Tellinga provides a creative platform for American artists to express themselves, network with fellow artists, and showcase their artistic ability. Tellinga artists are totally reimagining the traditional postcard by turning it into a storytelling experience. Every love card is handcrafted in the USA and help fund worthwhile causes, including breast cancer, Alzheimer's disease, and (PTSD).
My name is Keandra, I was born and raised in Houston, and I’ve been an artist my whole life. Even though I’ve always been a self-taught artist, I’m ready to learn more, grow and develop into an even greater sketch artist. Send out a card today!
Hi, I’m Alexis! I was born, raised, and am currently residing in Connecticut, which is also where I obtained my Bachelor’s degree in Illustration. As an artist, I love giving life to characters and stories to create personalized gifts for you. Beyond my work, I am an amateur cosplayer and an avid collector of statue figures. I also love original production art from old hand-drawn animations and the lost art of love letters. Mail a card to your pen pal!
My name is Gozie, and I have wanted to be a cartoonist ever since I first held a pencil. I was born and raised in New Mexico and recently moved to Dallas, TX. I spent all of my school years doodling comics and showing them off to friends and teachers. I attended SCAD after high school, and I got my BFA and MFA in animation. Outside of drawing, my hobbies include epistolary, playing video games, listening to music, and creating love books. Mail a card today!
Illustrator and Concept Artist from Houston, TX. I create storyboards for Crazy Beard Entertainment and Co-Founder of The Goblin Collective. I have a healthy obsession with video games, sci-fi, fantasy, comic books, and an unhealthy obsession with epistolary. Believes art and storytelling go hand-in-hand.
I am a freelance artist based in Tennessee. I earned my BFA in Graphic Design from the University of Memphis. I love working with a variety of mediums, and I love to create epistolary novels for your pen pals. Send cards out to all of your family and friends!
Hi! My name is Annie Phan. I have a BFA in Painting and Drawing from the University of Utah with a minor in Animation Studies. I love creating narrative illustrations and the art of visual storytelling. Besides drawing, I also love fashion designing, watching movies, reading fairy tales, traveling, and use those as inspirations for creating custom postcards.
My name is Maurice, and I’ve been drawing ever since I could hold a pencil. At least that’s what my mother says. I spent my teenage years on a farm in Lovelady, TX., always looking for an opportunity to draw something. I attended Prairie View A&M University, where I received my BA in Art Advertising and later continued my education at the Art Institute of Houston. In recent years, I spend my time enjoying my family, educating myself in cartoons.
My name is Brooke, and I am a California-based artist who loves illustration! Art has been my strongest interest since childhood, and creating unique pieces for others is one of my favorite things to do. I think storytelling is such a powerful form of expression. I would love to help visualize your love story so that you can share it with others too!
Hello, I'm Joshua. I am a resident of Maryland, where I received My bachelor's in illustration. There's nothing more that I enjoy doing than creating portraits. Whether it be experimenting with different mediums or trying out completely new art styles, I always try and find new ways to exercise my creativity and skills. I hope to lend my skills by making memorable pieces of mail art for you.
I'm a devoted freelance illustrator with a BFA at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. I believe stories in drawings are more than a piece of the image, but to inspire others that we are not alone in our lives. I also love to create greeting cards and personalized books as unique gifts for friends and family.
Hello, I'm Michael, a Wisconsin-born artist now residing in Illinois. I have earned my BFA in Media Arts and Animation and have had a passion for drawing and illustration since I can remember and love to bring people's stories to life. I have a particular interest in comic book art and draw as much of it as I can. Let me tell your story and mail a love card today!
I was born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Currently, living in Florida, with a B.A in Illustration from Ringling College of Art and Design in Sarasota. My inspirations include medieval illustrated manuscripts, old-timey pen and ink works, and Manga. I am happy to be creating epistolary illustrations for you at Tellinga. My name is Isadora. What’s your story? Mind if I make a postcard out of it. Mail a postcard today!
I'm Dathan. I've had a passion for the arts and snail mail my whole life. I seek to infuse joy into every drawing that I make for folks. I've always had the desire to spread the joy I get from drawing with the world. There is no greater satisfaction than the smile I can read on the recipients' faces when creating postcards. I am looking forward to sharing that joy with you!
What's going on? My name is Steve Duncan; my friends call me Dunc. I am a western New Yorker transplant now in the Raleigh, North Carolina area. I graduated from SUNY College @ Buffalo with my BS and MS in Art Education and a BFA in Art History and Printmaking. Even though I understand the importance for children to create and be creative, I also need an artistic outlet, so you can usually find me painting, carving and sculpting, drawing caricatures and/or cartoons, or at the softball fields