Western Dollmakers Inc
Cloth Doll Association

Aims to foster
Cloth Dollmaking in
Western Australia.


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At each monthly
members vote for
their favourite
doll during the
"Show and Tell"
part of the
Generally there
is a theme for the
month but
members also
display their
1996 and has supported numerous members in Perth, Western
Australia, to enhance and refine their cloth dollmaking skills.

Our club aims to foster Cloth Dollmaking in Western Australia and
to offer support and friendship to members.

We provide help in all aspects of dollmaking, including
demonstrations and workshops which form part of our monthly

Our website will be continually updated with images of events,
workshops and "Show and Tell" works of art.

If you would like further information please
contact us or drop in
at one of our meetings for a cuppa and a chat.

Western Dollmakers participate in several challenges each year.

Our biggest annual event is the: -
Australian Cloth Doll Challenge 2019
The Challenge theme for 2019 is:
“A figure that represents a character by Charles Dickens”

The aim of the challenge is to provide an opportunity for dollmakers to
display their creative skills and to present an overview to the general
public and the cloth doll making world of the standard attained here in

The dolls will be displayed and judged at the
W.A. Craft Show to be
held in Perth on August 2nd, 3rd & 4th 2019 at the Claremont

We hope that you will aim to extend your creative ability and be
inspired by the challenge to reach beyond your normal boundaries
and increase your skills.

Please encourage others to enter the challenge.

Rules and Conditions of entry 2019
Previous Cloth Doll Challenges
The 2018 challenge was "Anything starting with a G".

The 2018 standard was very high and included many entries.
Western Dollmakers thanks everyone who participated.

To see some of the entries for
2018 Click here.  

2017  Challenge THE SILK ROAD See
Competition Winners PDF

2016 Challenge Images can be viewed on Australian Challenge 2016.