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a new year story

27 January, 2016 ·

I suppose it’s not really a very new year any more but on January 3rd, when the year was quite new, something utterly magical happened to me and I thought it would make a good first blog post for 2016. Keep reading…

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a mermaid doll for someone lovely

17 July, 2015 ·

It’s a long time since I made a doll in this style and I think it’s the first time ever that I’ve made a mermaid doll. This one is for someone lovely who looks a bit like a mermaid and who I could easily believe secretly turns into one when no one is looking.  Keep reading…