Monday, June 30, 2014

Shane Koyczan, Penticton, British Columbia, CANADA

Great to meet you today . . . 
More about Shane and his art of spoken word at: Shane Koyczan
Book signing at Dale's Gallery with Gareth and Shane


Documentation Page 52


Special Thanks to:

LuAnn T. Palazzo – USA, Buz Blurr – USA, Shawn Hitchins – CANADA, Jacqueline McLaughlin – CANADA, Pascal Pithois – FRANCE, Michael Winter – CANADA

Uli Grohmann – GERMANY, Anna Banana – CANADA, Michael Kelly – USA, Karen Alekyan – ARMENIA, Lori Lee Hollett & Jackson Hollett – CANADA, Massimo Medola – ITALY

Sugar Irmer – GERMANY, Mark Dacascos – USA, Valery Shimanovsky – RUSSIA, Virginia Milici – ITALY, Sonja Benskin Mesher – UK, Lunar Suede – CANADA

Roland Halbritter – GERMANY, Mary England – USA, Pat Martin Bates – CANADA, Todd Harmer – CANADA, Lubomyr Tymkiv – UKRAINE, Mariana Serban – ROMANIA



Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Mariana Serban, Targu Mures, ROMANIA

Thanks Mariana . . great to hear from you again.

Mail 4 me . . .!!!


Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Lubomyr Tymkiv, Lviv, UKRAINE

A collection of ephemera arrives from Lubomyr. 
Thanks my friend  . . I shall see you in the mail!



Todd Harmer, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

# 792 in the Postcard mailings
Many Thanks to Todd  . . a very patient and rather brilliant videographer with CTV who came to visit the studio recently. 
This card was one of the grouping that got flipped and returned to sender which seems to happen to a number of cards in each mailing.  . . but with some determination  - saw its way to Todd and now on the walls at Studio J.
Great to have you in this edition. See you in the mail!

Sunday, June 22, 2014

Pat Martin Bates, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

AGGV's Mary Ellen Threadkell and Pat Martin Bates at the Launch of Pat's new Book 
Image from the book - Portrait of Pat Martin Bates 
 by photographer Tony Bounsall

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Mary England, Linthicum Heights, Maryland, USA

Thanks to the Dynamic Mary England of "Uncustomary Art" for the return of Portrait Postcard # 778
So happy to have met you at Ex Postal Facto in San Francisco.
Mail coming your way soon . . 


Roland Halbritter, Nuedlingen, GERMANY

Self Portrait Artistamp

 A Tribute  - In Memoriam card to Cornelius Gurlitt (1932-2014)
Check out more at: BORN PROJECT

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Lunar Suede, Delta, British Columbia, CANADA

 Thanks Peter, All the best with your move . . see you in the mail!




Sonja Benskin Mesher, Gwynedd, Wales, UK

Thanks Sonja - Good to hear from you . . see you in the mail!
Check out her site: Sonja Benskin Mesher: Fine Art

Virginia Milici, Treviso, ITALY

Self Portrait
Pastel and Acrylic
Check out her site: Emozioni Arte Poesia

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Valery Shimanovsky, Tatarstan, RUSSIA

 Thanks Valery . . Check out Valery's Mail Art Blog: Valery Shimanovsky
See you in the mail!

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Mark Dacascos, Honolulu, Hawaii

Alex O'Loughlin and Mark Dacascos (character Wo Fat)
Scene from HAWAII Five - 0
 Thanks Mark . . a pleasure to hear from you. Really appreciate the time you took to do this. More of Marks career at: Mark Dacascos -IMDb
Post Card # 650  . . had a different turn on its journey but has now come home.

Sugar Irmer, Berlin, GERMANY

 Thanks Sugar . . Made me think of this song . . 


Put your hand in the hand of the man who stilled the waters
Put your hand in the hand of the man who calmed the seaTake a look at yourself and you can look at the others differently . . . 
 . . beautiful hand by the way . . 

Massimo Medola, Bologna, ITALY

 Massimo at a Vintage Car Fair in Bologna

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

Lori Lee Hollett and Jackson Hollett, Corner Brook, Newfoundland, CANADA

Lori Lee and son Jack
I got to meet Jackson Edward LeRoy at the opening of Transformations Exhibit. He was a delight and already a very talented artist. Thanks again Lori Lee for seeing the Alumni Magazine project through. Look forward to connecting again . . till then  - will be seeing you in the mail!

Monday, June 2, 2014

Karen Alekyan, Gyumri, ARMENIA

 Thanks Karen . . great to hear from you.


Michael Kelly, Dopesick, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA

Thanks Michael . .  great pic of you two.

Anna Banana, Roberts Creek, British Columbia, CANADA

The Banana Post portrait series from Anna during the Ex Postal Facto event in San Francisco, 2014


Uli Grohmann, Munster, GERMANY

At the age of 33 he cried out loud
"Dali, Dali, gala deformali?"
That means interpreted:
"My Master, my Master why have I to pose in this way?"






Michael Winter, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA

Thanks Michael . . 
Michael Winter is a Canadian writer, the author of four novels and two collections of short stories.


Pascal Pithois, Siouville, FRANCE

Merci Pascal . . more at: CARTED



Sunday, June 1, 2014

Jacqueline McLaughlin, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

# 746 Response arrives from the spectactular J. McLaughlin
Great to hear from you . .  
J (JACQUELINE) MCLAUGHLIN is a comedian and musician: a singer, songwriter and producer, she has performed in Nashville, New York and Los Angeles. She now makes music and her home in Victoria, where, among other things, she hosts Walper’s Arcadium, as well as the weekly Hootenanny at Logan’s Pub and is a regular at the Ministry of Casual Living.


Shawn Hitchins, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA

Thanks Shawn . . and for coming to Victoria and expanding the Ginger Nation.
More from this multi-talented, red-hot artist at his site: Shawn Hitchins