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This envelope can be found in your Fall 2015 issue of Doll News.
I was pleased to have the privilege of taking a Hitty workshop with Gail Wilson! I’d long been a fan……
Participants received a kit, containing everything they’d need. The doll’s head was already done, as well as some preliminary machine-sewing on the body parts. Then we carved the wooden arms and feet, painted arms, feet, and (turned wood) legs, and assembled the entire doll! It was a blast!
Carving my doll’s arms:
…..and more carving.
Parts all carved!
Painting stripes on her stockings:
Attaching heads and arms, and stuffing the body.
And…..Hitty’s already ‘in her cups’, on the first day of convention!
Some finished products from Gail’s other Hitty kits:
Reuniting with old friends who joined me in the class!