Sunday, July 23, 2017

Scott Bakula, Los Angeles, California, USA

Inspired by the new Canada Post Stamps of the Star Trek Captains, I wrote to each of the featured Captains. Post Card mailing # 1205 featured Captain Archer/Scott Bakula. Pleased to see he is the first to reply . . much appreciated . . 
more about actor Scott Bakula at: Scott Bakula -Wiki

Saturday, July 22, 2017

President Emmanuel Macron, Paris, FRANCE

Quite a pleasant surprise today when I checked the mailbox. This signed portrait of President Emmanuel Jean-Michel Frédéric Macron arrived in response to postcard mailing #1215. 

Friday, July 21, 2017

Ben Miller, London, ENGLAND

Delighted to get portrait post card # 1124 in today's mail.
Many Thanks to Actor, Comedian, Director, Ben Miller. 
See more about Ben's career at: BEN MILLER

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Keith Brooks, Victoria, British Columbia, CANADA

Thanks to friend, photographer and entrepreneur Keith for this latest addition to the Palace walls . . 
See you in the mail . . or perhaps for a studio visit one day.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Jenson Kerr, Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA

Many Thanks to Actor Jenson Kerr for taking the time to sign and send this gorgeous headshot for the Portrait Palace Project . . See more about Jenson at: IMDb - Jenson Kerr

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Jeffrey Feldman, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA

Many Thanks Jeffrey  . . glad to have you on board the portrait train . . . see you in the mail.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Jessie French, Mountain Centre, California, USA

Thanks Jessie . . . looks like an intense sunlight helping to create this latest self portrait in the sand.
See you in the mail.

Monday, July 10, 2017

Dee Wallace, Calabasas, California, USA

Many Thanks to Actress Dee Wallace for the return of portrait postcard #1122 
and the inclusion of the portrait with ET . . It's moments when the mail brings these added surprises that I really am encouraged to continue with my CorresponDancing . . Much appreciated Dee  . . with Love from Canada!

Saturday, July 1, 2017

Roberto Formigoni, Brescia, ITALY

Many Thanks Roberto for this collage of artists from the 100 years of Cavellini mail art gathering in Italy.

Friday, June 30, 2017

Donnelly Rhodes, Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA

As they say "perseverance furthers"  . . Many Thanks to Actor Donnelly Rhodes for the return of post card # 1121 in the series of mailings.

More about Donnelly and his career at: Donnelly Rhodes

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Katerina Nikoltsou, (MomKat), Thessaloniki, GREECE

Thanks Katerina . . "Momkat"
Much appreciated . . will see you in the mail soon!

Christian Pietzke, Berlin, GERMANY

Many Thanks to Christian for this collage and drawing portrait that arrived today.
(loved the stamps on the envelope too)

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Danny Gunn, Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA

Many Thanks to Dylan Gunn for the "Danny Card" 
A special edition mailing in tribute to the life of this amazing loving man. 
So when (not if) you are struggling, and you are walking that line between light and dark, pull out your Danny Card, and know that he is there to help us, no matter which side we happen to be on.

°Never stop asking yourself "Who Am I?"
°Be honest with yourself and others
° Passionately pursue things you care about
° Value community, friends and family

Methods of Play
The "Danny"
° Play in support of another player

The "Self-Danny"
°Play to support yourself

Javier F Granda, Asturias, SPAIN

Gracias Javier . . 
Out of the winter shadows arises a bearded man of mystery

Friday, June 16, 2017

Michael Caine, London, ENGLAND

Another highlight in the mailbox reveals . . 
Many Thanks to actor Michael Caine for the return of postcard # 1161
More about Michael's career at: MICHAEL CAINE

Carlotta Gurl, Carl McDonald, Vancouver, British Columbia, CANADA

Many Thanks to the Ever Fabulous and Divine Carlotta Gurl . . 
Many Thanks my friend.

Friday, June 9, 2017

Matt Lucas, London, ENGLAND

Many Thanks Matt, very much appreciated. Postcard # 1170 now joins the collection.
More about Matt at: MATT LUCAS

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Nihal Gures, Istanbul, TURKEY

"Bosphorus Peace Kontessi"
Drawing on Paper
Many Thanks Nihal 

Friday, June 2, 2017

Peter Lupus, Mesa, Arizona, USA

Many Thanks to Peter Lupus for the very efficient return of postcard # 1171
and the additional portraits.  . . very much appreciated Peter.
More about Peter and his career here: PETER LUPUS

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA

Delighted to have my postman hand this envelope to me today from the Prime Minister's office.
Postcard # 1140 now joins the wall of portraits at Studio J.  — Merci Beaucoup Sophie!
More about Sophie at: Sophie Gregoire Trudeau

Monday, May 8, 2017

Kiyomitsu Saito, Long Island City, New York, USA

Thanks to artist Saito for this portrait

Check out art from K.Saito at: KSAITO57

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Portrait Documentation Page 71

Thanks to everyone for their contribution to page 71

Brian Terwilliger — USA, Emilio Morandi — ITALY, Tab Hunter — USA, William Trevitt — ENGLAND, Warwick Rowers — ENGLAND, Paul Toussaint — USA
Robert Bateman — CANADA, Domenico Severino — ITALY, Menzer Pehlivan — USA, Torill Elizabeth Larsen — NORWAY, Sugar Irmer — GERMANY, Mary Crosby — USA
Danny John-Jules — ENGLAND, Virginia Milici — ITALY, Dr. Sam Willis — ENGLAND, Lucia Spagnuolo — ITALY, Hagitha Krystal — USA, Mzia Valerian — BELGIUM
Ronnie Burkett — CANADA, Herma Kamphuis — The NETHERLANDS, Nancy and Errol Rubin — USA, Emilio Carrrasco — MEXICO, Christopher Wayne and Mike Tyler — AUSTRALIA, Harvey Fierstein, — USA

Harvey Fierstein, New York, New York, USA

Harvey and Edna . . what a great mail day!
Many Thanks to the very talented actor, writer, Harvey Fierstein

Marc Deb, Arras, FRANCE

Many Thanks to mail artist Marc Deb for the return of portrait postcard # 1119 
See you in the mail!

Marc has an ongoing Zine project "SPLEEN"

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Emilio Carrrasco, Zacatecas, MEXICO

A print work arrives from Emilio in Mexico. Many Thanks my friend. . . good to hear from you.