PATTI MEDARIS CULEA
CLOTH ART DOLLS, Doll PATTERNS, DOLL MAKING BOOKS, instructional VIDEOS & dollmaking WORKSHOPS
Cloth Art Dolls & MIXED MEDIA ARTIST
Patti Medaris Culea has been making cloth art dolls for more than 40 years. She is the author of several books on cloth doll making and has produced four instructional workshops available from Galli Creative and now the London Knitting & Stitching Show. Patti remains active teaching cloth doll workshops in the US, UK and Australia.
Patti’s work is a combination of mixed medias, stitch, embellishment, drawing, painting, sewing and more. She is always looking for new products to incorporate in her work and her books and workshops reflect an untiring effort to provide inspiration and creative ideas for beginning to advanced doll making enthusiasts.
PATTI'S TEACHING SCHEDULE
Please call to confirm workshop availability and any current health restrictions imposed by the venue.
"Oceane" Mermaid Workshop at Piecemakers, Costa Mesa, California
Join Patti Medaris Culea and other dollmakers for a 2-day workshop in beautiful Costa Mesa, California by the sea. Patti’s workshop will feature “Oceane: Keeper of the Starfish” and will include everything you need to make your own wonderful Oceane and perch. The workshop will be held at Piecemakers Country Store — a wonderful sewing, fabric and craft store as well as home to many wonderful instructors. Course dates: May 14-15, 2021. $225.00
Online Workshops, Lectures and Teaching
Patti is available to individuals and groups for online instruction, lectures and workshops. Planning is usually required due to her other commitments and schedule. Please contact Patti for her availability.
Featured Workshop: Cloth Doll Mermaids
Oceane: Keeper of the Starfish
Patti Culea is back again and this time she is taking us on a voyage to the deep blue sea!
Patti Culea is back again and this time she is taking us on a voyage to the deep blue sea! One of Patti’s most requested doll patterns and workshops!
Cloth Doll Mermaids is a 2+hour workshop + bonus doll pattern from Patti Medaris Culea featuring all of her signature techniques as well as many new ideas to create fabulous cloth doll mermaids — and wonderful starfish perches and pin cushions. A great project for expanding your creativity as a doll maker.
Doll-Making Highlights: Gallery of Patti Culea Cloth Dolls
Patti Medaris Culea has been making cloth dolls for more than 40 years. Her inspiration comes from books, movies and musicals ranging from Asian themes to Steampunk. Have a look at some of the art cloth dolls in this gallery of the work of Patti Medaris Culea.
Get in touch
Contact Patti or join her on Facebook to see where she is teaching and what she is up to. Finished a doll from one of Patti Culea’s patterns? Visit Patti’s Facebook page to share a photo of your cloth doll!