Static figure, height 60 cm. Stands freely without a stand.
Materials: head, hands, legs-self-hardening plastic La Doll, body-wire frame, papier-mache, clothes-primed textiles, hair-linen, painting-watercolor, acrylic
Irene Khmarzhevska, Riga (Latvia).
I have been creating comic animal characters using dry felting technique since 2010. Since 2012, a member of the Baltic Guild of Artists’ Dolls and Toys.
Since 2017, she began to create dolls from self-hardening and baked plastics. I prefer caricature and characteristic characters.
Participant of international exhibitions in Russia (Kaliningrad Amber Museum, exhibition “Amber and Dolls” 2014),
Belarus (“Slavianski Bazaar” 2013),
in Finland (Baltic reflections 2014),
in Israel (2018, 2019).
In 2019, she took a virtual part in the MunecArt exhibition.
Permanent participant of the international puppet festival in Daugavpils (Latvia).
Winner of the virtual competition “Doll of the Year 2018” of the “Puppet Master” magazine in the “Winged” category.