Wednesday, September 03, 2008

Project No. 2 - more Black Apple Dolls

Day two was all about the dolls. I made about six of these a few weeks ago but gave one each to some of my good friends - then I was kind of sad I did have any I spent pretty much the entire day in doll production mode. The pattern is great and kindly supplied for free (not for retail) by the talented Inside A Black Apple. My faces are quite different - I use acrylic paint which can be quite nerve-racking but despite many attempts, I never seem to get the look I'm after by using thread, especially for eyes. This batch will stay with me - at least for a little while...
Thanks for looking.

1 comment:

dubuhdudesigns said...

These are wonderful!! They are so much fun and they may be her pattern but they're different enough where you could sell them. Miss redhead is my favorite :)

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