This issue is guaranteed to get you out of the winter doldrums. We present the results of our Upcycled Doll Challenge, and you’ll be amazed with all the fabulous offerings we have for you! For example, Jan Henning’s A Heavy Metal Band made out of an old Smith & Corona typewriter, Mummies that Art Rogers fashions using strips of muslin and lots of imagination, and many more. Patricia Anders celebrates Barbie’s 50th birthday in style with a whole bevy of Barbies, altered in the most amazing ways. Our Doll Artist Profile features the talented Jane Cather who shares her personal spiritual journey with us. Her dolls reflect her essence of pure creativity and will no doubt resonate with feelings we all have. As always, our Show & Tell gallery is brimming with fabulous dolls to inspire you! This issue is sure to help your creativity to bloom.