Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Altered Barbie Adventures

I am working on a swap for an altered Barbie.  I found this really cool tutorial: eyelashes for Barbie
I took black embroidery floss and a needle to thread the "lashes" thru the back of her head to the top of her eyes.  It was kind of tricky and my fingers are sore (need to find a thimble!!) but it was a totally cool process.  Here is a picture of her before I stiffen and trim the thread to make them look more like fancy eyelashes.  So cool, right???

1 comment:

  1. Wow, that is some serious dedication. I'd never really thought about Barbie altering before, but suddenly it seems like a whole endless stream of artistic possibilities. Uh oh... you're giving me ideas! :)

    By the way, have you seen this crazy Barbie jewelry?

    ~TallysTreasury from swap-bot