Soyka Pictures

Сreated to bring joy to the eye | Noble Dolls by Vita Soyka

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I grew up in a family of artists. My mother often made dolls for me when I was a child from paper or papier mache. She instilled in me a love of needlework and an interest in the doll as an art object. My serious hobby began with collecting antique dolls. In my collection there were two very old wooden dolls from the 17th-18th centuries. By education I am an artist, so I wanted to try to make a doll of my own from wood. The basswood is a very noble and rewarding material. It is a pleasure to work, despite the time-consum…

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