Archive for May, 2013

Beauty in Unexpected Places!

Posted in Photography, Seattle, Street Photography, Uncategorized on May 10, 2013 by jennytucker

Beauty in Unexpected Places!

Here is one of the photos I “liberated” in the Liberate Your Art Postcard Swap. I took this photo at my neighborhood Kentucky Fried Chicken fast food joint. The photo is straight out of the camera – – untouched.

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Liberate Your Art! Postcard Swap

Posted in Exhibitions, Photography, Uncategorized on May 9, 2013 by jennytucker


This year I participated in Liberate Your Art – a postcard swap. It is an annual event, whereby artists from all over the world send postcards of their art to a central location. The artist in charge of the event (http://kateyestudio.com/) then gathers and randomly distributes all the postcards to other participants. It has been a long time since I have found myself waiting by the mailbox for some exciting mail – normally my box is full of bills and an occasional card from my Grandma’s cousin-in-law…

I sent out random photographs – some abandoned shots, a shot of some beautiful architecture at my local Kentucky Fried Chicken, a food photo with recipe attached, and a local Seattle landscape shot.

I received several beautiful photographs – one of a coffee cup, and several of beautiful artwork from around the world. The only thing I wish is that more people had listed where they were sending the postcard from – like their hometown/country. It would have been even more exciting for me to be able to tell where the art originated (for thso

This was so much fun, I will definitely participate again next year – – and I encourage others to do the same!