ARCHIVES March 2007

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Dr Frankenstein plays with dolls

I was planning a sincere effort to add new Paperclay feet with shoes to my doll project when it occurred to me that it would be a much better idea to do all my paperclaying at once. I knew I had a few unfinished dolls sitting around. So, I pulled them out and discovered that…

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New Fairy Art on Etsy and Our Web Site

Two new giclée prints on the Ruffing’s site and in my Etsy shop…”The Moon Sings a Lullaby“, and “Moon and Star“. Both are fantasy pieces and are taken from my original watercolor and pen and ink paintings. When I painted “The Moon Sings a Lullaby Full of Poppies and Katydids”, I was imagining what kind…

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My doll now has a dress, but still no shoes

I made this pink cotton dress from scratch today. I designed the dress, made the pattern, cut it out, and sewed it together…whew. It has a ruched sash and decorative tucks above the hem. I got the inspiration for the dress from the old Izannah Walker dolls. The fabric is covered with little pale pink…

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