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Doll Repaint - Elvira by noeling Doll Repaint - Elvira by noeling
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Halloween is just around the corner and I thought what better way to kick it off with a custom repaint of the gruesomely seductive queen of macabre, Elvira - Mistress of the Dark.

This doll underwent hair restyling to better replicate Elvira's. As with all my custom repainted dolls, I remove the original factory makeup. I then repaint the character's features paying attention to precision and accuracy as well as true to life facial expression.

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 and an even greater challenge of recreating a real person's likeness. 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 the Tonner Doll company
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anorexianevrosa Featured By Owner 5 days ago  Hobbyist Artist
Amazing repaint! I strongly believe that Tonner Doll Company should hire you to paint the dolls!
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japender61 Featured By Owner Jun 30, 2014
Greatest paint job I have ever seen. Unbelievably realistic. Absolutely amazing!
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Casey060997 Featured By Owner May 18, 2014  Student Artist
Sexy Elvira doll
she's beautiful 
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XeBlackWolf Featured By Owner Dec 22, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
When did elvira get bitten by a vampire when she's a witch?
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weepee10 Featured By Owner Jul 3, 2013
AMAZING PAINT JOB!
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OriginalNick Featured By Owner May 7, 2013
Holy!!! What was the original doll?? Was that an Elvira doll too?? That's shameful... although, it probably looked a lot better without your masterpiece beside it!!
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Very awesome.. I thought (in the thumb.) that that left side was a photo ref.
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xEvilDuckyx Featured By Owner Jan 1, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
this is amazing. you have some serious talent!
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When-I-Come-Around Featured By Owner Nov 16, 2012
It's so realistic it scares me.
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ManishaChan Featured By Owner Sep 13, 2012  Hobbyist General Artist
you are the legend of legends
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princessmimi619 Featured By Owner Aug 10, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Awesome: Boooobarella LOL XD
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