Nessun and Anubis hit Etsy!

These two are listed in my Etsy shop. If you’d like to take them home, head on over! Here’s a link:

Nessun and Anubis on Etsy

These two have lots of unique touches. Nessun’s silk, front pleated, gold cupped gown has hand beadng, hand painting and chain shoulder detailing. Both are pressure resin cast by me in my studio. Both are hand lovingly hand painted and Nessun is fully body blushed. Truly a one of a kind pair.

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Handmade bracelets, leather and chain sandals, a gold leather handled golden chain leash and fancy collar are just a few more touches on these two 🙂

Nessun and Anubis on Etsy

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Little Lux Art Doll – Nessun

I’m working on an Egyptian looking little Lux lady. I’ve settled on the name Nessun, although, really the name chose me. Sometimes you get a name in your head and you just know. It just feels right. I don’t usually start a project with a name in mind. I often have to get to know her before I can name her, but this time, she’s popped into my head fully formed 🙂 Now I just have to make her …. (Too bad she doesn’t pop out of my head fully formed, would save me some time! lol!)

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She looks a little like she’s explaining to me what she wants to wear…

So here she is waiting for her hair…. I wanted to do a bunch of spiral twists for her, but in the end they didn’t cooperate. They didn’t hang in a natural way. Too stiff and fake looking. So different hair was necessary.

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Many silly stiff spirals! Maybe I can wrastle them into something useful at some later date. She’s getting impatient. I say, keep your hair on, lol!

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Some trimming will be necessary, but I like the multilengths of this hairstyle on her. She seems to like it too 🙂

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Here she is just chillin’ with the big girls while she waits for her clothing. “I’m working on it” I say 🙂 See?

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Gold boobs anyone?

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She’s got shoes now and bracelets and hair bling …… and ……. her dress is finished. There was much embellishing and beading and even painting on this little white silk number!

Next up will be a post all about her pal, Anubis!

New Year – New Blog

Hello there!

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I know it’s February and for many, hardly a new year, but some of us are slow to get started, especially in the cold and dark of a Canadian winter when tea and a great book in front of the fire are calling….

The fact is I’ve been meaning to give my little figures LuxArtDolls, their own space, well, since I started sculpting them many years ago now. I’m a self taught sculptor and bjd maker, always looking for instruction and inspiration. I have sculpted off and on since my teens, but when I began my adventures with dolls and poseable figures, all of my worlds came together. Photography, fashion, sewing, painting, creating and playing, not to mention engineering that little bjd. I can research a project as much as I please, or I can simply let my imagination run and see what comes.

I take my time with these projects. Rushing means mistakes. Slow and steady, but when Lux ladies are ready, they tend to end up in my Etsy – LuxArtDolls shop. Feel free to communicate though if you’re interested in someone as I go along.

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My fashion and fantasy bjd’s are my muse. This is their blog…

I hope you enjoy it. Drop me a line, ask me a question. I love to talk shop!

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