PDF Bodkin A Tutorial: Frog, Fish, Maus

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Ideal for the beginning to intermediate seamstress/ seamster who wants to learn how i put my fully articulated dolls together, from pattern cutting to body assemblage and finishing touches, but wants to design their own removeable costume(s). If you've never sewn before and/or don't have a sewing machine, this 22-page, fully illustrated PDF tutorial shows each step of hand-sewing every part of the figure WITHOUT ONE.

Extant of the same full-color, fully-illustrated PDF document featuring High-Baroque Footmen's Livery Costume (see below). Designed as a natural extension of my ceramic anthropomorphic bust-sculpting tutorials (available here on my Etsy shop at the following links, these tutorials were created for those wanting to try creating figures constructed like mine but which depict all the wonderful characters cavorting around in YOUR OWN IMAGINATION! Or maybe there's just no room in your life for all the 'kiln stuff?' No worries: you can mix & match! --These patterns were designed to be used with any busts in my shop that are marked "Bodkin A compatible," so you could buy a finished bust set and then do all the sewing yourself, so we sort of 'collaborate!'

For the 'FROG/BIRD/MAUS' ceramic sculpting tutorial, see:
For the fully costumed version of this same 'bodkin' type, see:
The model(s) for these instructions are my "Frog & Fish Footmen" vignette, soon to be listed here on my Etsy shop!

Please note that this listing is for the patterns and tutorial only; no fabric or notions/parts are included. The last image is a digital collage of a few of the pages; the rest of the images shown in this listing are excerpted directly from the PDF itself. This is an INSTANT DOWNLOAD listing, which will be immediately and entirely available to the purchaser upon completion of payment. If you've already purchased one of my other pattern tutorials in the past and are interested in JUST the pattern sheets, check back soon for that option.

Please note my shop policies before purchasing this item: NO REFUNDS ON DIGITAL FILES.

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Tutorial is well written and illustrated! I'm looking forward to getting started on my new project. I've printed out my pattern pieces and the excitement is building.
Nov 30, 2016 by Heather Reznak
Apr 4, 2016 by simyee332
Fabulous as usual. Downloaded instantly with no problems. Again Connie describes the whole process clearly with plenty of photographs. I can't recommend these tutorials highly enough, and can't wait for the next one. Thank you Connie ♥♥♥
Oct 7, 2015 by jaynemateljan
Great patterns, easy to follow instructions.
Jun 14, 2015 by E-clipse Ecigarette Jewelry
Wonderful works, thank you very much
May 19, 2015 by esraagel

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