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

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...

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!

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 ...

A rose for a prince

A rose for a prince

I have been working with watercolors a lot lately, and I think I am in love with them. The way the pigments flow on the paper with a life of their...

New Jewelry!

New Jewelry!

Finally, new and elaborated jewelry! A lot of projects have kept me from working on my jewelry station, but finally I felt inspired to create new...

Danita's Bunnies in Wonderland showing in New York

This month I was invited to participate on the December Toy Show at MF Gallery in their Brooklyn showroom. All the pieces will be for sale if you...

Foxmaking

Foxmaking

I had the bodies for these foxes waiting to be dressed in my studio for the longest time. They were sitting naked on a shelf, and last week I...

Welcome to Darknita Art, the dark side of Danita

Depression has circled around me for the longest time, and I found that donning an armor of paint and using my scissors, needles and brushes as m...

Behind the scenes with Little Miss Bunny

Little miss bunny is a beautiful doll with dark hair, ivory white skin and super fluffy ears. One of those rare pieces that turn out to be a self...

Back from the class!

Hello! I am back from my latest live class and it was so much fun! Meeting my students was a great experience, we had a lot of fun learning how to ...