Finally, finally, finally, I can say the dolls for the film are done. They are now on the set and the director, Nathan Ross Freeman, loves them. Woo hoo! What a wonderful experience and two year ride. Any other dolls I make for the set will be icing on the cake. I can't believe I did it. I'm so proud of myself and I've learned so much about me, my doll making process, designing new dolls. I can mark this project off my list.
I feel fantastic! I'm giddy with joy and I'm ready for the next big project and 50 thousand little ones. I have amazed myself. Of all the times I could have given up and I didn't because I made a promise to Nathan but also to myself. What was I made of? Well, let me tell you, I'm made of pretty good stuff. I can do anything now.
This is a doll for one of the main characters. She has a choice to make, the armed forces or higher education.
This character has the choice of staying a waitress or becoming a doctor.
I haven't made actual doll clothes in years, at least 15.
This character has issues about childhood and adulthood.
Here is the main characters doll that will help her do some not-so-nice things.
This is a pincushion the main character uses. An experiment gone awry. It's pretty gruesome but the character has some issues. Don't you love that word? Issues. I can now move on to other projects. I have a brand new slate to scribble on. First, I'll have to clean up my studio. It think I'll take a nap first.
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