Category Archives: dolls

Window Shopping Wednesday — Marina Bychkova

Search AmazonProduct SearchThis wonderful doll artist was one of the first to catch my eye.  These are called ball-jointed dolls and hers are made of porcelain.  Although her dolls are exquisite in the nude, her choice of clothing and decoration … Continue reading

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Window Shopping Wednesday

Search AmazonProduct SearchThis time I want to showcase a lovely lady who taught me to make the prayer dolls.  She is struggling with cancer and yet she continues to share her knowledge and to make her art dolls.  Please enjoy … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday — Gritty Jane

Search AmazonProduct SearchIf you do any surfing for art dolls or any type of painting, you will no doubt come across Gritty Jane.  She has online doll making classes and is a very talented painter.  She has videos on YouTube … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday — Mealy Monster Land

Search AmazonProduct SearchThis is one of the first art doll sites I started following regularly.  Her monsters are so dang cute and her blog is just too entertaining.  I hope you will visit her and say “Hi”.  Tell her I … Continue reading

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I joined another online class–making art dolls!

Search AmazonProduct SearchI am a member of several Ning groups and on one I found a class to learn how to make these really cute prayer dolls.  They are hand made out of Sculpey and then painted with acrylics.  So, … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Search AmazonProduct SearchSo far this year is starting out with a bang.  I got up and showered and dressed to go to work and at 0545 the hospital calls me and cancels me due to decreased census.  Yea!!!!!!  I have … Continue reading

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Recipe for making paper clay

Search AmazonProduct SearchImage by Swamibu via Flickr Paper clay is fairly expensive at the hobby store, so I went online to find an alternate source of the stuff used to make many of the beautiful and expressive art dolls I … Continue reading

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In the Spotlight: Black-Eyed Suzie

Search AmazonProduct Search Here is another of my favorite art doll makers for your enjoyment. I stumbled onto here sight quite by accident and then couldn’t find it again for almost a month. I just couldn’t remember her name to … Continue reading

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Art dolls – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Search AmazonProduct SearchI have recently begun a fascination with art dolls and have been reading blogs all over the web.  I devour all I can find that describes not only what an art doll is, but also how an art … Continue reading

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