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Inspiration Card Deck Swap

Inspiration Card Deck Swap

The Inspiration Card Deck is off in the mail to Jess Brogan.  The process took longer than I thought even though I initially followed Karen’s advice and underpainted the whole deck at once. I used matte spray paint from the can and laid everything outside on newpaper and gave them a good hit of the […]

Thanks to Karen....Go Fly A Kite

Thanks to Karen….Go Fly A Kite

Thanks to Karen Isaacson and her huge creative energy which never ceases to amaze me, I am now participating in Daisy Yellow’s ICAD(index card a day) June and July fest and Karen’s new blog Mail Me Some Art mail swaps which you can find here… I made my first ICAD today, not so impressive, drawing […]

Swapping Posts Near and Far

Swapping Posts Near and Far

Hanna is having her wonderfulpostcard swap again this year.She is an organizational whizbecause setting this up takessome serious time and efforton her part. Please go visither site and see her fantasticcollage work and all thosefolks participating from nearand far. I missed last year andreally wanted toparticipate again.Here is what my lotlooks like… Recycled paper from my desk […]

Love Mail Love

Love Mail Love

Some fantastic mail has arrivedin the last few weeks and sinceI have been planning a mail artweekend, lots of making to do,thought I would share. The ever fantastic recycling artiste Jillwith her dyed/stitched paper bag post cards,fiber wall art wonderfulness to me. This petite and sumptuous beaded Valentine from Janso pretty with the tiny gold […]

Friendship Friday

Friendship Friday

This week has been full of wonderful mailsurprises from friends far and wideand I would like to sharethem with you. Stephanie and I decided on a little swap. This marvelous fabric and papercollage mini book and cookbookfor her hometown Singaporearrived on my doorstep this week.If you follow Steph’s blog you willalways see the wonderful foodshe shares […]

Connections and Wind

Connections and Wind

Almost time to mailout my post cards to placesaround the world.Thanks to Hanna Anderssonwho came up with this delightfulswap.  It has been a blast to do.     Some stitched, some not, but all have bits and pieces of my dad’s old engineering book. Pages about chains, my thoughts about connections. Soon to fly off […]