Paula Cravens explores acrylic painting, mixed media, collage and the meaning of the universe
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
4th February, 1959 : Today was the first day of the
invention of the Barbie Doll. This doll was created by Ruth Handler, who was
one of the founders of the Mattel Company. Barbie was named after Ruth’s
My mother never let me have a Barbie doll. I'm not sure why. She bought a larger fashion doll and commissioned a neighbor to make a beautiful wardrobe for her. I played with it right up until my teens.
I have a pinterest site where I have collected all the dolls I would like to have entitled "I never had a Barbie but I would want one like this".
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