The Summer of Stamps leads a second wave of coronavirus-busting online innovations for stamp collectors
Watch auctions for clues to buried treasure
Perhaps you can't afford to buy high-priced rarities. But pay attention, and maybe one day you'll sell one...
Auction Watch: Meet Australia’s prized ‘Monograms’
Would you know one of Australia's most valuable stamps if you found one? Learn to look for those squiggles underneath...
It’s OK to admit you secretly think about collecting stamps
You're nervous. Maybe even ashamed. But relax. Here's what they didn't tell you about stamp collecting
‘Collect Modern Stamps The Hard Way’: Punk’s APS Stamp Chat
The American Philatelic Society asked Punk to make a live worldwide presentation. Risky move...
COVID-19 a shot in the arm for stamp collecting
Well, if you’d asked me a few months back what was needed to give stamp collecting a kick up the backside, my first answer would probably not have been “a global supervirus pandemic.” But it sure feels like that’s what has happened.
I didn't plan to feature this stamp when it came out. But I've come to love one particular design element. It's probably not the one you think...
Coronavirus update: Punk Philatelist is now kid-safe!
To help teachers and parents through isolation, Punk has combed through the archives and removed the naughty words. Mostly.
Are you self-excluding? Mail Art wants YOU!
Mail Art is the perfect project for the self-excluded, performing art to an audience of one
Putting the pieces back together
A few months back, I caught sight of a post headed 'A slightly different way to keep and display stamps'. You never know what lies ahead with that sort of subject line. Has some idiot just licked a bunch of Inverted Jenny plane stamps onto their cat?
The Shape of… Who?
A world stamp collection is heading to auction with a very surprising name on the front cover
Oh my stars!
Answers to all the questions you hadn't asked: where has Punk been lately? Why does Portugal's Christmas stamp outshine everyone else's? How did a pair of alpacas wind up in a nativity scene? Read on to find out...