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Because every little goth girl needs one, with a little gothic dolly to match.

Okay, I worked so hard on this.

I started out with just the coffin box. The assignment was to make a "self-portrait box," something that reflected who you were, so I decided I wanted to make a coffin. I made all the dimensions myself, cut the wood out, glued and nailed them together, painted it, put on the hinges, the latch, and the little handles, tacked in velvet lining on the inside, and painted the cross on top. That took about a month to finish. I submitted it to an art contest, but it didn't do as well as I hoped.

I didn't get the idea to create the little doll inside until the second art show. The little doll (her name is Requiem) is made out of Sculpey clay, masking tape and wire. I used doll hair for her little pig tails, and designed her dress myself. She only took a week to create. Go figure.

Anyway, I am very pleased with the outcome, and I adore it. This has got to be my favorite art project ever. Created in Sculpture III.

Created: February/March 2010

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Rabe Nacht </3
Rabe Nacht </3 · US

This is lovely!! I totally want one now >XD

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DarkAshHurts
DarkAshHurts · Middle of Nowhere, Kentucky, United States · 119 projects

You did a great job. ^_^
Ive been meaning to make a coffin box too ...i should get on that, cuz i love them. :D

The dolls dress came out awesome too!

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Plus Size Barbie
Plus Size Barbie · US · 17 projects

OMG this made my day I love it!! Great work!

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Kitten Luna
Kitten Luna · US · 15 projects

man! you did a super duper job!!!! i love it!!! you should be very very proud of your project!!! greatness <3 =)

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Sheila Squirrel
Sheila Squirrel · , ,

I use a doll house coffin for my jewellery box...Lol. Your project is awsome :)

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Jet H.
Jet H. · NL · 108 projects

like this a lot!!!;-D

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