Friday, March 28, 2008

I've been tagged!

I was tagged by one of my new online friends, Mithua of
Crafts with Care.

Now I have to write 5 things about myself and then go on to tag 5 more
unsuspecting bloggers :)!
Here are some things I'd like to share...

1) I love sewing, designing patterns, painting and working with clay.
2) Would love to live in an area where it is always warm..(NO SNOW!)
3) I am fluent in 3 languages. English, French and American Sign Language.
4) My favorite t.v. shows are Survivor and American Idol. Can't sit still any longer than one hour. :o)
5) Love to spoil our little Miss Molly. A Llassa Apso-Maltese mix. So.... It's time for me to go relax just like she does. :o)

Now I am tagging the following people...
1)Mae of
2)Kristen of
3)Maggie of
4)Trish of
5)Lorraine of

Wednesday, March 26, 2008

Encaustic paintings

Besides making dolls, I like to paint with different mediums. These 4 x 6 cards were painted with wax and an iron. Encaustic art paintings are made using a hot iron to melt colored beeswax onto the base which is then applied to the non-absorbant surface, creating beautiful abstract and fantasy art. These will go up on ebay in Mid-April.

Monday, March 24, 2008

A wooden doll to be~SOLD

Thought I'd gather the materials for my next doll. She is starting out with a gourd head that will be covered with paper clay. Her dress will be the original wooden base, arms made of wood dowels and fabric hands. Can't wait to see how she turns out. Hope you'll check again in mid-April once she's completed and ready to go on ebay!

Here is the doll with all the pieces put together. Her head is made of paper clay over the gourd, she has her wooden dress, wooden arms and painted muslin hands.

Friday, March 21, 2008

A Wooden Doll Reproduction Made in Cloth

This was a doll that I made for a doll challenge. She was made of muslin fabric, painted and stained to look like an early 1800's wooden doll.

Thursday, March 20, 2008


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Pattern Designs

These are some of my pattern designs that you can purchase.

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Rock Star Art Doll

This is one of my Rock Star Art Dolls that a created last year. She has now found a new home. :o) Lots of fun to create with leather boots, body piercings and fun clothing.
Will try and post other art doll pictures soon.