Category Archives: Drawing

From a Friend

Standard

I have so many mail exchanges to show you,I can’t believe how slow I’ve been!

This lovely mail is from my dear friend Susanne who lives in Germany. I have this lovely oversized postcard pinned up now but it’s so difficult to know which side I like the best!

susanne-1 susanne-2

She loves portraits and she did one of me and sent it through the mail πŸ™‚

susanne-portait

What super mail πŸ™‚

Advertisements

Beautiful Incoming Mail

Standard

This is some recent beautiful mail that arrived in my mail box.

This beautiful book, handmade by Nancy in USA,

Nancy

A collaged postcard from Renee also in USA

Renee

and a super collection of self-reliant themed goodies (and a book) from lovely Leeanne here in the UK.

Leanne UK

Lots of blessing in my mail box, only one of the reasons to send mail! πŸ™‚

Sending Seasonal Mail

Standard

To start with I hope you all had a fabulous Christmas and that you had great quantities of lovely mail! πŸ™‚

I have enjoyed sending out some mail of my own. To begin with these were to Nelleke in Germany (handmade fabric coasters)

Nelleke

and Josephine in the Netherlands (a handmade handkerchief).

Josephine Netherlands

Sorry, I was enthusiastically wrapping and forgot to photograph the contents! They were wrapped in papers I designed myself.

These handmade snowflake postcards I send to Lois and Nancy in the USA

Lois and Nancy USA

and Svetlana in Germany and Antonia in Spain

Svetlana Germany Antonia Spain

Happy New Year everyone, I’ll see you on the other side! πŸ™‚

Drawings

Standard

What lovely drawings to get through the post….

…from new mail contact, Caitlin in the USA

IMG_0348

…and from Liva in Latvia.

Liva
It’s amazing what a wonderful variety of art comes my way! πŸ™‚

 

Packages with Purpose

Standard

The more I exchange mail, the more I’m amazed at peoples generosity!

Paper swaps are always great, this one is from Lisa in Canada.

IMG_0199

I was delighted to receive this handmade postcrossing mail fromΒ ElΕΌbieta in Poland

IMG_0365

What a gorgeous chicken!

IMG_0365b

And from my pen pal Lynn in USA, this fab package of rubber stamps, washi tape and a lovely long letter.

Lynn
Must go, I have mail to post! πŸ™‚

Mail Art Postcards

Standard

Here are some surprise postcards that I’ve received recently, from people I haven’t written to before.

This one is from Isabel in Portugal, a little watercolour mounted on a postcard

Isabel

and this one from Petrolpetal in south Africa, a lovely aboriginal type sketch with some collage.

Petrolpetal

Isn’t it nice to have surprises πŸ™‚