Last Week I found out about the MILK art Galley in Sacremento, CA Call for "Mail Art" Submissions for their February Gallery Show - The Show Has now been postponed & the New Deadline for Mail Art Submissions is March 1st 2012.. (Click Here to see all the details & where to submit your works!) I was very happily sitting here working on my own submission when the idea struck me for an Inspiration(ish) post.. So here are some of my favourite mail art related goodies, inspiration & blogs..
The Above are from a Mail Art Project by Riitta Ikonen - Tons more images on her site!
Donovan Beeson a Member of LWA has a wonderful Flickr dedicated to Mail Art
Amazing Hand Drawn Art by "This Chicken"
You must look at these beautiful Envelopes by Edward Gorey
Fantastic Old Tickets & Tons of other Ephemera from Paper Aeroplanes on Etsy
Lovely Vintage Stickers from Brinner on Etsy
As you Can see I Adore Ephemera (it is so hard to find here in Australia!) - These Packs by "Hello Stevie Vintage" are fantastic!
Beautiful Vintage Buttons by Miss Pink Robbin who has a shop FULL of goodies to decorate & create with!
A fantastic "Snail Mailer Pack" - So many Goodies! By Miss Pink Robin
A Personal Addiction of mine.. Washi Tape <3 These wonderful Vintage Book style tapes are avaliable from Chicky Doodle on Etsy
Such a Unique Idea from Bad Books on Etsy - This Mail Book is sent as is through the mail & is full of envelopes & other paper sheets for journalling!
These are some of my Favourite Mail Art & Just generally Inspirational Blogs..
Mail & Paper Related Blogs <3
Cappuccino and Art Journal
Letters and Such
Little Paper Lane
Love Love Mail
Mail Art 365
Oh Write Me
Send More Mail
The Missive Maven
Viva Snail Mail
Just a whole lot of Pretty Creativeness..
Color Me Katie
Sweet n' Pretty
Her Library Adventures
Itty Bitty Birdy
Jolly Miss Molly
The Scribble Project
Have you seen any wonderful blogs around the www? or do you know where I can find some pretty ephemera in australia/online!
Happy Mail Art(ing) <3 Rin