Cloth Doll Faces

Cloth Doll Faces

Discover techniques and ideas to creating cloth faces filled with personality and fun in this book by leading international dollmaker and textile artist, Ray Slater.

Author: Ray Slater

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9781782213079

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

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Discover techniques and ideas to creating cloth faces filled with personality and fun in this book by leading international dollmaker and textile artist, Ray Slater. Leading international dollmaker and textile artist, Ray Slater, reveals her secrets to creating faces in cloth filled with vibrancy and dynamism. The face is the most important and challenging part of a cloth doll, bringing life and personality to the character. Conceived as being the hardest part of the making process, creating the face is, in fact, easy to do and an enjoyable, creative part of the making a cloth figure. Just by following a few simple rules a whole world of wonderfully expressive, fun characters can be created. This book will show every stage of how to create personality-packed faces, taking you from the initial inspiration sources, the design and drawing process, to the final colouring, sewing and embellishment of the head. Using just three basic face designs - flat, three-dimensional and collaged - Ray will show you how to create a fantastic collection of characters, giving tips on how to adjusting their proportions, hues and positioning of the features to make a whole host of faces with different looks and expressions. Fully illustrated step-by-step instructions break down the process of making each kind of face, as well as tips on little adjustments you can make to create your own unique doll. In addition, discover helpful galleries of eyes, noses and mouths to inspire you and provide further ideas for how to bring more personality to your doll's face. Finally, Ray has shared two body patterns in her book to suit all three head types, so that you have the opportunity to develop the character of your dolls completely. Each body is fully demonstrated with clear photographs and detailed stage-by-stage instructions, and body templates are included for you to easily recreate in the comfort of your home. Brimming with ideas and practical advice on, this is an invaluable companion to cloth doll makers everywhere, whatever your skill.
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Creative Cloth Doll Faces

Creative Cloth Doll Faces

This book fills that void. Author Patti Medaris Culea began her career in art as a portrait painter and she puts that experience to work when creating her doll faces.

Author: Patti Medaris Culea

Publisher: Quarry Books

ISBN: 9781616739416

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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The face is the most important feature of a doll -- it is also the most challenging. So it is surprising that there is so little instruction available on creating doll faces. This book fills that void. Author Patti Medaris Culea began her career in art as a portrait painter and she puts that experience to work when creating her doll faces. In this book, she shows readers a simple technique for easily creating faces using her step-by-step approach. She gives her tips for how to divide the face into quadrants, graft features together, and much more. Every aspect of doll making is covered -- from the basics to detailed techniques for making the various faces to instructions for putting a pattern together. Readers will learn how to use watercolor pencils, acrylics, and fabric paints to color a face, how to create a face using collage techniques as well as stamping and beading, and tips for working with stretchy fabrics to create indented eyes, separate eyelids, and sculpted lips.
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Cloth Doll Faces

Cloth Doll Faces

LEADING INTERNATIONAL DOLLMAKER, RAY SLATER, REVEALS HER SECRETS TO CREATING VIBRANT AND DYNAMIC FACES IN CLOTH. Using just three basic head designs – flat, dimensional and collage – discover how to make a whole host of dolls with ...

Author: Ray Slater

Publisher: Search Press Limited

ISBN: 9781781263440

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Creative Cloth Doll Making

Creative Cloth Doll Making

A guide to dollmaking covers the basic techniques, working with embellishments, creating faces, and making the body, and includes three doll patterns with interchangeable parts.

Author: Patti Medaris Culea

Publisher: Rockport Publishers

ISBN: 1564969428

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 134

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A guide to dollmaking covers the basic techniques, working with embellishments, creating faces, and making the body, and includes three doll patterns with interchangeable parts.
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Making Cloth Doll Faces For Beginner s

Making Cloth Doll Faces For Beginner s

This guide to cloth doll-making entails how to create exquisite and stylish dolls that make wonderful gifts or collectibles.

Author: Monique Dunn

Publisher: Independently Published

ISBN: 9798424164460

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Page: 66

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This guide to cloth doll-making entails how to create exquisite and stylish dolls that make wonderful gifts or collectibles. A great way to use up scraps of material. It is a step-by-step visual guide to making a lighthearted and charming collectible for the doll-lover in your life! Bring these endearing characters to life with patterns you can personalize for a chef, gardener, knitter, mother, scrapbooker, shopper, or lover of all things handmade. Also outline in this guide are face-painting techniques that make each doll unique in all ways. GET YOUR COPY NOW BY SCROLLING UP AND CLICKING BUY NOW.
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Creative Cloth Doll Beading

Creative Cloth Doll Beading

QUARRY Crafts UPC 0 80665 00156 7 From Patti Medaris Culea , best - selling author of Creative Cloth Doll Making , Creative Cloth Doll Faces , and Creative Cloth Doll Couture , comes a dazzling fourth book with a focus on beading ...

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ISBN: 1616734965

Category: Bead embroidery

Page: 134

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Cloth Doll Workshop

Cloth Doll Workshop

From the Beginning and Beyond with Doll Masters elinor peace bailey, Patti Medaris Culea, Barbara Willis ... Quarry Books Creative Cloth Doll Making Patti Medaris Culea ISBN 1-56496-942-2 Creative Cloth Doll Faces Patti Medaris Culea ...

Author: elinor peace bailey

Publisher: Quarto Publishing Group USA

ISBN: 9781610594035

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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Three leading dolls artists share doll-making techniques, as well as step-by-step instructions to creating beautiful dolls of your own. Patti Culea, elinor peace bailey, and Barbara Willis are three of the leading doll artists and teachers in the country. They are also friends. Each of these artists has her own distinct approach to the design and development of a cloth figure. In this book, each artist’s process will come alive through their choice of fabrics, sketches, simple patterns, and skill-building variations. The book is oriented toward beginning doll makers but offers unique variations and embellishments to please even more experienced doll designers. Two introductory chapters cover basic materials and techniques. Each artist’s chapter includes step-by-step illustrations, instructions, and patterns to make a complete doll, plus variations that create completely new figures. Readers are treated to full color photography and a look inside of each artist’s workspace. A gallery of additional creations by each artist, along with commentary on each work completes the collection. This is a must-have book for any aspiring or experienced doll making.
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Cloth Doll Artistry

Cloth Doll Artistry

Creating Jolie A Basic Cloth Doll with a Full-Color Face Jolie is a wonderful cloth doll that lets you explore the process of making a threedimensional figure. Human proportion is not necessary to capture the whimsy and creative ...

Author: Barbara Willis

Publisher: Quarry Books

ISBN: 9781616735388

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

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In this unique and beautiful book, beloved doll-designer Barbara Willis guides readers through various approaches to doll design and basic and advanced construction techniques. Through the creation of three complete step-by-step projects, readers will develop color boards, learn to use vintage images, create both 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional cloth dolls, learn sophisticated costuming techniques, and gain knowledge of elaborate soft sculpting. A gallery shares the inspirational work of several well-known doll artists who have created their own versions of each project. Complete patterns and templates are included.
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Creative Cloth Doll Collection

Creative Cloth Doll Collection

This book is a compilation of the first four of Patti Medaris Culea's bestselling books: Creative Cloth Doll Making, Creative Cloth Doll Faces, Creative Cloth Doll Couture, and Creative Cloth Doll Beading.

Author: Patti Medaris Culea

Publisher: Quarry Books

ISBN: 9781610581141

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 304

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This book is a compilation of the first four of Patti Medaris Culea's bestselling books: Creative Cloth Doll Making, Creative Cloth Doll Faces, Creative Cloth Doll Couture, and Creative Cloth Doll Beading. This comprehensive book guides readers through all the basics of creating cloth figures, with step-by-step fully illustrated instruction. Readers get complete patterns to create several styles of dolls, many with interchangeable parts. The book provides methods for creating beautiful faces, hair, garments, clothing, and supplies instruction in a wide variety of surface design techniques including dyeing, painting, stamping, beading, applique, hand and machine embroidery, image transfers, using Tyvek, and more. For further inspiration, the book also includes a gallery of doll designs by other leading doll artists, all made using the patterns from the book.
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Making Fantasy Cloth Dolls

Making Fantasy Cloth Dolls

The most important thing about these pens is that they do not bleed when used on fabric. They are available in various colours and sizes; I use 05 Face colouring is the part of cloth-doll making that many people find difficult, ...

Author: Jan Horrox

Publisher: Search Press Limited

ISBN: 9781781267400

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 96

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Building on the success of Jan Horrox's previous book, Introduction to Making Cloth Dolls, Jan's new book focuses on her exquisite fantasy dolls, including beautiful fairies, amazing mermaids, an enigmatic witch and a steampunk doll with attitude. These magical dolls are full of character and are amazingly easy to achieve with the help of this practical book. Step-by-step instructions are provided for all the basic techniques, including how to make the bodies, heads, arms, legs, hands and feet; how to make the hair; and how to needlesculpt and paint the exquisite faces to really bring your character to life. There are instructions for making webbed fingers, delicate fairy wings as well as a mermaid's tail, and there are three easy-to-follow projects to put all your newly acquired skills into practice. Jan encourages the reader to use their imagination and create dolls of their own, and the alternative designs that accompany each project show how easily this can be done simply by changing the faces, colours, fabrics and embellishments used.
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