Monday, December 24, 2012

Tis the Season

All the best from My House to Your House - wherever it may be.

Dame Mailarta, Victoria, BC, Canada

Ho ho ho - it's Santa and his Merry Little Elves bringing the loveliest Christmas card in an envelope with MY name on it. May your Christmas be merry and gay...

Carlos Botana, Corona, Spain

Political statement about money problems in Spain. The wolf is at the door. Gracias Carlos

Fleur Helsingor, Oakland, CA, USA

A Bandana Tree trading card with lovely colours. Many thanks Fleur.

Art Tower, Ashaffenburg, Germany

Wonderful stamps on Art's envelope. Welcome to Paper and Postage. Danke Mr Schwind

Piggy One Mail Art, Melin, Belgium

A Christmas Greeting by Flying Piggy Post. Ce n'est pas du lard - c'est du mail art. I will think of you when I have my bacon on Christmas Day - Happy Holly-days Nicole.

Anna Banana, Roberts Creek, BC, Canada

Ms Ban-ana of Can-ada wants to hear about your obsessions. Merci for the mail Anna.

Saturday, November 24, 2012

Test Tower, Centralia, WA, USA

Oh me oh my - what a Happy Dayz envelope. Testing-testing-1-2-3-Testing

Mailarta, Victoria, BC, Canada

A favourite page from the Diamond Jubilee Mail Art documentation. A big, squishy hug goes out to the Queen of Post. Don't forget to send in your new work to Mailmania 5.

Piggy One Mail Art, Melin, Belgium

The little sign reads - Anywhere Please - It looks like Mary poppins is hitch-hiking. Thank you for the Umbrella Nicole.

Thursday, November 15, 2012

D C Spaulding, Lomita, CA, USA

A nice sheet of Nosey Stamps from California. I didn't make it to AARPEX either D C. Pity.

Ryosuke Cohen, Osaka, Japan

Just when you least expect it another Brain Cell arrives from Japan.
Always a good read - thanks R.C.

Jonathan Stangroom, Somerville, MA, USA

A bundle of zippers by mail for my next trash fashion project. Bigga, bigga thanks Mr S.

Cernjul Viviana, Argentina

Buenos días Cernjul and welcome to Paper and Postage.

Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Herman Kamphuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

A then-and-then statement from the low country. Many thanks to Herkalux Voyageur Postal.

Jan Theuninck, Belgium

Jan sent The Orthof UFO but no return address. Thank you Jan from the beyond.

Thursday, October 11, 2012

Marie-Claude Leclerc, Longueuil, QC, Canada

The 2nd from MCL in our new exchange series. She sends her magic with Trip at Low Tide. Merci Corneille.

Ficus Strangulensis, Charleston, WV, USA

As usual we have impecable documentation from Mr Fig Tree. And receiving this wonderful example of an early pencil sharpener was the high point of my day.

Serse Luigetti, Perugia, Italy

The loyal Serse leaves his mark. Grazie mille for the postcard.

Jose Nogueira, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Jose has a new post box number - it's now 672. He wants maps of your city. Obrigado Jose - I hear you.

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Lucinda and I are going off to do submarine research. Tai-Pan will be collecting the mail but he doesn't blog. Back on October 7th for the big Bird Project in Burnaby. Till then mes amis...

Snappy, Victoria, BC, Canada

As Red Green says  "There's only two things that excite a man, expensive toys and real expensive toys".
Like cars and power tools. Danke Schnappy.

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Test Tower, Centralia, WA, USA

T.T. and I are getting caught up and now I have sent him a challenge so let's see what happens next...

Uli Grohmann, Munster, Germany

Called "Green Card" - passport by computer so to speak. Danke and welcome to paperandpostage Uli.

Thursday, September 13, 2012

Marie-Claude Leclerc, Longueuil, QC, Canada

From M-C-L for our new exchange of subtle secret maps and unknown destinations. I have added her map in negative to show the detail that could never be picked up by scan or photo. Merci beaucoup Marie-Claude.

C T Chew, Seattle, WA, USA

A masterful envelope with wonderous goodies. Big thanks to Triangle Post 

Herman Kamphuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

A week of wonderful envelopes. Thank you Herman.

Adamandia Kapsalis, Chicago, Il, USA

Adamandia is getting in character for a new role. Many thanks for the fishy mail.

J Stangroom, Somerville, MA, USA

Many thanks Mr Stangroom for the money you send me through the mail.

Heike Sackmann, Germany

Finger puppets are only for blondes. Danke Heike

Sunday, August 26, 2012

Neighbour Shannon will be collecting the mail for the next few weeks while I am off writing of Lucy's new adventures in Lucinda Underwater. À bientôt!

Nikki Soppelsa, Berea, OH, USA

A splendid crow postcard from Nikki. Many thanks.

John Held Jr, San Francisco, CA, USA

A reply to my submission for this call on Gutai and Shozo Shimamoto.

Sunday, August 19, 2012

ColoriMii, Chaam, The Netherlands

New call from the Museum of Instant Images. Always a nice catalogue from ColoriMii.

Saartje Stiers, Antwerp, Belgium

Whipping up some cake for me and Marie. Please note that Saartje has a new address.

Test Tower, Centralia, WA, USA

Wow it's been awhile Mr Tower. Time to get caught up. Put on your helmet with the antena - mailz a comin soon.

Carl Chew, Seattle, WA, USA

An AARPEX envelope and page of stamps. Thank you Mr Chew.

Fleur Helsingor, Oakland, CA, USA

A hazy day at Venice Beach with Fleur. Many thanks.

Kazunori Murakami, Hyogo, Japan

Thank you Kazunori for the watercolour postcard.

Friday, July 27, 2012

Anna Banana, Roberts Creek, BC, Canada

Ms Banana is looking for security envelopes

Kazunari Murakami, Hyogo, Japan

Kaz is looking for Mail Art

Medwolf, Saskatoon, Sask., Canada

And Medwolf is still looking for David Zack.

Susan McAllister, Berkeley, CA, USA

Another newcomer to Paper and Postage. Thank you for your postcard Susan.

Monday, July 16, 2012

Cheryl Penn, Glen Anil, South Africa

While a boy is reading he is distracted by the sound of a bomber. His imagination creates buildings of text that must be levelled before he can pick up his book again. Hope I got it right. Thanks Cheryl and welcome to paper and postage.

Dosankodebbie, Sapporo, Japan

Printed in memory of the Great N-E Japan Earthquake and Tsunami. A bicycle lock forever separated from its bike. Debbie's laminated card has taken its place between the pages of my summer reading. The best of bookmarks.

Thom C Courcelle, Seattle, WA, USA

Super Heroes vs Peter Rabbit - a collaborative book by Thom and little people. Thank you and a big welcome to a new-to-me mailartist.

D C Spaulding, Lomita, CA, USA

What is this artist doing? Sending me a nice big page of stamps. Thank you D C.

Friday, June 29, 2012

The Secret Exchange by way of Sydney, Australia

What a nice wordy letter from Buz Blurr to Sydney to Seoul to me. I have featured the key bit because I really really like it.

The Secret Exchange by way of Sydney, Australia

I am in great awe of those who alphabetize. Thank you not.terryreid.

Adamandia Kapsalis, Chicago, Il, USA

Thanks AK. I have added and they are ready to post today.

Thursday, June 14, 2012

D C Spaulding, Lomita, CA, USA

Three cute Kewpies from D C

Heike Sackmann, Germany

Danke Heike for the little critters.