Saturday, June 29, 2013

Sculpting Celebrities

So you want to sculpt a likeness of a celebrity? I say go for it but read this blog post first:

Friday, June 28, 2013

Painting A Geisha Doll's Face

Here is a step by step demonstration of applying the paint colors and shapes to an Asian face to transform her into a geisha.

Monday, June 17, 2013

How To Make A Ball Jointed Doll

What is a ball jointed doll (BJD)? Here is a nice explanation:
And here is a step by step tutorial on the process of making a BJD:

Sunday, June 16, 2013

More About BJDs

This web site discusses making a ball jointed doll and uses a proportion chart for a 5 to 7 year old child. Check it out here:|en&tbb=1&ie=shift_jis

This doll shows how she used steel springs to assemble her BJD instead of elastic:

Sunday, June 2, 2013

Polymer Clay Iris

'Marble Method' is what this doll maker calls her technique of making an iris with a pupil from polymer clay. If you have trouble painting your small scale doll's iris, you will want to try this technique: