Artdoll Making Resources

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Here are some helpful resources and tutorials that are made by amazing artists which can assist you in making artdolls!

FULL POSABLE ARTDOLL TUTORIALS:

Storybookcreatures:
How I Art Doll - ArtDoll Tutorial
**I have also put this tutorial over on Google Docs, it is easier to edit, looks cleaner and is easier to navigate, I hope it will be more useful for everyone. Here's the link to my new tutorial: docs.google.com/document/d/1NR…  ...I'm not done typing the whole thing up yet... shhhhhhhh, I'm just excited to provide a more useful tool for ya'll that I'm proud of(cause this here is a hot mess).**
How I Art Doll
By Kelsey Wilkins
Storybook Creatures
A reference for poseable art doll crafting basics.
    I have been making art dolls since 2015. They are very complex projects that require skills in multiple art fields and take a lot of patience and perseverance. The style of doll that I make requires the use of these skills: painting, sculpti

Eviecats:
Posable Doll Tutorial By Eviecats

Magweno:
Armature to Art Doll Part 1
Armature to Art Doll Part 2

ZombieHun:
Basic art doll tutorial

AliatheGhoul:
The Making of An Art Doll, Part 1
The Making of An Art Doll, Part 2

SCULPTING:
Limitlessendeavours:
How to sculpt a head / face mask
How to sculpt paws

XPantherArtX:
:.Sculpting Materials.:
:.Sculpting tools - Tutorial.:

Sculptor101:
Making figurine hairs animal fur tutorial part 2
Making figurine hair fur video tutorial part2

PATTERN MAKING:
Custom patterns:
Plushie Pattern Tutorial
Making patterns and sewing toes

SEWING:
How to sew ladder stitch [link]

MOLDING/CASTING:

LimitlessEndeavours:
How to make a two-part mold
How to make a one-part mold
PDF Plaster Shell Mold Tutorial
Plaster Shell Casting Tutorial
How to make a resin cast in a one-part mold

GLASS EYES: 
Painting glass eyes [link]
Custom Cabochons [link] 

FUR:
How to dye faux fur with acrylic paint: [link]

I'll add more to this journal as I come across even more helpful tutorials!
There are definitely many many more tutorials out there and I urge you do some of your own research and don't be afraid to try something new! 
I don't have enough time to make my own tutorials but someday I will make my own as a lot of people have requested c:

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This'll be super helpful! I've been wanting to try making an art doll but didn't know much to start :C this'll help out a lot~!