Thursday, July 13, 2017
Cascadia and I have the same idea of a creepy clown
I have had this postcard on my desk ever since it arrived quite a long time ago. I sent a clown to mail art martha and intended to send one back to Cascadia Art Post but to be honest, this card says everything I might have said anyway.
I may have told you before that I went on BOZO the clown when I was a kid. It was on my birthday so I got to blow kisses to the audience and emerge from some object. I must have liked BOZO but I can't remember and it baffles me if I did. I know I hated going to birthday parties with clowns.
Then about ten years ago I worked with a clown named Ken and together we transformed the way I was teaching a year eleven class. Boy was he smart and edgy and uncomfortable so my ideas about clowns changed. But let me tell you, this clown. What a BOZO and it is certainly no joke! Thank you Cascadia. As ever you did that thing that mail art can do so well! CHECK OUT THE STAMPS!
Below what I sent to Martha and a link http://clownparadeproject.blogspot.co.uk to the other clowns!