Sunday, February 21, 2010

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Valentine Weekend 2010




Here are three crazy lizards for birthday gifts for three little friends, two old doll pantaloons from yesterday's doll show, tiny doll pieces that were scraped from the mud behind a factory in Germany (another doll show find, Mom with some of her dollies, and little doll boots on a doll quilt made from old fabric squares.

Friday, February 5, 2010



Gypsy, the rat terrier, loves beach trips. Here are some of her adventures on you tube.

barking at fish: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PAnvXU53Gkk
digging a hole: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LFiVNjd8sgc
digging another hole: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hgw4so6kxo0

Elizabeth - Dixie Redmond Pattern


I made Elizabeth with Dixie Redmond's on-line Izannah Walker doll workshop. It's a fantastic
class!




The close up of the doll's dress waist shows my first attempt at cartridge pleating.

Doll with vintage dress

I was so happy to make a doll who finally could use this old tattered dress that I found in a thrift shop.

Weird Baby doll

Doll with no name


First Dixie doll and composition doll

Here's my first doll from Dixie's workshop. Her name is Dixie Pearl.

Three Dolls from Dixie's Workshop

Georgia Constance

Wednesday, February 3, 2010