Doll-Making as an Artform
Here's a fascinating artist from Channel News Asia. Her name is Janice Yong from Singapore and the dolls that she works on are worth $3,000.
In this article titled The Singaporean Hand-Crafting the Wonder of Childhood for the World, we learn of her works. Here's an interesting snippet:
Carving the plastic is similar to carving wood. I use tools like scalpels, chisels and other sharp things. It’s labour-intensive and there’s not much room for error. Following the carving, comes the sanding, painting, varnishing, and everything else in between and after – including lid art, making eye ...