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2009 and a confession

December 31, 2008

Happy new year to you all! I hope you all have a wonderful year, filled with love and joy and laughter and friendship, good food and wonderful experiences. I’m all stocked about 2009. I have a feeling it’s going to be great! I’ve got about a million plans for what I want to do with …

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Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome, Miss Suga D’Flirt!

August 26, 2008

Oh, I’m so excited… (Hmm, this blog is starting to sound like an child on too much red cordial) I’ve finally gotten photographs back of my latest burlesque doll, Miss Suga D’Flirt. My camera died a while ago and I borrowed a friends to photograph her, but then his computer died and it was all …

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knitted doll workshops

August 25, 2008

Oh, how exciting! I’ve jsut been approached by one of the local Community Houses to whip up a workshop for their Turkish ladies knitting group. Oh, how ace! I’m going to create a generic doll for them to knit and then create a number of costumes so they can pick what they want to have …

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Saskia the Snake Charmer

August 21, 2008

I’ve photographed the next in my burlesque doll series, please meet Saskia the Snake Charmer! Ladies and Gentlemen, roll up, roll up to see the daring and danger that is Saskia the Snake Charmer! Thrill at her her twirling and spinning, marvel at her dancing and weaving, all while being wrapped in her 53cm (20″) …

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Interneting

August 19, 2008

I’ve started on a reorganisation of my website, www.sayraphimlothian.com. So far it’s been an online CV of all the work I’ve done, photography, graphic design, art, curating, digital art, sculpture, props and puppets and sets. It’s a big site full of photos and, I like to think, well organised. But things sort of disappear, nothing …

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