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Hamlet & two tiny bears!

Hamlet, a custom order piggy I’ve been working on for what feels like ages..is finally finished and well on his way to his new home! Now I’ve got two more little bears in the works! I hope to get them done and in the shop by the end of the week! Tweet This Post Stumble […]

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Someone has something to say….

Another little bear done…now he just needs a name….hmmmmmm….. Tweet This Post Stumble This Post Technorati Tags: artist bear, designer plush, folk, mohair, mohair bear, outsider, plush, primitive, soft sculpture, teddy bear, toy

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Another bear in the works!

Someone is starting to emerge…. And someone is telling me it’s late and way past his bedtime! So funny this studio partner of mine! He’s the sweetest laziest thing, but makes the worst late night studio companion. He makes it until about 10:30 and is ready to call it a night! He then proceeds to […]

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New bear!

Whew! Today is flying by! I have a new bear completed…he’s a larger size than the last group I made, measuring in at approximately 10 inches tall. I made him a simple pom-pom “scarf” from some leftover wool yarn I had. I love making pom-poms. They come out so much nicer looking than the ones […]

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Wow…it’s been a while…

alrighty! so it’s been quite awhile since i’ve updated this thing…but i guess that tends to happen when you wind up chasing an almost one & 1/2 year old around alllllll day! not to mention, sneaking in creative time & trying to keep up with all the daily who-ha of chores,bills, & all that wonderful […]

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spool dolls!

ahhh..okay…i am really gonna try my best to keep this blog semi-updated! anyway…these are some new pieces i’m working on! they’re spool dolls made from some really old primitive spools that i found! i cleaned the up and made the heads from paperclay!! funfun! this is just the first 8, but i have a box […]

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odd-ball hare!

yeah….finally finished richard! despite a never ending cold…& copious amounts of sleep depravation…i managed to complete this weird lil’ grey bun-bun! he’s of my current affections….clay over cloth….sportin’ a hand-knitted scarf (surprisingly those tiny needles actually gave me a callous!!)…& grandpa’s plaid pants! i say “finished”, but in reality i have to varnish all of […]

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kitty doll!

alrighty! i finally (almost) finished (just need to varnish!) this kitty doll. her name is lenore…& she’s sportin’ a ruffle-y shirt,capris,& mary jane’s with polka dot socks! lenore is my fourth clay over cloth doll…& i’m onto the fifth…along with the smaller pattern! here’s good ole lenore: Tweet This Post Stumble This Post Technorati Tags: […]

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kitty doll wip!

i managed to sneak in some time to make the legs & arms for my new kitty doll this morning. i am overly ecstatic that little butter beans is FINALLY taking a nap! although i should be doing something like laundry,cooking,cleaning…or for pete’s sake getting some much needed sleep….i’ve been skipping all that & just […]

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2 new “dolls”

okay….my second doll is named “abe”! abe sports a “smiths” t-shirt and red & white tube socks! he’s made from cloth & paperclay & painted with acrylics & a fabric marker. i have attached some yarn to the back so he can hang on the wall (i think he looks best hanging!). here’s some pics […]

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a note from 425sqftart….

i love to make odd little furry animals out of mohair & wool (among other numerous crafty projects!) Each piece is unique and one of a kind..painstakingly created over days! i do not normally do commission work, but hey if ya have any ideas throw 'em my way!

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Jen: Hi Paty! Sorry it took me awhile to respond...Ive been under the weather for the past few months and neglected the blog! Id be interested [...]

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