I'm in a small group of women from all over the place who come together online to chat and support each other's artistic whims. We like to challenge ourselves periodically to do something new. This time is was a Cage Doll challenge. A cage doll typically has a finished top half, and the bottom half is a hollow cage-like shape. Traditionally, cage dolls were used as theater mannequins, religious figures, and fashion mannequins.
Why bother with lower body on a display doll if it would always be covered by a long gown?
So several of us took this cage doll idea and ran with it (hopefully, there was no running with scissors).
Here's the top bit of mine:
Her bottom half isn't exactly a gown, but whatever.
Naturally, I had to make some residents for such a grand Big Top.Does anyone else hear calliope music?