First card for 2012




My first card for 2012 received from Richard. Very colorful!

Black and White : Cow skin


A mail art I sent to myself as a trial for a "black and white" project. A cow skin, to stay in one of my favorite subjetcs!

The letter A


A first contribution to my new project : illustrated ABC. Here A for "Alpinisme" (in French)

Frog cover from Belgium


A nice frog from Belgium sent by Johan. Nice idea to have mirrored the design on the reverse side of the cover!


Artistamp


Superb artistamp from Eni Looka using the Milka cow!

Tribute to the French rugby team


A cover that I sent to myself. It went through without cancellation.

Cover sent: Rugby


Cover sent to Michele for a rugby theme.

Cover sent : Birds


Cover made of a picture I took in London and worked a bit with Photoshop.

Cover sent: Bird cage


Cover sent to Sandra for the birds cages project.

Cover sent: Blue Horse


Cover made from a picture of a funtain I took in Paris, then worked a bit with Photoshop.

Cover sent: Snake


Cover sent to Guido Vermeulen for the snake project.

Famous cows: Marguerite


A cover from my friend Philippe picturing a famous cow, Marguerite, from the movie "La vache et le prisonnier" (The cow and I) with Fernandel.

Etegami from Japan


A very nice etegami from Japan from Dosankodebbie picturing both a cow and a frog. It is inspired by the haiku by Kobayashi Issa : a frog squats on the head of a sleeping cow.


Find all her very nice creations at:
http://etegamibydosankodebbie.blogspot.com

The Trojan Cow


The Trojan horse legend revisited by Philippe Charron using a nice cow. ANd yes there are stamps embedded in the design! Look closely!

Rugby


A nice cover from Philippe Charron about my favorite sport. I like the way Philippe has used the FRanch rugby stamp.

Philatelic puzzle


The philatelic puzzle, expalined by my friend Philippe Charron. Yes, all pieces of the stamp are there ;-)

Eastern Lattice


Photo card from Douglas Galloway.

Mouse and Frog


A nice creation from Michèle Courtois. Her blog is available at:

Cover from Raymond Furlotte



Recto and verso of a cover from Raymond Furlotte (Québec).

Nice card from Sandra


Very nice creation from Sandra.

The zombie frog


A very nice painted cover from Guido Vermeulen picturing a Zombie frog, the queen of swamp.

Guido's personnal blog: http://guidovermeulen.blogspot.com
Guido's project, the book of Ann: http://thebookofann.blogspot.com

Frog card from Clotilde


Clotilde seems to like my frog theme! Don't forget to check her blog :
http://clo-ciseaux-pinceaux.over-blog.com/

Another frog cover from Clotilde



Another nice cover from Clotilde. Her blog:
http://clo-ciseaux-pinceaux.over-blog.com/


Painted cover from Guido Vermeulen


A very nice painted cover from Guido Vermeulen called "désir d'évasion" (desire to escape).
Guido's personnal blog: http://guidovermeulen.blogspot.com
Guido's project, the book of Ann: http://thebookofann.blogspot.com

Another frog cover


Another frog cover that I realized using a design from Philippe Charron.

Butterfly on a puzzle from Turkey


A puzzle made of four covers from Ahmet Demir (Turkey). The covers bear artistamps picturing the same butterfly.

Frog cover with personalized stamp


A frog cover realized by myself using a design from my friend Philippe Charron. The stamp is a personalized stamp (Mon Timbre à Moi) reusing the same design.

Three cow puzzles




Three cow puzzles from my freind Philippe Charron.

Cover from Strasbourg

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As a spin off of my "frog of the world" challenge, here is a cover that I sent to myself from Strasbourg with a frog carrying the colour a Strasbourg, another one carrying the colour of Alsace. In the bottom right corner the coat of arms of Strasbourg.

Mail art catalog - En toutes lettres

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Mail art catalog for the project "En toutes lettres" organized by "Lettres et Images". My contribution is also published in the catalogue. More on the blog : http://entouteslettresetimages.blogspot.com/

Frog puzzle from E

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Frog puzzle from E, ambassador of Utopia.


E's projects:

MAILART PROJECT N°1: "SEND ME YOUR SOUL !"
(Souls will not be sent back and will remain the property of "E") 

MAILART PROJECT N°2: "IS THERE LIFE BEFORE DEATH ?" 

NO DEADLINE. 


FORMAT AND TECHNIQUES: FREE 


ONE CONSTRAITE: YOUR WORK HAS TO CONTAIN SOME RED AND BLACK COLOURS. 


DOCUMENTATION ON HIS BLOG : http://insomniesetartpostal.blogspot.com/

Mail art from E - Ambassador of Utopia

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Certificate for the reception of my soul, my contribution to E's project: send me your soul.
Click here to see my contribution

The two projects from E:

MAILART PROJECT N°1: "SEND ME YOUR SOUL !"
(Souls will not be sent back and will remain the property of "E") 

MAILART PROJECT N°2: "IS THERE LIFE BEFORE DEATH ?" 

NO DEADLINE. 

FORMAT AND TECHNIQUES: FREE 

ONE CONSTRAITE: YOUR WORK HAS TO CONTAIN SOME RED AND BLACK COLOURS. 

DOCUMENTATION ON HIS BLOG : http://insomniesetartpostal.blogspot.com/



The milky way

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The milky way, a view from my friend Philippe Charron.

Colored cows

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A nice cover from my friend Philippe Charron.

Dissection of a frog

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A mail art view of the dissection of a frog, from my friend Philippe Charron.

A cow lies well

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A "lying" cow from my friend Philippe Charron.