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Project Doll Update

Hi Folks,

A name popped into my head this weekend for my project doll: Antonella. It was the name of one of the girls in my sister's girl crew when she was in middle school. As I was four years younger than them, they were were godlike in my eyes. 

I've been hesitant to work on her. She may be sculpted terribly but it's still better than what I can do and I don't want to mess up what little engineering there is in these joints. 

So I mostly just filled in the craters and bubbles with Apoxie Sculpt and sanded some trouble areas (everywhere).  

I started to lose hope but then I dyed her and I feel much better. Many of her flaws are now hidden.  


After:  (yeah her elbows joints are flipped around. They are slightly better fitting than this.)

So here is her diorama.  It's one of those paper boxes from JoAnn's:




I've since updated the purple side, adding a bit of lace trim where the scrapbook paper sheets meet.

We're getting there!!  Now that she's dyed, I'll start to paint her then set her up in this diorama!



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