Synopses & Reviews
From the a Queen of Hearts to Tribal Dancers, these 30 enchanting, surprising paper doll projects will captivate the imagination! They encompass a variety of styles and techniques, pushing the boundaries of what paper dolls are and can be. To create basic "Simply Victorian" greeting card dolls, select favorite reproductions of period angels, flowers, and other art images and cut them out. Then add metallic paint, a skirt fashioned from florist's foil, and glue. Make a festive Santa from papier mâché. Découpage vintage paper doll children onto a frame: the patterns are all here. Get dolled up with a fancy fall figure, molded out of card stock and decorated with silk autumn leaves. Each one is magnificent!
An enthusiastic and contemporary treatment of a traditional craft, with simple-to-follow family projects.