Tuesday, May 27, 2008

June 17 - Eames Stamps First Day of Issue

Tuesday, June 17, 2008
Eames Stamps - First Day of Issue Event
Eames Office, 11am - 1pm

Okay, people, listen up:
Tuesday, June 17th, is the First Date of Issue for a new pane of stamps by the United States Postal Service celebrating the designs of Charles and Ray Eames! Yay! Come to the official USPS dedication ceremony from 11a.m. - 1 p.m. Stamps and sheets of stamps with all 16 stamp designs will be sold at the celebration. Also available are first-day-of-issue hand cancellations with a special Santa Monica Post Office First-Day-of-Issue cancellation design.*

This event will be held at the Eames Office, 850 Pico Blvd. in Santa Monica. For more information call 310.396.5991 or send an email gallery@eamesoffice.com. Yes, this event is open to the public.

The Eames Office is holding monthly Charles Eames Centennial Year Events. On the 17th of each month, the Eames Office will host an event in honor of Charles Eames's centennial year. Visit the Eames Office website for details.

[* I can't go ;( Sniff! Can someone go for me and pick up a hand-cancelled Santa Monica FDoI ? ]

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