Thursday, April 25, 2013

Neither Snow Nor Rain

The current challenge at Collage Obsession is "Mail Art."  I knew I had a couple of vintage postage stamps with a mail theme so I unearthed this one and made an ATC.


Mail sure has changed, hasn't it? With the passing of a few of my older relatives, I rarely send or receive a letter nowadays. Makes the trip to the mailbox a big bore.

Here's to the good ol' days of the handwritten letter!

9 comments:

  1. Sadly, what you say is true...but it doesn't reflect on your upbeat mail art!! Nice!!

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  2. When I see these blue mail boxes in movies, I always think they look like litter bins, and I would worry about putting my mail into one, just in case it WAS a rubbish bin. It's a very pretty piece of Mail Art/ATC.

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  3. Mail isn't quite what it used to be :)

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  4. a lovely composition! and I still send out LOTS of cards and notes! many times for no reason....

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  5. Here, here friend.
    You are the second person recently who I've agreed with about snail mail... It ain't what it used to be. I'm with you I used to love getting mail. AND! I am just like Cathy @ma vie trouvee...I used to send out tons of cards and letters.

    Maybe that's why I don't get any. LOL...
    I love this little Collage!

    Pat

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  6. INCREDIBLY CHARMING!
    Love the old stamp & ribbon you added, too

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  7. Your atc is perfect! And you are so right about the mail. Going to the mailbox was once so fun, now it is rather boring. The only challenge I see from most of the mail I get is how to recycle it. I'm always writing notes and sending cards, so I'm trying to keep up my little bit of mail process. Thanks a bunch, too, for stopping by when I wasn't feeling well.

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  8. Fantásticos Mail Art!! Un saludo!!

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