Creases done well can separate a good doll from a great doll...
Last week, I mentioned that I like to alternate between my Blushing and Creasing work. With the "General Blushing Layers" complete, I'm ready to start working my creases!
"Creasing" is the process of darkening indentations in the vinyl to create the illusion of depth. Painting creases helps:
In this video, I will show you how to create the perfect custom creasing colors for all of those various creasing functions!
Of course if you're not comfortable mixing a color from scratch, using whatever you used for blushing to paint the creases will also create a beautiful look. Just follow my 3 Easy Rules for Perfect Creases:
Part 2: Creasing Details on the Face
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Hi! I am Kim. I've been creating dolls all my life. I started stuffing cotton balls into my mom's pantyhose when I was a little girl. Now I hand-craft dolls that look and feel like real babies.