Jinny Pearce's Blog – April 2013 Archive (11)

From Indigo to Rider!

Rider got this delightful drawing this week from Mail Art Martha's little friend, Indigo, who is 6.

He was very excited about it and built a little home for his new friend. . .

It is hard to tell in the picture, but this is the front of a…

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Added by Jinny Pearce on April 28, 2013 at 7:29pm — 1 Comment

Warning: Conceptual Art and Children! From Valentine (Spoiler Alert)

Most intreguing! If you got one and didn't open it. . . Spoiler Alert!

OK-he came home from school with his face this dirty-this is the usual state of affairs, and I didn't have the heart to spoil the fun by subjecting him to the washcloth or even…

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Added by Jinny Pearce on April 28, 2013 at 7:23pm — 1 Comment

Art From: Ryosuke Cohen, Erni Ilis, Jon Foster and David Stafford

So..... This week Ryosuke Cohen sent this Rubber stamp sheet that just curls my toes! I want to frame it-because I am a rubber stamp freak from waaaay bac,.. . and also I have a horror vaccui, so this does me goooood-Thank you, Ryosuke!!!! …

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Added by Jinny Pearce on April 22, 2013 at 7:41am — 1 Comment

Valentine sends an Ali Baba's trove of wonders to a young mail artist. . .

Valentine told me a while ago he had sent a package, a mail art starter kit, to Rider, my seven year old and I have been biting my tongue trying to keep it secret! Well, it arrived on a beautiful day yesterday when we were all out working in the garden and the secret spilled out, wonder after wonders! …

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Added by Jinny Pearce on April 14, 2013 at 6:56pm — 1 Comment

From Taidgh Lynch, Dean Marks, Taras Tymkiv, Lubomyr Tymkiv and Manfred Heinze

Some amazing stuff arrived this week, but I haven't been able to document it until today- 

Just in time for the last class, (and library exhibit, we think) ,Taidgh's brilliant envelope arrived with a booklet letter on mail art-we've been given the go ahead to quote him in the exhibition catalogue, whatever form that might take! So-behold!…

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Added by Jinny Pearce on April 14, 2013 at 8:30am — 6 Comments

From Guido Vermeulen

Lovely, lovely-a dark inky tower painting  from Guido Vermeulen-(Guido-I live Ink).

Inside a collage postcard called "Le Miroir" #85/100, signed by Guido and a call for art called "Birthday Mania"

Thank you, so much Guido! Some kids…

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Added by Jinny Pearce on April 4, 2013 at 7:42pm — 1 Comment

From Pedro Bericat-Mute Sound Box

This delicious piece arrived from Pedro Bericat a couple days ago-it feels so great-a fetishy treat. It says "Mute Sound" on it, and includes a call for sound clips-I think I have something to send you, Pedro!

Thank you, Pedro! I'll get some sound off to…

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Added by Jinny Pearce on April 4, 2013 at 7:33pm — No Comments

From Susan McAllister

Hey! A very nearby mail art connection I did not know about-from blocks away! Hi, Susan! What is the secret language this lady absorbs and utters. . . should I recognise them as keys?

Thank you, Susan! I'll be seeing you around-wanna come to the exhibit at…

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Added by Jinny Pearce on April 4, 2013 at 7:25pm — 2 Comments

A Performance/Poem from Simon Warren

This intreguing series of packets, sewn shut, arrived over the course of a few days. There are five of them-so far? I think this is the complete series, so I am uploading it now, but if not, I'll put the rest up later. I wondered at first if I actually ought to cut them open (the sewing seemed integral maybe. . . I don't know. . .)

There were the first four-the #2 in…

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Added by Jinny Pearce on April 4, 2013 at 7:19pm — No Comments

W. C. "Bill" Porter of Olathe Poste

Just unbelieveable what a glorious package we got from Bill at Olathe Poste! We are on Spring Break this week, so the kids haven't seen this yet, but are they in for a treat-a mail art care package of artistamps in a envelope just covered with fascinating marks of all stripes-so much to show! I cannot wait to hand these out like Halloween candy next Monday. I will pass them out with postcards and encourage mail art round two for some, round one for the last two classes. (Though my son is on…

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Added by Jinny Pearce on April 1, 2013 at 8:33am — No Comments

RODNI AND ANN L. BRAUNSCHWEIG

Two more lovely cards in for the chilluns! 

This first by Rodni, his "Heart Felt Ice Melt". My son particularly kiked this side with the sticker on it, being a sticker afficianado like many of his cohorts, so I will lead with that-but both sides are lovely. Turquoise and red are one of my favorite color combos, personally! Thank you, Rodni!…

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Added by Jinny Pearce on April 1, 2013 at 8:18am — No Comments

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