The official blog of handmade doll maker and mixed media artist Danita

Coloring with Frida!

Coloring with Frida!

Hi there! Lately my family and me have started collecting coloring books. We find pulling our crayolas and colored pencils while we fill in one ...

Art Doll Tutorial

Art Doll Tutorial

I've been using acrylics to paint my dolls for a long time and I love them for covering the entire surface. But when I want to make a soft doll I w...

Prima Marketing Watercolor Confections Review

Prima Marketing Watercolor Confections Review

And now the review of my favorites of all: Watercolor Confections. They come in 3 different sets and it's so hard to choose a favorite. First, ...

New jewelry available on my store!

New jewelry available on my store!

I have been occupied with a lot of projects lately, and they are  taking a good deal of time and energy from me, but that does not mean that I ca...

Thank you for adopting Frida!

Thank you for adopting Frida!

Early this week I gave you a preview of my next Frida doll, it was a very simple pic of my work in progress, but you loved her! As soon as I poste...

Prima Marketing Watercolor Products. Watersoluble Oil Pastels Review

Prima Marketing Watercolor Products. Watersoluble Oil Pastels Review

The other day I was thinking about sharing reviews of many of my art supplies with you, specially the watercolor ones because I usually go through ...

Alchemy always begins with the finest ingredients

Alchemy always begins with the finest ingredients

Like alchemical work, my hand crafted necklaces, bracelets and earrings are an eclectic mix of materials that transform to create magical artwork...

A DIY tutorial for a dishwasher safe coffee mug project using DecoArt Dishwasher-Safe Decou-Page

A DIY tutorial for a dishwasher safe coffee mug project using DecoArt Dishwasher-Safe Decou-Page

Hello! I'm now part of the DecoArt Americana Helping Artists Program and I want to share my first project with you. I have a drawing my dau...

Art should be touched.

Art should be touched.

I have been working non stop on my dolls lately. Once again I was overtaken by the irresistible desire to create, to use my hands to make somethin...

Just a tease....

Just a tease....

Let me leave you with a little taste of one of my latest projects.... Stay tuned if you want to see more of her!

Introducing FREE shipping at danitaart.com

Introducing FREE shipping at danitaart.com

   I am very happy to announce that, starting today, all your purchases over $40.00 will receive free shipping. And for my international friends...

Dolls are made of lace, ribbon and everything nice.

  I got into doll making again, I have a project that involves dolls coming soon and I need to warm up before I really start getting into making ...