Tuesday, November 14, 2006

The one about Lynne Perrella

I chose the letter L in Leticia's Alphabetica journal because I am inspired by Lynne Perrella. This doll was harrrrrrrd!! But then I have to remember I am not Lynne Perrella!
I bow to her talent.
I put the close-up shots of the doll HERE.

On Lynne's website she has a section of found object assemblages she calls Bundles. She says:

I am always searching for the possibilities that reside in
discarded, forgotten things. Thrown-away photos, a ball of string, a bale of
rusted wire, old dusty cardboard. I believe such things provide the hinges for
the Universe. Their unguarded simplicity speaks to me. These things have been
passed through many hands, and seem to ask to be recognized, once and for all.

I feel the same way about ordinary things. Gimme the junk anyday.


Blogger serendipity said...

gr8, love the colours they marry together really well.
trust u r all AOK
joan in italy

5:03 AM, November 15, 2006  
Blogger serendipity said...

gr8, love the colours they marry together really well.
trust u r all AOK
joan in italy

5:03 AM, November 15, 2006  
Blogger Laura said...

Marilyn, this page for Leticia's book is just absolutely stunning, brilliant, and gorgeous!!!!! I am in awe of you! How wonderful that I will get to see it in person someday!!! Wonderful work!

6:40 AM, November 15, 2006  
Blogger carlene federer said...

I've done a couple Lynn-Inspired dolls lately too...they ARE hard! But fun! Love your dolly!

8:27 AM, November 15, 2006  
Blogger Debbie said...

ooh this is gorgeous - such a beautiful page for the journal!

9:23 AM, November 15, 2006  
Blogger Clare said...

aha! managed to get it to let me comment at last LOL this is just STUNNING Marilyn, fabulously beautiful!

11:03 AM, November 15, 2006  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Simply fab!! I. Love. It. Mucho.

1:44 PM, November 15, 2006  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

She's beautiful, Marilyn! And she looks so dimensional (which is a good thing for a paper doll - not so good for me! LOL!) Thanks you so much for the effort you put into it. I love that your inspiration for my Lynne Perrella inspired book was Lynne Perrella herself! I can hardly wait to see it in person. Hugs! Leticia

3:10 PM, November 15, 2006  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Absolutely gorgeous!! So many nice elements. We both have been inspired by LP.

6:06 PM, November 15, 2006  
Blogger Heather Simpson-Bluhm said...

Lynne Perrella or not. You nailed it. I LOVE it!!!

9:20 PM, November 15, 2006  
Blogger Lain said...

I love your new blog look! It's so awesome! You are way too talented, you know?
And the paper doll... WOWZERZ.
I am still waiting to hear about my possible trip to your neck of the woods... Nothing yet...

9:34 PM, November 15, 2006  
Blogger Babsarella said...

Marilyn, this piece is FANTASTIC!!! You really captured Lynne's style, yet made it so very YOU! Great colors, lovely accents, and love all the amazing layers!!!

8:53 AM, November 16, 2006  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

She is stunning, Marilynn!! I don't know how you did it.... ;-)

9:18 AM, November 16, 2006  
Blogger Kimberly Kwan said...

You are AMAZING. I keep coming back to your blog and staring at her with my jaws agape. You are such an inspiration, and I agree with previous posters...you ABSOLUTELY give LP a run for her money, in your own style!

1:46 PM, November 17, 2006  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

This is absolutley stunning. I love the dress and the colors and all the elements and...well you get the pic :o)

6:07 AM, November 18, 2006  
Blogger Ashley Calder said...

Marilyn, this is so beautiful! I just love everything you do!! :)

4:42 PM, November 21, 2006  

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