More photos of Snow White and Rose Red

I had a really nice time making more photos of my new girls, this time not in the wood but at home. So to say studio photos 🙂


Every time I make new dolls, I think I love these specific  dolls more then previous ones 😌

Is not they beautiful? 😊

And of course, I would not manage without my little helper!

The dolls are available in my Etsy Shop. The link to the shop is in the Website Menu 🙂

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Commissioned Doll MARIA2

Hello,

want to show today photos of my first commissioned doll. This is Maria2-porcelain ball-jointed doll. I gave her blue glass eyes of superior quality, hand-crafted in Germany.

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It was a very valuable experience for me to work on a doll in certain time frames and under obligations. It was not always easy and smooth.. considering the unpredictable character of such a material as porcelain. But in the end, I think, she turned out a beauty 🙂 Love her Love her!!

The girl is already in her new home in Germany. I hope she will bring lots of joy to her very nice owner 🙂

My Porcelain BJD LISA is on Ebay Tonight!

Hello everyone!

My beloved porcelain ball jointed doll LISA is on Ebay tonight!

 

The auction will last for 5 days and end on Saturday 2.07.16.

And here is the Ebay link:

http://www.ebay.de/itm/252440983837?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1558.l2649

I hope my girl will soon find a new loving home 🙂 She is very beautiful and I love her sooo much!

More photos of Lisa can be found on my Flickr account.

Any questions? You are welcomed anytime!

Have a nice week 🙂

Max-Oscar-Arnold-Award for Contemporary Art Dolls

Hello!

It is almost a month ago.. and I could not find a time to tell about such an important thing, that happened to me in Nuestadt bei Coburg, Germany. At the beginning of May I won a Max-Oscar-Arnold-Award for a Contemporary Art Dolls of the Bavarian Dolls City Neustadt bei Coburg :))

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It is such an honor and SUCH a BIG push for me in my new passion and career as a doll artist. Again, a BIG Thank you for my family for supporting me on the way. I love you!!!

Here are some photos of the other participants and winners of the award. Wonderful art!

My doll Red Riding Hood was also presented in the category “Fantasy Dolls”.

Stay tuned 🙂

SpringDollFestival in Münster 2016

Hello,

it is been a WHILE since I came back from two doll exhibitions in Germany.  And only now I think I can scrap a little time to tell you about it 🙂

It was my first time and first attempt to take part in such events…and let me tell you…IT WAS GREAT!!!!!

But first things first. In this post I’ll tell you about Spring Doll Festival in Muenster, Germany. Next post will be devoted to my participation in the Max-Oscar-Arnold-Award for Contemporary Doll Art in the city of Neustadt bei Coburg 🙂

 

The Spring Doll Festival was an event 2 in 1 so to say: an exhibition/salesroom and a doll contest for an award AMALIA, organized by a Puppen&Spielzeug doll magazine.

The contest theme was Flower Power. I am so happy that my doll received one of AMALIA awards :))!!

Me..happy-happy-happy!!

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Hier is my table with the dolls..

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You could see all kinds of dolls and toys at the exhibition. It was a wonderful experience for me. I have met so many talented artists, some of them I knew from social medias like Instagram and wanted to meet them in person for a long time 🙂

like a wonderful doll artist Anna Linberger – GCDoll

or Marina Demchenko..

or Viktoria Fribus..

And there was a magnificent Hildegard Günzel! I have been admiring her magical dolls for such a long time, having all her books and never even thinking about meeting the artist someday.. Well .. it happened in Münster 🙂 And Frau Günzel and her art dolls are more then you can imaging looking at the book photos! One of the nicest and positive persons I have ever met.. She is just GREAT! I am solo grateful for this experience ..

And here is Frau Günzel with my porcelain doll Lisa! :)) I can not believe myself that it happened!!

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The two days in Münster were really full of experience and super interesting meetings with the visitors and great coming-together with the other doll artists.

I can not post here all the photos I’ve made of all kinds of dolls presented there. I will probably do it on my Flickr account, if you are interested 😉

I would like to finish for today with this photo..Like it so much!

People like dolls, dolls like people 🙂

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Me with my little Tiger and Anna Linberger- Gentle Creation Doll meeting Cosplay People (I think this is the right word 😉

Stay tuned 🙂

 

My first Porcelain Ball-Jointed Doll Maria

Hello,

I can’t wait to show my first Full-Set Porcelain Ball-Jointed Doll, completely hand-crafted by me!

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Her Mold Name is Maria. There is going to be only 10 dolls with this mold, 5 dolls with painted eyes and 5 dolls with glass eyes. So, the edition is extremely limited.

This doll is the first of five dolls with painted eyes edition.

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Her height is 14,37” (36,5 cm). She is made from high quality bisque porcelain. Face painting and body blushing are made with several layers of china paints. China paint will never fade, it is scratch resistant.The joints are lined with high quality leather. The doll is assembled with hooks, swivels, high quality steel springs and dll tension rubber. I went for combining steel springs and rubber in my dolls, as I find it suitable for my dolls. I’ve tried to use only steel springs, but I didn’t like the tension and the range of the movement of the joints. The rubber, in my opinion, gives a possibility of more soft and human-like movements of the joints. But it is probably not a final solution, I am still experimenting.  

The doll has a removable natural mohair wig on the magnetic silicon cap.

This is a Full Set Doll. It means she will come with everything you see on the photos: corset, panties, stockings, slippers, ball rock, jacket, earrings, bead necklace, armband and hairband – everything is hand-crafted by me with lots of love to details.

Included also a hand-made doll box, doll stand, certificate and doll booklet.

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I hope you will like my first dream doll, as I do.

For those of you, who would like to give Maria a new loving home, she is on the ebay:

http://www.ebay.de/itm/OOAK-Fine-Art-Porcelain-BJD-Ball-Jointed-Doll-/252237048489?hash=item3aba7feaa9:g:MXkAAOSwNyFWgIBV