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Ballerina Project 2 – Part 10 – The End

MAKING THE HAIR: Once again, the hair I use is mohair yarn, pulled apart and tied into little bundles. They are then strategically glued on the head to create the doll’s hair style.  This process is also covered in detail … Continue reading

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Ballerina Project 2 – Part 9

FINAL BAKING: Once your doll is completely “half-baked” with all of it’s parts, it will be time for a final baking.  This is the time you will bake the doll at the manufacturer’s temperature and time recommendations.  I use Super … Continue reading

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Ballerina Project 2 – Part 8

PREPARING THE PLATFORM: During the project, before I chose the color of the actual outfit, I worked with the wooden plaque as raw wood.  Using a 1/4 inch drill bit, I drilled a small hole in an area for the doll … Continue reading

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Ballerina Project 2 – Part 7

THE BALLERINA HEAD/FACE RIGHT OUT OF THE MOLD: The Ballerina Push Mold, like the other push molds at White Gothic Studios, can be used right out of the mold, or you can make a bit of a “skull” out of … Continue reading

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Ballerina Project 2 – Part 6

ADD BALLERINA BODY SUIT: Using Sculpey III in the color pink, I added a very, very thin layer of clay and built up a body suit for the ballerina.  Try to get it as smooth as you can so you … Continue reading

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