Wednesday, March 25, 2009

"Allysin Wunderland & the Power of Suggestion"


Here is my little "Allysin" almost finished!
I thought I would put some of the process up for my fellow artists to check out.

I still need to get a better bottle so I can paint the little "Drink Me" on the glass
She stands drying in my little front Garden.

I will still add polka dots to her socks
and paint the base.There are a few more accessories
for her but that can be a surprise for the finished work.
Don't you love to watch your work emerge?

She has been so much fun to work on!
She is just a hair over three feet tall.And my one year old thinks he needs to kiss her.
It is so cute except for the sticky fingers that I have to keep attacking
with baby wipes to keep him from leaving his mark on her!

I swear it's almost as fun as watching your baby grow...well not that fun,
but it is definitely a labor of love!

11 comments:

  1. oh my goodness! this is probably my fave of yours so far! I looked at the face close up, and you do such an amazing, detailed look!
    Do you buy the hair already in a wig form?
    She is a big doll too, no wonder your one year old wants to kiss her :-)

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  2. Oh my gosh, she is fabulous! I love her little nose and lips-pretty, pretty!
    I'm excited about the doll tag swap too. I've got about half finished, but some of them are curling...so I don't know, may have to do more :]

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  3. Wow! She is amazing. She is so lifelike and adorable. Such detail! Thanks for stopping by my blog. : ) Julie
    p.s. Your children are all gorgeous!

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  4. Ahh, thank you for the tip on getting the curl out! Did you make your own tags or does some place like Michael's sell them in different sizes already made?

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  5. Thanks for visiting my blog and leaving such a wonderful post. I finally have had time to visit other wonderful artists and I'm so glad I came to visit your. What an amazing doll. I just love her face...what expression. Wonderful! Shelley

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  6. Oh my God she is perfect. Her lips look real. I'm not one anymore but at 52, I feel like kissing her.

    I am sending a great big kiss to you for what I was so lucky and thrilled to get in the mail.

    Can you be any more generous?

    I love it, I love it all. And there was a lot of all. How did I get so spoiled.

    You are amazing.

    Love Renee xoxoxo

    Thank you.

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  7. Sheri, she is adorable...is this for Cloth & Clay Challenge? What an awesome job..I love her mouth and eyes...and the hair...oh the hair! LOL
    Cheers

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  8. Talk about intense! My gosh! You know I am actually drawing something for Renee while I am arguing with her? :)

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  9. Oh my gosh. I think I love her. She's so gorgeous!
    jj

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  10. "Allysin" is adorably amazing!!! I agree her eyes and mouth are just perfect:) What is she made of?? she is life size.....WOW Kudos to you she is magnificent!!!

    HUGZ
    Jacqui

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