Grandmother’s Doll by Jodie Mehaffie

225.00$

Artist: Jodie Mehaffie

Title: Grandmother’s  Doll
Children’s and Infants
Old Fashioned Babydoll
Blond Hair
No Shoes
Original Etching
Limited  Edition
Edition Size: 114/300
Signed and Numbered by the Artist in Pencil
Size: 15 x 21 inches

Jody Mehaffie was born in 1924 in Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Her mother was a tremendously talented seamstress and milliner, so she grew up in her mother’s sewing room. She made all her dolls their very own clothes.

Her first job was stacking a kiln for one of her mother’s friends who was a successful china painter. She was paid with paints and brushes and scraps of water color paper from her studio.

In 1942, she married a Lieutenant, they lived in Japan, Turkey, Germany, and the Netherlands.  She had twin girls in 1961 in Sill, Oklahoma. She works with etchings on zinc plates.

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Artist: Jodie Mehaffie

Title: Grandmother’s  Doll
Children’s and Infants
Old Fashioned Babydoll
Blond Hair
No Shoes
Original Etching
Limited  Edition
Edition Size: 114/300
Signed and Numbered by the Artist in Pencil
Size: 15 x 21 inches

Jody Mehaffie was born in 1924 in Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Her mother was a tremendously talented seamstress and milliner, so she grew up in her mother’s sewing room. She made all her dolls their very own clothes.

Her first job was stacking a kiln for one of her mother’s friends who was a successful china painter. She was paid with paints and brushes and scraps of water color paper from her studio.

In 1942, she married a Lieutenant, they lived in Japan, Turkey, Germany, and the Netherlands.  She had twin girls in 1961 in Sill, Oklahoma. She works with etchings on zinc plates.