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Gorgeous Mail

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This is some of the gorgeous mail I’ve received recently.

A lovely envelope from Iryna in Belarus,

Josephine in Netherlands,

Roxanna in USA,

and a lovely birthday gift from Suzanne in Germany.

All very lovely and I can’t wait to send them something in return πŸ™‚

Out Going Mail Art

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Here is lots of mail art going out to some lovely people.

Hare mail going to Iryna in Belarus, with ATC and art stamps.,

Yellow postcards using print, collage and Perle pens to Anastasiya in Russia and Susanne in Germany,

To Josephine in the Netherlands a postcard made from abstract painting and collage

also for Renee in USA

and to Nancy in the USA a hand made book with secret pockets, a postcard and some stickers.

I’m so glad to have sent all these! πŸ™‚

Pens

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I was really happy to find these few treasures on a stall at our collectors market here in Fakenham. There is a collectors market every Thursday and I often have a walk around and see if anything catches my eye. The dip pens, the vintage rubber stamp and the paper knife were only Β£1 each so I snapped them up of course! πŸ™‚

Mail Art

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These are two pieces of mail art I have received recently from Richard in France.

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I look forward to receiving mail from Richard, I’m currently using an image of the top envelope as my wallpaper πŸ™‚

New storage system

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Over the holidays I decided I wanted to sort my Postcrossing cardsΒ into countries and also make a bigger box for them.

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I re-used a shoe box that had already been re-used once to wrap one of my Christmas presents.

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I made dividers from coloured card and labeled them with the postcrossing codes for each country.

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Here’s my finished box with plenty of room to add more cards πŸ™‚

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I don’t normally have time for such projects, so really enjoyed doing it!

Pen pal Exchange

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Here’s another mail swap with Antoni in Spain.

He sent me this postcard for Osborne brandy because my sir name is Osborn. πŸ™‚

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I sent him this lovely reflection of St Peter Mancroft Church in Norwich.

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He also sent me these two postcards of work by Goudi and Flamenco

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and I sent him a picture of one of my local beaches, the first what it looks like in winter and then the same beach in summer!

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I do love exchanging mail!