Tuesday, March 29, 2016

DVD's Available


 Ava Angel

A shelf sitter and/or Christmas tree topper

Included in this video is how to create/sculpt/sew Ava Angel.  After painting and antiquing her you will create a wonderful gown for her to adorn.
In the end you will have a beautiful heirloom Christmas tree topper or shelf sitter.
A detailed workshop with over 2 overs of instruction time.



115.00
 8.00 shipping
 
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 Briley the Birdie


 In this video you will learn to hand sculpt Briley.  After painting and antiquing her you will sew a wonderful dress for her to adorn.  Finish her dress by adding laces and trims and then create a magical crown to sit atop her head. 
This is a 2 disc DVD with over 3 hours of instruction time.

145.00
8.00 shipping



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 Rosaleen Rabbit


In this video you will learn how to adjust your pattern to make any size rabbit you choose.  After she is sculpted you will paint, crackle and antique her to make her look aged and handmade.  Sew her  a costume with an easy sew/no pattern process.  
Add some ribbon, trim and whatever you please to make her your own.
A detailed workshop with over 2 hours of instruction time.

145.00
8.00 shipping
 

Sunday, March 6, 2016

Hopping into Spring...






They are a festive crew...all decked out and ready for some Spring time fun!!




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Willow





Sweet Willow is dressed in her Spring finest.  She's 19 inches tall and don's a gorgeous green floral dress and vintage eyelet underskirt.  Her gold shoes finish off her attire.

Sold
 

 

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Spring Bird on Vintage Crochet Spool


This sweet white bird is nesting atop a spool of vintage crochet thread.

8 inches
 
Sold
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Mr. Bluebird


Mr. Bluebird sits atop an old wooden spool.  

9.5 inches

Sold

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Spring Bunny in a Vintage Creamer



Sweet bunny with a cream lace collar.  She sits inside a glass vintage creamer.

7.5 inches

Sold


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Mr. Sassy


Always daring to be different...Mr. Sassy prefers to wear bright orange in lieu of soft pastels.

8 inches

Sold


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Spring Greetings on Box



Dressed in pink and sitting amongst vintage millinery.

7 inches


Sold

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Silver Vintage Creamer Spring Bird

This sweet spring bird nests inside a vintage silver creamer.  

8.5 inches

Sold

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Happy Spring Bird



Dressed in pinks and blues and ready to enjoy some sunshine!

8.5 inches

Sold

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Spring Greetings Spool


This white bird sits atop a vintage crochet spool. 

7.5 inches

Sold


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Chickadee on a Vintage Wood Spool


She wears a ruffled vintage hand crocheted lace collar and sits atop an old wooden spool.

9.5 inches

Sold

 

Sunday, December 6, 2015

2015 Winter Web Sale






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Vintage Lace Snow Girl

Dressed in wonderful old laces, head to toe.  
She carries her muff and wears her warm winter hat.

15 inches

110.

Shipping 8.

~Sold~
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Pincushion Snow Guy



A fun and festive piece.  This snowman sits atop a pincushion made from an old quilt square.  
The pincushion sits inside a Vintage, lace edged glass bowl.

10 x 7

72.

Shipping 8.

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Vintage Snow Boot 1





 Oh that sweet snow face!

8 inches tall and sitting in an old papier mache snow boot.

62.

Shipping 8.
~Sold~

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Top Hat Snowman


 Wearing his finest top hat and sitting in a vintage creamer.

 8+ inches tall

58.

Shipping8.

~Sold~

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Vintage Snow Boot 2





 A sweet snow guy sitting in a Vintage papier mache snow boot.
He's got a wonderful garland with vintage style beads on it.  
A little holly decorates the toe.

9 inches

62.

Shipping 8.
~Sold~
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The Ho Ho Ho Guy



Santa's Vintage robe is made from the uniform of a member of a band.  The sleeves were completely shredded so I salvaged the body of it and here he is....dressed in WONDERFUL old red velvet and trimmed in old silver metal ribbon.  The uniform jacket was originally trimmed in this metal. 
The button at his chest is made from old sequins and I brought it back from my travels to France.  

Standing at 21 inches tall, he makes a great statement piece.

245.

Shipping 16.
~SOLD~



Thanks for visiting
Happy Holidays

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Bun Bun and Belle Workshop


 Bun Bun & Belle Workshop

Friday, January 15, 2016, 1-5pm
Saturday, January 16, 2016, 9-5pm
Sunday, January 17, 2016, 9-5pm

Femmage
946 Tyler Street
Benicia CA



Please join me as we create this lovely "French inspired" rabbit atop a vintage sewing drawer where sweet little Belle sits inside.  With glowing red hair, Belle reads her book while sitting lovingly atop a sculpted flower.  She has soft light to read by as the sewing drawer lights up.  

Together, we will sculpt, paint and antique both Bun Bun and Belle and then we will dress them in their finest, which includes creating lots of layers of beauty!



This 2 1/2 day workshop will take you deep into techniques like sculpting, painting, assemblage, electrical wiring, hand and machine sewing and more!


The workshop will take place at Femmage in Bencia, CA.


Lunch and refreshments will be provided both Saturday and Sunday.  
All spots are non-refundable but transferable to another student.

Limited seating is available. 

Supply list will be provided after sign up.  

**Please note, if you are not able to attend on Friday, some pre~sculpted pieces will be provided to you upon arrival on Saturday.**

Workshop is $285
Choose your payment plan

THIS WORKSHOP IS SOLD OUT.  IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE PLACED ON THE WAITING LIST IN CASE OF CANCELLATIONS, PLEASE EMAIL ME AT:

Colleen.Moody@Yahoo.com

Installment #2 ~ $135
due by January 1, 2016 

Monday, January 5, 2015

The Treasure Keeper - Northern California Workshop



"The Treasure Keeper"


Friday, June 5
& Saturday, June 6
10am-5pm
Danville, CA


Please join me as we create this lovely "French inspired" doll atop a wonderful set of drawers that can hold your special treasures.  Inspired by a vintage photograph of a jewelry box I found during my travels in Paris, I set upon creating my own heirloom piece.  Together, we will sculpt, paint and antique her and then we will dress her in her finest....including creating a wonderful bonnet for her.

Workshop Fee $255


This workshop includes all the items to create your own treasure keeper except for the following supplies you need to bring to class.  

~A variety of laces, fabrics, trims and any items you choose to "decorate" your doll and bonnet
~Sewing needles, thread, pins and scissors
~paint brushes - a variety of sizes including a short liner brush
~Sculpting tools - plastic from a craft shop is fine
~Paint for your drawers if you would like a different color than the gold pictured above
~Crystal knobs (kits come with round wooden knobs).  I purchased the knobs pictured at Hobby Lobby.  They are approximately 3/4"

Approximately 21 inches tall

Workshop hours are 10-5 both Friday and Saturday.  Alameda Flea is Sunday, June 7 for those that want to venture that way.  Lunch and refreshments are provided each day.  All spots are non-refundable but transferable to another student.

Hotels for students traveling from out of the area:

closest:  Best Western Danville Sycamore Inn

San Ramon Hyatt House

Sold Out
 

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Soooooo love this time of year!

The Holidays!!!  

No time better to enjoy family, friends, food and festivities!!

Thanks for stopping by my little doll studio.  I hope these guys bring a smile to your face and get you in some holiday spirit....if you aren't already. 

If you are interested in a piece, just click on the "email me" button.  I'll get back to you right away to let you know if it's still available and will follow that up with a Paypal invoice.


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Sweet Pink Snowgirl




  

20 inches tall and dressed in vintage velvet and vintage crochet trimmed underskirt.  A rich pink cozy fur keeps the chill off and her vintage rhinestone pin adds a bit of style.


SOLD

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Traditional Red Angel





 20 inches tall and dressed in traditional Christmas red ....but detailed in "every day dress" this Angel wears a wonderful old table runner as an over skirt.  Her fur wrap is closed with a gorgeous old hair clip that is missing stones and has a very aged color to it.  Pure goodness.  Her glass glitter crown is dressed in velvet vintage flowers and pearl stamens. 
This piece sits atop an old milk glass candle holder.
 

SOLD

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Dashing through the snow....








 There's no horse but there is an open sleigh and it's packed with goodies.
This piece is 18 x 18 and makes a great center piece for your holiday table.  
Bottle brush trees, old ornaments and a sheep-y friend are all filling Santa's sleigh. 

A magical piece.

SOLD 
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Snow Princess




 21 inches tall and dressed in old velvet, trims and a wonderful scallop skirt.  Her underskirt is a rich, fancy lace.  Her snowflake necklace and glitter crown makes her very festive for the season.

SOLD


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 The Tree Trimmer





 Dressed in silvery gray, creams and whites...this rich and elegant lady is ready to trim her tree.  She's 22 inches tall and is dressed in a hand dyed bodice and gorgeous petticoat.  Her cape is trimmed in old silver metal trim.
 

SOLD

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 Little Snowlady




14 inches and dressed in vintage laces, trims and a flocked top hat, this little lady is completely festive.  She has her bottle brush tree with her and she's ready to celebrate the season.  She is weighted to sit.


SOLD


Thanks for stopping by....I hope you have the merriest of holidays.  

xo~C