Category Archives: mail art

Making Envelopes

Sometimes, I get a postcrossing request to send a postcard in an envelope.  I don’t know what size I’d actually need to have on hand to accommodate a 4 x 6 inch postcard, but I don’t have them.  So, when … Continue reading

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My most recent Project

I’ll be headed to QuiltCon next week, the first quilt show for The Modern Quilt Guild!  I like modern quilts.  I like all quilts.   I don’t think I’ve ever made a modern quilt, although I have one on the back burner for … Continue reading

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Mailing out to Postcrossing Folks

After writing my last post asking you to help me save my post office, I realized that I needed to do more myself.  I had been active in postcrossing until a few months ago when I started my jewelry business.  … Continue reading

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More Mail Fun

The first three items I’m showing you are from Monday of last week.  I tell you that was a happy mail day!  My mailbox is not often this full.  Remember all of the mail in yesterday’s post was also in … Continue reading

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Just a little Fun

I’m headed to the Post Office in a few minutes, but wanted to share this envelope with you.  I’m trying to keep my creative juices trickling a bit.  Need to be making me some mail art and haven’t made time … Continue reading

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My Recently Received Postcards

My mailbox has been really slow lately — some might say — wait for it — slow as a snail!  Yea, I know.  In the last week and a half, I’ve gotten only 6 postcards and two letters.  One of … Continue reading

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One More Thing About this Envelope

The “PlRR” written on it stands for Peace, love, Rock and Roll.  That’s from my granddaughter herself.  Also according to what I could find, “Coraux” is French and translates to coral.  She got it off of some shell stickers (or were they cards … Continue reading

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Delightful Mail Art

I had intended to write yesterday about how lonely my mail box was last week.  Then we had a big old storm roll through and knock out our power for at least an hour.  It just happened to be the hour … Continue reading

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More Goodies

I did go back to that estate sale yesterday.  There were several things I had hoped to get at a lower price.  Unfortunately, they had all sold by the time I got there.  Including the red sofa that sold for … Continue reading

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Score!

My momma called last night to tell me that she had found an estate sale for us to go to today.  On my way over to pick her up, I passed another estate sale and a church garage sale!  I actually bought … Continue reading

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