Adorable Snow Angel.Artist Elaine Roesle's Snow Children combine elements from both the cotton batting and porcelain styles. A self-taught doll-maker, Elaine has been handcrafting Christmas themed figures for many years. In 1978, she began creating Old World Santa figures with great success. By 1990, her St. Nicholas Collection was so popular that the Santas were featured in that year's Christmas issue of Early American Life. In addition, during this time Elaine was also making porcelain dolls based on antique dolls.The early 1990s was a busy time for this talented artist as it was then that Elaine Roesle developed her first Snow Child. Five of these delightful pieces were debuted at art shows in Washington D.C. and Valley Forge, Pennsylvania.This is a fine example of her beautiful work.It stands 9" tall and every inch scrumptious.