Image resist gel print ❤ mail art exchange!

Image resist gel print ❤ mail art exchange!

“We ❤ Mail Art” is a small group of friends consisting of Jo Urbani, Julie Welsh & me. Since 2013, the three of us have exchanged art on a theme or technique a few times a year, placing an emphasis on Mail Art -see some examples via that link. It’s a lot of fun . . . This time we tried Image Resist Gel Prints!

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song lyrics mail art

song lyrics mail art

For the "We ❤ Mail Art" group (that's me, plus my friends Julie Welch & Jo Urbani) - our October mail art theme was Song Lyrics. It took me some time to decided which song to pick for my inspiration, because there are so many to choose from. I listened to a lot of Pandora while driving and auditioned many a song . . . 

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We {heart} Mail Art

We {heart} Mail Art

We {heart} Mail Art is the name we have given to our very small group of Mail Art/mixed media enthusiasts: myself, Julie Welsh and Jo Urbani. As far as I can tell from searching my old blog we started this group exactly 2 years ago with a mail art swap theme of The Language of Flowers. Every month or two, we decide on a theme and look forward to exchanging mail art and a mixed media card with each other . . . 

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Liberate Your Art postcard swap

Liberate Your Art postcard swap

My friend Jewels joined the Liberate Your Art 2015 postcard swap and when I saw the postcards and envelope she had done I decided right then and there that I must join too! This art swap was different from any other I had done because it specified something I had not seen before. . . Artists in any medium. Photography, painting, poetry, typography, jewelry, sculpture, knitting, cooking, illustration – you name it. If you can have an image of your art printed on a postcard, you are in!

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We ❤ mail art Exchange: Foldnotes

We ❤ mail art Exchange: Foldnotes

I am lucky to exchange mail art with my 2 friends, Julie Welsh and Jo Urbani -check out their blogs! They have both also written about our exchange for September 2014: Fold notes. Take one magazine page, paint it for more strength and then decorate it as you like . . . 

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