Category Archives: Mail Art

ATCs, Art post cards,Fat book pages, chunky book pages,Art dolls,Altered boxes

Turn your landscape sketches into greeting cards

Watercolors are one of the best mediums for quick landscape sketches. More often our sketches are just simplified captures of the nature scenes or objects. They may not be perfect or completely finished work of art, but a quick impression with … Continue reading

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ACEO for today.

ACEO is an original miniature painting the size of trading card 2,5 in x3,5 in. I find the size perfect for  thumbnail sketches. Today I painted with acrylics Waterfall and Mountain landscape on cardstock and Tulip on denim fabric.

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Miniature art

These 2 new paintings are 4×4 in, done in acrylics for the “Garden Life” Chunky book pages SWAP at http://atcsforall.com/. “Bird feeder” is painted on a cardboard, “Forget-me-not” – on cotton fabric panel I made myself. I like how with the … Continue reading

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ATCs for today

Creating ATCs as a Mail art hobby is a wonderful way to meet new people , connect with inspiring artists around the world. If you collect ATCs and interested in personal trading , please contact me by email. Dragonfly is a … Continue reading

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Playing with Art dolls

Do you play with Art dolls? To me it is a relatively new type of artwork. There are two more Art dolls I wanted to share with you. They both were created for the SWAP at atcsforall.com and made as collectible art. These … Continue reading

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Picasso people. Art journal spread ( pages 30-31) and paper Art dolls characters.

Once I had to create paper Art dolls for the SWAP at atcsforall.com. Art doll are created as collectables. They all are original , unique. I had never made Art dolls before. The theme was “Picasso people”. Without any hesitation … Continue reading

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New Chunky book pages(mixed media)

Two years ago I started collecting 4″x4″  Chunky book pages on certain themes. Usually these pieces of art are done in variety of mixed media techniques. Pages are thick and sturdy with dimensional embellishments . This week I created 4 pages for … Continue reading

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Fat book. Miniature art collection.

Fat book pages’ size is a perfect format for a thumbnail sketch or color mixing exercise. It is also a great way to create a miniature art piece to exchange with other artists as a form of mail art. This … Continue reading

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Fat book “Art treasures”.

I decided to use metal book rings  for binding pages, because I wanted to make this book refillable . Also it is important for me to be able to open pages flat to paint or draw in it comfortably. This way … Continue reading

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Mail art.

For the last few years I have been involved  in variety of mail art exchanges through the wonderful art community on http://www.atcsforall.com/. Artists trade ATCs, chunky book pages (4x4in), Art post cards, Art dolls, etc. Currently I am hosting a … Continue reading

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