| Category: Professional
| Doll Artist:
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Medium: All Cloth.
| Description: Firebird
is 19" tall, all cloth and my original design.
She is on a partial armature and
it was a real challenge to get her balanced. My kind and talented husband gave
me a lot of assistance with angle which she is attached to the
Her costume is hand sewn from
wired chiffon ribbons, modestly lined here & there with sequined fabric.
| Inspirations: I
wanted to capture the movement in Erte's illustration of the same
| Herstory: ...
| The Critics:Lovely colouring - the red and gold
combination is so rich!
Hard to believe that the fabric
is just ribbon
I like the way the drape crosses the back and becomes the
sleeve a nifty bit of ribbon manipulation!
The long-sleeved mitten is also
a nice touch, along with the little gold sandals.
Youve certainly caught her
in mid-movement however much your DH contributed, shes an engaging
All critics are
by participant Sue Farmer if you want to learn what
makes she write them please read her article: Where Angels Fear to Tread !!