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Doll

(dawl),
Richard, 20th-century British epidemiologist. See: Armitage-Doll model.
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'I learnt doll making from my mother Fauzia Naheed, who, after death of my father some 30 years ago, experienced hardships in her professional life.
During the programme, the children were taught about the basics of doll making.
Lorraine enjoyed ceramics, doll making and collecting, crafts, sewing and cooking.
The dolls were made by children and heads of doll making clubs.
Visitors are invited to take part in activities including Morris dancing displays, spinning and weaving demonstrations, a patchwork quilt being made over the weekend, straw doll making, and Punch and Judy shows.
The major attractions of the festival included bone work, lacquer art, Multani blue tiles, doll making, tie dye, block-printing, woodwork, traditional truck art, papier mache, carpet weaving, floor rugs, basketry, pottery and embroidery from Multan and DG.Khan.
This is a comparative study of the production and consumption of three doll lines (all of which represent alternatives to mainstream Barbie-type fashion dolls): American Girl dolls produced in China; Kathe Kruse dolls produced in Germany and Latvia; and the dolls of the Q'ewar Project of Peru, which is a social development initiative that has undertaken doll making. Edwards (Lowell Center for Sustainable Production, U.
They are exquisitely dressed in fine embroidered clothing, winning her the Triple Crown of Doll Making from the prestigious Doll Artisan Guild.
The author would like to thank Vanessa Jennings for her valuable insight into the art of Kiowa dolls and doll making. Vanessa's generous input will provide the basis for another article on Kiowa dolls in a future issue.
Even more limited in availability is Reda's other creative outlet, doll making, which has so far only resulted in one gem: the fully posable Lil' Daniel Castillo doll.
Playthings have long roots in local folk cultures and crafts, and regional and national traditions of toy and doll making have long reinforced ethnic and local identities in children.
A demonstration of corn doll making will be held on Sunday at Beamish Museum.