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Topic: Meet my newest muse, Elaine! (24 inch jointed cloth art doll)  (Read 890 times)
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« on: February 27, 2013 10:13:08 PM »

Hi guys!
Haven't posted in awhile so I thought I'd share my newest commissioned girl, Elaine.

She was a bit of a diva when I was making her. She demanded I throw away the first head I made for her and start again.
Thankfully, she's quite pleased with her appearance now.

Elaine is about 24 inches tall.
She's jointed in the shoulders, elbows, hips, and knees. Her fingers are wired.
Her face was painted with acrylics and sealed with a matte varnish.
She was made from my own pattern that I refer to as the "Muse."

I love making these ladies, but everytime I finish one, I remember why I only make one every few months...they wear me out!  Cheesy

« Reply #1 on: February 27, 2013 10:29:06 PM »

I love her, that's awesome, great job!
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« Reply #2 on: February 28, 2013 02:42:57 AM »

So wonderful! I absolutely adore how you paint their eyes, they're phenomenal! Smiley

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« Reply #3 on: February 28, 2013 03:39:58 AM »

I love her! Just like I love all your dolls. Such fantastic personality. Awesome work!

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« Reply #4 on: February 28, 2013 06:05:51 AM »

Fantastic! She reminds me of Minnie Driver.

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« Reply #5 on: February 28, 2013 06:47:36 AM »

So cute - and I love the pose with legs to the side.  And I agree - your faces give them so much personality!!

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« Reply #6 on: March 01, 2013 08:45:35 AM »

in love!  such a talented doll artist!!!!! Smiley

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« Reply #7 on: March 03, 2013 06:01:19 AM »

I love the look on her face! 
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« Reply #8 on: March 04, 2013 07:28:20 PM »

Aw, thanks, you guys!
I've always loved painting and drawing faces. I think that's why I love making dolls...I only had to draw/design the body once! Lol  Grin

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