Large board mail art post from Dean, with an emphasis on the history of Toulouse...
"Ne pas enlever cette étiquette." I would NEVER!!!
The reverse side has an aerial view of some of the monastic communities' buildings in Toulouse named after Saint Saturnin (I think), and a split image of the saint himself. Saint Saturnin…Continue
"Yummy Cabbage Cream Cheese Cake…."
As far as I can tell, the recipe goes something like this:
1 can apple pie filling
1 box Jiffy White Cake Mix
1 cup chopped pecans
Mix all ingredients together. Stir with a wooden spoon 1,322 rotations. Caution! [May cause bursitis.] Bake for…Continue
Added by Thom Courcelle on February 26, 2016 at 9:47pm — No Comments
Lucky me, I got a fatty envelope from Amy Irwen… with all kinds of goodies inside ripe for use on future mail art...
Included were two of Amy's sewn-on-board ATCs, both texturally and visually amazing On the left, "Window Series #21" and on the right "Storm Warning."…Continue
Added by Thom Courcelle on February 26, 2016 at 9:31pm — No Comments
One of the saddest and MOST EMBARRASSING things that happened during my move in 2014 from the west coast US to the east coast US was the loss of a special DKult Trashpo mailing that was sent from MailArt Martha. She had taken such care with the package and REALLY SCORED A 10-POINT EXECUTION with this piece. I laughed and laughed when I originally received it and was amazed at the brilliant creativity of it...
…AND THEN I LOST IT IN THE HECTIC PROCESS…Continue
What's black and white and read all over? Mail Art in my postbox from Carina Granlund!
Whoa… Finland postage stamps are fun!
Is that a trick question?…Continue
Ever had one of those humbling "trying-to-keep-up-with-the-Joneses" days with the mail art you receive? Well, David is always keeping me on my toes and upping the ante on how to be hilarious...
Not only great mail art… but prolific, too!!…Continue
Dean must've been studying with the monks of Tibet, because his mail art is becoming very transcendent and mandala-like...
Wait… THAT guy doesn't look like a Tibetan monk!
Mérci, Monsieur Mailartiste…Continue
Received this large board mailing from Jude Weirmeir some time ago… It showcases the many talents of a creative genius. Musician, lyricist, artist, funny man, and riddle maker…Continue
Ugh. Sorry everyone…Spent literally whole day trying all method options to upload photos with only frustrating results. Culprit is very likely the pooptastic internet service here. Must now retire attempts for today to save my sanity. (shaking fist at the heavens):…Continue