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Posts tagged ‘mailart’

Rose envelopes

Valentines for a calligraphy exchange, these are going to friends who are also married men. I told them to warn their spouses in advance, they assured…

A little salacious quote by Eminem for my friend Betty. I wanted both the letter and envelope to match and used Noodler’s inks for the envelope,…

I am beginning to really love this new style, it’s quick and fun to make, and looks really contemporary..

I found these beautiful 1974 vintage Postal Union stamps on ebay and couldn’t bring myself to use them on my envelopes. I think they look much…

White on pink. The white is Dr Martin’s Bleedproof white and I made it really opaque to get this really thick and beveled look. I think…

A letter for a friend, perhaps a little Christmas looking but I did not intend to make it that way! Red and gold just happened to…