Doll Gallery 4
2022-2023

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Challenge Dolls, Designer Dolls, Santas, Retro Dolls

Enigma 511
Doll No. 511
December, 2023
Enigma, made from woven fabric, using a vertical stretch direction. She stands about 13 inches tall. Her knees have buried bead joints. She has a trapunto style head, lightly sculpted. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with colored pencils. Separate ears are sewn in place. Her clothing is not removable. Her hair is Tibetan lamb on the hide. The darted wig is sewn to the head. She has a custom rod and tube stand with wooden base, making removal easy so she can be placed in a seated position. Betty
Doll Nos. 509 & 510
December, 2023
Betty, 1950s inspired dolls made from my Enigma pattern (breasts added), enlarged (120%). They stand almost 15 inches tall and are made from velour. They have sculpted profile faces and buried bead jointed knees. Hair is kettle-dyed wool yarn. Clothing is not removable. Not for Sale
Claire
Doll No. 507
November, 2023
Claire, made from my Enigma pattern, enlarged (105%). Instead of a cloth trapunto-style face, she has a cloth-covered polymer clay face sewn in place. She stands about 13.5 inches tall (without her wood stand). She's made from a lightweight velour fabric. She has buried bead knee joints. Her hair is Tibetan lamb on the hide. She wears cloth boots with polymer clay heels. With the exception of her hat, knitted shrub and leather belt, her clothing is not removable.  Mortimer Moose
November, 2023
Mortimer Moose, 5-inch cloth ornament made from knit and woven fabrics. Click on the thumbnail to see more moose.
Pattern available
Enigma
Doll No. 506
October, 2023
Enigma, made from woven fabric, using a vertical stretch direction. She stands about 13 inches tall. Her knees have buried bead joints. She has a traditional profile sculpted head. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with colored pencils. Ears are incorporated into the head design. Her clothing is not removable. Her hair is Tibetan lamb on the hide. The darted wig is sewn to the head. She has a custom rod and tube stand with wooden base, making removal easy so she can be placed in a seated position. Enigma
Doll No. 505
October, 2023
Enigma, made from velour fabric with a vertical stretch direction. She stands about 13 inches tall. Her knees have buried bead joints. She has a trapunto-style face that's sewn onto the head base. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with colored pencils. Separate ears are sewn to the head. Her clothing is not removable. Her hair is Tibetan lamb on the hide; the darted wig is sewn to the head. She has a custom rod and tube stand with wooden base, making removal easy so she can be placed in a seated position.
Enigma
Doll No. 504
October, 2023
Enigma, made from a lightweight velour fabric with a horizontal stretch direction. She stands about 12 inches tall. Her knees have buried bead joints. She has a trapunto-style face that's sewn onto the head base. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with colored pencils. Separate ears are sewn to the head. Her clothing is not removable. Her hair is Tibetan lamb on the hide; the darted wig is sewn to the head. She has a custom rod and tube stand with wooden base, making removal easy so she can be placed in a seated position. Enigma
Doll No. 503
October, 2023
Enigma, made from peach velour fabric, using a vertical stretch direction. She stands about 13 inches tall. Her knees have buried bead joints. She has a traditional profile sculpted head. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with colored pencils. Ears are incorporated into the head design. Her clothing is not removable. Her hair is Tibetan lamb on the hide. The darted wig is sewn to the head. She has a custom rod and tube stand with wooden base, making removal easy so she can be placed in a seated position.
Amity
Doll No. 502
October, 2023
Amity, reduced to 78% of original doll. Made from hand-dyed woven fabric, this doll stands about 16.5 inches tall. Her clothing is removable. She has painted facial features. Her hair is made of kettle-dyed wool yarn, stitched in place. Her removable shoes are made from wool felt. Collette
Doll No. 501
July, 2023
Collette, made from my Enigma doll design, enlarged to 110% of the original. She is made from tan Windsor Ponte fabric. She stands about 15 inches tall. She has a trapunto style face and attached ears. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with colored pencils. Her clothing is not removable. Her wig is Tibetan lamb on the hide, sewn into her head. She wears mid-calf boots with low heels.
SOLD
amelia earhart
Doll No. 500
July, 2023
Amelia Earhart, made from my Enigma doll design, OOAK bespoke costume. Made from light peach color velour fabric with avertical stretch direction, she stands about 13.5 inches tall. Her knees have buried bead joints. She has a traditional profile sculpted head. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with colored pencils. Separate ears are sewn onto the head design. Her clothing is not removable. Her hair is jumbo loop chenille, needlefelted in place. She has a custom rod and tube stand with wooden base, making removal easy so she can be placed in a seated position.
SOLD
enigma499
Doll No. 499
April, 2023
Enigma, made from camel velour fabric, using a horizontal stretch direction. She stands about 12 inches tall. Her knees have buried bead joints. She has a traditional profile sculpted head. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with colored pencils. Ears are incorporated into the head design. Her clothing is not removable. Her hair is wool yarn, sewn to the head. She has a custom rod and tube stand with wooden base, making removal easy so she can be placed in a seated position.
SOLD
enigma498
Doll No. 498
April, 2023
Enigma, made from camel velour fabric, using a vertical stretching direction. She stands about 13-1/2 inches tall. Her knees have buried bead joints. She has a traditional profile sculpted head. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with colored pencils. Ears are incorporated into the head design. Her clothing is not removable. Her hair is Tibetan lamb, sewn to her head. She has a custom rod and tube stand with a wooden base, making removal easy so she can be placed in a seated position.
SOLD
enigma497
Doll No. 497
March, 2023
Enigma, made from peach velour fabric. She stands about 13-1/2 inches tall. Her knees have buried bead joints. A modified trapunto techniques creates some of the contours of her face, along with minimal needle sculpting. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with colored pencils. Her separate ears are sewn in place. Her clothing is not removable. Her hair is Tibetan lamb, sewn to her head.
DONATED
Enigma 496
Doll No. 496
February, 2023
Enigma, made from velour fabric. She stands about 13 inches tall. She has bead jointed knees. Her face is needle sculpted. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with with colored pencils. Ears are built into the head design. Her clothing is not removable. Her hair is wool yarn. Enigma 495
Doll No. 495
February, 2023
Enigma, made from dyed cotton woven fabric (rounder face template, horizontal stretch direction). She stands about 13 inches tall. She has bead jointed knees. A modified trapunto technique creates some of the contours of her face, along with minimal needle sculpting. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with colored pencils. Ears are attached. Her clothing is not removable. Her hair is Tibetan lamb, sewn and glued to her head.
SOLD
Enigma 494
Doll No. 494
February, 2023
Enigma, made from peach velour fabric. She stands about 13 inches tall. She has bead jointed knees. A modified trapunto technique creates some of the contours of her face, along with minimal needle sculpting. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with colored pencils. Ears are attached. Her clothing is not removable. Her hair is Tibetan lamb, sewn to her head.
SOLD
Enigma 493
Doll No. 493
February, 2023
Enigma, made from dyed cotton woven fabric. She stands about 13 inches tall. She has bead jointed knees. Her face is needle sculpted. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with with colored pencils. Ears are built into the head design. Her clothing is not removable. Her hair is Tibetan lamb, sewn to her head.
SOLD
Lisette
Doll No. 489
January, 2023
Lisette, from new "Enigma" design. Made from Windsor Ponte fabric, she stands about 13 inches tall. She has bead jointed knees. A modified trapunto technique creates some of the contours of her face, along with minimal needle sculpting. Facial features are painted in acrylics and shaded/highlighted with with colored pencils. Ears are attached. culpting. Her clothing and shoes are not removable. Her hair is Tibetan lamb. She has a brass rod inserted into her torso, is removable from the stand and able to sit.
SOLD

Doll No. 488
July 2022
Anne of Green Gables, the third of four experimental designs (later named "Enigma"). She is a OOAK doll, about 13 inches tall. She is made from woven fabric. Her head and upper torso are painted in layers of "Messy Mix." Except for her shoes and bloomers, her clothing is removable. She does not stand independently. A  brass tube has been inserted into her torso so she can be removed from the rod on her stand to be able to sit. She has bead jointed knees. Her hair is crepe wool. Progress photos can be found on my BLOG.
SOLD

Doll No. 487
July 2022
Elora, the second of four experimental designs (later named "Enigma"). She is a OOAK doll, about 12 inches tall. She is made from woven fabric. Her clothing is not removable. She does not stand independently, but requires a doll stand. She has a flat bottom, so is able to sit. She is my Helper Donation for ODACA Day. 
DONATED

Doll No. 486
June 2022
Annie Oakley, the first of four experimental designs ("Enigma" design for upcoming doll class). She is a OOAK doll, about 13 inches tall. She is made from woven fabric, painted. Her clothing is not removable. She has a brass tube inserted into her torso, so she is easily removed from her stand and is able to sit. BODY pattern pending
SOLD

Doll No. 485
April 2022
Liliana is an experiment design. She was prototype #1, but since her body shape was particularly long and thin, I knew I wanted to do something different with her. As a personal challenge, I decided to make a Day of the Deal doll. She stands about 15 inches tall when not on her stand. Her body contains a brass tube, so she can be removed from the brass rod on her stand in order to sit. She has a paperclay sculpted head, painted in acrylics. She has separate, applied thumbs. Her clothing is not removable. Her hair is wool yarn. She has button jointed knees.
SOLD

The other two prototypes are Pippa (right) and Ruby (Doll Gallery 3).

Doll No. 484
March 2022
Pippa is an experiment (prototype #2): a basic doll body design for a paperclay sculpted head. Her head is sculpted in Paperclay (airdry clay), painted in acrylics. She has separate, applied thumbs. Clothing is removable. Her hair is wool yarn. She has bead jointed knees. Approximately 13-1/2 to 14 nches tall.
SOLD


The first doll I completed while working out the design bugs is Ruby (Doll Gallery 3).

Doll No. 483
February 2022
Cecelia, about 13-1/2 inches tall. Adapted from my pattern of the same name. Made from craft velour, she has button jointed shoulders and hips. Face is needle sculpted. Her clothing and shoes are removable. Her hair is made from custom Tibetan lamb wig, sewn in place. Pattern Available (pattern does not include pattern for shoes, belt, dress collar, or wig).
SOLD

Doll No. 482
January 2022
Cecelia, about 12.5 inches tall. Adapted from my pattern of the same name. Made from craft velour, she has button jointed shoulders and hips. Face is needle sculpted. Her clothing and shoes are removable. Her hair is made from wool yarn, sewn in place. Pattern Available (does not include pattern for shoes, belt, dress collar)
SOLD

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