Artist Creates Hauntingly Real Victorian Dolls

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A Russian artist has become a social media sensation with his incredibly realistic dolls. If you enjoy the Joy of Painting with Bob Ross then you will love watching Michael Zajkov sculpt faces in polymer clay, delicately paint them and individually thread every hair.   Zajkov’s Doll Technique He seems to follow a standard technique … Read more

How to Break Down Costumes for Maximum Effect

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Both on stage and off, if a costume shows that it has just come off the sewing table it’s not going to do the character any justice. Until recently clothes were worn all the time for years at a time. Your coat was your outer-most layer to protect you from the elements and we weren’t … Read more