stoic and silly pug textile art doll showing two front paws, protruding eyes. hand stitched from upcycled clothes.

Pierce the pug

Lemon yellow and lime green scraps—he is the colour of seedlings showered...

Eugenia the koala

I must have been tense while stitching her. After all the pieces were joine...
big eyes giraffe textile artist doll stitched withe recycled fabric sits upright

Gracie the giraffe

I dropped ink onto her skin of old faded bedsheet. I watched each rusty ink...
goldfish textile artist doll held in a hand, handstitched in bright colorful upcycled fabric

Tammy the goldfish

I made it the way I remember gold fishes from my grandfather’s place—br...
ostrich textile artist doll with big eyes and feathers looking straight at the camera

Astrid the Ostrich

I started with an egg shape made of a rag that used to be white. To it I th...
textile art doll tortoise strains his neck and opens his mouth appears to be shouting at the top of his lungs

Gabe the tortoise

I know they are integrated, but didn’t as a child. A tortoise can’t sep...
jackrabbit textile art fabric doll leans against the wall with her arms crossed

Jo the hare

Wires are sewn into her lanky limbs, perhaps after she’s known you enough...
penguin artist doll made completely of recycled textile upcycled from old clothes

Jerry the penguin

The head was too big to be an adelie penguin. I cut it opened, stitched it ...