Mail Art Postcard No. 4564…

But first…
Dulltown, Europe: Today’s existential angst is centred around the word ‘preternatural’.
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WP F 4564Hello?… Yes?… Oh, right… No, no, I really am sorry Your Majesty… No… I didn’t mean any disrespect, well perhaps just a little bit, and… No, no, yes, Your Majesty, of course, I do understand… You’ll be sending who around?… Oh dear… Look, I’ll take the postcard down… It was only a bit of fun you know… anyway, people do say that you have a jolly good sense of humour… See, you are smiling in the picture… Oh, alright then… What!… the Tower of London?… No, I don’t think that would be… Hello?… Hello?… Damn! I think she’s hung up on me…

No, but really, it’s just another of my ‘transplanted eyes’ mail art postcards – a simple collage using snippets from that awful British TV magazine, What’s On TV.
Mm, that’s a very nice hat though isn’t it? It looks like the sort of thing you could sprinkle dried fruit over, pour milk on, and have for breakfast…

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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One Response to Mail Art Postcard No. 4564…

  1. I always thought the queen grimaced, rather than smiled. Must be very hard work being the queen, not showing favour to any one side or person – unless there is a sword involved of course.

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