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PDMAG Challenge

Professional Doll Makers Art Guild Ooak Art Dolls

PDMAG Coffee Table BOOK

Professional Doll makers guild is publishing an Art Doll book in 2016. The hard work is done, they book is headed to the publisher for last looks. Because a release is required to publish intellectual property any members who did not respond to our correspondence will not be the book. Apprentice members will not have their work featured in the book but will have their names included. We hope to have the books in hand in time for the IDTS show in June.

What's New?

January 1, 2016 - Gold Awards Contest starts.  Winners will be given awards at the Doll & Teddy Bear Show in Asheville, N.C. in June.

July 1, 2016 - Challenge for members making Winter Holiday Fantasy or Character Dolls.  Entry deadline is Sept. 30 2016.  Winners will be published in the Nov/Dec issue of Dolls Magazine.  See our Facebook group for details.

June 30, 2016 - PDMAG creates communication group in Facebook.  Please visit https://www.facebook.com/groups/ProfessionalDollMakers/

June 6, 2016 - PDMAG has new officers that were elected at the annual meeting in Asheville, NC.  Click HERE to see our new officers.

 June 10, 2016  - The guild will be showing at the International Doll and Teddy Show in Asheville, NC June 10 -11 2016


Attention Members:
Membership dues paid before 8/01/2016 will be $49.95. All members who pay after August 1 will pay the new dues of $59.95

PDMAG Awards.

Each year our guild sponsor contests and challenges and awards entries in at multiple levels in multiple categories. Including our Gold awards and challenge award winners


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We have built some great partnerships with leading magazines and show promoters in the doll industry.  We have become best friends with the editors and owners of Contemporary Doll Collector Magazine, Dolls Magazine,Art Doll Quarterly, and Pretty Toys Magazine.  We have also linked with the owners of the International Doll and Teddy Show in N. C., The ProSculpt Company and Johnston Original Artdolls 

The following have an honorary membership in the guild...

Joe Jones, Rya Jones, Bob Keessen, Ruth Keessen, Marie Osmond, Mark Dennis, Reva Schick, Elizabeth Dye, Renata Jensen,  Jack Johnston. Joe MacPhale and Bill Nelson. 

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Want to see what classes are available?  What shows are scheduled?  Have an event to advertise?  Check out our calendar!

Membership is open to all worthy artists..  This organization is proud of its members and the contributions they make to help the doll-making industry.

Our artists are the foundation of the guild.  We have a wide variety of talent and all are committed to promoting the doll making industry.



Helping others achieve in the doll making industry is what we are all about.  Check out the guild's history.