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rowdypea
« on: March 12, 2005 04:30:08 PM »

Hi everyone-

i'm new to craftster but not to crafting.  I am so amazed by the talent and imagination in this community--wow!!

So I thought I'd be brave and post up some dollhouse size dolls I made for my son.  Our cat roughed them up a little--my poor son hasn't even gotten to play with them yet, he's only seven months old. They are really sturdy, though.  I made them using a combination of techniques I found from other sources and a few I made up myself.

their names are, from left to right, asparagus, don't know (suggestions please?), jack pine, and blue bell. 



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gwensmom
« Reply #1 on: March 12, 2005 08:09:21 PM »

The pics don't show up in the thread but I found them.  Those dolls are soooo cute, especially the tiny baby.  Great work!
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rowdypea
« Reply #2 on: March 12, 2005 08:35:21 PM »

Ok I finally figured out how to post my pictures--sheesh !

And thanks gwensmom--yes Baby Asparagus is very dear to us  Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: March 15, 2005 05:03:28 PM »

how about Holly Hock? http://www.desert-tropicals.com/Plants/Malvaceae/Alcea_rosea.html
Those dolls are super cute! Smiley good job! sorry-i didn't know how to shorten the link down!
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« Reply #4 on: March 15, 2005 06:34:53 PM »

those are adorable! soooo much better than the dolls that are made for dollhouses, they are usually so awful!  Tongue  I love their names! I would call her poppie or morning glory. 
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elasticcamel
« Reply #5 on: March 15, 2005 07:08:35 PM »

They are absolutely wonderful!  They have such great expressions and so much character!  What will their house look like?  I think you need to make them a little dog and cat. Cheesy
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mythyme
« Reply #6 on: March 16, 2005 09:24:38 AM »

Wow,  those look a lot like the dolls at www.weefolkstudio.com   Was Salley Mavor part of your inspiration?   I love her items!
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« Reply #7 on: March 17, 2005 06:42:19 PM »

So charming! I love miniatures and these are just wonderful, I especially love their hair, great job and welcome to crafster!
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« Reply #8 on: March 18, 2005 01:28:06 AM »

these are so great! are the heads made of beads or something else?  I love the color combinations and how friendly they all look.  i used to make fairy dolls for families (of the families) that were sewn (about 5in) and it was alot of fun to see what the families thought.  your embroidery and everything looks perfect for the style!
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« Reply #9 on: March 18, 2005 03:13:19 AM »

first of all, very cute and absolutely awesome, second of all, how about Homily? like from the borrowers http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0152047379/qid=1111144286/sr=2-1/ref=pd_bbs_b_2_1/104-3725768-5684754? or arriety? just suggestions. tell us if you find a name!
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