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WIYM: Mail Art Envelope: Match a Stamp!

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WIYM:  Mail Art Envelope:  Match a Stamp!
Group:What's in your mailbox?
Swap Coordinator:isabellasnow (contact)
Swap categories: Mail Art 
Number of people in swap:11
Location:International
Type:Type 3: Package or craft
Last day to signup/drop:July 10, 2017
Date items must be sent by:July 26, 2017
Number of swap partners:1
Description:

Hi swappers!

For this swap you'll be creating a piece of mail art: the twist is that at least one of the elements of your mail art must 'match' whatever stamp(s) you wish to use. . .

You may create your own envelope or use a ready-made envelope.

Any type of 'art' counts: drawing, painting, collage, washi-ing, etc. If you're not particularly artistic you might even choose to use patterned paper to create an envelope that relates to your stamp(s).

Here's an example:

Draw or paint flowers on a ready-made envelope and finish it off with a couple of flower stamps . . . easy peasy!

Inside the envelope please include an inexpensive flat surprise--sender's choice.

Sound like fun? I hope you'll join me in playing this 'match game!'

Discussion

ArtyBeth3 06/30/2017 #

This sounds like a fabulously fun challenge! I'll play. :)

lou 07/ 3/2017 #

Maybe you will host this as a series? Such a great idea!!

Dasha 07/ 9/2017 #

I cannot participate now, but hope you will host this again.

isabellasnow 07/10/2017 #

I will host a series of postal-themed mail art swaps!

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