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Hitty Mariella and Tom Sawyer by AE & Holly Mattos Dolls

AE and Holly Mattos

Hitty Mariella and Tom Sawyer by AE & Holly Mattos Dolls

Hitty Mariella and her friend Tom Sawyer were made by the husband and wife team of AE and Holly Mattos, who live in Thailand. Mariella is carved of Italian Linden Wood by AE and painted with oils by Holly.  Her clothing is hand sewn by Holly.   Mariella is 6.25" tall and is ball jointed at the shoulders and hips and hinge-jointed at the elbows and knees.  Tom is hand carved of Basswood by AE and painted with oils by Holly.  His clothing was hand stitched by Holly.  He stands 7" tall.  Tom's head is swivel-jointed at the neck. He is ball jointed...

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New Members to the Sunny State Hitty Doll Family

Hitty Friends Nat Cooper Hitty

New Members to the Sunny State Hitty Doll Family

By Hitty Gale, a Gale Lyons Hitty In the past few months, we have welcomed new members to our Hitty household in SWFL. Nat Cooper Hitty Mr Geppetto Craftech Hitty Doll Nat Cooper Hitty and Bitty Hitty dolls This Hitty and Bitty Hitty are the creations of Nat Cooper.  Natalie has a Facebook Page and offers her dolls for sale there.   https://www.facebook.com/natcooperdolls/ Mr Geppetto and his pocket Pinocchio Mister Geppetto, also Mastro Geppetto, is a fictional character in the novel The Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi. Geppetto is an elderly, impoverished woodcarver and the creator of Pinocchio. This wood...

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Road Trips and Seeing the Sights

Road Trip Things I See On the Road

Road Trips and Seeing the Sights

By Hitty Gale, a Gale Lyons Hitty  Traveling the roads of America can be so much fun.  Oh! The sights we see.  Happy Travels! Early Morning Mist on the Sunshine Skyway Bridge Tampa Bay Florida We Follow the Donuts And the Coffee And then....Public Bathrooms Pet Cemetery near Ocala Florida Hello Kitty Car on Interstate 75 Walnut Street Bloomington Indiana  

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On the Golf Course Smelling Flowers

Fort Myers Hitty Gale My Neighborhood

On the Golf Course Smelling Flowers

By Hitty Gale, a Gale Lyons Hitty Doll Our community of Seven Lake's amenities includes a golf course which was one of the reasons we settled here.  My adopted human, David, plays almost every day.  Shirley doesn't play but she does ride along sometimes. I often go along.   Ready to Golf Hole 5 is a Par 3 Flowers and Flowering trees on the Golf Course Yellow Hibiscus on Hole 9 A Flowering Jacaranda Tree on Hole 11 that was lost during Hurricane Irma A family of Ducks on Hole 12 Possible Alligator sightings on Hole 14.  Yikes Just iin case...

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Hitty Explores Her Neighborhood

Fort Myers Hitty Gale My Neighborhood

Hitty Explores Her Neighborhood

By Hitty Gale, a Gale Lyons Hitty Doll As you may know from a previous post, Hitty Moves to a Condominium, my adopted humans, David and Shirley, retired to a "senior community" called Seven Lakes Golf and Tennis Community. One thing they like to do is get on the golf cart and go to the community center where David likes to play a game of pool.  Today, Shirley and I rode along. Our golf cart decorated for the 4th of July Our Community Center is an open air atrium surrounded by meeting rooms, the library and other designated spaces. The...

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