Women Doll Makers, Making History

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by Ruby Lane

Two Rhode Island women named Izannah Walker and Martha Chase each opened highly successful commercial doll making businesses in the male-dominated business world of the 19th century. Over the past 200 years, the world of dolls has offered women a myriad of opportunities not otherwise open to them. Dolls have provided an entrée into the… Read more »

Top Ten Doll Artists

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by Guest Blogger

  There are many men and women in the last 150 years that have provided a great amount of influence on the art of dollmaking. Artist dolls of the last century take many forms and are made of almost every kind of material. A hаnd-сrаftеd dоll iѕ оnе оf a kind, аn іndіvіduаl whісh саrrіеѕ… Read more »