It’s never too late

I never played with Barbie dolls much when I was little and to be honest, I never much liked them. But I bought one as an Easter present for a little girl and I have been making clothes and jewellery for her this last week – I learned new ways to apply old skills.

Before wrapping her and her belongings I have started to take photos of her – and I am learning about staging and lighting and field of focus. Here are the first of hopefully a few more photos of her. Some more learning ahead and I have to do it in the next few days.

Friendly Friday: Something learned

9 thoughts on “It’s never too late

      1. Don’t be discouraged! Students learn by observing the masters. Maybe there’s something to learn from him. Pictures tell stories and I thought your Barbie picture was the beginning of a great adventure.

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    1. I’m not. But the wishes of a little girl… I checked those dolls out and found out that there are now curvy ones (my one has a rather big bum, at least for a Barbie). I couldn’t quite find my ideal combination of curvy, red-haired, movable and with a profession. But the profession I could add with various paraphernalia (she’s a chef). Her hair is more strawberry blond than the ginger she had in the photo (the little girl herself has the most beautiful ginger hair herself). She can move. Ah well.

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  1. Your very own model! πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚ Reading the comments though put me in mind of a guy who does great ‘film sets’ with little figures. Tobias something but I can’t remember his website address. Sorry! 😦

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