Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Mail Art: 1st Postcard of the Exchange Year

Title: Circular Movement
Genre: Abstract Pen & Ink
Date: August 2010

This is my first postcard design for the2010-2011 year of exchanging, which is the 2nd year of the Mail Art Group. This postcard went to Postcard Pal Ranita!

Monday, August 9, 2010

Mail Art in Review: Luncheon

My mail art group is beginning a 2nd year of exchanging postcards. We have several returning members as well as a few new members. Members of the group live in Florida, Virginia, and North Carolina. We recently had our 1st annual luncheon to share our collection of postcards, meet each other, share refreshments, and learn some new art techniques.

Monday, August 2, 2010

Mail Art: 2010 Teacher Exhibit

Just as last year, my art lead teacher asked all art teachers to design postcards over the summer and send them to her for an exhibit to be held at our first meeting of the year. Here are my first three designs.

Title: Experiments with Pen and Ink Techniques
Media: Pen & Ink
Date: July 2010

Title: Blending the Old with the New
Media: Pen & Ink, Colored Pencil, Watercolor Paint
Date: August 2010

Title: Reflections on a Window
Media: Pen & Ink, Colored Pencil, Gel Medium, Photography
Date: July 2010
Note: Photos were taken in St. Augustine, FL.