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Figurative Art Dolls

One of a Kind Figurative Fantasy Art Dolls by Kendra M Gilbert, Virgo's Alchemy. Made with high quality polymer clay and mixed media. My Art Dolls, are quite literally, manifested reflections of my innermost hopes, dreams, inspirations...and nightmares.

Dark Fantasy Art Dolls

One of a Kind Nightmarish Fan Art Dolls for the Strange and Unusual: Highly detailed, made with attention to quality, and longevity.

Merminoid Tails

One of a Kind Creations: Mermaids, Merminoids and other Creatures of the Deep. My Mermaid and Merminoid tails are soldered using a technique that increases strength, flexibility, and durability. I use all different types of materials to make my tails and fins including papers, fantasy films, and of course my favorite - polymer clay.

Creative Display Bases

Each one of my Figurative Art Dolls comes complete with a Highly Detailed, Handcrafted Display Base made with High Quality Materials...and a Touch of Madness.

No Molds - Ever!

All my polymer clay figurative art dolls and other sculptures are one of a kind, and made without the use of any molds.

Artist Inspired Art Dolls

With permission, there are times I will sculpt art dolls directly inspired by another artist. If I cannot locate a particular artist, or obtain permission, I won't sell that particular work - it stays with me, in my own fan art collection, for my own personal enjoyment and use.

Handmade Doll Eyes

My Doll Eyes are handmade using glass beads and special high quality 2 part resin. They are scratch and UV resistant. They are created without the use of any computer printed images, are hand painted, and light reflecting glass-like.

Drawings & Concept Art

A lot of times, I will draw what I'm thinking about creating. This gives me a chance to visualize it outside of my head before trying to sculpt it in 3D. I love to draw, and if time allowed, I would draw and paint as much as I sculpt - maybe after I retire one day...

Works in Progress

I officially renounced posting Work in Progress pictures due to my personal belief that it diminishes some of the magic behind the creative process, and takes too much time to make continuous updates - so, I will no longer be doing full-on WIP or "Work in Progress" posts. However, when I'm starting a new piece, somewhere along the line I may share a few pictures just to let those who are interested, see what I'm currently working on.

Hand-dyed Doll Hair

I Don't Always Dye my own Doll Hair, but When I Do, It's Pretty Awesome...

Faerie Wings

My Faerie Wings are soldered to increase flexibility, durability, and longevity. Like my Merminoid/Mermaid tails and fins, I use wide variety of different materials to make my wings including papers, fantasy films, transparency films, fabrics, cruelty-free feathers, and polymer clay.

Artisan Handmade Soap

My other Passion: Handmade Artisan Soap! Unique and unusual handcrafted with high quality ingredients, from scratch, the old fashion cold process way! Learn more about my Soap products by clicking on the menu above!

Unique Handmade Soaps

Whether I'm inspired by Alice in Wonderland, a Holiday, or a certain Time of Year - my unique handmade soaps are more than just high quality soap, they are also works of art.

Home of the Winged Soaps!

Virgo's Alchemy: Home of the Winged Soaps and Cupcake Soaps! Unique, adorable, functional - yet attractive. Great for gift giving, special occasions, or even just a personal treat. You can learn more about my bubbly soap concoctions by clicking on the main menu "About My Soap".

Meet Oz Goose

Ozzie, or "Oz Goose", is my beloved precious little muse who is with me each and every day in the Virgo's Alchemy Studio. He is pictured throughout the website, in his CGI alter-ego as a black cat, because truly, he is a mischievous and magical kitty in his true-form.

Other Interests...

For years I was a Mehndi Artist (Henna Tattoo artist) at local festivals and events in the St. Petersburg/Largo Florida area. I love the essence of Mehndi, not only is it art, but it also is very soothing and relaxing to receive.

Figurative Sculpture

One of a Kind, No molds - my work is inspired by my love for the strange, unusual, curious, and mystifying. I work primarily with polymer clay, however, I also love to use paper clays as well as 2 part epoxies.

Artisan Soap

Our Handmade Soaps are not only visually stunning, they are jam packed full of ingredients that your skin will love! Organic and NON-GMO, whenever possible - it is worth every single last bubble!

Other Work

Although sculpture and artisan soap making are my two passions, I also love to draw, paint and create miniatures. I adore all things "lost and found" and have a slight obsession with Steampunk, Faeries and all things Burton and Froud.

My Videos

Due to the recent change in our location, my ability to upload videos has been affected. I'm currently working on establishing a solution to this problem and be back updating our youtube channel soon! You can subscribe by using the link above the main menu - thanks!

One of a Kind Figurative Art Dolls & Handmade Artisan Soaps
― by Kendra M Gilbert

Fantasy Art for the Strange and Unusual...

Hello! Hello! Helloooo! I'm so glad you finally found me! My name is Kendra Gilbert and I'm an OOAK (One of a Kind) Figurative Sculpture (Art Doll) Mixed Media Artist and Artisan Soap Maker! I specialize in fantasy art, unique artisan soap products, and other strange and unusual forms of creativity. Here you will find all my latest collectible art pieces, as well as my bubbly concoctions - which are now available over at my Etsy Shoppe. Enjoy your stay while you are here in my realm, don't forget to click on all my links to learn more about me, my life, and what I do! Anyway, thanks so much for visiting my strange and unusual home here on the web and don't forget to hook up with me on FB and Instagram!

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Blue Unicorn WIP

First layer of paint is on, more paint, sculpting, and eyelashes needed.

This is one of my latest projects, she is tentatively being referred to as "Blue" the Unicorn. She is a pure sculpt on wood plaque over metal armature. Her eyes are handmade by yours truly. She will be framed in with 2 part epoxy vines, flowers and other mixed media elements that will give her an enchanted and magical appearance. I will be offering her on Etsy for a limited time special price, only $99. My other work will also be available for just $99, but this is for just a short time. Normal price will be $180 once I return to normal pricing.

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Yakut Faerie Shaman

Now available on Etsy! Please check out here listing here! CLICK HERE

Introducing Yakut, a One of a Kind 3D Wall Art Sculpture by Kendra Marie, Virgo's Alchemy. Yakut is hand sculpted out of high quality polymer clay and 2 part epoxy resin, without the use of any molds. Her eyes are white jade, and her hair is fine quality Mohair. Her "antlers" were sculpted from 2 part epoxy resin and further strengthened by heavy wire armature. Yakut is mounted on a wooden plaque that can easily be hung on a wall or other flat surface. She is painted in a haunting white/pink hue, which looks enchantingly beautiful in ambient light. Both oil paints as well as acrylics were used. Yakut took a total of 15 hands-on hours to complete.

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Works in Progress

I've been neglecting my update duty here on my website, as I've become a little lazy, and have allowed Facebook to one again become my focus... So, let me quickly share some progress on a few things, as well as some insight as to why I've been so slow at producing new completed works.

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Pangur Ban & Aisling Update

Pangur Ban by Kendra M Gilbert, Virgo's Alchemy Studio

I started this piece what seems ages ago...but I'm finally back in the studio. I decided I didn't like the original Aisling I sculpted because her ears were too pointy...yes I could have chopped them off and just re-sculpted the ears, but no, I felt the project needed a fresh new start - so I'm totally redoing her.

Pangur Ban is an awesome little kitty from The Secret of Kells children's movie.

He is enchanted by Aisling, the forest spirit, to help Brendan escape from his bedroom...

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