Wednesday, October 24, 2007
Monday, October 1, 2007
Thursday, September 27, 2007
Wednesday, September 19, 2007
This paper doll is on sale on E-bay as part of the Nibblefest art contest
NFAC. There is a theme each month- this month's theme is
retro. All bids start at .99 cents.
Contest runs for 7 days beginning on the 20th of each month.
Do a search for NFAC, to see what other artists have done with this "theme".
Tuesday, September 18, 2007
Three Halloween witch paper dolls sold separately on Art by Us.
Hand painted faces, hands and feet. The hats are removable.
They are 18 inches high on 140 lb water color paper fully
lined and signed on the back.
These paper dolls also come with accessories, see the description.
Monday, September 3, 2007
Sunday, August 19, 2007
Wednesday, July 4, 2007
Mother and daughter cats. I think I will arrange the sets so that there will be one mother and one cat angel. They will come with accessories. The extra cats will make up a three little kittens and mittens set.
This paper-doll in all hand painted with acrylic. there will be a printed paper lining and the wings are embossed vellum.
I will announce where they are going up for sale here. __________
Tuesday, June 19, 2007
I will post better pics on flickr. See the side bar for link.
I have made 3 Mama cats and a total of 6 daughter cats. Each Mama cat will have one daughter and the last set of little girl cats will have purses and mittens, like the three kittens.
These are a group of paper dolls that will have other things that come with them, only I haven't made them yet. They were so much fun to make because I used scraps as I was cleaning out my studio. papers and things left over from other projects.
Tuesday, June 5, 2007
Tuesday, May 15, 2007
Monday, May 7, 2007
Thursday, April 12, 2007
Wednesday, April 11, 2007
The inspiration for these paper dolls was two of my favorite mermaid stories: "Sukey and the Mermaid" by Robert D. San Souci and
"The Mermaids Twin Sister" by Lynn Joseph.
These stories captured my imagination. I also love the many versions of "The Little Mermaid". I like Disney's version with the steel drum beat songs, and I have also seen and read more sinister versions. Another mermaid favorite of mine is Aquamarine, which is a cute teen movie, but Mermaids all the same.
Tuesday, April 10, 2007
These were made from pictures of my original hand drawn paper-dolls,posed with hand made cut-outs then printed out and re-colored. The paper is crumbled, and when you play with them they have a beautiful patina, of being old and very well loved.