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Showing posts from April, 2012


Sneak Peek ..Celebrity Repaint by The Barbie canvas

Before and After
Repaint by Laurie Everton

Happy Birthday to the "First Lady of Song"

Ella Fitzgerald


Old dolly pics....

Help Me Open My Gallery!

Esme in an SoE Original

fairly simple design with hand painted African mask

Christie in in black and Pink

Hair and face by Baris
Doll by Antoinette Onyx Tonner
Dress Tonner Freedom for Fashion Collection
Jewelry Tonner
Styling SonofEllis

Ellen Holly

Holly began her career on stage appearing in the Broadway productions of Tiger, Tiger Burning Bright and A Hand Is on the Gate before embarking on a television and film career. She guest starred on Sam Benedict and The Nurses before landing the role of actress-turned-Judge Clara "Carla" Hall on the ABCsoap operaOne Life to Live, a role she played from 1968 to 1981, and again from 1983 to 1985.
Holly came to the attention of Agnes Nixon, the creator of One Life to Live, after writing a letter to the editor of The New York Times about what it was like to be a light-skinned African American. Nixon created the role of Carla and offered Holly a role on her new show.
When Holly began on One Life to Live in October 1968, her African-American heritage was not publicized as part of the storyline; her character, named Carla Benari, was a touring actress of apparently Italian American heritage. Carla and a Caucasian physician, Dr. Jim Craig, fell in love and became engaged. But sh…

Nu Mood Paige

A fellow doll friend suggested I switch the bottom half of my Nu Mood Paige with an Antoinette Spice.
I must admit I love the new articulation. What do you think?
Thanks Alphanzo!!