artist since:
New (Dec 2018)
My Website (without http://):
http://artfulwriter.wordpress.com/
Why I am involved in Mail-Art:
I am have always been involved in art and more recently calligraphy. I would like to get involved in mail art as incentive to practice and just to have fun. I have also been a penpal to people around the world in places such as Israel, Iran, Syria, UK, Germany, Japan and elsewhere for much of my life. There's no real replacement for getting handwritten mail.

PLEASE NOTE: I post photos of my calligraphy envelopes so let me know if you don't want your address publish.
My Mail-Adress (snail and/or E-mail)
Mail to my address would be very welcome.
PO Box 911
Nambour 4560
QLD Australia

Email:theartfulwriter-contact@yahoo.com

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Outgoing found poem

Posted on September 15, 2020 at 11:30pm 0 Comments

This must be my favorite thing to do at the moment.-Blackout poetry.

Outgoing art scratchies

Posted on June 26, 2020 at 10:30am 7 Comments

Mail flowing again and interesting as always

Posted on June 25, 2020 at 12:00am 0 Comments

I received mail this week from Beattie Blennerhassett, Adam Roussopoulos and Chris Anderson-Thank you…





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More well overdue mail.

Posted on May 28, 2020 at 7:51am 1 Comment

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At 1:02pm on September 6, 2021, Terry Reid said…

Dear Artful Writer, I've been waiting for this opportunity to have something to say.
Apologies if I’ve sent this invitation twice.  You and your friends are invited to mail in your responses.  Slip an asterisk (*) somewhere into the return address.  Best to you from Terry Re*id 

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At 12:41am on December 15, 2019, claire humphrys-hunt said…

I wanted to send you my latest and send you a message but your comment list has been refined!,, 

At 12:33am on December 15, 2019, claire humphrys-hunt said…

At 12:32am on December 15, 2019, claire humphrys-hunt said…

At 5:02pm on June 27, 2019, Cherub Ayers said…

Sending mail art your way today!!!

At 5:47pm on May 25, 2019, Mark Rossmiller said…

If you would like this made into a rubber stamp, let me know and I will help you.

At 2:23am on April 19, 2019, Maria Consuelo Guacuto Blanco said…

I invite you to my project YOUR CITY.  Nuevo%20Provecto%20ARTE%20CORREO.docx
I would like you to participate.

Regards

Maria Guacuto

At 12:42am on April 8, 2019, Maria Consuelo Guacuto Blanco said…

I invite you to my project YOUR CITY.Nuevo%20Provecto%20ARTE%20CORREO.docx
I count on your participation

Regards

Maria Consuelo Guacuto

At 6:45am on January 31, 2019, Terry Reid said…
Not joking.  Doing.
Hope you and our northern marsupial friends are well despite the blaring heat.  Or is that just here?
At 5:36am on January 31, 2019, Terry Reid said…

Actively think about this and that and about Mail.

Sometimes do this or that and occasionally do do Mail. 

 
 
 

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