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« on: June 08, 2009 07:14:25 PM »

I made these sweet peg dolls for a swap recently. I decided to take photos of them with a doll that I most recently posted.

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« Reply #1 on: June 08, 2009 08:11:18 PM »

Very impressive!  Your detailing on all of them is impressive.  Great work!  Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: June 09, 2009 08:56:27 AM »

Those are really cute.  Did you make the wood parts too?  If not please tell me where to get the dolly blanks.  I'd love to paint some with my daughter.
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« Reply #3 on: June 09, 2009 01:38:32 PM »

Those are adorable! I wish I had a steady hand to paint things that small Cry I love the separation in the bangs of the brunette girl, I think she's my favorite!
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« Reply #4 on: June 09, 2009 09:13:20 PM »

Oh, these are really cute.  And I love the way you posed them.  Great paint job.
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« Reply #5 on: June 11, 2009 10:53:52 PM »

Thank you all for your sweet compliments.

Atsuko I bought the pegs from here: http://www.craftparts.com/advanced_search_result.php?keywords=people&x=0&y=0 They are super duper inexpensive and I was surprised how quickly I got my stuff. I highly recommend them.

When I first started I bought two of them at the local craft store. I bought 4, I took them home and within a few hours I had them painted and sitting in front of me. I suddenly got the bug. I ran to every craft store and bought them out... then it occurred to me that I should buy in bulk. After buying one gross... they become so addicting. I have made many in peoples likeness and for a close friend I made one of her and her husband at their daughters wedding. They are sooo much fun to make.

I am thinking about building them a small house if I can pull some resources together. Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: June 13, 2009 09:58:43 AM »

Poyupop, they are wonderful! and kiddo and i feel lucky to be the recepient of these beauties! We are enjoying them greatly!

I cant wait to see what others you come up with! and yes, i think it would be great if you have a little house for your peg dolls.

let me know if they need a bedspread, area rug, or something for a housewarming when you do! Grin
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« Reply #7 on: June 15, 2009 05:41:22 PM »

poyupop, thanks for your link!!  I can't wait to play!  Good luck on your dolly home!!!
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« Reply #8 on: June 18, 2009 02:46:47 PM »

your dolls are adorable!  Cheesy
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« Reply #9 on: June 27, 2009 07:33:30 AM »

Nice dolls!
I have somewhere russian matreshka dolls unpainted. I should look for them, I wish to paint too!
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