Surprise deluge of Maritime Mail art and more!

Here is a list of the people who I received wonderful mail art from on my return from Maine:

Dam Batai Graphitismes (France)

Rosa Gravino (Argentina)

James Wilkinson (UK)

Katerina Nikoltsu (Greece) X 4

Alexander Limarev (Siberia, Russia)

Artist In Seine (France/ UK) X 2

Robert Ridley-Shackleton (UK)

Richard Baudet (France)

M Nidham (Oman)

Tofu (San Francisco, CA, USA)

Dystatic (Canada)

Cinzia Farina (Italy)

Ryosuke Cohen Braincell 889 (Japan)

Maria José Silva – Mizé (Portugal)

Carmela Rizzuto (Sunnyvale, CA, USA)

Theresa Williams Blue Velvis (Ohio, USA)

Matham Primary (UK): Elaine Elliott (teacher)

Owen Bloss (11 yrs)

Connie Bensley (11 yrs)

Jack Macleod (10 yrs)

Leighton Morisey (10 yrs)

Cara (10 yrs) x 2

Italia (10 yrs)

Emily

Luca Robinson (10 yrs)

Daniel Westrop (11 yrs)

Lydia Fox (11 yrs)

Jessica Farr (11 yrs)

Sara Roberts (10 yrs)

 

Most of this haul is for the upcoming Maritime Mail Art, a show that I will hang tomorrow in Ipswich on the waterfront at the Theta Cafe in Ipswich (UK), just in time for the Maritime Ipswich event! http://ipswich-waterfront.co.uk/ipswich-maritime-festival-2014/ 

I think I have added two countries since the show on Cranberry Island, so have more than 20 contries represented.  Elaine Elliott, from Martham school in Norfolk, inspired a group of children who she took on a residential trip to Scarborough  This is the second time these students will have shown their mail art to the public in an exhibition I've hung! Huge thanks and congrats!

 

I won't have time to blog the individual pieces until they come down next week - for the moment you will need to be satisfied with a postage stamp view!  Many, many thanks!

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Comment by Dean aka Artist in Seine on August 14, 2014 at 9:24am

WOW what a haul.  You should go away more often!  Thanks for the blog & good luck with your show.

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on August 13, 2014 at 3:20pm

Thank you , Rebecca, for showing this collection.

Good to see that the altered Thess postcard arrived in time.

May you have a great successful exhibit!

Comment by Carmela Rizzuto on August 13, 2014 at 12:42am

Rebecca--thanks for letting us know that our mail art arrived for the Ipswich display. Look forward to seeing some pics. You are so thoughtful to document it all for us-- almost as good as being there. 

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