Thursday, January 11, 2018

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Panti Bliss, Dublin, IRELAND

Many Thanks to the incredible Panti Bliss for sending this package of visual extravagance that arrived today.
Included in the package was the return of signed post card #1198
Check the link to read more about the multi talented artist: Rory O'Neill 





Monday, January 1, 2018

Portrait Documentation Page 74


Richard Wilson — ENGLAND, Dawn Redwood — ENGLAND, I.G.H. / Private World — USA, Lisa Kaltenegger — USA, The Sticker Dude, Joel Cohen — USA, Sarah Slean — CANADA

Phil Fogel — CANADA, King Norodom Sihamoni — CAMBODIA, Crackerjack Kid, Chuck Welch — USA, Mary Crosby — USA, Sasha Zamolodchikova — CANADA, Martin Batchelor — CANADA

Leo Varadkar, Dublin, IRELAND, Tom McBeath — CANADA, Rick Van Krugel — CANADA, Minnie Churchill — CANADA, Irma Soltonovich — CANADA, Diane Bertrand — CANADA

Mark Sonnenfeld — USA, Marc Deb — FRANCE, Dobrica Kamperelic, — SERBIA, Rorica Kamperelic — SERBIA, Ali Cairns — CANADA, Dame Mailarta — CANADA


Ali Cairns, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

Many Thanks to Ali for this portrait drawing. See you in the mail soon. 

Saturday, December 30, 2017

Rorica & Dobrica Kamperelic, Belgrade, SERBIA

















Many Thanks to my performance artist friends in Serbia Rorica and Dobrica for this series of self portraits from some of their performance works. Very Much appreciated, with Love from Canada.

Marc Deb, Arras, FRANCE

Merci Marc for the beautiful mailing that arrived with the series of laminated artworks. 
Very much appreciated . . see you in the mail!


Mark Sonnenfeld, East Windsor, New Jersey, USA





Many Thanks Mark . . more on Mark's writing at: New Mystics



Diane Bertrand, St. Leonard, Quebec, CANADA

Merci Diane!
Portrait drawing with I.A.P. Artistamp self portrait attached.

Irma Soltonovich, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA


Thanks Irma  . . Post card # 1242 now joins the installation!
Check out more from the talents of this amazing Visual Artist at her site: IRMA SOLTONOVICH


Minnie Churchill, Grand Falls - Windsor, Newfoundland, CANADA


Many Thanks to my Aunt Minnie in Newfoundland who has the title of being the eldest corespondent   in my mailings. . . . .  she is now approaching her 105th year!
She loves mail . . so stay tuned mail art friends I have an idea to make the 105th quite a joyful mailing . . 


Rick Van Krugel, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA


After several episodes of return to sender with the mailman and post office the mailing of postcard # 1247 has now found its way to the collection at Studio J. Many Thanks to Rick for his determination.
Check out the Dynamic Duo of Rick and Linda at: Darshan/Alexander

Tom McBeath, Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA



I recently got to be in the audience of the Belfry Theatre's production of "A Christmas Carol"
Tom was in town portraying the character of Scrooge. It was one of those moments of live stage presence that will remain with me for years. The cast was truly amazing. 
Many Thanks to Tom for signing and mailing these images for me.
Check out his IMDb profile: Tom McBeath

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Leo Varadkar, Dublin, IRELAND



Many Thanks to Prime Minister Leo Varadkar for this reply to postcard mailing #1199




Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Martin Batchelor, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

Many Thanks to artist and gallery owner Martin Batchelor for the return of postcard # 1226
Check out the Gallery at: MARTIN BACHELOR GALLERY


Sasha Zamolodchikova, Kelowna, British Columbia, CANADA

Many Thanks to Performance artist Sasha for the return of postcard # 1246
 A pleasure to have you in the collection.  
See more from my friend at: SHANNON LESTER Interdisciplinary Artist 

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Mary Crosby, Malibu, California, USA


Many Thanks to Actress Mary Crosby for her reply to my most recent mailing and request to join the next phase of the portrait gallery project . . the 8" x 10" 
See more about her career at "MARY CROSBY"

Friday, October 13, 2017

Crackerjack Kid, Chuck Welch, Hancock, New Hampshire, USA

Thanks Crackerjack for the fantastic series of Portrait ATC's and artistamps . .   always a delight to get you mailings.





King Norodom Sihamoni, Phnom Penh, CAMBODIA

Some days the mail brings wonderful surprises . . today a registered letter arrived . . enclosed was this signed postcard (#1189) from King Norodom Sihamoni.