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Repaint Process - My Fair Lady Audrey Hepburn doll by noeling
Repaint Process - My Fair Lady Audrey Hepburn doll
This doll is a commissioned piece and is now in a private collection


You can now follow Noel Cruz on Instagram   @noelcruzdolls

FOR MORE OF MY CELEBRITY DOLLS, PLEASE VISIT MY WEB SITE AT WWW. NCRUZ.COM . Link below:


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This celebrity doll repaint was inspired by Audrey Hepburn's stunning portrayal of Eliza Doolittle from the Oscar-winning musical "My Fair Lady"

I used a 12-inch Mattel Audrey Hepburn doll. I completely removed factory facial painting and hand painted it to more faithfully replicate Ms. Hepburn as Eliza. The doll's hair undergone painstaking transformation to faithfully capture the character's look from the Ascot Race scene of the movie.

Repaint is a new form of pop art, wherein the doll's face is treated like a three dimensional canvas, with the added challenge of painting within a very small area . Since dolls are basically miniature pieces, brush strokes and shading have to be very controlled and precise.

-- acrylic paint and ultra fine brushes

(Note: I am not in any way affiliated with Mattel)
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Mattel Cher doll repaint by Noel Cruz by noeling
Mattel Cher doll repaint by Noel Cruz
You can now follow me on Instagram @noelcruzdolls

Note: This doll is currently up on ebay. Go to the link below to view auction and for further description on this deviation.

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FOR MORE OF MY ART, PLEASE VISIT MY WEB SITE AT
WWW. NCRUZ.COM . Link below:

www.ncruz.com

My most recent 11 1/2 inch Cher doll repaint. The base doll used was Mattel's Timeless Treasures Cher based upon her "Half Breed" video. This version features a younger Cher featuring 1970s style makeup.

Complete removal of original paint then given a full facial repaint as well as a rework of the hair to replicate the pop icon. Note that hairline was also handpainted to add a more realistic appearance.

The inset photo on the bottom shows the doll as it looked originally before repainting.

Repaint is a new form of pop art, wherein the doll's face is treated like a three dimensional canvas, with the added challenge of painting within a very small area . Since dolls are basically miniature pieces, brush strokes and shading have to be very controlled and precise.

-- acrylic paint and ultra fine brushes

(Note: I am not in any way affiliated with Mattel.)
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Farrah Fawcett Charlie's Angels doll repaint by noeling
Farrah Fawcett Charlie's Angels doll repaint
FOR MORE OF MY ART, PLEASE VISIT MY WEB SITE AT
WWW. NCRUZ.COM . Link below:

www.ncruz.com
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Mattel's tribute doll of Farrah Fawcett bears a perfect likeness of the iconic actress in terms of the facial sculpt. However, it clearly suffers in the production paint department.

As a huge fan of Farrah, I just had to take the doll and transform it into a faithful replica of the Charlie's Angels star.

As Farrah's hair was so iconic, extensive hair styling was the first order of business. Next was the delicate task of painting in her facial features. Since the sculpt depicts a big full smile, hand painting and shading each tooth was a painstaking process that had to be the exact scale and proportion. The image on left side shows the doll as it was originally released.

(Note: I am in no way affiliated with Mattel)
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As a Filipino, I am deeply saddened by the recent devastation that has befallen my country, with many towns decimated and thousands killed from the recent worst ever recorded typhoon in history that ravaged the Philippines a few days ago. It would be a disservice if I didn't take this moment to call to everyone for whatever assistance, help and support we can extend to the victims of this horrific disaster. I feel grateful and honored for your support of my art, but we are first and foremost human beings and I have faith in the power of humanity especially in moments of real crisis.

Many thanks to everyone for allowing me to reach to you and your hearts so that we can come together and help those who are suffering.

Below is a link to relief organizations where we can send help. Whatever we can give, even prayers, will go  long way in helping our hurting brothers and sisters.

worldnews.nbcnews.com/_news/20…

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Noel Cruz
Artist | Professional | Artisan Crafts
United States
As an artist, I strive to always challenge myself and push the boundaries. My passion for hand painted miniature celebrity figures stems from my love of portraits, which has been my whole artistic arc since childhood.

The satisfaction of not only the ability to recreate a person's likeness but to recreate it in lifelike 3D miniature form (i.e. dolls and action figures) is one that I consider immeasurable.

Repaint is not your standard mainstream artistic arena, but I am extremely grateful that it has been gaining recognition for the last 10 years.

Repaint is a portrait taken to a whole other level.

Current Residence: California (with Philippines as my proud original residence)
Favourite genre of music: Pop Rock, Ballads, Disco, Instrumental
Favourite photographer: leibovitz
Favourite style of art: realism
Operating System: My emotion and body of knowledge!
Shell of choice: The external human body!
Wallpaper of choice: I prefer faux-painted walls
Skin of choice: Human skin
Favourite cartoon character: pinocchio, seven dwarfs
Personal Quote: It\\\'s not where you reside externally, but where you reside internally that matters!
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:iconmegawolfsblood:
MegaWolfsBlood Featured By Owner 17 hours ago  Student Filmographer
Could you possibly do a repaint from the movie Bride of Chucky of a Tiffany doll from Spencer's? :)
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14iv19 Featured By Owner 2 days ago
wAW... Dolls become live when you give a touch!!
And are you a christian? I saw some christian drawings on your gallery.
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ebrocal-art Featured By Owner Aug 12, 2015  New Deviant Hobbyist General Artist
I don't want to be rude, but I would love to see Dean and Sam Winchester in your collection :p
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IceCatDemon Featured By Owner Aug 11, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
You are a wizard!
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Marsrover1246 Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2015  New Deviant Hobbyist Digital Artist
I love your dolls are so amazing work of wonder.
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AskTheKidneyKingEJ Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
I can't favorite any more of your work because I have favorited too much in the past hour
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AskTheKidneyKingEJ Featured By Owner Aug 9, 2015  Hobbyist Digital Artist
YOU'RE TOO GOOD PLZ BECOME FAMOUS-ER AND MAKE MILLIONBILLIONZILLIONS I WANT TO SEE YOU BECOME THE WORLD'S NUMBER ONE WONDER
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marianne1998 Featured By Owner Aug 3, 2015
I love your works,truly they are amazing!!!
ang galing niyo po :D (Big Grin) Love 
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JonasxChristina Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2015
your painting and your work is... incredible! I hope you doing more like this :D
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Taywick Featured By Owner Jul 14, 2015  Hobbyist Artist
Great talent! My compliments Pwease ! 
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