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Miss PNG
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Published: March 9, 2011
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PNG = Papua New Guinea, for the Miss Doll International pageant [link]

This entry was. . . much of a challenge. It's not easy to put a winter coat on a doll and make her still look exotic. It's also not easy to do google research on a country that's often abbreviated as "PNG" without getting a bunch of unrelated pictures.

Also I'm still experimenting with my toolshading-that-almost-looks-like-pixelshading technique. This one is a bit more obviously toolshaded than my previous doll, especially in the legs.

Her hair is supposed to be blonde-ish, sort of like this: [link] Apparently it's quite common there to have that hair colour. It was quite hard to get right though, and I wouldn't have been able to do it if I weren't toolshading

Oh and bases are by Blood-Cocoa [link]

EDIT: I fixed the text a bit. . .I hadn't realized originally that you needed to put the year in it.
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Aukota's avatar
wow, the way the coat and shirt flows is lovely.
xxliquidrainbowxx's avatar
very pretty, congrats on the dd!
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SwevenzreHobbyist Digital Artist
Beautiful! I love her coat :3
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KidateCalfStudent Digital Artist
This is so amazingly beautiful!
Nice job =)
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AchimstyleProfessional
This is gorgeous.
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caitlincaitiecaitHobbyist General Artist
There's just so much about this that is awesome, I don't know where to begin! I love the coat, and I think you did a great job making her look like she is from PNG, even though you had to put her in winter wear. Also, I love her tattoo.
Angie-Pictures's avatar
Really good work. Congratulations to the DD. :iconflowerheartplz:
AliceInAutumn's avatar
I like her coat!
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louis8500 Digital Artist
like 100+
JohnnyDart76's avatar
Such a lovely doll..........you did a fantastic job on this. =)
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Clay2naHobbyist Writer
just a suggestion, maybe instead of the flower could have put a bird of paradise feather in possibly seeing as it is the national bird and it's on the flag.
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niniqueStudent Interface Designer
I'm saving that for the later rounds *shhh*
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Clay2naHobbyist Writer
oh sorry
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EbbAAAHobbyist
She's very beautiful, love the hair
TheThirdAct's avatar
her hair looks like a brillow pad and i love it.
the fur lining you did is magnificent. and that transition from legs to the trim is my favorite part.
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LyricannaHobbyist General Artist
That is an awesome coat; I feel inferior lol

I really like that hair style and colour, it's very pretty and adds a nice contrast =3
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