Hobby House Press in Cumberland, which publishes an extensive line of books and magazines aimed at doll aficionados, has recently added another publication to a roster which includes Doll Reader, Teddy Bear and Friends, and Vintage Fashions.
Doll Artistry, which debuts this month, is a glossy bimonthly "resource guide" for dollmakers. The magazine will feature projects and how-to tips covering a wide range of doll types and levels of skill, articles by doll makers from around the world, and profiles of contemporary doll artists.
The premiere issue includes instructions on sculpting hands, and an interview with award-winning Missouri doll artist Dianna Effner. A year's subscription costs $17.95. For information, contact Hobby House Press, Dept. AU, 900 Frederick St., Cumberland, Md. 21502, (301) 759-3770.