This is the back of an envelope I made for my Introduction to Art Concepts & Techniques course. We are studying “Correspondence with Memory” this week, which is Mail Art with a theme of Memories.
Some of my favorite memories are those of travel. I made my envelope from a map of
, where I visited last year. As I
walked the streets of Bodrum, the map became well worn. My best memories of my trip to Bodrum, Turkey involve the wonderful, kind, hospitable people and
the fabulous ruins, so I glued pictures of these to the envelope. Inside the envelope is a ticket to an
archaeological site and a rose made for me by a waiter from a napkin. I hope people will want to make a trip to Turkey when they see this mail art! Turkey
Here is the front of the envelope: