CATEGORY Soft Dolls and Art Toys
Dolls and toys that can be played with and loved
"Goodnight Irene", One-of-a-kind Original Art Doll
After much hand basting, machine appliquéing, stuffing, machine and hand sewing, “Goodnight Irene” is complete. I made her pattern basing it on my much loved Miss Annabelle, a favorite doll from my childhood. She is a big doll, about 22 inches tall, and about 14 inches seated. I drew and painted her face, giving her…
Complete Head Transplant..A Success!
Does anyone remember Princess Langwidere from L Frank Baum‘s Ozma of Oz? She had thirty heads, one for each day of the month, that she kept in individual velvet-lined cupboards in her dressing room. Instead of changing her gown each day, she would change her head. She always wore white, so her outfit wouldn’t clash…
Faces in Space
The heat has been so oppressive for so long now that I am losing track of whether or not this is, or was, the weekend. I’ve worked through most of it. Having to be inside most of the time is making me feel cooped up, kind of like being in a box, but it is…