Amy and I have been creating artwork for each other lately that incorporates little nits and scraps we've inluded or sent to one another in earlier mailings. Some yarn skein ends that she sent in a package were turned into a knit gift bag that I sent to her... and in the bag I included some scrap cloth ribbon ends, which she has brilliantly turned-around and sewn onto a fabric mail art piece I just got in the mail from her this weekend!…Continue
Wow--I feel blessed to have received this artwork from M. Nidham of the Sultinate of Oman...
After admiring this artist's work for some time on this site, what a joy to hold a sample in my hands. The ink writing from the hand of M. Nidham can be called nothing less than the markings of a master calligrapher. Mesmerizing and beautiful.
I took a second…Continue
Often Nancy sends me things in pairs. Maybe she thinks of additional treats she meant to send in the first envelope, so she sends a second. Or maybe she sends things separately so the weight doesn't coast her an arm and a leg to mail the stuff. I don't complain; it means more presents in my mailbox to open!
Mailing number one came in this envelope: