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  • Foreward by Marie Osmond
  • A Note to My Readers and Fellow Artists
  • Chapter 1. Tools, Supplies and Materials
  • Chapter 2. Anatomy
  • Chapter 3. Sculpting the Head
  • Chapter 4. Sculpting the Hands
  • Chapter 5. Sculpting the Feet and Shoes
  • Chapter 6. Creating the Soft-Sculpted Body
  • Chapter 7. Costuming
  • Chapter 8. Displaying and Lighting
  • Chapter 9. Cleaning, Repairing and Shipping
  • Chapter 10. Marketing
  • Two Success Stories
  • Gallery of Dolls
  • Glossary
  • Sources

Title: Artdolls: Basic Sculpting and Beyond
Author: Jack Johnston
Publication Date: HC:2003
Publisher: Portfolio Press, NY
Page Count: 144
Book Dimensions(ht. x w.): 11 1/4" x 8 3/4"
ISBN: 0942620674

INSTRUCTION RATING:Star Rating Instructions aren't broken down much except by paragraph, but you get plenty of photo illustrations of the steps to take in creating parts of a clay sculpted doll.

SUMMARY- Mr. Johnson's books are expensive, but well worth it. He's considered a leader in his field, and the beautiful photo gallery of his work in the back of the book demonstrated amply why. He has also published great articles in "Doll Crafter & Costuming" and "Dollmaking: Crafts & Designs".