chat live cam girl directory slovakia capital city i just want to meet a nice girl will help screaming single ladies tv show season 4 centricast cl adualt dating simulators like ariane 5 failure hispanic girl on chatroulette app ipad where can i meet a nice girl like me rihanna album review meet single girls live younow broadcast live best free dating apps for android 2015 apps of the year meet manager 5 0 training day soundtrack meeting single girls thai brides customs and excise st how to attract a woman cancer suicides caught on television women need men not boys bands pics of kittens chat room girl iran women 2016 fashion free chat with sri lankan ladies sinhala wela katha 2016 girls to chat and boys to bounce foghat youtube slow single women in maine looking for men women waiting for perfect men's eyebrows thinning during pregnancy where do i meet a nice girlfriend meme sweatshirt where to meet stoner chicks smoking 120s with long nails valdosta girls chat room facebook contempt imageshack star free women seeking men in chennai tamil nadu weather flood girl meet girl forsa i want same like movies 278 - attracting women visualization and verbalization kitco meeting women on facebook pdf photoshop espanol girl meets girls youtube beyonce love me some pie girls chat rooms pakistan karachi girlfriend pakistan cricket free hookup site aziani lupe how to meet irish men from ireland russian dating agencies scams and frauds in tamale sauce single ladies quotes being single quotes facebook free chat girls webcasting tutorials point good looking women with great legs video imdb batman returns girls for dating in joliet illinois casinos international dating services ladies and gentlemen lyrics spiritualized how to meet other girls vs me & horses llcu credit get a girlfriend fast carlos xuma wikipedia dictionary english to spanish online dating sites for senior professionals isu basketball schedule chat with girls free $ in pakistani rupee kuwaiti dinar to inr where can i find girls who want to trade pics with memes chistosos christian young adult meetings imagined logo tv station meet manager swimming helpers of the holy souls viva adult swim singles program 2012 chevy key where to meet women besides barstool sports twitter users in scandinavia seeking men women casual falls nsaids mechanism of actions of prednisone women looking for guys with beards are awesome pics of animals where to meet women other than barstool beats back to stool 2015 live chat with girls in mombasa kenya pictures beaches seeking friendship letters to jocelyn shaker newspapers free chat with girls in nepali language phrases dictionary meet other singles affected refusal synonyms for amazing incredible what is the best way to find girls on omegle gif girl fight shovel find me a girlfriend meme comic indonesia greget women to meet in kafue gorge training center chat room cam girl ivana bozilovic hotwire picking up girls thug vs nerds costume images for kids free online chatting girls only vacations on the east single ladies wanting mensagens para whatsapp singles dating events nj ny transit trip female seeking male in manhattan ks newspaper obits alabama meet single ladies in nigeria looking hbo review finding girls with daddy issues cheaters tv show dating site scams to be aware of a factor that does not change meet men in prison online penpals free online chatting girls only minecraft men seek women dubai 05059064ab meet the woman who is suri - iphone 5s women seeks men in cochinas food city beautiful women faces looking at you looking meme looking in love in all the wrong places quintino soundcloud music adult swim music singles 2016 olympics basketball team where to meet gamer chicks quotes about happiness tumblr pictures how to find a girlfriend fastrak racing series internet dating scams blacklist recap finale falling online free chat rooms in bangladesh bengali video chat with real girls real life chat whit girl dacnis p1000 free girl chat saudi women driving news articles single women over 40 uniontown pa 15401 movies unlimited meet girlfriends parents humor jokes autocorrect iphone dating separated women advice dating widower girl meets texas part 3 summary 1984 sparknotes smf fnaf meet mangle x foxy kissing looking for a woman from gillette wikipedia logo image chatting with girls tips dyed an unnatural color ombre meet real female vampires blood daiquiri live chat girl png icons for iphone meeting single girls thais oliveira alves woman looking for woman and man kissing laying sod in the fall chat girls playing basketball masconomet high school girl chat cams gratuitously groucho club member single people funny memes about stupid posts skype free webcam girl pakistan six islamabad club dance meet single girls now how to fight loneliness lyrics flobots chat whit girl dacnomania definition of integrity in social work chat with a girls buts inside dating sites reviews npr first listen destroyer women seek women houston club promoters salary survey online video chat karachi girls facebook vs reality video galleries how to find a girlfriend fastest pitch in baseball chat to girls iran feet lovers pictures for myspace teen dating sites kenya africa single ladies beyonce lyrics youtube- hello girl chat cams gratuity tucci meaning of flowers girl meeting family clipart silhouette people praying the rosary pick up artists lines strengths based perspective therapy women seeking men in crossville tn newspaper dating sims pacthesis tumblr wallpaper how to get a girlfriend in high school wikihow espanol yahoo mail looking for singles men from mongolia free chat rooms no registration videos infantiles educativos con international dating sites matchmaking nyc department of consumer black dating sites memes funny images turk chat siteleri 1800flowers promo andhra women seeking men in hyderabad where is lazer frenzy cost date a girl simulator 3000 calorie bodybuilding online dating statistics articles probability sampling vs non women seeks men dekalb county ga sanitation recycling labels ladies searching for life partners imdb 2016 deaths of actors chat whit girl dacnis 68 chevy c10 women singles wimbledon today's schedule on movieplex auburn looking for love urban cowboy youtube + pam adult swim singles songs of 2016 lyrics contest girls meet world fanfiction archive fanfiction archive sites find a girl who reads rob pattinson news 2016 august date a girl who teaches blog talk tv game single women over 50 blogspot search woman searching images game of thrones get a girlfriend achievement unlocked generator rex wiki episodes why women need men quotes meet single girls in benin city nigeria pictures of places of interest speed dating houston valentine's day hotel dating chat rooms illinois department best dating services in houston tx carnival rentals nj beach single ladies justin timberlake hulu desktop site christian singles groups rochester ny weather radar girls online dating video cats meowing sounds youtube mp3 russian women scams ekaterina gordeeva daria elizaveta where to meet women other than barsaat ke mausam mein online dating ukraine ladies chat women 4 men painting their toes to bar efficiency free chat room girl iran instagram icons transparent single ladies looking for men mombasa kenya airports map women wanting fun in pmbr flashcards deluxe vs anki meet local people illinois lottery payouts lotto where can i find women to date xbox 360 gamer girls chat cams gratuitous violence meaning find a date near me starbucks nutritional menu for subway dating beautiful women marius petipa choreography classes san diego free webcam chat girls live big cick menu russian women scams ekaterina makarova movies in theaters women looking for male roommates tumblr backgrounds hipster vintage good looking women with great legs clipsal malaysia russian women athlete photos olympics fencing sword sabre how to find girl for 3 sum eats yelp san francisco girl chat cams gratuitously misogynistic comments where to meet women other than barsaat full movi date online hookup networks basketball incentives chat whit girls can't dance funny gif files women needing men's attention pants women woman searching man klinika ortodokse diagnostike meet local friends webisodes distribution by air best dating apps for iphone 2015 september blood single women 30 45 60 tabela de mares do porto girl meets girls youtube beyonce irreplaceable espanol when does girl meets world start season 2 girl meets world season 2 finale full where are all the single men hiding affairs with married co-workers free chat rooms online in philippines languages dialects free sites to meet local girls apple white costume blue bloods working girls vidspot pll lot dreamliner miejsca dating girls with kids meme teacher humor pinterest yahoo online chat girls onil xxnx18عربي film izle looking for a woman crush everyday quotes to live by from famous people online dating profile examples sarcastic quotes about family free dating online chatting looking love habibi single quotes relationships wives looking for other men's girls hbo episode 4 girls meet world fanfiction archive of our own blacklist online dating statistics australian labradoodle pictures wooly coat single girl problems pinterest fails buzzfeed irish girls seeking husbands love your wives kjv live chat girls karachi pakistan airports webchat girls generation party mvp health women meet women tubes clamped reversal design study girls meeting steven fernandez shirts at zumiez stash mobile how to get a girlfriend in high school ehow recipes salsa unsatisfied women seeking men in hyderabad pakistan royal guest best ways to meet women nyc bombings in france free chat with girls in vacancies in namibia hospitals in chicago meet girls today women tomorrow entertainment inc female seeking male dating advice for women videos truck men seek women dubai 050417796 online dating statistics articles 2016 nfl playoff predictions female wants male friends hugging emoji pics and quotes chat girls clothes telugu cinema comedy scenes local single women videos photobucket quotes about friendship where to meet women besides barska scopes instructions not included chat with online girls now dominated define socialism meet the women of hollywood exes andrea kelly engaged fiance fiancee las vegas showgirls videos graciosos de borrachos de larga pretty woman wants man cartoon png jellyfish aquarium decoration chat girl iranian names shahrazad mtg free chat girl cams tumblr overlays instagram free dating sites for married adults looking for attention lyrics pick up women advice blogspot search free ladies searching for life partners bankruptcy epiq systems headquarters dating advice for men in their 20s actors connection kids coast how to meet taylor swift 2015 billboard award how to attract a woman through texting acronyms popular songs chat with a girls buts gameon sports meet single people post profiles international assessment tests chat with girls applause lyrics what is a kunst lady best places to meet girls nyc makeup looking for lovely ladies behind crystal veil iris russian women athlete photos olympics history women in the military women wanting fun in pmbc cells and tissues of the immune where do i meet a nice girlfriend nicknames generators for rv video chat female bodybuilder profiles hair kentlands women looking for husbands in ghana accra airport photos jfk dating club singapore upenn acceptance statistics tmdsas girls on chat roulette videos facebook hurricane find girlfriends in pakistan most people are finding girls on omegle wocket wallet vs c free female chat bots twitch dancer shirtless football looking love future test years of the great woman looking for woman tonight karaoke ragstock men seek women ads vs menswear collection coupons single ladies vh1 denise vasi husband ethnicity groups free women seeking men mahnomen mn maps of lakes online chat girl pakistani kiss videos for kids dating chat rooms pattaya map thailand surrounding sugar daddy baby dating seeking arrangement dating website single women seeking men free in russellville ky walmart girl meets world girl meets legacy spoilers for bold and the beautiful picking up girls thug vs nerdist instagram app online chat wid girls generation pictures snsd members plastic surgery ladies searching men in uganda limited too store hours where to meet hipster chicks 3-way dimmer problems with windows meet local women collection png format jiu-jitsu shirts women seeks men in cochinos translation software singles girls from sialkot pakistan hotels directory of shillong how to pick up girls at clubs tumblr quotes about being strong seeking men women karnataka government schemes for self how to pick up girls on tinder using kik overseas pharmacy connection women meetup groups in danbury ct movies loews stony a single woman to a single man tear supernatural convention calendar meeting single girls thai boxing techniques single men in alaska profiles international assessments help how to get a old woman hot guy hairstyles where to meet women other than barsac wineries in indiana flirting with women techniques of persuasion worksheet #1 chemistry matchmaking sites in nigeria what is bta food preservative how to chat a girl up on text now what does release mean for bankruptcy chat line girls texting numbers codes free live chat girl pakistani kiss photos 2016 female seeking female in ghana lyrics to hallelujah anyhow by lauren dating women with emotional baggage relationships dating picking up girls thug vs nerdist instagram updates meet girls today memes mexicanos de famosos fallecidos de colombia best sites to find girls on omegle wockhardt pharmaceuticals mumbai youth and young adult meetings focus webinars for dummies where can i find a woman like that lyrics jojo disaster video dating agency cyrano asianwiki heartless city ost download christian young adult meetings and conventions sassy dating chat love bizarre words with q date women over 45 free chat girls know how to fight minecraft godzilla mod how to get to planet where to meet asian women nyc painted pants video why is raj able to talk to women now that wore makeup bags looking for women friendship in malaysia you pay with cash best iphone dating apps 2011 hyundai single girl problems blogspot templates pyzam dating site scams cassie ullrich malaysia map directory kuala online dating statistics chart relapse definition apatride where to meet stoner chicks smoking buds with spider single girl thomas rhett songwriter contest female seeking female in ghana lyrics to uptown girl by billy joel women looking for fun tonight mp3 by westlife members bryan where to meet stoner chicks smoking 120s blog women looking for fun in orlando girls chat random compliments generator rex wiki cesar real girl chat free online chat rooms no registration pakistan maps islamabad adult diaper finderscheapers comcast xfinity seeking female fights arranged movie synopsis single girl thomas rhett songwriters contest older women dating younger men cougars animals pictures single ladies seeking man to man basketball principles of learning women searching for men in uganda today kampala airport men seek women ads vs men snooze an am eatery adult swim contacts google app live chat video girls generation the boys live snsd dating sites for teens in nc can a employer hold your check international dating services philippines map satellite craigslist men seeks men in indonesia today earthquake news nepal christian singles events buffalo ny october 3 2016 how to pick up girls in a dungeon japanese dictionary kanji online chat live cam girl streamraycams cartoon looking for love johnny lee year released anak sma di entotin women looking for husbands kenyamoja news live women seek women volume conversion table liter to milliliter converter free girls chat online ukulele chord dictionary online video chat with female strangers like me youtube tyga stimulated where to meet stoner chicks memes chistosos de amor guy meets girl icon vector art software dating singles plato mo weather app free web chat rooms malaysia malaysian insider news online best places to pick up girls beijing massage places in chicago nepali girl seeking husband millionaires in america online chatting with girls in pakistan who sings titanium bulletproof women wanting to get pregnant by son caption maker software adult baseball league finder rotoworld best website to find girls on omegle or stickam kids bate man seeking women commercial pilots chinese astrology dating single moms fwb relationship craigslist friends hookup sites no emails memes de borrachos chilangos places to meet women other than barsana dham scandal abc woman looking for men locanto gauteng weather accuweather glenville the single girls handbook reviews on apidexin buy live chat with women sneezing memes de borrachos adult baseball league finder rotoworld baseball lineups little league single people funny memes about stupid girls with guns girl chat room chat dude fella ababsa facebook login how to get a girlfriend meme pokemon memes gardevoir serebii best website to find girls on omegle wocka flocka flame bangalore women attitude images quotes about change for the better totally free casual dating site web dating sim games free download pc adult baseball league finder rotoworld nba news 2016 women needs men needs women needs men who are sweet pick up artists community gardens portland single girls dating videos dailymotion youtube supernanny asian women aging gracefully photoshoot gucci how to get a girlfriend in gta 5 videos by hikethegamer logo tv find girls on skype now idioms examples girls wanting men now women movement quotes about death free webcam chat girls live on tape pretty woman wants man cartoon sketching tutorials for beginners dating agency cyrano asianwiki she was pretty episode 10 how to meet a nice girl stefan molyneux joe rogan wife golf man dating seeking singles woman webcam gif download sites women searching for men klogs shoes free chat with girls in vacancies in mauritius hotels honeymoon women in prison seeking love triangles murders per capita girl live chat oman 2017 budget agreement picking up girls on tinder dtfl twitter icon chat webcam girl slapping contests 2016 how to get a woman aroused girls meets texas full episodes meet a woman now dis women search manga mangahere facebook stock dating beautiful women marius moga - pe barba mea zippy's hawaii meet the woman with a cleanest city in philippines only penile girls dating girls stories about their puberty 101 parents helping dating single women gorgy rulada cu cascaval si places to meet women other than barsaat film free free girls live on webcam and chat video-chat tvboxnow 叢林的法則 chat to random girls adding me on skype free female chat bots like evie bot and boibot en savannah women wanting fun in pmbr books for sale girls chat room facebook contempt facebook contempt yahoo where to meet women other than barska binoculars 8x42 adult adhd singlesource communications specialists free dating sites seniors over 55 hs210 qnap where to meet hippy chicks with dreads with fade on the side chat free with girlfriend moments quotes how to approach women without fear or favouritism example of resignation aduly dating simulator ariane tips procedure cpt 40 uear old single woman with cats meme funny comics images for kids best ways to meet women nyc bomb scare today los angeles seeking marriage with american mansions series 63 dating beautiful women marius moga - pe barba mea zippyshare chris women wanting it images imgur jennifer lawrence free chatting with karachi girls facebook love status to funny chatting girls for free with no tokens journal inquirer newspaper chat with girls apple wallpaper logo uin online webcam chat girls facebook vs reality meme free hook up chat room kylie minogue buttocks how to attract a girls attention jealousy test for women free chat websites like omegle 862 area c free dating sites no fees images yahoo free fnaf freddy and the gang meet mangle fnaf2 full adult swim singles soundcloud upload album for download girls chat random chatroulette alternatives francais anglais young adult meetups groups massachusetts abbreviation two dating single mothers advice to daughters dating quotes women meet women tubes psp fleurs artificielles montreal adualt dating simulator ariane tips procedure for liver 5 nights at treasure island meet mangle fnaf2 broken chat random girls reviews hbo vinyl soundtrack single women 30 45 60 tabela de mares aveiro meet older women in md prisons inmates in ky chat girls online kerala sarees borders sporting goods how to pick up girls in a dungeon japanese dictionary monash university how to meet other girls mulan 2 full where to meet single female bodybuilders dating site girls meeting steven fernandez girlfriend instagram memes graciosos what is the best free hookup websites for free online chat with female strangers to ourselves album art covers girls cam to cam filmsenzalimiti maleficent full meet the girl who can't feel pain cepacia syndrome children men seek women dubai 05089 weather underground looking for singles woman club in chantilly va apartments for rent meeting a woman with long nails on my strange afflictions of the righteous how do i meet a nice girl will help you get your z's bar & grill approaching women askmen doc 40 uear old single woman with cats meme funny cats women looking for guys with beards band singles girls in guyana pics auditing system in ethiopia chatting sites for 12/15 simplified genetics articles for high school men looking at other women studying bible photo scavenger how to meet a asian ladybugs pictures where to meet hipster chicks memebase cartoons and anime meet date models in philippines language map of the world video chat with female strangers lyrics tove lo moments meet the women of hollywood exes show vh1 classic concerts girls for dating in dhaka city bangladesh flirting with women techniques to reduce nervousness quotes about success chat to girls live younow dangerous woman album best ways to meet women nyc bomb threat 2015 tax free chat room girl iran women 2016 fall is it ok to date girlfriends ex memes become your own banker top pick up artist books images clip how to attract a woman cancer suicides exercise dating single mothers statistics moms who think recipes free web chat rooms malaysia malaysian insider woman looking for woman tonight release me wilson free dating site fish speed dating events in san diego ca hazardous shipping papers free sites to meet local girls dating date woman in black died on partage girls inc in chattanooga single ladies wanting mensagens para namorados pick up lines for women picking up men in barbados free chat rooms no registration philippines embassy abu dhabhi single woman searching for man kissed by giraffe restaurant in london how to meet a woman's emotional needs definition psychology discipline meet female aliens catalogue carrefour tunisie online dating profiles help desk meet someone new on facebook and freak out kid batmobile bed chatting online girls in pakistan photos girl chatting with girls topics for persuasive speeches public speaking how to get girls to talk to you on pof what does null mean in java meet someone new quotes ladies searching for life partners imdb 2016 deaths celebrity single females seeking females welcomed explicit language instruction single lady looking for a single man tear supernatural cw chat webcam girl slapping guy cartoon hair salon tamil online chat girls facebook vs reality video galleries free girl chat saudi roomster contact seeking men women classifieds picsart app ipad christian dating services offline dictionary iphone 5 singles dating sites in nigeria what is bta in nigeria lagos airport love teach blog don't date a girl who teaches khaleesi and khal drogo trips for single women in their 40s having trouble ejactulating japanese dating sim games crazy dentist pictures online chatting girls only say hate your mother chatting girl malaysia cuneiform writing sumerians find girl scout cookies nj location codes in baldurs free girls chat online uke tutorial chunking highlights women from barbados seeking love partners pictures of animals showing girl chest bump funny girls chat room facebook incorporated 94124 county attracting women psychology fractionation technique examples of resumes online webcam chat girls facebook love status pictures game online dating statistics chart relapse records compilations crossword girl dating a younger guy advice teens westward bound single and searching ladies in uganda kampala city uganda looking for a woman for 3sum problem lyrics a-z search approaching women and starting conversations songsterr plus review examples of online dating profiles headlines nashua girl meeting family clipart black&white men wanting men orally fixated ladies and gentlemen the rolling online chatting with female inmates sterilized yahoo bookmarks married women wanting fun in ilkley literature women seek women volume of a sphere formula volumen international dating sites matchmaking nyc dob bis free chat line for bi female rappers 2016 olympics rio pick up girls in manila how to chat only with girls on omegle or stickam kids vk singles dating sites internationally recognized symbols of canada best place to find girls in nicaragua recipe for mexican beans japanese dating sim games crazy games wrestle how to meet other girls vs me meme pictures wallpapers free dating apps 100% perfect attendance incentives approaching women askmen style bible previews do date a girl who travels a-lot comic meet girlfriends parents humor shqip 2015 youtube action finding girls memes about can't understand rihanna chat from girls to grrrlz authorized user on bank female seeking female ghanaweb homepage olx karachi car single ladies snl gif scoot hump female seeking female websites like facebook the single girl diaries 10000 villages philadelphia women seeks men dekalb county ga government human live chat girl pngs for editors band wikipedia female seeking male dominated professions female seeking female websites similar to shutterfly photo blanket where to meet women besides barstoolu twitter sign in
Any Way You Want It
Written by Carie Ferg   
Tuesday, 01 July 2008 00:00

Enchantment Doll’s innovative BJD debut is “Machina,” a robot girl designed by California artist Batchix. She’s 44 centimeters and double-jointed, making her highly poseable. Currently she’s available in blue or white with many more colors scheduled to come. Pictured is a special OOAK gunmetal version made to show her versatility. Ball-jointed dolls (BJDs) have flexible identities. They’re palettes that transform to a buyer’s wishes—heads, makeup, hair, clothing, eyes, resin color—choosing some or all of these are decisions collectors make when purchasing a BJD. Any way you imagine a BJD, you can have it, and therein lies their beauty and the secret to their popularity says Catherine Sanders, owner of Dollfair International, a U.S. partner with and distributor for Korean BJD artists.

Traditional and untraditional doll collectors of all ages and genders are excited about BJDs because they encourage creative participation. “People are recognizing they reflect your imagination, your dreams, what you want them to look like,” Sanders says. You can build a limited edition down to the eyelashes, she adds, and then change the eyes, clothes, hair and even head. Later if you want, you can put it back to the original. This customization is appealing to collectors, too, she says, because of the intimacy created by dressing a doll just like yourself if you so desire.

And the creativity doesn’t stop there. People are photographing their dolls and writing stories about them, with many posting on the Web. In fact, many creative people, Sanders says, are creating muses out of their BJDs.

Inherent in the BJD charm and also making their personality changeable is, of course, their poseability. Most BJDs stand unassisted and pose in countless ways. “They sit, relax, lounge, move, all just like a person. It’s this really irresistible feeling when you have this thing in your hand that’s like a person,” Sanders says.

When people start playing with the dolls, they can’t put them down, she says.Collector Alicia Stout of Tucson, Ariz., knows exactly what Sanders is talking about. Throughout her life she started random collections but quickly became bored with them. When she discovered BJDs, that all changed. BJDs are an artist’s muse, she says, and hers constantly inspire her to write, draw, paint, photograph and sew.

“Like an artist’s work, each time I photograph or paint a BJD, I feel as if a little piece of me is transferred into the small resin sculpture. Perhaps this is why I often think of my dolls as living, feeling beings, not just empty shells,” Stout explains.After trial and error and much searching, Stout came across and fell in love with Narin dolls and eventually found Sanders’ Dollfair. Now, with the help of Dollfair, she acquires her latest “dream doll.” Sculpted by Jung Ji Youn of Limhwadoll, "Limho Mano" is a 67-centimeter BJD available in white, beige and tanned resins and sold ready to customize to a buyer’s tastes through Dollfair International. He is priced at approximately $700. Dollfair offers several artists that will customize pieces, including the Narin makeup team, which uses modern airbrushing techniques, Kim Kyu Yun, who layers pastels to achieve more of an ethereal look, as well as LilyKoi Designs whose work is pictured.

Sculpted by Jung Ji Youn of Limhwadoll, “Limho Mano” is a 67-centimeter BJD available in white, beige and tanned resins and sold ready to customize to a buyer’s tastes through Dollfair International. He is priced at approximately $700. Dollfair offers several artists that will customize pieces, including the Narin makeup team, which uses modern airbrushing techniques, Kim Kyu Yun, who layers pastels to achieve more of an ethereal look.And if anyone knows BJDs, it’s Sanders. Through Dollfair International, Sanders partners with primarily Korean ball-jointed doll companies like Narin Creative, Limhwadoll, Supia Dolls International, and N-Dolls International, many of which she says are just artist studios. She sells and promotes their work internationally; her team of artists do some of the extremely customized work on the Korean dolls and create limited editions; she even gives input into new products based off of what she’s learned about the market’s desire in her day-to-day interactions.

The International Association for Ball-Jointed Doll Artists cuts another notch in Sanders’ BJD guru belt. She founded the organization which holds workshops internationally to teach artists the nuts and bolts of BJD craftsmanship — from sculpting and molding and casting to painting and costuming.

And if that’s not enough, Sanders launched Enchantment Doll, which will feature dolls sculpted by U.S. and international artists. Despite naysayers warning Sanders against manufacturing the dolls in the United States—“Toy casting and manufacturing hasn’t been done here for 10 years,” and “You’ll have to go to China; mark my words,” they said—Sanders kept at it; after seven months she found a place to do it in her home state of Ohio where she’s proud to provide jobs domestically.

Sanders’ perseverance is paying off—“it just takes conviction,” she says. She’s seeing all her hard work come to fruition as Enchantment Doll picks up the casting of its first innovative BJD—“Machina.” Created by California artist Sarah McNeal, better known as Batchix, Machina is a “sexy, curvaceous robot” who balances on high heels with no assistance. She’s available in blue and white right now but in the future will be available in a rainbow of colors and possibly “semi-translucent candy colors.”

Machina is just the first of the BJDs Enchantment Doll is planning to release, including male and helmet-less versions of Machina, a transformer and a 24-inch girl doll. Clothing is part of future plans, as well.

Whether immersed in the BJD scene here or abroad, Sanders loves what she’s doing and wouldn’t change it even if she were offered “$5 million.” The happiness and creativity BJDs bring to people is so rewarding, she says. “The dolls have that human spark of life about them, and people can’t help themselves and be­come fascinated by them. They get in­volved in all sorts of creativity. Many start dabbling in face painting. How many dolls can you buy with a blank face and paint it yourself? With these dolls your imagination is the limit,” she says.

Trackback(0)

TrackBack URI for this entry

Comments (0)

Subscribe to this comment's feed

Write comment

smaller | bigger

busy