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Paper doll in a shoe ATCs and upcoming class


Every month there is a meeting at Artistic Artifacts in Alexandria VA called JAMs. If you would like to attend the info is here. My cards for this month’s exchange are small paper dolls in a shoe advertising my upcoming class.

mARTin ATC paperdoll

ATCs Artist Trading Cards 2.5″ x 3.5″

mARTin ATC paperdoll

The class info and more photos are below. Hope to see you at JAMs and at the class!

What & Who: Paper Doll in a Shoe Pocket with theresa mARTin
When: Saturday, October 26, 2019
10:00 am – 2:30 pm, ½ hour lunch break
Where: Artistic Artifacts, Alexandria, VA

All Supplies Provided! Originating as an inexpensive toy, paper dolls have evolved into an art form. Join acclaimed mixed media artist theresa mARTin and create one of a kind mixed media paper dolls using paper, fabric, ribbons, fibers, collage sheets and much more. In addition to the embellishments, students will be provided with paper doll forms made exclusively for theresa and this class by! Plus, theresa has been granted the use of PaperWhimsy’s shoe form to make cozy homes for the dolls — or to use alone as beautiful keepsakes! Your inspiration can be anything from a classic fairy tale to a traditional form of a fashion doll with a change of dresses (or in the case of the pictured mermaid, a change of tails)! Celebrate Halloween with a witch or a different costumes. Your workshop fee includes $12.00 complete kit fee. Note: Although supplies are provided, feel free to bring in extra items from your own stash to supplement or to add an even more personal touch.

Sign up HERE

mARTin ATC paperdoll

mARTin ATC paperdoll

mARTin ATC paperdoll

mARTin ATC paperdoll

mARTin ATC paperdoll

mARTin ATC paperdoll


6 thoughts on “Paper doll in a shoe ATCs and upcoming class

  1. Oh, you’re right, Tea, these are adorable! Love how tiny.

  2. Beautiful – I love to live in Europe, but sometimes I´m envious of US people …

  3. absolutely gorgeous designs and details on a small substrate Theresa!!

  4. Love them! I am sorry I was not at this meeting – Just to get one of your special ATC cards!!!

  5. These are just so unbelievable… I still haven’t recovered from seeing them in person! Selecting one in the ATC trade was truly difficult — all are so gorgeous!

  6. Oh Theresa!! These are just exquisite and I soooooooo wish I could join the class.
    Your students will love making dolls with you, those lucky ducks!!
    Looking forward to our swap!
    hugs,Jackie xx

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