The August/September 2017 issue of DOLLS features 52 four-color pages. This issue features the nominees and ballot for the Public’s Choice voting in our annual Dolls awards of Excellence competition! Plus, we have features on dolls artists Ginger Rogers and LuLu Tatum; doll fashion designer Rudi Teruel, a very special portrait doll by Judy Porter, and more!
TABLE OF CONTENTS 8 Remodeling Reality Ginger Roberts transforms slices of life into magical characters.
14 Always Moving On LuLu Tatum never wants to repeat herself By Stephanie Finnegan
16 Home Alone RubyRedGalleria’s Yu Ping seizes the moment to make mischief
18 Paying Forward Designer Rudi Teruel boosts newcomers through XClusively for R&D By Adrian Cardozo
22 2017 Diamond Award Nominees It’s time to vote for the Public’s Choice winners!
32 Playing the Glad Game Uneeda, Hayley Mills, and‘Pollyanna’ By A. Glenn Mandeville
40 Samson Occom BJD artist Judy Porter creates tribute to Native American leader, minister By Megan Fulopp
44 The Doll Peddlar Arkansas doll dealer is also a practicing psychologist By Sharon Verbeten