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Topic: Oona the Bubble Guppy (plush doll)  (Read 1599 times)
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« on: March 13, 2013 09:49:50 PM »

I've always wanted to make a mermaid, so I was pretty excited when I was asked to make a doll based off a character from Bubble Guppies.

Oona is nine and a half inches tall.
Her hair is felt and her body is fleece and cotton.
She's actually the first doll I've made with felt hair!

I painted her face with artist acrylics and sealed it with a matte varnish.

I think the biggest challenge for me with this doll was finding a balance between her still being recognized as my style, while remaining true to her cartoon self. Smiley
I'm really happy with how she turned out! My one year old daughter has already made it very clear that she wants one also lol.

Now hopefully I can finally get that theme song out of my head....aaaaaaagh!  Grin

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« Reply #1 on: March 14, 2013 08:25:48 AM »

Haha, I can't blame your daughter... I WANT ONE TOO!!  Grin

She is so cute! Her face is very, very pretty! Great job!!

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« Reply #2 on: March 14, 2013 01:39:44 PM »

bubble bubble bubble guppy guppy guppies!  (Happily, my daughter is not demanding Bubble Guppies 49107410 hours a day anymore)

She is so cute!  Looks like you got a good mix between the character style and your style, for sure Cheesy

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