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The Amazing Postcard Swap Return

The Amazing Postcard Swap Return

Yes! Opening the mailbox is a favorite part of the #DIYpostcardSwap this time of year. Receiving postcards that are handmade, artsy, funny, detailed, special, beautiful – what a joy it is each year. What a great tradition this swap is becoming. Here are the ones I’ve gotten in my favorite spring swap, the iHanna DIY […]

Creative Snapshots | Forsythia in Bloom

Creative Snapshots | Forsythia in Bloom

Ten handmade postcards written and sent – on their way to six different countries around the globe right now… Love the iHanna Postcard Swap Project all the way through the entire process of setting it up and sending them off. The Forsythia twigs I brought in for Easter are beeeautiful right now. Here are some […]

More DIY Painted Postcards

More DIY Painted Postcards

These painted postcards are cousins of the blue paint postcards, and the previous four are their siblings! I have made four cards out of one sheet of painted paper, twelve in total this time. I always make a few extra when I’m in the flow but also because I enjoy keeping at least one for […]

DIY Painted Postcards

DIY Painted Postcards

Don’t look now if you’re in the swap and want suprises in your mail box – but I can not wait to share more of my postcards! I looove these DIY Postcards, made in the same way as the blue one. Acrylic paint in layer upon layer! After I cut the painting into four pieces […]

Painting a paper and Making Four Postcar...

Painting a paper and Making Four Postcards

Like I’ve already mentioned, this year I’m very inspired by Jane Davies and her postcard tutorial video, where she is painting a big piece of paper that she then cut apart into four postcards. One big paper and then ta-daa, postcards! I love the randomness of that! I’ve already tried the method with my most […]

Shared Mail Art Links

Shared Mail Art Links

Favorite bloggers and friends (like Quinn and Madde) have mentioned the swap on their blog (and on g+, instagram & twitter etc), something I’m very grateful for. When you’ve posted something about your postcard process or the finished cards, feel free to share that post’s link address below along with your first name or nickname […]

DIY Postcard Swap 2013

DIY Postcard Swap 2013

It’s time for iHanna’s DIY Postcard Swap! Sign up now and start your mail art experimenting today! The second year of the DIY Postcard Swap a whopping 2800 postcards were created! This year is the fourth time I’m doing a spring swap because I still love swapping and receiving handmade mail art! How about you? […]