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Doll Making

China Paint Tips

Furnishes information on painting basic features, color, mediums, and firing tips for porcelain dolls.

Cloth Doll Connection

Features online classes for doll making and showcase of dolls for sale.

Cloth Doll Making

Tutorials, information, and techniques for making girl, boy, baby, mermaid, and merman cloth dolls.

Doll Artisan Guild (DAG)

Association dedicated to supporting porcelain doll making. Aims to educate doll makers and to advance the understanding of doll making techniques.

Dutch and Belgian Institute of Doll Artists

Provides information about membership, links to members, DABIDA day, news and shopping. In English and Dutch.

Elvenwork: Tips and Techniques

Features tips for working in polymer clay, including selecting and preparing the clay, tools, textures, baking, proportioning, and modeling.

History of the Doll

Discusses origins of dolls, including European and American industry, and patterns for doll clothes.

Johnston Original Art Dolls

Adverts the group's seminars and doll class schedules, with catalog and image gallery.

Laura's Sculptures and Art Dolls

Offers images and how-to information for various stages of a clay doll of the artist's mother.

Natasha Fadeeva

Gallery of hand made cloth dolls and stuffed animals made of knitted mohair.

National Institute of American Doll Artists

Worldwide organization promotes the art of the handmade doll. Includes history, artists, tips, techniques, events, and resources.

Original Doll Artists Council of America

International organization of artists who create original dolls and figurative sculpture, presenting member directory, history and tips.

Patti LaValley Designs

Highlights artist profile, dollmaking classes and gallery of works.

Texas Association of Original Doll Artists

Offers monthly meetings, shows and exhibits. Includes profile, membership, artists and links.

Tom Banwell Designs

Details specialty in prototypes, awards, architectural, figurines and doll parts. Contact details and links included.

Universal Doll Society

Promotes porcelain dollmaking with newsletters, festivals, workshops and competitions.

Washington Japanese Dolls and Craft school

Resource for ancient Japanese doll and craft making techniques including Kimekomi, Gosho, Oyama, Warabe, Hagoita and Oshie. Plus featured dolls and catalogs.

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