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« on: April 18, 2013 02:34:31 PM »

Hey everyone! I've been off living in Korea for some time and it's been quite a while since I last posted... but I'm back with a vengeance! The last couple of weeks, I've been designing paper dolls. I've always loved paper dolls, and now that I'm back in the good ole' U S of A, I have all the paint and tiny brads my heart desires!

This one's probably my favorite one I've made so far. It's an articulated body with changeable bird heads. Each head is attached to a tab with an egg on the end. The tab pops out just above the doll's hand, so he holds each bird's respective egg depending on which head he's wearing!

You can choose between the scarlet ibis:



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I have a couple more designs to upload over the next few days, but the birdboys might be my fav.
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« Reply #1 on: April 18, 2013 02:40:47 PM »

He's so jaunty! I love all the poses and that each head comes with its own egg!  Cheesy
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« Reply #2 on: April 18, 2013 02:51:23 PM »

How cool!  Those are really original.
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« Reply #3 on: April 18, 2013 02:55:21 PM »

Totally cool!  Of course every bird boy must accessorize with the appropriate egg Grin  I love the scarlet ibis and the raven!
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« Reply #4 on: April 18, 2013 03:13:50 PM »

He's perfect for my carnival room!
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« Reply #5 on: April 18, 2013 03:46:57 PM »

Ooh, I love the bird boys! (sounds like a band) Great job, chica!
I want some knee socks like those.  Grin
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« Reply #6 on: April 18, 2013 04:29:29 PM »

I love everything about these.
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« Reply #7 on: April 18, 2013 04:38:37 PM »

Oh my gosh, these crack me up!  So wonderful!
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« Reply #8 on: April 18, 2013 04:58:48 PM »

Welcome back!  What fun!  Paper dolls for children of all ages... Cheesy.

They are creepy yet funny...I love the ibis!
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« Reply #9 on: April 18, 2013 06:31:52 PM »

These are amazing!  Beautiful detail and an awesomely creative idea.  I'm very envious!
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