Saturday, January 28, 2012

Juan Manuel Ipiña, Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA

A most intriguing image arrives from Juan Manuel.


Foxy Moron, Kingston, New Hampshire, USA


Fellow IUOMA member Foxy says . . "I love sending and receiving mail. I like the act of sharing small pieces of handmade art with people and gaining inspiration from the unlikely.

I love strange and unusual styles mixed with the post and connection to strangers in a world that is so large!"

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Richard Long, Bristol, ENGLAND


Check out the official website: Richard Long

Rodni, Richmond, California, USA

A series of 4 puzzle cards arrvive to make this smiling/grinning portrait by RODNI.
More from Rodni at his site: Rodni.com


Friday, January 20, 2012

Catherine Schell, Bonneval, FRANCE

Thanks to Catherine, who played MAYA in Space 1999, one of my favourite characters on TV when I was in my early teens.


Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Documentation Page 21

Special Thanks to all in this grouping of participants:
Judi Dench - UK, Qristina Bachand - Canada, Quinn Bachand - Canada, Ashley McIsaac - Canada, John Bennett - USA, Hilda Paz - Argentina
Olwyn Morinski - Canada, Mailarta - Canada, Superhero - USA, Saiful Amir - Malaysia, G.J. Pearson - Canada, Denise Nicholls - Canada
Tibs Ribs - USA, Giuseppe Cappelli - Italy, LuLu LoLo - USA, Joe Coffey - Canada, David Dellafiora - Australia, Snappy - Canada
David Stafford - USA, Erich Sundermann - Austria, Norman Yates - Canada, Elizabeth May - Canada, Ed Asner - USA, Patricia Eloy-Veltin - France

Patricia Eloy-Veltin, Chauny, FRANCE

Merci . . Merci . . Merci . . 
My friend Patricia has been busy . . and I am delighted to have these works join the Portrait Palace walls.




Monday, January 16, 2012

Ed Asner, Studio City, California, USA

How I love getting my mail each day . . Thanks Ed
(# 120 in the series)

Saturday, January 14, 2012

Elizabeth May, British Columbia, CANADA

Special Thanks to MP Elizabeth May for her contribution to the project . . you can find out more at her site: Green Party of Canada

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Norman Yates, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

The ever delightful - most extraordinary Norman Yates . . 
The first in the latest mailing (#123/125) of post cards to be returned to the collection.


Erich Sundermann, Wien, AUSTRIA

Thanks to Erich for this recent self portrait. 

Saturday, January 7, 2012

David Stafford, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA

Happy New Year!


Snappy, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

Thanks Snappy . . .You get my glitter AIR MAIL stamp of approval on this new IAP stamp edition.
Check out his blog at: Snappy Service

Friday, January 6, 2012

David Dellafiora, Geelong, Victoria, AUSTRALIA

FS Networker
Series of artist stamps
Image is spray paint on wall paper
 Check out David's ongoing calls at: Field Study International

Thursday, January 5, 2012

Joe Coffey, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

Thanks Joe
 . . as the I Ching says Perserverence furthers . . 

Check out more of Joe's art at: 

LuLu LoLo, New York, NY, USA

The Fabulous LULU LOLO
as "The Gentleman of 14th Street"
Happy New Year!

Giuseppe Cappelli, Brescia, ITALY

Thanks to Giuseppe for this depiction of the multi faceted artist.


Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Tibs Ribs, Rockdale, Wisconsin, USA

From Tibs Ribs . . 
Who says "Besides the face . . Today is gonna be a good day.
A second portrait arrives today . . "It's gonna be a good day"


Monday, January 2, 2012

Saiful Amir, Bangi, Kanjang, Selangor, MALAYSIA

The first mailart to arrive from Malaysia. 
Pen and ink, colour wash and collage

I'm a Superhero, Lasertits and Lobster Johnson, Iowa City, IOWA, USA

A Fluxus Collaborative work from Ana Drahotusky Bruketa and Marc Rossmiller
Check out: the MOO MOO Superhero Blog

Sunday, January 1, 2012

Mailarta, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA


Postcard featuring my latest IAP Stamp edition.

Wanted to also wish a Happy New Year to Everyone and extend my many Thanks to all those that have been part of the Portrait Project in the last year. It has been an exciting year with each opening of the mailbox and connecting with so many artists from around the world.  
With Love and Laughter, always
Mailarta