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Mail Art Postcard No. 4700…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s dictionary words are: proglottis, ventil, himation, triquetra, lavolt, and poitrel. Please have these words looked up and placed in suitable sentences ready for Professor Mouldie first thing after breakfast tomorrow morning. Should the professor turn … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard. No. 4483…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s instruction: as soon as it gets dark, pretend to be a 1940s film noir detective, slouch around your town centre for a while wearing your trench coat and smoking plenty of cigarettes – then go … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard. No. 4587…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s expletive, is from Bob Acres, a character in Sheridan’s 1775 play The Rivals – after a musical evening he says, ‘Odds minims and crotchets! How she did chirrup!’ (From Bozzimacoo: Origins & Meanings of Oaths … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard No. 4624…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s unusual pencil sharpener is the one shaped like the smell of a freshly opened packet of coffee. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Ah, another of my mail art postcards! Just a simple collage on bright card using clippings from … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard No. 4566…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s ancient Egyptian deity, appearing as a semi-mummified man with a skull-cap and was-djed-ankh sceptre, is the god Ptah from Memphis. His associations are creator and craftsmen. (Ptah) >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Hey! Let’s have a postcard today! It … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard No. 4658…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s instruction is to lie face down on a nearby bed and make movements as if you are swimming, the crawl would probably be the best stroke to use; after ten minutes stop and rest, and … Continue reading

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Mail Art Postcard No. 4497…

But first… Dulltown, UK: Today’s colours are: beer brown, vulgar violet, crispy coral, moping mauve, gregarious green, yawning yellow, and bickering black. >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Oh, these cards will be worth a fortune one day!… Yes, it’s another of my mail art … Continue reading

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