Astro Ice Cream

Astronaut Ice Cream

For the past four weeks, I have had the joy of receiving the LWA RSVP Space themed mailings as curated by the truly awesome Donovan. In one of the mailings, I was dared to either eat or slap on a label and mail some astronaut ice cream. It was very tempting to try it myself (I’ve…

Minion Valentine

LetterMo Fun 2015

Another LetterMo has come and gone, and I’m definitely inspired to create and send more mail as March gets started. LetterMo 2015 got off to a great start for me. I wrote and sent a few letters and postcards in the first week, and I was all psyched for the weekend because the LWA Social…

Marry Part 2

Snail Mail My Email Creations 2014

What a week it has been! The days leading up to November 10 were full of anticipation for me since this was my first time volunteering for Snail Mail My Email (SMME). When I got my first email request, I was really nervous and felt a little bit of pressure to perform well…what if they…

The Fourth Annual Snail Mail My Email

Update November 14, 2014: Unfortunately, the letter submission part of this project has closed early, but for a very good reason. This project received over 7,000 email submissions since Monday!! Just imagining all that mail being sent around the world is such a wonderful feeling. Once I have finished designing all of the letters assigned…

Travel Mail Back

Traveling Mail Art

As much as I love making envelopes, I have never really created themed mail art that has been pieced together from a variety of sources. Enter the travel-themed mail art swap. The goal was to creat an envelope based on a recent trip, an upcoming trip, or travel in general. I decided to use a…

Good Mail Day

A Good Mail Day

I finally decided to add this wonderful mail art book to my arsenal of mail supplies. It goes over everything you could need to get started on some mail art projects – from making envelopes and mailing “naked” objects to penpal etiquette – and is definitely inspires me to think outside the envelope for my…

Incoming

It has been a few months since I’ve shared mail that has come and gone, mostly because in April we moved. Moving can be such a fun process, but there was about a three week period where I didn’t get any mail. I think mostly because the post office was figuring out my mail forwarding…