All my Firewood Folks wooden bodies and jointed limbs are made from dried hardwood cut with an ax I swung myself.
I stitch all their clothing and sculpt the majority of their wee accessories.
If sold, sorry no duplicates will be made.
Betsy Ross and her Flag~Betsy's noggin is made from stain, painted and sanded cotton.
~Her body and limbs are made from hard woods with an ax I swung myself.
~She wears a lovely colonial blue dress with lace trim.
~Her cotton petticoat is trimmed with lace.
~Her knickers are cotton.
~Her little cotton apron is trimmed with cotton lace.
~Her shoes are black broadcloth.
~Artist pencils and paint were used for her pretty blue eyes.
~She had a needle sculpted nose and mouth.
~Her needle felted wool hair is styled in a bun.
~Her cotton mob cap is stitched on.
~She holds on her lap my favorite American flag. Each "star" represents the 13 colonies.
~She stitched it herself... with a little help from me.
~She's approx. 12.5" long. 9.5" high in the seated position.
Betsy Ross is sold.
~Sure he may not look like he has a brain... but he's a genius.
~Ray's noggin is made from stain, painted and sanded cotton.
~His body and limbs are made from hardwoods with an ax I swung myself.
~He wears a light denim button down shirt and worn jeans.
~He wears cotton gloves and his little work boots are black broadcloth.
~Artist pencils and paint were used for his baby blues.
~He had a needle sculpted scarecrow nose and mouth.
~Under his permanently attached scarecrow hat is his scraggly straw "hair."
~To make sure everyone knows he has a brain, he proudly wears his sign "e=mc2."
~He's approx. 12" long. 9" high in the seated position.
The Scarecrow is sold.