Porcelain Dollmaking

Porcelain Dollmaking

Universal Doll Society

Competition Rules and Information

Porcelain Dollmaking 

The purpose of this competition is an educational experience to critique Dolls for the growth of the entrant in dollmaking.

1.  All dolls must be pre-registered for competitions and challenges.  Deadline to have dolls registered is July 15, 2017.  Entry fee is $10.00 per doll/or $20.00 for three dolls.

2.  Each entry will be judge individually on it's own merit.

3.  Best of category winners must have 92 points or more to receive Best of Show Award.

4.  ANY MEMBER whose dues are current may enter the Competition but may not win the top awards unless registered  for the Festival.

5.  A 3x5 card must accompany all entries.  The card should have the name of the doll (Bru, AT, etc).  With information as to where the research was done, Mold#, Company and a picture if possible.  Do not have a lot of loose papers.  Put this in a clear plastic sheet protector.

6. Doll should be incised in the greenware stage with your name or initials and date on the back of the head.  (Cover incising with masking tape before it is entered).  On dolls entered for the Special awards, leave wig unglued n back so Chairman can verify what Company's mold it is.  You must state on you entry which doll is entered for any special awards.

 
   
Competition Rules and Entry Form will be included in your Registration packet that is sent to each person after their registration.  
   
   
(A) Antique Reproduction - French Categories  
1.  Mini (8 inches or under)  
2. Baby  
3. Toddler  
4. Child  
5. Lady/Men  
6. Mechanical  
   
(B) Antique Reproduction - German Categories  
1. Mini (8 inches or under)  
2. Baby  
3. Toddler  
4. Child  
5. Lady/Men  
6. Mechanical  
   
(C) Modern Reproduction Categories  
1. Mini (8 inches or under)  
2. Baby  
3. Toddler  
4. Child  
5. Lady/Men  
6. Mechanical  
   
(D) Creative Flair  
Categories  
Any doll may be used to achieve an original presentation.  
   
(E) Theme Dolls  
Categories  
1. Dolls depicting the Theme of the Festival  
   
(F) Original Dolls (Dolls must be sculpted by the artist)  
Categories  
1. Artist Original Model (Artist sculpted head, arm and legs)  
2. Artist Sculpted head only and used with other arms and legs.  
   
(G) Dolls without Bodies  
Categories  
1. Half Dolls  
2. Doll in Box (sometimes referred to as Jack-In-The-Box)  
3. Pins with Doll Faces  
4. Miscellaneous  
   
(H) Small Dolls (8" or under)  
   
(I) Painted eye dolls  
   
Special Awards: Advise person at the registrar's desk the category you are entering  
   
Send Fees and categories that your dolls will be in to:
UDS Competition
Darlene Grant
657 East 700 South
Clearfield, Ut 85051
Tel: 801-825-1252
Email: Dagrant1231@aol.com
 
   
Porcelain Dollmaking

Click on printer for printer friendly version

 

Porcelain Dollmaking

 

"Art is born of the observation and investigation of nature."



 


Porcelain Dollmaking

 



  
 

©Universal Doll Society - All Rights Reserved - joeanns, 2006
    


 

 

 

Porcelain Dollmaking is a wonderful experience and can spread happiness, love and make friends worldwide which then continues on from one generation to another.

 

No Sales Room