Posted in Cards, collection, Ephemera, Incoming Mail, Postcard swap, postcards, Postcrossing

This Mornings Mail

What beautiful mail I got this morning, from China, Germany and Latvia, very happy! 🙂

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Posted in Art, Cards, collection, Ephemera, Incoming Mail, Mail art, Mail swap, Postcard swap, postcards

iHanna Postcard Swap 2019

This is such a great thing to be part of.

Hand make 10 postcards and send them out to 10 beautiful people whose addresses you’ve been given.

And then what happens? You get 10 beautiful handmade cards in return. It’s win win. 🙂

Can’t wait till next time!

Posted in Envelopes, Ephemera, Incoming Mail, InCoWriMo, Letters, Out going mail

International Correspondence Letter Writing Month

I’m doing InCoWriMo again this year, and attempting to write a card or a letter every day of the month. I’ve started well. All in the UK so far but I have letters for further afield planned 🙂

First I wrote to Jan in Norfolk with her birthday card and Jeanne in Hertfordshire,

also to my friend Pat in Northants.

I received a my first letter from Emily in Sussex, such a lovely letter which included this beautiful handmade card and I wrote straight back.

The latest are to Jane in Norfolk and Natalie in Kent, both were on the InCoWriMo list.

It is difficult sometimes writing to strangers, but it becomes easier the more you do it 🙂

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Very Warm Postcrossings

Wow, we’re having a bit of a heatwave here in the UK and I’m having trouble keeping up with things. I’m writing my postcards but not managing to share them.

These are very recent arrivals in my mailbox.

These first two are from China and Russia.

These are from the UK and Belarus and unbelievably the first one is a sand sculpture, Wow!

This last one is from Tina in Taiwan and she has send me this lovely handmade card. I especially love handmade! 🙂

Now I’m going to have a very cold drink 🙂