No such thing as rest for an obsessed doll maker,
there is always so much stitching to be done, so many creatures to be made, so much lace to be used, and so many wings to be sculpted..
Yes, I am working on a new collection of dolls and this is the first piece in the making! A girl holding a hummingbird made entirely of fabric, his wings needle sculpted and his body painted with pale blue and green. As I was listening to the beautiful and serene music of Hildegard von Bingen, I came up with this creation. She will be called ‘Hildegard and the Hummingbird’ and she is an ode to the ever so inspiring 11th century nun who spend her life dedicated to the arts, music, writing, mathematics and so much more, she was a true visionary ..