Designing a Ball Jointed Doll

Designing a Ball Jointed Doll

Design Ok this is a stage I really try to skip in almost every area of my life. I am a jump in feet first kinda girl. Planning isn’t really a strong quality of mine. Which is why I often find myself making something that wasn’t what I intended at all. It’s more of an...
Ball Jointed Doll

Ball Jointed Doll

Starting a New Project There might be a rite of passage for a lot of doll makers that we start out with cloth dolls. These are much easier to make. They usually come from a pattern; a set of pieces that you lay on fabric, cut out and sew together. Making a lovely...
Valentine Ghouls

Valentine Ghouls

Hello everyone I just wanted to stop by and tell you that the Valentines Ghouls are back in stock in the Etsy shop. And in all 3 colours. I know a lot of people have been eagerly waiting hoping they would be back before Valentines day, and we have made it just. They...

Plastic and Packaging

I don’t know about you, but I am increasingly worried about the environment and the big plastic issue. We do what we can within the home and have various ‘lids’ instead of clingfilm and don’t buy items from supermarkets that are packaged that way now, if we can help...
Stepping out from the shadow of the Honey Pot

Stepping out from the shadow of the Honey Pot

I know that this post is a little late to make a grand announcement but I have changed my name dun dun dun dun. Alison Jackson Art Dolls I had meant to do this all in one go, but Facebook was so fast that it caught me off guard and instead of taking the 2 weeks plus...

Fit for a Queen

Good morning lovelies Today I wanted to share with you my Queen Elizabeth Art Doll and show you a few work in progress photos. Making this doll I used a tutorial by the incredibly talented Dorote Zaukaite (dorotesdolls.com) that I bought myself as a Christmas present,...