Wednesday, February 19, 2020

José Zinerman Nogueira, São Paulo, BRAZIL

Many Thanks to artist José Zinerman Nogueira for this mailart package - a true artful delight to complete the day.
More from José at: Zinerman_Nogueira

Postcards # 1434 (A)&(B) signed and returned  . . Merci!










Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Ruggero Maggi, Milano, ITALY

Many Thanks Ruggero

Ruggero Maggi is an artist from Milan, Italy. He graduated in graphic design and interior design, but since then he was involved in visual art, mail art, visual poetry, copy art, laser art, x-ray art... He is always open for an artistic experiment, using basic materials and combine them with neon, holography and lasers. In 1979 he organized the first Mail Art show in Milan and the following year he did his first Mail Art project “Amazonic Trip”.

Dame Shirley Bassey, Monte Carlo, MONACO

Many Thanks to Dame Shirley Bassey
Postcard # 1438 is signed and returns to the Portrait Palace




Friday, February 14, 2020

Brian Green, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

Postcard # 1458 from artist, writer, filmmaker Brian Green.
Many Thanks to Brian for signing and return these portraits.
Here he is on return from ship HMCS Winnipeg

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Kevin Gillen, Kent, ENGLAND

Many Thanks Kevin


And check out Kevin and James mail art call: Post Ray Johnson



David Reibman, New York, New York, USA

Postcard # 1457 arrives from David in New York
Check out David's photography at: THE DAVID IMAGE




John Gayer, Helsinki, FINLAND

Ink, electrical tape, ink jet print
More from John at: John Gayer



Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Anne Burkhardt / Abigail Alligator, Saanichton, British Columbia, CANADA

Many Thanks to Anne for the return of postcard # 1387 in the mail out portrait series.



Wednesday, January 15, 2020

ATC Special Portrait Stamp Edition Page 95


Many Thanks to All who contributed their Artist Trading Card Portraits: 
Bill Porter – USA, Aristide 3108 – FRANCE, Diane Bertrand – CANADA, Jurgen Olbrich – GERMANY, Dale Roberts – CANADA, Steven Renald - CANADA

Katherine McLean – CANADA, Cinzia Farina – ITALY, I.G.H./Private World – USA, Ed Giecek – USA, Angela Behrendt – GERMANY, Roberto Formigoni - ITALY

Donna Stroud – USA, Piet Franzen - The NETHERLANDS, Serse Luigetti – ITALY, Susan Gold – CANADA, Joan Desmond – USA, Mailarta - CANADA

Andreas Niederau-Kaiser – GERMANY, Guido Azzalin – ITALY, Eberhard Janke – GERMANY, Kerosene – CANADA, Snappy – CANADA, David Berube - USA

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Allan Revich, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

Postcard # 1431 is signed and returned for the Palace . . and yes "The Fork is With Me"
Check out Allan on : Saatchi Art



Friday, January 10, 2020

Crackerjack Kid, Chuck Welch, Hancock, New Hampshire, USA

Many Thanks to Crackerjack for this latest portrait stamp addition to the collection.
Check out more at: CHUCK WELCH


Saturday, December 28, 2019

Allison Ward, Victoria, British Columbia, USA

Many Thanks to singer Allison Ward for the return of postcard # 1411 
More about Allison at: Allison Ward Soprano
 

Joe Gulla, New York, New York, USA

Many Thanks to Actor and Playwright Joe Gulla for signing and mailing this self portrait for the Portrait Palace.
Check out more from Joe at his site: Joe Gulla

Friday, December 13, 2019

Page 94 of the Series of Mail Art Portraits

Page 94 . . Many Thanks to all involved:
Thanks to: Jeremy Loveday — CANADA, Ula Hellebrand — POLAND, The Sticker Dude — USA, Dame Judi Dench — ENGLAND, Richard Motchman — CANADA, Greg Malone —CANADA

I.G.H./Private World — USA, Emilio Carrasco Medina — MEXICO, Pat Martin Bates — CANADA, Joan Desmond — USA, Dobrica Kamperelic — SERBIA, Claudia Stroe — ROMANIA

Piet Franzen — Netherlands, Jeremy Dutcher — CANADA, Pamela Madoff — CANADA, Dawn Redwood — ENGLAND, Eddie Nero, Eugene — USA, David Schulze — USA

Amelia McCarten — AUSTRALIA, Sarah Beard — AUSTRALIA, Tal Thompson — CANADA, Cinzia Farina — ITALY, Joe Average — CANADA, Dame Mailarta — CANADA

Cinzia Farina, Enna, ITALY

Many Thanks to Cinzia for this fantastic portrait package that arrived today including 12 Portrait ATC's . . 
More about Cinzia at: Cinzia Farina




Thursday, December 12, 2019

Joe Average, Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA

Many Thanks to the artist : Joe Average for this amazing portrait postcard. ( with a Joe Average postage stamp too!!!) Thanks Joe . . really appreciate it. All the best from the Isle.


Friday, November 29, 2019

Amelia McCarten and Sarah Beard, New South Wales, AUSTRALIA

Many Thanks to IMAX Victoria and the team of Amelia McCarten and Sarah Beard for their visit to Victoria for the special event with Q & A for the upcoming release of their film: "Sea Lions = Life by a Whisper"

Sarah, Dale and Amelia

Thursday, November 21, 2019

Pamela Madoff, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

Many Thanks to Pam for this signing . . I often hold onto things at the studio and this brochure from the city election finally shifted from my desk of "to-do" . . into the realm of "lets see what is possible . . " The magic of mailart is a reply that brings a smile and fond memories . . the music of CorressponDances . . See you in the mail!, with Love and Laughter always, DM

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Piet Franzen, Leiden, The Netherlands


A signature portrait collage arrives from Piet . . Reaction coming your way soon.



Claudia Stroe, Bucharest, ROMANIA


Many Thanks to Claudia . .for her felted self portrait 
Check out her art at: Clod Creations