Saturday, February 1, 2014

My First Santos and Published

I had so much FUN creating my first Santos doll. 
This darling frame is the brainchild of 
I added to the base with a crown created from the new die cut plate
and embossed metal strips for the skirt and wings from 

Here she is in her new home in my studio.

I was so EXCITED to see my Articulated doll.
 Also from Retro Cafe Art made the cover 
of Altered Arts magazine.

I am a bit late in posting this one. 
But was also published in the Somerset Studios Gallery 
With my Witches Wardrobe using stamps from


Life has been busy... now I have more catching up to do.
I'll be stopping by soon.



39 comments:

lynnesbowsandbelles said...

Lynn
Oh my word, she is a beauty! Such a gorgeous idea.

Congratulations on your double publication triumph. I was thrilled for you to see your Witch's Wardrobe published.
Wishes
Lynne

Craft Addicts - Tracy Evans said...

Hi Lynn, the snippet of your studio looks amazing, we need to see more. Love your doll, amazing detail and I love the trim along the bottom. Gorgeous. Congratulations on being published yet again. Take care. Tracy x

Paper Profusion said...

So so pleased for you Lynn! Well done you! Hope you are framing all the covers for your craftroom - you surely are entitled to be mighty proud! All your makes are wonderful. Nicola x

Debi said...

just love her in white and she looks so at home there with the other angels, Debi x

newfiecrafter(Marilyn) said...

Wow gorgeous piece of ART. Congratulations on being published well deserved.
Hugs

Jo said...

Your Santos doll is beautiful Lynn! and I saw your published work in Somerset! it is so you ... Congrats on both publications!!!

Sarah said...

Your first Santos looks perfectly happy joining all of the other beauties in your studio. And congrats on being a cover girl! So exciting!!

Sue Marrazzo said...

Sooooooo PRETTY!

Kimberly at ArtJoyStuff said...

All beautiful and well deserved recognition. Congrats Lynn!
hugs and JOY,
Kimberly

suziqu's thread works said...

Oh She is so gorgeous Lynn and looks perfectly at home sitting on your studio shelf!

Congratulations also dear friend for being published in two more magazines.
Your creations are always so beautiful!

Have a wonderful Sunday!

x Suzy

Diane said...

I agree with Tracy. We'd love to see more o your studio. Your Santos is beautiful and CONGRATULATIONS on the cover of the magazine as well as being published in the other two. Wow! I hope this makes you feel as wonderful as it should. Blessings, Diane

Glenda/MidSouth said...

Love the Santos doll - So very pretty!
Congratulations on your publications!!! Wow! You are doing great!
Send some of your creativity my way, please - I have not pulled out my supplies in some time now.

Brenda Brown said...

Your doll is divine my friend, she looks so elegant and stands so regally surveying everything around her. All your work deserves to be published it is so beautiful xx

misteejay said...

Congratulations on being published and how fab to be on the cover.
Beautiful creations Lynn and a lovely peak into your studio.

Toni xx

Martina2801 said...

Hi dear Lynn, congrats on your publication! Well deserved!
Your first Santos doll is gorgeous! I love this.
Have a wonderful weekend, my friend.
Hugs MARTINA

May said...

WOW What a beauty she is... Gorgeous work, Congratulations on being published the detail ia outstanding... Love the Witch's wardrobe too...Loved the sneek peek of your crafty space ..Hugs May x x x

Nancy said...

Lynn she is Gorgeous! I just Love the all white~ Congratulations on your publications, so exciting!!

Huggs, Nancy

Petite Michelle Louise said...

love this santos doll. different than the ones i've seen out there. so lovely! and congrats on your recent publications!

Carol- Beads and Birds said...

Congratulations for all the well earned accolades! I must confess that the Witches Wardrobe is one of my very favorite of your pieces.

bobbie said...

Double congratulations!! Gorgeous work ~ all of it!

artwolf2009 said...

congrats, well deserved. Love the spooky one

Createology said...

Stunning Santos Doll with the lovely white angel bliss. Congratulations as always to your publications and the cover!!! Your art is pure vision of JOY and I adore everything you create dear...

Annie said...

Congratulations Lynn.............your projects are amazing and deserve to be published. Fantastic pieces x

Crafty Hugs

Annie x

ImagiMeri said...

Congratulations pretty lady. I always scan the Somerset mags for your work, and then I brag about you! Your santo's are gorgeous, but then everything you make is amazingly gorgeous.

Big hugs,
Meri

JoAnne said...

Congrats Lynn! Your santos is gorgeous!

Kim Ross said...

Such beautiful projects! Congratulations on your well-deserved publications! :)

June said...

I'm always so happy to see you published and say to myself "you go Idaho girl!!! I love all your beautiful artwork Lynn!
hugs from here...

Nook and Cranny said...

Congrats on the publications, you deserve it indeed, great creations!!
Would love to see some pics of your studio :)
Have a great week.
Michele

Candy C said...

Lynne...oh my gosh...your dolls are wicked cool, girl! Love the dimensional skirts on them. The all white Santos doll looks amazing on your very shabby chic shelf. And your Oxford Impressions doll with the wire skirt is really really REALLY cool as well. Your work has such a great feminine quality to it. Thanks for sharing! <3 Candy

Debbie Emmons said...

Great projects Lynn! I love them all, you always create such wonderful and inspiring work. Cheryl Tiggs has nothing on this "Cover Gir1!"

Dorthe said...

How beautiful, dear Lynn,your white santos doll, is amazing... I bought the little one, and hope soon to play with her :-) -I love you choosed white and glitter !!
Congratulations dear on being published and on the cover!!! Wonderful!!
Hugs, Dorthe

Belladonna said...

She is just fabulous!

2amscrapper said...

a huge congratulations--especially making the COVER! so deserving...

Kelly_Deal said...

Congratulations Lynn!

Kikka N said...

Dear Lynn! Congrats on New Achievements in ART! Love the way she looks!
Hugs
Kikka

Gaby Bee said...

Your Santos doll is awesome.
Congrats on your publications, Lynn! I'm so pleased for you.

Have a great weekend!
Hugs,
Gaby

Carolyn said...

I can't tell you how it makes me feel to see a friend's art published for all to view. You are very talented, Lynn, and I'm thrilled every time you post about your published art. Each piece is incredible and your talents and willingness to share are amazing. CONGRATULATIONS.

Hugs,
C

Terry said...

Oh Lynn, this is so beautiful! She looks amazing in your studio with the other treasures! Congratulations for another publication, so deserving! Enjoy the week. Hugs!

Carly Peña Guerrero said...

You do such lovely,lovely work!It is a pleasure and inspiration to follow your blog!

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