Long Tall Sally

This is going to be a somewhat smaller doll, medium size actually, smaller that the Stable Elf but larger than the Elf with the Corgie.
After I glued the feet on, she looked sooooooo long and tall to me!  Perhaps she will seem to shorten up once she’s dressed.  I have a costume in mind with a multi-colored silk skirt, silk velvet top, and lots of beading with tiny marcasite beads.
But though I have the costume in mind, I don’t yet have a theme.  Who is she?  What is she doing?
Perhaps she should be a peacock elf.  The colors I’ve chosen for her costume are definitely peacock colors and I just remembered that I have several small peacock feathers that could work into her costume somehow.  But if she’s a peacock elf, what is she doing?  I’ll have to think about it and see if I can develop that theme.

3 thoughts on “Long Tall Sally”

  1. hallo Kaaren hoeveel poppen of dieren maak jij wel niet in in de week????
    deze ziet er ook weer leuk uit (dat kan ik makkelijk zeggen als poppen maakster. )veel plezier in je werk, maak er maar weer een mooie creatie van groetjes Marja


  2. Hi, Marja.
    I'm enjoying translating your comments with the Google Translator. I'll have to see if I can add it somehow to my blog!
    Yes, I've been quite busy with dolls lately. I think I have four in progress at the moment, and I switch back and forth, working now on one and then on another! Such fun!
    Take care,


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