Sunday, November 25, 2018

Jonathan Dylan, (Living Ken Doll) Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA

Many Thanks to "Jonny ken Doll" for these portraits which will now join the Ken Doll Wall at Studio  J . . Jonathan is also a music artist: Check out his latest song "Find Myself"



Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Mike Dyar, San Francisco, California, USA

"Self Portrait as a death poem with ray gun"
"I see myself as a grid of patterns of which I am unaware"
Many Thanks to Mike for this assemblage portrait that arrived today . . (even with our Canada Post strike  . . ) . . The postal clerk at the post office was intrigued by the box . .  I liked the notice in my mail box that had handwritten note informing me that there was a package for "Mystic Art Mailarta's Portrait Palace"


Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Jack Boomer, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

Thanks Jack!
Postcard # 1339 now joins the project. Much appreciated.
Jack is the Director of the Arbutus Singers here in Victoria . . check them out: Arbutus Singers

Stephen Hammond, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA


Many Thanks to Stephen for the return of Portrait Postcard #1340
More about Stephen and his work at: Stephen Hammond



Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Minnie Churchill, Grand Falls-Windsor, Newfoundland, CANADA

Postcard # 1332 arrives today from my Aunt Minnie in Newfoundland. Delighted to have her as the oldest correspondent in my collection . . at age 105 years what a great addition to the project.




Monday, November 5, 2018

Darlene Altschul, Chatsworth, California, USA


Darlene and Lupita
Check out her web page at: DKA Post 
Thanks to Darlene for this wonderful mail art surprise in my mailbox . . Loving the artistamp portrait series . .   Love from Canada . . (mail package already underway for you.)











Monday, October 29, 2018

Sunday, October 28, 2018

Ian Rankin, Edinburgh, SCOTLAND

Thanks to Munro's Book Store for the opportunity to meet author Ian Rankin today in Victoria.


More from Ian at his site: Ian Rankin
Chatting with Ian
(photo: Jessica Walker)


Thursday, October 4, 2018

Portrait Documentation Page 79



Thanks to everyone in this edition:

Elena Stepanenko — CANADA, Arpad Šalamon — SLOVENIA, Heda Vidmar-Šalamon — SLOVENIA, Serse Luigetti — ITALY, Susanne Schumacher — GERMANY, Lynda Pitt-Brooke — CANADA, Karen Alekyan — ARMENIA, Xavier Toscano — USA, Kent Monkman — CANADA, Guido Bondioli — USA, Lars Schumacher — GERMANY, Gerda Osteneck — CANADA
I.G.H. / Private World — USA, Sybil Bruncheon — USA, Paris Black — CANADA
Ravindra — CANADA, Claudio Gavina — ITALY, George Maharis — USA
Nicole Eippers — BELGIUM, Susan Gold — CANADA, Bernhard Zilling — GERMANY, 
Cuan Miles — SOUTH AFRICA, Jon Foster — USA, Virginia Milici — ITALY



Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Virginia Milici, Treviso, ITALY

Many Thanks Virgy . . See more of her art at: Arte Emotion Poesia


Jon Foster, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA

Thanks to fellow mail artist Jon Foster . . check out his mailart site: JON FOSTER




Monday, October 1, 2018

Cuan Miles, Vincent, SOUTH AFRICA

Thanks to Cuan for this package of visual treats. Much Appreciated . . mail coming your way soon.






Bernhard Zilling, Berlin, GERMANY

"Color = Life"
Many Thanks to my friend Bernhard for another brilliant mailing.



Susan Gold, Windsor, Ontario, CANADA

Many Thanks to Susan for these fab trading card portraits and 8" x 10" enlargement. I always enjoy seeing your artistic visions.



Nicole Eippers, Melin, BELGIUM

Many Thanks to long time correspondence artist Nicole for her package that included 12 portrait trading cards for the ongoing ATC portrait call. 


Friday, September 21, 2018

George Maharis, Beverly Hills, California, USA



Delighted to find this envelope in my mailings at the studio J Mailbox today . . 
Many Thanks to actor GEORGE MAHARIS
for taking the time to write and return these images for my studio wall.

Monday, September 17, 2018

Ravindra, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

Many Thanks to my friend Ravindra for generously allowing this photo to join the Portrait Palace. Sometimes a moment presents itself . . (and with a wee nudge)  . . voila #1,888 in the series of self portraits has now been discovered.
Love and Laughter always, M


Saturday, September 15, 2018

Paris Black, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA


Many Thanks to my talented friend Paris for signing these postcards.
Check out: PARIS BLACK