Letter Writing Social in South Carolina
Letter Writing Socials are beginning to pop up everywhere!
If you are in the area you will want to be part of this inaugural Letter Writing Social in Columbia, South Carolina on May 14th, 2017.
Pen pals, mail art and more.
I met the organizer, Simone Que (what a great pen name) via our mutual addiction to stationery and love of letter writing. In fact, Simone ordered one of my DIY Letter Writing Social kits and she hasn’t looked back.
For all you snail mail fans you will feel right at home at Mail Design Society where you can subscribe and find pen pals and like minded mail art enthusiasts.
Mail Art Kit
Sign up by May 13th and receive a mail art kit like the one above. I hear there will be vintage stamps and other stationery treasures as well. For the typewriter aficionados in the crowd, bring along your typewriter and enjoy an afternoon of refreshments while writing letters.
The next Letter Writing Social in Calgary is coming up on May 8th just in time to write Mom a letter for Mother’s Day.
Interested in starting your own Letter Writing Social? I’ll be your biggest fan.
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