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PDXCC – Day of the Dead Leaves

Robert Beall, stamp dealer, brought a lot of interesting stamps to our November PDXCC (Portland Correspondence Club) meeting at the IPRC (Independent Publishing Resource Center.)  Our theme of the month was Day of the Dead. My theme was Day of … Continue reading

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PDXCC/SFCC Exchange

Here are the message sides of the cards I sent for the mail art exchange between the Portland Correspondence Club  and the San Francisco Correspondence Club. Check out Mar Goman’s artistamp for the exchange! Each card has an interesting assortment … Continue reading

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South Store Return Cards: Orange/Transformative Vision

There were two themes for a mail art show at the South Store Cafe: “Orange is a Difficult Color,” and “The Transformative Vision.” Above are the return cards for international addresses.  The envelopes on the left contain both return cards, … Continue reading

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PDXCC – Day of the Dead

October’s theme for the Portland Correspondence Club was Day of the Dead, so I used an image painted by my deceased friend Elinor Pine (b. 3/2/48, d. 10/18/95). It’s called “Gaan Dancer, 11/23/92” The reversal gives it a ghostly look, … Continue reading

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PDXCC – Collage Exchange

  PDXCC is a monthly gathering of mail artists. We meet at the I.P.R.C. and share analog correspondence on a different theme each month. September’s theme was “Collage.” We also like to use vintage stamps for postage!

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Vacation Fun on Defacto Lane

How mail artists spend their vacation: this picture shows my hand putting postcards into the box at 31B Defacto Lane in Stehekin, WA, 98852, the mailbox shown on the front of the card!

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Islands

I mailed this monoprint card to my friend’s mail art call “Islands.” Do you live on an island – a real island surrounded by water or an island of your imagination? Send postcards, embellished envelopes or enclosures about your island … Continue reading

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