For another art doll exchange (a swap), I decided to modify my earlier “dangerous women” cloth doll design. I rarely work from a pattern anyway,
Gesso can be a useful option for artists journals as well as painting and mixed media art. I use gesso often, because I often create
Many years ago, I taught at Artfest. It was a golden era, and – for the first few years – I had a wonderful time.
This is from a letter to the old – mostly inactive – ArtistsJournals2 list at Yahoo!Groups. I wrote it around 2002. Some of the information
Below is an article about creating an artists journal. I wrote it early in 2002. Before you read it, here’s the backstory: Back then, I
Dangerous women, reaching for the stars… they were some of my earliest pindolls from one basic concept. I made them in 1998 and 1999. My
“Teal Magic” was the name of the first series of art/assemblage dolls I made after I met other dollmakers online and joined swaps. That was