Thursday, January 31, 2019

Gandalf from Lord of the Rings

A Wizard is Never Late

This postcard features Gandalf from Lord of the Rings and was postmarked from Russia in 2018. 

2001: A Space Odyssey


2001: A Space Odyssey
An epic drama of adventure and exploration

Man's colony of the Moon ... a whole new generation has been born and is living here ... a quarter-million miles from Earth.

Director Stanly Kubrick
Stars: Kier Dullea, Gary Lockwood, William Sylvester

This movie poster postcard was printed in 1985, however, it was mailed in 2018 from Belgium.

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2001: A Space Odyssey is a science fiction film that was inspired by Clarke's short story "The Sentinel".  It was first released on April 2, 1968.

Smurfs, Happy Smurf Floating

Happy Smurf

This postcard was postmarked in 2018 from Belgium with two Smurf stamps. 

Three WonderGround Star Wars Postcards, Rey and Princess Leia

Original Artwork of
"The Scavenger From Jakku"
by artist Joe Corroney

Rey was played by Daisy Ridley.
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Original Artwork of
"Rey and BB-8"
by artist Jasmine Becket-Griffith
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Original Artwork of
"Rebel With a Cause"
by artist Leilani Joy

WonderGround Gallery
The Art of Walt Disney World

All three of these postcards were bought at Walt Disney World in 2017 for $ 4.99 each. 

Saturday, December 29, 2018

Harry Potter Book 7, Richard Bremmer as Voldemort.















Harry Potter
Postcard Book 7

15 fantastic Harry Potter postcard to keep or send, each featuring characters and events from the Harry Potter films.

This set is from 2009, Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc.  It features Richard Bremmer as Voldemort.  

One of the postcards also has Timothy Spall as Peter Pettigrew. 

Thursday, December 20, 2018

The Rescuers, Albatross Airlines

Jag / vi kommer tillbaka den /  kl._____

Translation from Swedish:
I / we will return / at._____

This postcard features Orville from Albatross Airlines with Bernard and Miss Bianca from the Disney movie The Rescuers.

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The Rescuers, released on June 22, 1977, was Disney's 23 animated movie.

The film is about two mice, Bernard and his co-agent Miss Bianca, and how they rescue Penny, an orphan girl being held prisoner by Madame Medusa.

The film is based on a series of books by Margery Sharp.

Sesame Street Muppet Characters for Halloween

Happy Halloween
Sesame WorkShop

The featured Sesame Street muppets are:
Zoe, Cookie Monster, Big Bird, Elmo, Bert, and Ernie.

This postcard is from 2017.  

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

A Handmade Quilted Postcard featuring Minions made of Lego Bricks

Celebrate

wishing you a day filled with good things

This incredible handmade postcard features three minions made of LEGO bricks on fabric.

It was quilted by Donna Brockman and postmarked in 2017.   

Peter Capaldi

National Portrait Gallery

Peter Capaldi
Photo by Paul Stuart, June 2014

The purchase of this postcard supports the National Portrait Gallery, London.

The sender writes:

I saw the episode where Doctor Who lost his sight.  I'm not sure if I want to see the next episode!  I just LOVE Capaldi!

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Peter Dougan Capaldi (born 14 April 1958) is a Scottish actor, writer and director. He portrayed the twelfth incarnation of the Doctor in Doctor Who and Malcolm Tucker the spin doctor in The Thick of It, for which he has received four British Academy Television Award nominations, winning Best Male Comedy Performance in 2010. 

Four Postcards from The Clone Wars, Star Wars

Anakin Skywalker and Ahsoka Tano
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Anakin Skywalker
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Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker
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Clone Troppers (Before they became Stormtroopers)

Star Wars
The Clone Wars

All four of the postcards were printed in Sweden in 2008. 

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Star Wars: The Clone Wars is an American 3D CGI animated television series created by George Lucas and produced by Lucasfilm Animation.  The series debuted on Cartoon Network on October 3, 2008. It is set in the fictional Star Wars galaxy during the three years between the prequel films Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith.

Kylo Ren from Star Wars

Awaken Summer

Disney's Hollywood Studios
Discover galaxies far, far way with all-new Star Wars experiences this summer at Disney's Hollywood Studios!

This postcard features Kylo Ren and is from a 2016 set of four postcards.  The information printed on the packaging reads:

A Gift For Our Passholders!
Enjoy these commemorative 'Awaken Summer' postcards!
Tear 'em out, frame 'em or even mail 'em to friends.
And don't forget to experience Awaken Summer
only at Walt Disney Worlds Resort! 

Disney's Frozen

Awaken Summer

Epcot.
Set sail for Arendelle this summer with brand-new Frozen additions to the Norway Pavilion in Epcot!

This is from a 2016 set of four postcards.  The information printed on the packaging reads:

A Gift For Our Passholders!
Enjoy these commemorative 'Awaken Summer' postcards!
Tear 'em out, frame 'em or even mail 'em to friends.
And don't forget to experience Awaken Summer
only at Walt Disney Worlds Resort! 

Disney's Tangled

Awaken Summer

Magic Kingdom Park
Enjoy the new musical adventure Mickey's Royal Friendship Faire, featuring Characters from Tangled, The Princess and the Frog and Frozen, this summer at Magic Kingdom Park!

This is from a 2016 set of four postcards.  The information printed on the packaging reads:

A Gift For Our Passholders!
Enjoy these commemorative 'Awaken Summer' postcards!
Tear 'em out, frame 'em or even mail 'em to friends.
And don't forget to experience Awaken Summer
only at Walt Disney Worlds Resort! 

Two Smurf Postcards from Finland

Iloista Juhlapaivaa
(Happy Celebration)

Smurfit  (Finnish for Smurfs)

2017
Smurfit  (Finnish for Smurfs)
This one features Gargamel and his cat Azrael.

2017

Monday, November 12, 2018

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Prince William Playing Soccer as a Child

Prince William playing football at Kensington Palace, 1984

This postcard is from the Royal Collection Trust and was printed in England in 2014. 

The William Shakespeare Monument at Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey
Shakespeare Monument

William Shakespeare 1564 - 1616
Buried At Stratford-On-Avon

This postcard is from 2009.

Albert Einstein made from LEGO Bricks

LEGOLAND Florida

The Imagination Zone is filled with hands-on fun with Build and Test, LEGO WINDSTORMS, WB Games Zone and Hero Factory.

This postcard features a LEGO version of Albert Einstein and is from 2015.