Europa stamps – Great Britain  -1990-Post Office Buildings

Europa stamps – Great Britain  -1990

Great Britain  issued a set of two stamp on Europa theme on 06 Mar 1990 . The theme for 1990 was Post Office Buildings .

20p – Alexandra Palace – Venue of 1990 World Stamp Exhibition

29p- British Philatelic Bureau ,Brandon Street Edinburgh

Glasgow was Chosen as European City of Culture 1990. the other two stamps are on Glasgow.

20p- Glasgow School of Art

37p- Templeton Carpet Factory Glasgow

A FDC is listed.

FDC GB EUROPA 1990
FDC -GB EUROPA 1990 -POST OFFICE BUILDINGS & GLASGOW EUROPEAN CITY OF CULTURE

 

Stamps on Handicrafts & Wood Carvings – Malawi 1977

Stamps on Handicrafts & Wood Carvings – Malawi 1977

Malawi released  a set of Four stamps on Handicrafts on 01 Apr 1977 . The stamps feature Wood Carvings made of Ebony – dense black hardwood. The stamps depict

4t – Ebony Ancestor , 10t – Elephant , 20t – Ebony Rhinoceros  , 40t -Wooden Antelope.

A FDC with four stamps and Ebony native is listed.

FDC MALAWI HANDICRAFTS
FDC MALAWI HANDICRAFTS AND WOOD CARVINGS -1977

Handicrafts of People with Special needs – Stamps of UAE 2004.

Handicrafts of People with Special needs – Stamps of UAE 2004

This issue of stamps is an effort to support people with special needs by highlighting their creativity through the products they produce. A handicraft contest was organised in UAE in April 2004 in coordination with various institutions for special needs. To recognize the gifted winners and to highlight their creative work Emirates post issued a set of four commemorative stamps on 29 Jun 2004 based on winning entries.

50 Fils – Handcrafted Vase – This beautiful handcrafted vase was done by Aisha Hassan Mohammed, asix year old girl from Sharjah Autism Centre.

125 Fils – Painting – A beautiful painting by Bardees Abdul Munem,a 7 year old Girl from Sharjah Autism Centre.

175 Fils – Framed Handicraft – An exquisite handicraft created by Moza Saud Khalfan,a 20 year old girl and Maryam Ail Humaid , a 23 year old girl from Sharjah City.

5 Dirhams –Pottery artwork featuring Al Falaq Sura– Abdul Rasheed Hafez  Abdul Hakeem , a 19 year old boy from Vocational Rehab section, Pottery Workshop ,Sharjah City created a pottery work highlighting Al Falaq (The Day Break).

50,000 stamps of each denomination were printed in sheets of 50 stamps by Oriental Printing press Bahrain.

A Beautiful FDC with four stamps is listed.

HANDICRAFTS OF PEOPLE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS
STAMPS OF UAE ON HANDICRAFTS OF PEOPLE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS -2004