Netflix Envelope Art

Colin Patrick

As someone who rarely takes advantage of the DVD-by-mail portion of my Netflix subscription, it seems I have been really missing out on one thing that will never be replaced by the online experience: creating Netflix envelope art.

Thankfully Doodlers Anonymous has drawn my attention to this apparently prevalent habit:

"Admit it, you've done it. You've taken a Sharpie to a Netflix envelope and doodled the heck out of it. Not just once, but a multitude of times. You've then imagined the expression of the postal worker as the envelope passed through their hands, all with a wide grin on your face."

Whether you use your envelope art to pass judgment on the movie within:

Image via Kill Taupe

Or get inventive in other ways:

Image via Jovino

...there is a place for you to show off the little red masterpieces you’ve bid farewell to at the mailbox.

Image via Jovino

Image via Scott Snowden

Check out the entire gallery of Netflix art – and then send yours in to join it.

(Via Buzzfeed)