I decided to share a little of the process with you in this post. I still work on her body, and wanted to try a few new ways of building.
"Natasha" is one of the biggest dolls I ever attempted: 27inches (70cm) and she will be rather static sculpture, than posable doll. Here are the first steps:
Here "Natasha" is nothing more than a head. Her face is sculpted, sanded and polished. I fit her eyes for the first time, so to say, her first glance at the world.
I also put painted several layers heat set oil paints