DollsArt3 Exhibition

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The two new pairs of art dolls I created for the DollsArt3 Exhibition can now be seen at the Old Jaffa Museum, Tel Aviv, Israel , until the 25th of March.

https://www.facebook.com/dollstlv/

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The first pair “Little Monster”, is a bright fiery red to celebrate 2017, year of the rooster…

 

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…and uses a mix of clay and needlefelting.

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The second pair is “Embrasse-Moi” .

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to follow the exhibition = https://www.facebook.com/dollstlv/

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Vincent and Vanessa Vespertilio …

My two latest Curious Creatures – Children of the Piper, art dolls will be available to buy from  4p.m g.m.t  today in my etsy shop www.etsy.com/uk/shop/SamsCuriousCreatures

but only for a limited time, as I’m in the midst of a house and studio move – yikes – and will be closing the shop in a few days time until I am set up in the new studio xxx this one

Vincent and Vanessa Vespertilio

My two latest Children of the Piper dolls are now finished = the vampire siblings Vincent and Vanessa.

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”Time really begins to drag when you’re undead; especially if you’re a child.

And making new friends is practically impossible.

Any potential candidates are usually getting tucked up into bed when you’re being dragged out of yours. Sleepovers could be a solution, but apparently no one wants to risk a sleepover at a vampire’s house. No matter how friendly Vanessa tried to make her face, or how many invitations she sent out with little hand drawn promises not to bite guests, no one ever seemed willing to accept. She’d long since given up trying.  Who needed friends anyway, they just turned into adults.”

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to read more of their stories and to see more pictures = /https://samcrowsculptures.wordpress.com/2016/08/11/vincent-and-vanessa-vespertilio/

I will be popping them for sale in my etsy shop on Sunday 14th August at 4p.m gmt.=

www.etsy.com/uk/shop/SamsCuriousCreatures

the little crow girl Lenore is finished

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lenore the little crow girl is finished and waiting to fly away … to see more of her and to read her story visit my web site = https://samcrowsculptures.wordpress.com/

She is available for sale in my etsy shop = https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/RubyTrinket

Nina Angelina …

Little Nina Angelina  is a One-of-A-kind art doll and entirely made by hand. No moulds were used in her creation  and none made of the original afterwards. She comes with her swing, a Photo Certificate of Authenticity and her very own story  book with her story in it … Nina was sold before i even finished writing her story, and she is off to live with a very lovely lady who is hoping to travel the world with her …

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Nina’s swing was made from wire, and decorated with beads, thread, ribbon, flowers and a little key hanging from a chain. It has a ring at the top, so it can be hung, and a heart shaped seat for Nina to perch upon, with a ribbon to hold her safely in place …

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On one hand Nina is holding a little friend, a clay and wire bird, hand painted with a wire beak, her other hand can be attatched to the arm of the swing with a ribbon around her wrist.

 

Nina’s head was sculpted from clay and painted with acrylic paint before being sealed with a matt varnish for protection.Her hair is made with wool and decorated with a wire headpiece decorated with beads and flowers.

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Her body was also sculpted from clay over wire, and her limbs from wood and clay with bead and ribbon joints to enable movement. All her clothes are also hand-made and hand stitched by me. She wears white lace stockings with bead decoration and a lilac voile  dress, with a long ruff trail, also decorated with lots of hand sewn beads and ribbons. Her arms have more voiles and ribbons and bead details on them, and she is wearing a pair of ballet pumps on her feet.

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to read her story visit my curious creatures site …

http://samcrowsculptures.wordpress.com/

 

new art doll on the way …

I am busy writing this little one’s story then i shall add her to etsy to sell … she has had her preview on my facebook pages and lots of nice messages and likes and comments … so i better get writing and hurry and make her story book that comes with her …b10

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as soon as her story is finished i shall let you know xxxx

Goggins the ticket collector

Goggins is currently sat grinning away  awaiting flight at Fresh and Easy on the old high st, folkestone, kent, england. You can go and see him whilst enjoying some tasty delicacies … he is for sale via Daryl or Philipe at Fresh and Easy.

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Fresh-Easy-Folkestone/170102336383652

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Frida Kahlo and Goggins the ticket collector

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I will be exhibiting at the Cursley and Bond Art Gallery, 68 the Old High Street, The Creative Quarter, Folkestone, Kent, England during November and December…pop in to see Frida and Goggins the ticket collector…

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Photo: Don't forget our forthcoming late night shopping events...

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Darkness Descends Exhibition

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I will be exhibiting Goggins, Mr. Felix Messori and the Morrigan…see below post…

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Come see…big smile x

Finished Frida, Goggins the ticket collector and little Birdie!

Finially finished them…

Goggins…

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and frida…

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Frida’s box measures 43cm/17 inch tall x 27 cm/ 10.5 inch wide and  24cm/ 9.5 inch deep. It is either free standing or can be hung on the wall.

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and is signed on the back!

and Little Birdie…in her wire bird cage…

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Birdie’s cage can either remain free standing or be hung from the hoop at the top… the cage is approx. 38 cm / 15 inches tall.  Birdie can come out of the cage if you wish to free her! as she is only tied to her swing…

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253She is made from clay over a wire frame, as is the bird in her hand. Her cage and swing are made from wire, beads and ribbon.  Her outfit is handsewn with handsewn beadwork and her feathery tail is made from fabric and beads. She is a one of a kind art doll and is not made for children due to small parts and wire!

Poor little Birdie, so forlorn, she forever gazes upwards longing to grow wings and fly…