Gail Lackey

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Industry Arts
Occupation Doll Artist/designer
Location Nampa, Idaho, United States
Introduction I am a self taught artist, and have been in the ooak doll market since the early 80's.I do mainly fantasy figures and now focus on my ghosties.Edward Gorey inspired Victorian children that have met with an early demise. I did a line of dolls for Richard Simmons that was on QVC in 1999. Among collectors of my work are Richard Simmons, Demi Moore,Anne Rice, Whoopie Goldburg, Ray Liota,and disney animators Eric and Susan Goldburg.
Interests Religious Art, antiques, 18thc french textiles, victorian taxidermy, gothic, funeral art, old velvets, tattered textiles, wax dolls, anthing unusual macabre, childrens illustrated books, BJD's, tinsels&treasures
Favorite Movies All Harry Potter movies, PracticalMagic, HocusPocus, Vibes, Burbs, and anything Tim Burton!
Favorite Music Caprice, Narnia Soundtrack, Kate Bush, Secret Garden
Favorite Books Old fantasy illustrated art books, Japanese doll books, and anything by inspirational writer Neville