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Check Out My New 21″ A 11 Jumeau!

Welcome Back To Land of Oz Dolls!

Tonight I wanted to share with all of you my new 21″ A 11 Jumeau! She has such an adorable expression and was so much fun to paint. She was one of my samples I painted during my “Online Jumeau Class” last Spring. More info will be coming soon on future “Online Classes”. If you have any questions on this doll or doll making classes please email me at landofozdolls@mchsi.com 

Update: This Doll Is SOLD!

A 11 Jumeau

A 11 Jumeau

A 11 Jumeau

A 11 Jumeau

A 11 Jumeau

A 11 Jumeau

A 11 Jumeau

A 11 Jumeau

A 11 Jumeau

A 11 Jumeau

A 11 Jumeau

A 11 Jumeau

If you would like more information you can find her complete description and purchasing information here: https://landofozdolls.net/dolls-for-sale/a-11-jumeau/

Have a dolly great day!

Connie Zink

New E12J Jumeau Available For Purchase!

Welcome back to Land of Oz Dolls! I would love to share with you tonight my newest E12J Jumeau. She stands 21″ tall and is now available for purchase. She has such personality and is one of my favorite Jumeau’s.

This Doll Has Been Sold!

21" E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21″ E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

 

21" E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21″ E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

She was made from the S-185ST Seeley E.J. Camille head mold. This doll is perfection at its best.The artistry is superb with wonderfully detailed and shaded French eyebrows, beautifully spaced eyelashes, perfectly shaped lips with accents, and a hint of mauve eye shadow. Her porcelain head is on an FB16JS composition body from New York Doll Products. She stands 23″” tall on her wooden base doll stand with bonnet. (Allow height on shelf for stand and hat, doll alone is 21″ tall). The wooden base doll stand is included. She has beautiful dark blue-grey Schoepfer paperweight eyes with intense depth, the photos just do not do the eyes justice. She has a Monique Human Hair Dark Brown Helen Wig . The costume is made from a beautiful shade of blue silk covered with gorgeous antique cotton lace and netting. The dress with antique lace trim and a bonnet  was created by Pam Willits. She also has a beige cotton slip and underwear, along with taupe hand made leather shoes and crocheted cotton stockings. If you are looking to add an exquisite antique reproduction Jumeau to your collection this may be the one for you. Dressed as shown this doll is $650.00. This doll will only be sold as a dressed doll. If you would like to visit her listing on eBay here is a link: https://www.ebay.com/itm/123460758908?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649

She may also be purchased here on my website. Here is a link to her sales page: https://landofozdolls.net/dolls-for-sale/e-12-j-jumeau/

21" E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21″ E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21" E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21″ E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21" E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21″ E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21" E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21″ E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21" E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21″ E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21" E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21″ E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21" E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21″ E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21" E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

21″ E12J Jumeau by Connie Zink

New 17″ Bru Jne 8 For Sale!

This Doll Has Been Sold!

 

Welcome back to Land of Oz Dolls! Newly Listed On My Website! I just wanted to share another beautiful Bru with you. This one is the Bru Jne 8. She is 17″ tall (doll only) about 18 1/2″ tall when you allow for the doll stand and bonnet. Bru’s are one of my favorite dolls to paint. I have never met a Bru I haven’t absolutely loved. See below for a more complete description of this doll and more photos along with the shopping cart button. She is being sold as a dressed doll only. 

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

This gorgeous, museum quality 17″ Bru 8 antique reproduction porcelain doll was lovingly created by “Millie” winning, world renowned artist, Connie Zink of Land of Oz Dolls. She was made from the VL-27 Bru Jne 8 Virginia LaVorgna head mold. This doll is perfection at its best. Her porcelain head is on a FB14S composition body from New York Doll Products. She stands 18 1/2″ tall on her wooden base doll stand. (Allow height on shelf for stand and hat, doll alone is 17″ tall). The wooden base doll stand is included. She has beautiful light blue Schoepfer paperweight eyes with intense depth, the photos just do not do the eyes justice. She has a striking vintage new (never used) old store stock Cheveux French Human Hair wig from the late 1980’s . The costume is made from a beautiful shade of purple “raw” silk. The dress with antique lace trim and a bonnet  was created by Pam Willits. She also has a beige cotton slip and underwear, along with cream hand made leather shoes and hand crocheted cotton stockings. 

 

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

17 Inch Bru Jne 8

Layaways Available

Layaways are available. For dolls that you cannot purchase outright, please contact me and I’ll try to make the purchase possible for you through layaway. My email is landofozdolls@mchsi.com or you may call me at 815-565-0024.

Until next time! Have a great dolly day! 

Dolly Hugs, Connie Zink

New 27″ Bru 13 For Sale

Welcome back to Land of Oz Dolls! It seems so long ago I stopped by with any news here at the shop. I have an exciting announcement of my latest creation along with some photos to share with you. Now that summer is over and the hot weather is gone, I am back in the studio creating some new dolls. I also have started my newest session of Online Doll-making Classes. I am currently redoing my Bru course. If anyone would like more info on the course please contact me at 815-565-0024 or email landofozdolls@mchsi.com and I can give you more details. Now all about the new Bru that has been listed for sale here on my website and on eBay. I am really excited about this one I think she turned out absolutely beautiful.

27" Bru 13 by Connie Zink

27″ Bru 13 by Connie Zink

27" Bru 13 by Connie Zink

27″ Bru 13 by Connie Zink

27" Bru 13 by Connie Zink

27″ Bru 13 by Connie Zink

27" Bru 13 by Connie Zink

27″ Bru 13 by Connie Zink

27" Bru 13 by Connie Zink

27″ Bru 13 by Connie Zink

Isn’t she gorgeous? She is probably one of my favorites I have ever painted and I just love this costume. This costume was created by Lorna Yates of Lorna’s Lovable Dolls. I believe this was a pattern originally shown in a Gildebrief magazine. I know I just love it. If you would like more information on this doll, her cost, and the shopping cart button to purchase, please click on the link below:

27″ Bru 13 Museum Quality Antique Reproduction Doll

Dolly Hugs,

Hope to be back real soon with some more dolls to share! Connie Zink

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                           

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Just In Time For Valentine’s Day! Little Star Bleuette Friend!

Just in time for Valentine’s Day! I am listing this beautiful “Little Star” (S&H 1448) Bleuette “Friend”!

"Little Star" Bleuette "Friend" by Connie Zink

“Little Star” Bleuette “Friend” by Connie Zink

This doll has been sold.

This beautiful museum quality antique reproduction 12″ ”Little Star” S&H 1448 Bleuette “Friend” was lovingly created by world renowned porcelain doll artist Connie Zink. “Little Star” has perfectly painted china painted features including authentic eyebrows, delicate eyelashes, multi-shaded mouth and flawless cheeks. Just a hint of eye shadow finishes off her superbly painted face. “Little Star” is on a wooden composition reproduction Bleuette body. She comes complete with dark brown human hair wig, blue-grey threaded glass paperweight eyes, white cotton underwear and slip, a white and red heart “Valentine” dress made by Clara Pelfrey, white socks, white shoes, red earrings and wooden base doll stand. Each doll is individually hand-painted by Connie Zink and no two dolls are alike. If you are looking to add a beautiful antique reproduction Bleuette “Friend” to your collection this doll is for you. The cost of the dressed doll as shown is $350.00 This doll may also be purchased undressed with wooden base stand for $295.00. Priority Mail shipping and insurance is $18.00.

To purchase this doll please visit our Dolls For Sale Pages: https://landofozdolls.net/dolls-for-sale/little-star-bleuette-friend/

 

"Little Star" Bleuette "Friend" by Connie Zink

“Little Star” Bleuette “Friend” by Connie Zink

"Little Star" Bleuette "Friend" by Connie Zink

“Little Star” Bleuette “Friend” by Connie Zink

"Little Star" Bleuette "Friend" by Connie Zink

“Little Star” Bleuette “Friend” by Connie Zink

"Little Star" Bleuette "Friend" by Connie Zink

“Little Star” Bleuette “Friend” by Connie Zink

"Little Star" Bleuette "Friend" by Connie Zink

“Little Star” Bleuette “Friend” by Connie Zink

"Little Star" Bleuette "Friend" by Connie Zink

“Little Star” Bleuette “Friend” by Connie Zink

"Little Star" Bleuette "Friend" by Connie Zink

“Little Star” Bleuette “Friend” by Connie Zink

"Little Star" Bleuette "Friend" by Connie Zink

“Little Star” Bleuette “Friend” by Connie Zink

New 15″ Bebe Fleur “Frenchette” For Sale!

15" "Frenchette" Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15″ “Frenchette” Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

This Doll Has Been Sold. 

New Listing!!! 15″ “Frenchette”  Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

This beautiful, museum quality 15” Bebe Fleur “Frenchette” antique reproduction porcelain doll was lovingly created by “Millie” winning, world renowned artist, Connie Zink of Land of Oz Dolls. The artistry is superb with wonderfully detailed French eyebrows, beautifully spaced eyelashes, perfectly shaped lips with accents, and a hint of lavender eye shadow. Her porcelain head is on a FB12JS composition body from New York Doll Products. She has beautiful brown paperweight eyes with lots of depth. She has a dark brown human hair curled wig with bangs.

This doll is being listed both as a dressed doll and as an undressed doll at this time. She is shown in a beautiful French-style flowered silk dress and hand made straw bonnet that was also created by Connie Zink from a costume kit specifically created for this doll by Lorna Yates. She also has cotton slip and underwear, along with black leather shoes made by Pam Willits and silk crocheted stockings. She is being listed as an undressed doll for $395.00 with wooden base doll stand. If you are looking to add an exquisite Bebe Fleur to your collection of antique reproduction dolls, this may be the one for you.  Dressed as shown this doll is $550.00.  Shipping and insurance to continental U.S is $25.00 by United Parcel Service.  International shipping fees will be calculated upon request. My shopping cart buttons do not figure international shipping costs so please contact me at landofozdolls@mchsi.com for a shipping quote.

Please click here for the link to shopping cart for this doll: https://landofozdolls.net/dolls-for-sale/15-bebe-fleur-frenchette/

15" "Frenchette" Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15″ “Frenchette” Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15" "Frenchette" Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15″ “Frenchette” Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15" "Frenchette" Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15″ “Frenchette” Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15" "Frenchette" Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15″ “Frenchette” Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15" "Frenchette" Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15″ “Frenchette” Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15" "Frenchette" Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15″ “Frenchette” Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15" "Frenchette" Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15″ “Frenchette” Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15" "Frenchette" Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15″ “Frenchette” Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15" "Frenchette" Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15″ “Frenchette” Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15" "Frenchette" Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15″ “Frenchette” Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15" "Frenchette" Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15″ “Frenchette” Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15" "Frenchette" Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

15″ “Frenchette” Bebe Fleur by Connie Zink

Black Leather Hand Made Shoes

Black Leather Hand Made Shoes

 

New Workshop at Land of Oz Dolls With Lorna Yates

Lorna Yates and Connie Zink

Lorna Yates and Connie Zink

Land of Oz Dolls is very proud to present our first workshop of the year 2017 with Lorna Yates of “Lorna’s Loveable Dolls”! “Little Googlie’s Tub Time” workshop will be held on Saturday and Sunday, April 29th and 30th!

Lorna's Little Googlie's Tub Time

Lorna’s “Little Googlie’s Tub Time”

Register now! This limited edition workshop with Lorna will fill up fast! This “Little Googlie” will be painted and completed with mohair wig ready for you to dress in her bedtime attire. You will also assemble and decorate the bathroom box. Limited edition kit includes the completed doll with painted eyes and mohair wig, costume kit with cotton laces and silk ribbons, and also supplies to complete the box.

Join Lorna and I here at Land of Oz Dolls for a great weekend of dolly fun and take home your completed project. Special kit price for workshop is $175.00. For those too far away to attend Lorna will also have kits available for purchase that you may put together at home. Those kits will include the bathroom box and all supplies along with the mohair wig and the soft-fired greenware pieces for the little Googlie that you can paint and assemble yourself. The cost for the kit to do at home is $115.00 plus shipping.

Contact Connie at 815-565-0024 or email landofozdolls@mchsi.com to reserve your spot now! For overnight accommodations, Connie can also let you know on the availability of Roberts’ Roost Country Guest House along with other local overnight establishments. Lorna and I hope to see you in April!

Dolly Hugs,

Connie Zink

Composition Doll Bodies

Land of Oz Dolls is very pleased to announce we are a distributor for Bell Ceramics composition and paper mache doll bodies and Bell and Byron doll body molds.

Quality bodies take time to produce so there is a wait time on body orders. Please contact me for estimated wait times on any bodies you would like to order. Bell produces a beautiful body that will enhance the artistry of your doll. Please contact Connie at 815-565-0024 or email landofozdolls@mchsi.com if you would like to place an order or ask any questions.

Click Here For Composition Body Catalog:

Click Here For Bell and Byron Body Mold Catalog:

Just Added 15″ Jumeau “Frenchette” For Sale

This Doll Has Been Sold!!

15 Inch Frenchette Jumeau by Connie Zink

15 Inch Frenchette Jumeau by Connie Zink

Good afternoon to all! It seems like it has been so long since I have been here to offer you a new doll for sale. I am very pleased to share this striking Jumeau with all of you. (I love the dark brown human hair wig). I just added this beautiful 15″ beautiful Jumeau “Frenchette” to my “Dolls For Sale” page. (Only one available!)

Here is her description:

This beautiful, museum quality 15” Jumeau “Frenchette” antique reproduction porcelain doll was lovingly created by “Millie” winning, world renowned artist, Connie Zink of Land of Oz Dolls. The artistry is superb with wonderfully detailed French eyebrows, beautifully spaced eyelashes, perfectly shaped lips with accents, and a hint of lavender eye shadow. Her porcelain head is on a FB12S composition body from New York Doll Products. She has beautiful blue-grey paperweight eyes with lots of depth. She has a dark brown human hair curled wig with bangs.

This doll is being listed both as a dressed doll and as an undressed doll at this time. She is shown in a beautiful French-style red silk dress with lace trim and bonnet that was created by Pam Willits. She also has cotton slip and underwear, along with red leather shoes made by Pam Willits and hand crocheted stockings. She is being listed as an undressed doll for $395.00 with wooden base doll stand. If you are looking to add an exquisite Jumeau to your collection of antique reproduction dolls, this may be the one for you.  Dressed as shown this doll is $495.00.  Shipping and insurance to continental U.S is $25.00 by United Parcel Service.  International shipping fees will be calculated upon request. My shopping cart buttons do not figure international shipping costs so please contact me at landofozdolls@mchsi.com for a shipping quote.

 

15" Frenchette Jumeau by Connie Zink

15″ Frenchette Jumeau by Connie Zink

 

15 Inch Frenchette Jumeau

15 Inch Frenchette Jumeau

15 Inch Frenchette Jumeau

15 Inch Frenchette Jumeau by Connie Zink

15 Inch Frenchette Jumeau by Connie Zink

15 Inch Frenchette Jumeau by Connie Zink

15 Inch Frenchette Jumeau by Connie Zink

15 Inch Frenchette Jumeau by Connie Zink

15 Inch Frenchette Jumeau by Connie Zink

15 Inch Frenchette Jumeau by Connie Zink