Sweet Paper Dolls is Larry Bassins first published book.
But he has long been an established artist in the paper doll
community and his colorful style is a favorite with collectors.
His winsome paper dolls are reminiscent of childrens magazines
and storybooks of the first half of the 20th century, with clean
lines, bold colors and detailed backgrounds.
He has created hundreds of one and two-page paper dolls of a
variety of subjects. Perhaps the largest collection has been
inspired by the classic comic book paper dolls such as Brenda
Starr, Katy Keene and Mopsy Modes.
Larry has been a long-time contributor to OPDAGs Paper
Doll Studio magazine. His work has appeared in several doll
magazines and has been featured on the cover of Paperdoll Review.
Larrys talent and warm personality have made him a celebrity
among members of his local collectors club, Paper
Doll Kings and Queens of Metro Detroit.
artwork style perfectly captures the sweetness of childhood
and his Sisters Sweet book of paper dolls is sure
to capture the hearts of collectors.