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 🙂
I took part in Liberate your Art postcard swap again this year. Here are the postcards I’ve received so far.
Thank you to Imelda
Here are some lovely postcrossing cards that have landed in my mail box recently.
Great to receive a card from Gozde in Turkey as not many cards arrive from there, and Birgit and Bianca in Germany.
These too from John in USA and Vitaly in Russia (that food looks yummy!)
These last two are from Nikki in USA and Cecilia in Italy. Doesn’t that card make you want to visit Italy?!
More Letters for my Every day commitment. I’m finding it a challenge to think of someone every day but I’m still keeping up! I thought it might be more interesting to tell you who I sent to and why.
#6 Josephine in the Netherlands because she hasn’t been well & #7 Chloe a friend for just being lovely.
#8 Dennis & Pat (church friends) for just being lovely.
#9 Emily my cousins daughter at Uni, for encouragement & #10 My Auntie Glenda, just to say hello.
#11 Heather a friend locally who has been extremely poorly recently.
#12 Jeanne in the UK, the minister at our first church after we were married because of happy memories.
#13 Lisa who lives local, a friend who has ME, to make her smile, as I took this photo from the top of the church tower and the arrow points to where my house is!
And #14 Sarah, someone new in the US who is doing the same letter writing challenge as me.
I’m half way through the challenge now so keep watching 🙂
Here are some cards I received from my lovely Mailmaker friends from far and wide. Some handmade and some carefully chosen 🙂 Thanks Susanne, Iryna, Antoni, Josephene, Nelleke, Yuka and Deborah 🙂
In my mail box this week 🙂
A lovely holiday postcard from my mail friend Antoni, thanks Antoni for this lovely card, the Guggenheim is a fabulous building!
Postcrossing cards from Dasha in Belarus and Tugce in Turkey,
Moni in Germany and Igor in Russia.
I especially love the stamps from Russia!
These are some textile cards I sent out recently, I made them using stitching and stamping on painted fabric.
I sent out two to Postcrossers, Jamie in USA and Richarda in Germany, both said they enjoyed recieving handmade cards.
I sent another to a penfriend in Netherlands
and included one in an art swap to my friend Nancy in America.
They all seem to have gone down quite well, so I think I’m going to make some more! 🙂