I've gotten so many requests for information/tutorials, ranging from general questions to wanting to know every single detail and step in the process. I used to have several tutorials full of pictures of my work in every step. Unfortunately, this led to some issues with my original designs being used without permission. I've come to realize it would be best to have a simple FAQ so that people can develop their own styles.
Making poseable dolls is a multi-faceted artform that has many, many different ways of going about it. I developed all my own techniques stemming from a basic knowledge of sewing, sculpting, teddy bear making and animal anatomy. These are the utmost basics that you will need to make your own doll. Once you learn these, you should feel free to develop your own style of creating.
BASIC TECHNIQUE QUESTIONS: