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« on: January 12, 2011 04:40:02 AM »

Excuse the dodgy cameraphone pics but (even though she has no legs) this is my first 'proper' art doll. I hope you like her. I am usually an illustrator but painting doll faces is really hard! :O


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« Reply #1 on: January 12, 2011 08:01:19 AM »

She looks very sweet and well made!
(Is she going to get legs, or will she stay like this?)
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« Reply #2 on: January 12, 2011 09:24:50 AM »

Heh! Thank you, she will get legs. In fact I made some for her but they are way too short and make her look odd. I'll post a pic when she's done. Cheesy
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« Reply #3 on: January 28, 2011 05:19:08 AM »

She's all finished now:


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I've already started on the next one. I think I might become addicted!!
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« Reply #4 on: January 28, 2011 05:45:25 AM »

She's so pretty!
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« Reply #5 on: January 28, 2011 07:53:48 AM »

Thank you! Cheesy I think I've started an addiction!
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« Reply #6 on: January 28, 2011 10:37:39 AM »

I like her! She's sweet looking. Was she a lot of work?
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« Reply #7 on: January 28, 2011 10:52:03 AM »

she is so cute...good job.  and yes doll making is very addicting
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« Reply #8 on: January 30, 2011 02:36:11 PM »

Hello! She wasn't days and days of work, though I am impatient so get annoyed waiting for the paint and varnish to dry. Definitely easier than I ever thought it would be though I learnt a lot in this process that I'll take on to the next one (The most important being don't fix the hair til you've finished everything else!! I think the hardest bit was doing all the tiny sewing. That took the best part of a whole day!

Thank you very much everyone!
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