I've been working on my first dollmaking book and I just finished the first example of what you could do with a basic half doll design.
I like to use a half doll to make ghosts, fairies, angels, or demons. Actually, anything that floats, flies or is in the process of appearing or
This first piece is a poor unfortunate ghost who loved not too wisely, but too well. She's in her watery grave, but I'm going to write a dark amusing poem about her ruining "His" fishing trips every season. I've always been an Edward Gorey fan and I had a blast writing the last 2 story poems for Poor Sad Mary and Autumn Leaves.
I like the names Maud, Rachel or Edith for this figure. If you'd like to suggest a name feel free.