Tag: Assemblage Doll

Reaching Out 4U

Reaching out 4U is a Mixed Media Assemblage, all items used are vintage and have been discarded by some one as useless or just plain unwanted. I love to put these items back into use and give them a second chance of life. Here I have used an Ikea box frame, Victorian Newspapers and Bible,…

The December Doll

The December Doll is a bit autobiographical.  She celebrates personal likes that are often thought of as quirky, odd and difficult.  The doll is made from a discarded florists tube, springs, and an antique doll head, wire, stamped images, pattern tissue, and bits of calendar pages.  There are barbie shoes, a plastic snake, bits of old jewelery, beads,…

Miss Clara Scarlett, Assemblage Art Doll

Meet Miss Clara Scarlett, her beginnings were quite humble.  She began life as a half bird cage and a vintage doll.  The two were combined to create the base of this piece.   The cage was wrapped in shredded painters canvas to create her "hoop skirt"  Clara Scarlett is the most Southern of Belle's and "She…

"Clementine", a unique mannequin, representing the realm of citrus

"Clementine" is a full-size clothing model mannequin. She was purchased from a store going out of business, along with her 6 sisters, and collaged, decorated, and embellished with colors and words that best describe"citrus" because she was to be entered into an Agricultural show competition here in the Central Valley of California. I painted Clementine…

Tin Fairy Assemblage Doll

My Tin Fairy Assemblage Doll is made of many different things, a piece of an old lamp as a base, doll head and arms, old rusty tin cup, old tin oil can lid,  old tin salad tongs hammered flat as wings, tattered pearls, pieces of an old rhinestone necklace, wire, torn strips of hand dyed…

entitled "Loss" mixed media assemblage totem

"loss" a mixed-media assemblage totem was inpired by the quote "Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.” Created from recyled material, the base of "loss" is an top from an orange juice container, to which a plastic 'man' was fixed. a variety of…

entitled "7; Guardian of Loss" mixed media assemblage art doll

"7; Guardian of loss" is a mixed media assemblage art doll. He was created from an armature of recycled foil that was wrapped in floral tape and covered with paperclay. His head is pure sculpt paperclay. His rich coloring comes from layers of oil sticks, acrylic paint wash with acrylic flow release, vintage papers and…

Pretty In Pink Assemblage Doll

"Pretty In Pink" is an assemblage doll with a real attitude! Just check out that face…she lets you know just what she's thinking!!! Standing at 18 inches tall, she is made of things I found around the house: soup can, light fixture, light bulb, bottle caps…things like that. Her arms and legs are doll parts…