Friday, April 27, 2012

Stephen Fry, London, ENGLAND

My mail-o-holic fix for the day was this delivery of my card (#320) from Stephen . . Thanks so Much! . . 
Onward into the day with
Love and Laughter,

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Hon. John C. Crosbie, St. John's, Newfoundland, CANADA

His Honour the Honourable John C. Crosbie, Lieutenant Governor of Newfoundland and Labrador

Bevin Bigalky, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

Extraordinary citizen of the world - Bevin

Connie Jean, Titusville, Florida, USA

Self by Connie Jean

Connie Jean has several mail art Sites: MAILUSARTUS

Svengoolie - Rich Koz, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Thanks Rich . . I look forward to adding you to the walls of the Portrait Palace!

Check out the website for:

Luis, Brusque,Santa Catarina, BRASIL

Luis in Brasil . .  I look forward to finding out more  . .  "making mailart since 1955"!

Prince Albert of Monaco, Monte Carlo, MONACO

A Special Thank You to H.S.H. Prince Albert 

With Love and Gratitude, Mailarta

Friday, April 20, 2012

David Stafford, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA

David makes time for FABULOSITY with this portrait of Ivy Nicholson

Thursday, April 19, 2012

Vittore Baroni, Viareggio, ITALY

Mail art magician . . or unicorn

IUOMA member page: Vittore Baroni

Lex Loeb, Portland, Oregon, USA

Lex  . . the Imperial Holy Rolling Emperor

Documentation Page 23

Special Thanks to everyone . . Sugar Irmer - Germany, Phyllis Diller - USA, Mirela Anura - Germany, Kurt Beaulieu - Canada, Justin Trudeau - Canada, Doris Day - USA
Serse Luigetti- Italy, Kathleen McHugh - USA, Patricia Eloy-Veltin - France, Jeremy Todd - Canada, Christine Tarantino - USA, Greg Malone - Canada
Brock Piper - Canada, Mark Elliott - UK, Margaret Atwood - Canada, Diane Bertrand - Canada, Margaret Dragu - Canada, Marina Salmaso - Denmark
Buz Blurr - USA, Pat Martin Bates - Canada, Dorian Ribas Marinho- Brasil, Ricky Gervais - UK, Jack Lattemann - USA, Dean Marks - France

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Dewi, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA

2" x 5"
3 incredible works arrive yesterday, Ink and wash. With such control of line no wonder he was able to do the smallest portrait yet in the collection . . 
( it was the size of a postage stamp)
More from Dewi at his IUOMA page: DEWI

4" x 5.5"

2" x 5"

Tuesday, April 17, 2012

Leonard Cohen, Beverly Hills, California, USA

Sometimes getting my mail is the highlight of the day.  . . as so it was again today.

Jessie Homer French, La Quinta, California, USA

Portrait of Agatha

War Dog

Fraenz Frisch, Bereldange, LUXEMBOURG

Self portrait from the cARTed series

Dean, Paris, FRANCE

"Lock him up and throw away the key" . . . 
The Key, the Lock and the Photo . . worked out very well  . . mailed direct as you see it . . Thanks Dean . .  

I also say Outrageous Darling!

Saturday, April 14, 2012

Jack Lattemann, Cascadia Artpost, Seattle, Washington, USA

A fluXus Identity card from Jack . . 
my mailbox has been treated to the visual offerings from Cascadia Artpost for years . . the artistamps are a real treasure and inspiration. Pleased to finally have you in the Portrait Gallery.

Thursday, April 12, 2012

Ricky Gervais, London, ENGLAND

Check it out: Ricky Gervais
Thanks Ricky!
With Love and Laughter Always, M.

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Dorian Ribas Marinho, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, BRASIL

More interesting reflections on self by Dorian . . who also has a mail art call: THE END

Pat Martin Bates, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

Pat Martin Bates is one Canada’s foremost contemporary printmakers and has represented this country at the Venice Biennale, as well as in far-flung places such as Japan, Yugoslavia, Italy, China, Russia and the Middle East.

Buz Blurr, Gurdon, Arkansas, USA

Celebrating 40 years in Mail ART!
Buzz Buzz . . . Buz Blurr

Marina Salmaso, Kobenhavn, DENMARK

Geographic Woman

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Margaret Dragu, Lady Justice, Richmond, British Columbia, CANADA

Looks as if this one just missed being returned by the post office, but Lady Justice saves the day!
and a Special Congratulations to Margaret on her recent Governor General's award!

Friday, April 6, 2012

Diane Bertrand, St-Leonard, Quebec, CANADA

Diane's IAP Artistamp Edition with Portriat Stamp

Margaret Atwood, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA

The bright spot in this day . . a reply from Margaret.

Thursday, April 5, 2012

Marc Elliott, Borehamwood, Herts, ENGLAND

Thanks so much to actor Marc Elliott who plays Syed Masood on East Enders.

Check out the show: East Enders