Doodle Collab Remix TLP (Tacky Little Pamphlet) by Rebecca Guyver & Diane Keys (Suffolk, UK & Elgin, Illinois, USA)

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Mail art collabs by IUOMA members Rebecca Guyver (Suffolk, UK) and Diane Keys (Elgin, Illinois, USA)

May 8, 2015 - In March, I first shared doodle collaborations by Rebecca Guyver and Diane Keys that have created such a sensation especially in the Trashpo/DKult community.

The doodles represent an exciting alliance of DKULTUK and DKult’s Elgin headquarters. Rebecca Guyver circulated the work diligently. Now I have received a batch of colorized doodles that provide an entirely new perspective on the originals. (Make sure to click the scans to see enlargements.)

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These came in a TLP (Tacky Little Pamphlet) that I disassembled in an effort to obtain better scans.

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This, to the best of my recollection, is Rebecca Guyver's first venture into the venerable TLP (Tacky Little Pamphlet) genre made famous and best-known today through the work of John M. Bennett (Ohio, USA) and allegedly invented by Wild Billy Haddock in the 1970s. I think the color is absolutely FAB! The original doodles appear to have been modified making this remix even more worthy of a close perusal.

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Rebecca Guyver also kindly included additional material in the mailing:

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And the reverse:

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Note that the work above is identified as scannerpo.

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I am thrilled to have received this update. Whether Rebecca Guyver is planning to visit the USA this summer and further advance the sail art movement is unknown at the moment. I do encourage you to stay current with her via her blog, which is emerging as one of the more thorough and comprehensive mail art blogs that is currently active:

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