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Topic: upcycled vintage bradley dolls / day of the dead  (Read 5757 times)
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« on: May 29, 2012 08:10:24 AM »

so i made this one upcycled doll for lanikins in a day of the dead swap a while back...  http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=381686.msg4516990#msg4516990 and i enjoyed it so much and was so pleased with the result that i decided i needed to do a few more. here is one of them... i call her "Bea"



here she is before i got my hands on her...  Wink


then i stripped her and started painting...




started putting a dress on her...


aaaaand finished!!!






hope y'all like her! comments and criticisms welcome! will be posting more over the next couple days....
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« Reply #1 on: May 29, 2012 08:15:30 AM »

You are amazing.  As always!!   Cool
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« Reply #2 on: May 29, 2012 08:18:06 AM »

AWESOME!
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« Reply #3 on: May 29, 2012 08:42:16 AM »

lovely!!! just breath-taking  Shocked
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« Reply #4 on: May 29, 2012 09:22:14 AM »

Stunning! I love the colors you chose, and the dress is fab. My favorite parts are the ribcage and the head wrap. YOU ROCK!
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« Reply #5 on: May 29, 2012 12:28:58 PM »

She turned out beautifully! I love the re-do.
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« Reply #6 on: May 29, 2012 04:07:51 PM »

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« Reply #7 on: May 29, 2012 08:07:48 PM »

She's gorgeous!  What beautifully crafted details.
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« Reply #8 on: June 14, 2012 07:39:45 AM »

Absolutely beautiful! That's such an amazing idea, I wish I had more detail abilities. That is seriously such an improvement over the way she started.  Cheesy
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That is absolutely amazing. Cheesy
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