Mail Art Postcard No. 4536…

But first…
Dulltown, Europe: Today’s fine 16th c. English expletive is ‘I fart at thee!…’
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4536 DSCN3989Hm, here’s another of my mail art postcards, a simple collage using items snipped from an old copy of that awful British TV listings magazine What’s On TV.
Well I don’t think I need say much about this one, it is obviously a piece dealing with the feelings that we all experience when, late for work, we are stuck in a malfunctioning lift full of jostling cheek-to-cheek plump satsumas first thing on a Monday morning…
By the way, the colour of the background card looks a bit odd on this one. The original card is not really that strange fleshy pink, but is actually a rich fluorescent red – my little camera is sometimes a bit iffy when it comes to fluorescent colours – sorry about that. Still, serendipitously, this colour does have the tint of an embarrassed blush about it, and does nicely relate to the subject matter…

About Dave Whatt

Grumpy old surrealist artist, musician, postcard maker, bluesman, theatre set designer, and debonair man-about-town. My favourite tools are the plectrum and the pencil...
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2 Responses to Mail Art Postcard No. 4536…

  1. julie harms says:

    It seems to me that ‘eyes’ seem to take a central part in you work…

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