Friday, March 24, 2017

Mary Crosby, Malibu, California, USA


Many Thanks to Actress Mary Crosby for her reply to postcard # 1123 . . delighted to have you as part of the portrait collection.
See more about her career at "MARY CROSBY"


Sugar Irmer, Berlin, GERMANY

Thanks Sugar! . . mailing to you soon . . 


Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Marina Salmaso, Kobenhavn, DENMARK

Thanks to Marina for her edition of Self Portrait Trading Cards. . . # 3 in the series is near completion.


Sunday, March 12, 2017

Torill Elizabeth Larsen, Olso, NORWAY

Many Thanks Torill for your portraits. . hope to get an envelope out to you soon . . 



Pier Roberto Bassi, Castel Mella, Brescia, ITALY

Many Thanks Monsieur for the ATC portraits . . .  (Love the use of playing cards). The edition is nearing completion  . . mail coming your way soon.
Check out Pier's website: PIER ROBERTO BASSI


Thursday, March 9, 2017

Menzer Pehlivan, Seattle, Washington, USA

Many Thanks to Engineer Menzer Pehlivan for autographing this poster for me. The IMAX film presentation of Dream Big was screened tonight where Menzer did a very informative and inspiration presentation at IMAX Victoria. 



Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Domenico Severino, Pompei, Naples, ITALY

Many Thanks to fellow IUOMA member Domenico for this mail art package that arrived recently . . see you in the mail soon. . . 





Hilda Paz, Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA

Thanks to Hilda for her series of 12 ATC portraits that arrived today . . Edition # 3 is underway . . 
The ATC Portrait Call . . 



Saturday, February 18, 2017

Robert Bateman, Salt Spring Island, British Columbia, CANADA

Many Thanks to artist Robert Bateman for the return of Post card # 1108 A & B . . . 
The second postcard image is from his self portrait painting (part of the Bateman exhibit) at the Centre in downtown Victoria : ROBERT BATEMAN CENTRE



Saturday, February 11, 2017

Paul Toussaint, Putnam, Connecticut, USA

Many Thanks to Paul for the return of Postcard # 992 in the portrait project.
Here's a link to see Paul's Art : Paul Toussaint


Monday, January 30, 2017

Warwick Rowers, Barford, Warwickshire, ENGLAND

My autographed calendar arrived . .  may Thanks Boys!

Check out their site: WARWICK ROWERS

Saturday, January 21, 2017

William Trevitt, Ballet Boyz, London, ENGLAND

Thanks to William Trevitt of Ballet Boyz for taking the time to sign this image  . . The performance this evening at the Royal Theatre was spectacular  . .  a feast for the eyes and the imagination . . truly inspirational.
Check out the many things the company is doing at: BALLET BOYZ


Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Tab Hunter, Santa Barbara, California, USA

Very Special Thanks going out to Tab Hunter for this signed picture that arrived today.
We got to see his autobiographical film (Tab Hunter Confidential)  just last evening . . 
More on this amazing actor and talented man at: TAB HUNTER


Saturday, December 31, 2016

Brian Terwilliger, Universal City, California, USA

Thanks to Brian for signing this poster for me from the release of "Living in the Age of Airplanes" playing at IMAX Victoria
check out his production company: TERWILLIGER PRODUCTIONS

Brian and Dale

Portrait Documentation Page 69

Thanks to everyone once again for being part of this labour of love . .  I look forward to working with many of you in 2017! . . Happiest of New Wishes to everyone!
Special Thanks to:

01. Hamid Fatna, Selangor, MALAYSIA
02. Dean aka Artist in Seine, Paris, FRANCE
03. Neil Dudgeon, London, ENGLAND
04. Jessie Homer French, La Quinta, California, USA
05. Emilio Carrasco, Zacatecas, MEXICO
06. Eddie Nero, Eugene, Oregon, USA

07. Grayson Perry, London, ENGLAND
08. Michael Coady, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA
09. Tanya Tagaq, Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, CANADA
10. Peter Muller, Bremen, GERMANY
11. Maya Lopez Muro, Arezzo, ITALY
12. Guido Bondioli, Mesa, Arizona, USA

13. Kevin McGinn, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA
14. Ed Giecek, Concrete, Washington, USA
15. Jose Luis Alcalde Soberanes, Col. San Angel, MEXICO
16. Murray Zimiles, Millerton, New York, USA
17. Richard Comely, Welland, Ontario, CANADA
18. Tiziana Baracchi, Venezia - Mestre, ITALY

19. Giancarlo Da Lio, Venezia - Mestre, ITALY
20. Alan Brignull, Essex, ENGLAND
21. Herman Kamphuis, Amsterdam, The NETHERLANDS
22. Snappy, Victoria, BC, CANADA
23. Heda Vidmar-Šalamon, Konjice, SLOVENIA
24. Dame Mailarta, Victoria, BC, CANADA









Snappy, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

An easy assembly Snapster puppet to complete edition 69 and the last entry for 2016 . .  
Many Thanks! . . and Happy New Year!
Check out his blog: SNAPPY

Alan Brignull, Essex, ENGLAND


Many Thanks to Alan at Hedgehog Press for this Artistamp portrait.



Be sure to check out: ADANALAND

Jose Luis Alcalde Soberanes, Col. San Angel, MEXICO

Gracias my friend! Portrait from Jose complete with magnet for the mailboxes . . 


Thursday, December 29, 2016

Kevin McGinn, "Torch", Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

Many Thanks to Kevin for this fab "Torch" portrait. 
 . .very happy to have the the flaming beauty join the portrait walls at Studio J.
Much Love and Laughter . . Moi

Guido Bondioli, Mesa, Arizona, USA

Thanks Guido . .always enjoy your mailings . . till next time . . 



Maya Lopez Muro, Arezzo, ITALY

Thanks to "Dame" Maya for this inspired portrait addition. 
See you in the mail soon . .  Love and Laughter and best wishes for 2017!


Peter Muller, Bremen, GERMANY




Many Thanks to Peter for this series of portraits for the "8 X 10" portrait call . . . and for the artistamps that were part of the mailing.