Iron Maiden fans are very passionate. I bet you they would literally run to the hills to get the latest Royal Mail official commemorative stamps.
The US Postal Service’s new Peanuts stamps celebrate the centennial birth of Charles M. Schulz, the stamps reflect Schulz’s rich imagination and great humanity.
“Go Beyond” is a pane of 20 stamps arranged in four horizontal rows of five stamps featuring the image of Buzz Lightyear, a Space Ranger marooned on a planet 4.2 million light-years from Earth. Greg Breeding was the art director using illustrations from Pixar Animation Studios.
The extraordinarily versatile Shel Silverstein (1930–1999) was one of the 20th century’s most imaginative authors and illustrators. His picture book “The Giving Tree” and his quirky poetry collections are beloved by children everywhere. The stamp art features a version of the illustration of a boy catching an apple that appears on the cover of “The Giving Tree.” Published in 1964, the best-selling tale of selflessness is considered a children’s literature classic. Art director Derry Noyes designed the stamp.
The U.S. Postal Service commemorates the Day of the Dead, an increasingly popular holiday in the United States, with the release of four new Forever stamps. A dedication ceremony for the stamps was held today at the El Paso Museum of Art.
The USPS celebrates the most important heavenly body in the sky. The sun. The postal service uses images from NASA’s Solar Dynamics Observatory to illustrate different solar phenomena.
U.S. Postal Service releasing a series of scratch-and-sniff icy pops on stick stamps.
Christmas is only official when “Charlie Brown Christmas” airs somewhere a few days before December 25th. This year Christmas comes a bit earlier on October… Read More »50th Anniversary ‘Charlie Brown Christmas’ Stamps
A popular Canadian collection of stamp oddities is printed each year called Roadside Attractions. This year they have four new stamps that include such roadside… Read More »Canadian Roadside Attractions Stamp Collection
The Post Office (USPS) is honoring the greatest industrial designers that shaped our daily lives. The things we use daily that we take for granted… Read More »The Pioneers of American Industrial Design Stamps