Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Paulina, goth art doll....tight rope performer!
This is Paulina, my new goth doll. She was once a tight rope performer. You can read her sad story here:
I used a wonderful antique handkerchief to make the bodice of her dress. The umbrella, though very old and tattered looking, was quite challenging. I had to sculpt an opened umbrella and then collapse it to get it to look right. I usually try to make at least one prop to go along with my doll and my story.
Before you throw anything into the trash, ask yourself, "how can I use this in my work?" Make art, not landfill!