Art Dolls

Art Dolls

Art dolls are admired for their complex designs, clothes and bodies, not intended for child play. They are created with a broad variety of methods and mediums, sometimes using a toy doll to start and sometimes building the entire doll from scratch.

Browse through our art doll inspiration and projects on Create Whimsy.

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Finding her creative path with a focus on issues that affect people's everyday lives, Sue Burley uses textiles to give form to her ideas. One piece inspires the next -...

When you enter Salley Mavor's miniature world, you will meet fiber art characters who tell stories both whimsical and serious. Sometimes funny, sometimes poignant, always thought-provoking, Salley's handmade characters invite...

Last summer I had a total hip replacement due to a too-close encounter with our large (92 pound!) Lab mix. He meant well - I think he was genuinely trying...

Well, the tradition of theatrically inspired nutcrackers continued for one more year. This year was My Fair Lady nutcrackers, to reflect Eliza Doolittle “before” and “after”! I started with angel nutcrackers and...

There was a day when a coworker and I were bored and we had these extra nutcrackers lying around and we had just opened a production of Les Miserables. So...