The prize resin doll for Birthday Contest winner!

5 years, 3 months ago 8

Last week I took a few days off engraving my new porcelain doll codenamed: ‘Madman P‘, to finally finish making a resin doll prize for this year’s winner of my annual Birthday Contest. It was a welcome change for my engraving hand and my routine after a few months of doing basically the same thing. Even art can get boring without variety.

I had spent oh, maybe 2-3 solid days fighting with all of my mohair to make a wig for this girl. With the drought going on right now, it was so static-y and frizzy….and with the glue drying so wonky, I basically just wanted to set everything on fire in my bathtub and watch it burn. But, as usual, it all worked out in the end. Can’t make a good doll without a good struggle, and this doll turned out extra-good! Stay tuned for more pictures next week.

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8 Responses

  1. Gigi Bishop says:

    I’m in love with your craft. You have such magic inside!!!

    Is the contest winner chosen? If not, How do I enter? :)

  2. Robin David says:

    I am in love with your work. Your dolls look alive!

  3. Elvira says:

    It’s beautiful, I love your work. I’m jealous for the winner.

  4. Jayne Wourms says:

    She is just beautiful!

  5. joanna roberts says:

    There is something about your dolls that is so ethereal and magical.Each time I look at your Book,I see something more.And here I am at 74,still loving dolls.Yours are truly astounding.
    Thank you for making such beautiful,mythical “people”

  6. Crystal says:

    So far she reminds me of Mina the very first ED prize.

  7. TRIAN WANG says:

    When I first saw the porcelain doll by Marina ‘s made . I feel they are a real girl

  8. Stephanie says:

    soooo Beautiful and thought-provoking. will there be more Contest in the future?

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