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  Life   Art  23 Jun 2017  Turning dolls into art pieces!

Turning dolls into art pieces!

THE ASIAN AGE
Published : Jun 23, 2017, 7:47 pm IST
Updated : Jun 23, 2017, 7:48 pm IST

Meet Noel Cruz, Filipino artist who turns dolls into priceless pieces by painting them like actors or characters

Cruz hard at work painting Daniel Radcliff (Photo: Facebook)
 Cruz hard at work painting Daniel Radcliff (Photo: Facebook)

Meet Noel Cruz. He is a celebrity in his own right. You might wonder how? Well he paints dolls.

Some people might say that dolls are toys for kids and nothing more. But to others they are collectibles which require careful preservation and should be kept in mint condition.

You do not agree? This incredible artist can change your mind!

Noel Cruz is one of those people who can take a ‘child’s toy’ and change it into something more!

The Filipino artist who is currently working in USA repaints regular dolls and turns them into real one-of-a-kind art pieces. His works are so amazing that we are sure that they can mould the minds of even the harshest of critics.

He has transformed many simple dolls giving them realistic faces of actors and characters. Noel's repaints are done with intricate detail to the point of being naturally lifelike in essence. Repainted dolls are sold as collectors' items and are wildly popular.

Check out below

A complete creation of Elizabeth Taylor (Photo: Facebook)A complete creation of Elizabeth Taylor (Photo: Facebook)

Noel custom repainting Mattel Elizabeth Taylor doll (Photo: Facebook)Noel custom repainting Mattel Elizabeth Taylor doll (Photo: Facebook)

Cruz painting a likeness to Superman (Photo: Facebook)Cruz painting a likeness to Superman (Photo: Facebook)

Cruz painting Emma Watson (Photo: Facebook)Cruz painting Emma Watson (Photo: Facebook)

Noel Cruz creation of Heath Ledger doll as Joker (Photo: Facebook)Noel Cruz creation of Heath Ledger doll as Joker (Photo: Facebook)

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