Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Information About Types of Sculpting Tools

This video is from a commercial tool company. OOAK Art Dollmakers does not not endorse any particular brand of tools! There are many sculpting tools available in craft stores and on-line and they all do the same job. Even homemade tools work well. However, this video demonstrates the various shape of many tools and describes how they are used. Perhaps beginning doll makers might find the information useful. Be sure to check our Index 'Tools" for more posts.

Here are some links to other sites with information about polymer clay tools:

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Sculpting a BJD from Polymer Clay

This video is an excerpt from a commercial DVD but It demonstrates the process of sculpting a BJD torso using polymer clay. The cured clay undersculpt made with the hollow opening for stringing is an interesting technique.

Monday, February 1, 2016

Sculpting A Face

Thanks to this doll artist for sharing her photo tutorial on sculpting a female face. Check it out here: