Mail Art

The Adventures of Not Sleeping In: Mixed Media Mail Art

The Adventures of Not Sleeping In: Mixed Media Mail Art

Adventures  As a child, I remember summer vacation a lot differently than I have experienced as an adult. It was endless fun for weeks. Swimming in the pool, trips to the library, lounging about the house reading and painting, sleepovers and days spent at my […]

Do the Eyes Tell Secrets?: Mixed Media Mail Art

Secrets I know they say the eyes are the window to the soul but I personally have never seen into any one’s soul by looking into their eyes. I know that I am not the most observant individual and I don’t always pick up on […]

Learning Is To Be Continued: Mixed Media Mail Art

Learning Is To Be Continued: Mixed Media Mail Art

Continue  My youngest son has been after me for a year or so to learn to sew. This summer, I finally took the time to get my first sewing machine serviced and ready for use. It was the first time it had been serviced since […]

Cousins For a Lifetime: Mixed Media Mail Art

Cousins For a Lifetime: Mixed Media Mail Art

Cousins for Life Growing up I never had the pleasure of being close to my cousins. I was pretty much the only girl in a family full of boys, with the exception of two older girl cousins. While I was playing with dolls, they were […]

Hold My Heart Gently: Mixed Media Mail Art

Hold My Heart Gently: Mixed Media Mail Art

Summer continues to fly by and I find my to-do list growing longer. It seems as though I will never have enough time in my life to get all my creative projects done. But I am enjoying the beautiful summer sunshine and the lazy afternoons […]

The Countess: Mixed Media Mail Art

The Countess: Mixed Media Mail Art

The Countess My daughter’s name means Countess. As her little personality continues to emerge my hubby and I laugh at how appropriately we named her. Recently, my husband told her to eat her food and she went around the table telling everyone (by name) to eat […]

Elephants In My Garden: Mixed Media Mail Art

Elephants In My Garden: Mixed Media Mail Art

Elephants in My Garden It’s that time of year and I am planning my vegetable and herb garden. Due to all the rain, weeds have taken over and I am wishing I had a gardener to do the weeding for me. Thankfully, I have two […]

The Patterns of Friendship: Mixed Media Mail Art

The Patterns of Friendship: Mixed Media Mail Art

Patterns of Friendship The different patterns on this envelope remind me of friendship. No two people are alike. We each have our own patterns and certain people/patterns compliment each other more than others. This weekend, I made this piece of mail art as I was […]

It's  A Party Everyday: Mixed Media Mail Art

It's A Party Everyday: Mixed Media Mail Art

Party Everyday Party Everyday. Something we rarely do in our house. I love the idea of throwing parties but all the work involved is a turnoff.  When we lived in New York we had friends that threw a themed party every summer. We all dressed […]