Category Archives: postcards

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4772…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s octopus is the one in the posh department store trying on brightly coloured Bermuda shorts for the summer season. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Well, here is a very straightforward mail art postcard, a simple collage on bright card … Continue reading

Posted in advertising, art, arts, brain, celebrities, colours, composition, cool, creation, drama, dreaming, expletives, fashion, Grumpiness, humour, information, politics, postcards, puzzle, serendipity, style, surrealism, swearing, TV, war, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4833…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Tpoday’s typing error is the word Tpoday’s. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> A mail art postcard, a simple collage on bright card using clippings from that asinine UK TV listings magazine What’s On TV. Actually only the eyes come from … Continue reading

Posted in advertising, art, arts, brain, colours, composition, cool, creation, design, history, humour, information, Mail Art, postcards, puzzle, seeing, serendipity, style, surrealism, thinking, TV, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4819…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s elephant in the room is the one turning the furniture upside down trying to find her lost spectacles… >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Yes, another mail art postcard, a simple collage on bright card using clippings from that awful … Continue reading

Posted in art, arts, brain, composition, conversation, cool, cricket, design, drama, dreaming, Grumpiness, humour, postcards, puzzle, religion, serendipity, smiling, style, surrealism, TV | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4814…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s lost plectrum is the one that was eventually found under a plump red velvet cushion in Her Majesty the Queen’s state coach. (click) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Quick! Put your shades on, this is a very bright postcard! … Continue reading

Posted in animals, art, arts, brain, colours, composition, conversation, cool, design, drama, food, guitars, humour, Mail Art, postcards, puzzle, Royalty, seeing, serendipity, style, surrealism, TV, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4679…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s quotation is from Vladimir Nabokov’s 1933 novel Laughter in the Dark, which I am currently re-reading: One day, as she was standing at the corner of the street, a fellow on a red motorcycle, whom … Continue reading

Posted in academia, advertising, art, arts, books, brain, colours, composition, cool, creation, fashion, finance, humour, information, money, observations, postcards, puzzle, reading, seeing, serendipity, style, surrealism, thinking, words, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4783…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s confused film star is Holdie Gawn. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> It’s alright, nothing to worry about. It’s only a silly mail art postcard, a simple collage on bright card using clippings from that trashy UK TV listings magazine, … Continue reading

Posted in advertising, animals, art, arts, celebrities, composition, conversation, cool, creation, dreaming, food, humour, information, photography, postcards, serendipity, surrealism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4634…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s carefully selected adjectives are: arithmetic, saussuritic, Typhonian, machicolated, dolabriform, and chubby. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Yet another of my mail art postcards, a simple collage on bright card using clippings from that dumbed-down and tawdry UK TV listings … Continue reading

Posted in adjectives, art, arts, brain, composition, cool, creation, existentialism, information, Mail Art, mind, postcards, puzzle, religion, seeing, serendipity, surrealism, thinking, war | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4813…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s dictionary words are: wittol, pastourelle, wishtonwish, gantlope, rockaway, and ballow. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie’s Persian cat Jemima first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. The … Continue reading

Posted in academia, animals, art, brain, colours, composition, creation, drama, dreaming, humour, information, magic, mind, postcards, puzzle, seeing, smiling, style, surrealism, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4811…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s anaconda is the one snoozing unseen under the back row of pews at the wedding service in Westminster Abbey. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Hm… another of my mail art postcards, a simple collage on bright card using clippings … Continue reading

Posted in advertising, animals, art, brain, colours, composition, creation, drama, humour, information, magic, Mail Art, observations, postcards, puzzle, serendipity, surrealism, sweating, TV, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mail art postcard. No. 4695…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s confused film star is Gel Mibson. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Ah, another of my mail art postcards – a simple collage on bright card using clippings from that awful British TV listings magazine What’s On TV. If I … Continue reading

Posted in animals, art, brain, celebrities, colours, composition, cool, creation, Film, food, history, humour, information, observations, postcards, puzzle, seeing, serendipity, surrealism, thinking, TV, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4659…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s dictionary words are: accoy, sposh, wheeple, rebeck, flammule, bouleversement, and zoiatria. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. The professor will … Continue reading

Posted in advertising, art, brain, composition, creation, drama, humour, information, Mail Art, mind, postcards, puzzle, religion, seeing, serendipity, style, surrealism, TV, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4743…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe (Europe, only a few days left!): Today’s anaconda is the one blatantly occupying six seats in the otherwise full cinema, the film is Frozen 2. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Yes, it’s another of my silly mail art postcards, a … Continue reading

Posted in animals, art, brain, composition, creation, Film, humour, information, politics, postcards, puzzle, seeing, serendipity, sex, smiling, style, surrealism, TV | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mail Art Postcard No. 4788…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s quotation is from Vladimir Nabokov’s 1928 novel, King, Queen, Knave, which I re-read recently: Martha sat down at a little distance from him on a settee and lifted her foot off the floor, examining from … Continue reading

Posted in advertising, art, books, brain, celebrities, history, humour, information, postcards, puzzle, reading, serendipity, smiling, style, surrealism, TV, words, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4782…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s very nice Latin word is Plumbum. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> A recently composed mail art postcard, a simple collage on rather insipid looking card (I had run out of those nice bright fluorescent ones at the time) using … Continue reading

Posted in animals, art, brain, celebrities, composition, conversation, cool, creation, drama, dreaming, Grumpiness, humour, information, Mail Art, postcards, smiling, style, surrealism, swearing, TV, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4785…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s dictionary words are: triaconter, yerk, loriot, coistril, contrafagotto, ignaro, and bobbery. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. Should the professor … Continue reading

Posted in art, brain, colours, composition, cool, creation, design, humour, information, Mail Art, mind, postcards, puzzle, seeing, serendipity, smiling, style, surrealism, thinking, TV, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4768…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s existential angst is centred around the look and sound of the word obfuscate. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Ho ho ho ho!… Yes, here’s another of my famous Mail Art postcards – a simple collage on bright card using … Continue reading

Posted in advertising, art, celebrities, composition, drama, existentialism, Film, humour, information, postcards, puzzle, serendipity, style, surrealism, TV | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Mail art postcard. No. 4611…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s very juicy sounding word is, molybdenum. (M) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Here’s another of my silly mail art postcards – a simple collage on bright card using cuttings from that asinine British TV listings magazine What’s On TV. … Continue reading

Posted in advertising, art, brain, celebrities, cool, drama, Film, history, humour, information, jobs, Mail Art, postcards, serendipity, surrealism, TV, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Mail Art Postcard. No. 4777…

But first… Dulltown UK/Europe: Today’s confused film stars are: Balle Herry and Zenee Rellweger. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Friday, Saturday – what a difference a day can make! Yes, yet another of my Mail Art postcards – a simple collage on bright card … Continue reading

Posted in art, brain, celebrities, colours, composition, cool, drama, dreaming, fashion, Grumpiness, history, humour, information, Mail Art, observations, postcards, serendipity, smiling, style, surrealism, thinking, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Mail art postcard. No. 4636…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s euphemism used as a substitute for the word ‘God’ in an oath or expletive can be chosen from these popular 15th c. to 19th c. ones: Cock, Gog, Cod, Cat, Cud, Od, Ad, Ud and … Continue reading

Posted in art, brain, composition, creation, drama, expletives, history, humour, information, Mail Art, postcards, puzzle, seeing, serendipity, surrealism, swearing, theatre, TV, words | 2 Comments

Mail art postcard No. 4676…

But first… Dulltown, UK/Europe: Today’s made-up word is pluffage. I am open to suggestions as to what this word might mean – for example, the arrangement of feathers on a duck’s underbelly? >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Oh dear! This really is horrible, isn’t … Continue reading

Posted in animals, art, brain, composition, creation, humour, information, Mail Art, postcards, seeing, serendipity, style, surrealism, words | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments