Category Archives: spirit figure

I’ve been published!

Lesley Riley has just put out her new book titled¬†Inspirational Quotes Illustrated¬†and I’m in it! Actually my doll was in the last year’s Quotes Illustrated, too. This is a new edition with more art works than the first book. We … Continue reading

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Three Embroidered Faces

I have some new faces for more spirit dolls to share! These were designed to compliment a few of my stash piles, those plastic bins that hold things I like that seem to form a collection. It may seem like … Continue reading

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Treasures of the Gypsy Challenge Doll

I am currently working on a doll for the Treasures of the Gypsy Challenge.¬† It seems I’ve been working on this doll for the whole summer. That may be because my first attempt was such a disaster that I scrapped … Continue reading

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Spirit Figure is Finished

Sometimes when I’m working on a doll it takes a while for all the elements to come together to be a whole. Sometimes everything falls into place with little effort. This most recent spirit figure was of the latter kind. … Continue reading

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Back to Dolls Again

After sewing clothing for much of the summer, I’ve made a turn and am now focusing my stitching on dolls. You may think it’s because I’ve run out of fabric for clothing in my stash, but think again. That is … Continue reading

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Celebration Give-Away

I’m celebrating! There are now over 100 followers to my blog! Thank you to all my readers for your support and encouragement. To honor all of you who read PlayfulStitching, I will be giving away a spirit figure. She comes … Continue reading

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Sampler Doll–Finished

After several months of stitching, I have filled all the space on the embroidered spirit doll I’ve been working on. All told, she has 19 different stitches on her body and face. She started out as a canvas for the … Continue reading

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