Category Archives: art

More on my prayer dolls

Search AmazonProduct SearchI have been working on my prayer dolls and they really are looking pretty.  I stayed up until after 1AM the other night painting on them and I have to say I had a ball.  The next morning, … Continue reading

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Window Shopping Wednesday

Search AmazonProduct SearchAnother Wednesday.  Now to show you the work of another of my favorite artists here on the web.  I hope you are enjoying these trips to visit websites.  I hope you like these artists so much that you … Continue reading

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Alice in Wonderland Dolls by Cart Before the Horse Etsy Shop

Search AmazonProduct SearchHere is an article I found about one of my favorite doll artist couples.  I visit their blog regularly and am always pleasantly surprised by the work available for viewing there.  They certainly are talented and really enjoy … Continue reading

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I’ve started another painting

Search AmazonProduct Search Just getting started on this one This one is for practice but I like it I wanted to take a minute to post a picture of my newest painting.  It is just in the “roughing out” stage, … Continue reading

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I finally finished my first face painting in my class

Search AmazonProduct SearchHere is a picture of my first finished painting from the online class I have been taking.  I am so far behind in this class, but that is the nice thing about taking a class online.  You can … Continue reading

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I found a new website with great online classes

Search AmazonProduct SearchIn my nightly surfing, I came across this wonderful site, The ArtTrader Magazine.  At this site you can find all of the copies of the magazine since the beginning of print.  All are available for download, so you … Continue reading

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Making art dolls in the playroom of life

Search AmazonProduct SearchHere’s a lovely article that showcases the talent of a group of ladies.  I love finding these articles because art dolls are just now becoming noticed in the artistic communities.  I hope you enjoy this article as much … Continue reading

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Here’s a look at why I like paper mache!

Search AmazonProduct SearchThis artist has the most enjoyable and whimsical creations.  Please browse through the galleries and see if you don’t agree.  This really is why I love paper mache, it’s so versatile. I love that you can take a … Continue reading

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Art Dolls 101

Search AmazonProduct Search Our new member in the spotlight this morning is Anna Zueva,a professional doll artist who lives in Perm city, Russia. Anna’s dolls are so enchanting and whimsical, with such delightful characters, that I know you’ll want to … Continue reading

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Art Dolls at Gallery Five

Search AmazonProduct SearchThis article I found online is the best description I have ever read about exactly what makes an Art Doll.  I had to share this with you.  The links to the other artists are absolutely beautiful.  I know … Continue reading

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