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DOLLS - July 2021

The July 2021 issue of DOLLS is our special annual Debut of Dolls collector’s edition featuring 64 full-color pages!

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The July 2021 issue of DOLLS is 64 full-color pages. This issue is our special annual Debut of Dolls collector’s edition! Inside, you’ll find a tribute to Dianna Effner as well as features on more than 25 top doll artists and designers, including Annette Herrmann, Connie Lowe, MeadowDolls, Pat Moulton, April Norton, Laura Tuzio Ross, Donna RuBert, Beverly Stoehr, and Kaye Wiggs.

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Features

10     Jazzy Puppets

MacPherson launches a new twist on reborns

By Shelley Marie

 

12     Beverly Stoehr

Her art comes from the heart

By Beverly Stoehr

 

12     Verta Doll

Aims to be the go-to source for doll wigs

 

13     Chelsea Pierce

Focuses on improving reborn artistry

 

14     JHDFashionDolls

Jiao Huadong turns collecting passion into successful fashion-doll line

By Wil Peterson

 

16     Virginia Comish

Tackles new mediums

By Virginia Comish

 

17     Joanna Langemann

Aims to expand her skill set

 

18     Virginia Lee

Looks forward to showing collectors new dolls

 

20     Dianna Effner

Prolific creator influenced a generation of doll artists

By Stephanie Finnegan

 

26     Donna RuBert

Artist’s new company focuses on small-run silicone babies

By Donna RuBert

 

27     Brenda Mize

Renews dedication to dollmaking

 

28     Nadaleena Mirat Brettmann

Silicone baby artist turns to sculpting

 

30     JC Toys

Expands Berenguer Boutique line

 

30     Laura Corti

Follows her inspiration

By Laura Corti

 

32     Vanessa Lee

Envisions a world without color

By Vanessa ‘Vee’ Lee

 

34     Madame Alexander

Company maintains tradition of quality, beautiful doll designs

 

36     Annette Herrmann

Celebrates 20 years of dollmaking

By Annette Herrmann

 

36     Laura Tuzio Ross

Captures babies in clay

 

38     Maria Lynn Grover

Expands her dollmaking endeavors

 

40     Connie Lowe

BJD artist stays positive, looks forward to in-person shows

By Connie Lowe

 

42     April Norton

Looks forward to a cheerful collection in 2021

 

42     Edith Schmidt

Turns sewing for dolls into a business

By Edith Schmidt

 

44     Antonia Jenkins

Finds inspiration in nature

By Antonia Jenkins

 

45     Ruby Red Fashion Friends

Welcome new Siblies

 

46     Meadow Dolls

BJD artistry begins with love of dolls, creativity

 

48     Pat Moulton

Celebrates 40 years as a doll artist

 

48     Little Charming Dolls

Revive Effner’s Heartstring dolls

 

49     Kaye Wiggs

BJDs are on collectors wish lists

 

50     Collector Corner

Dolls celebrate holidays in May

 

52     Effanbee’s Darling Dy-Dee

She reigned among wet-and-drink dolls for two decades

By Kerra Davis

 

Departments

8        Editor’s Notebook

56     Antique Q&A

56     Classifieds

57     Portraits

58     Curious Collector

60     Paper Doll

62     Event Calendar

62           Advertiser Index

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