Demonstration and Sale Event: Kokeshi Dolls by the Hodsdons
Designer appearance 12pm -3:30pm, discussion 1:30pm
Husband and wife team Lisa and Jacob Hodsdon combine their artistic talents as they craft modern interpretations of the traditional Japanese Kokeshi dolls. Japanese-American, Lisa Holt- Hodsdon specializes in painting and design, her husband Jacob, is a wood-turner. Jacob draws inspiration for the dolls from the natural beauty of wood with Lisa adding color and design to create their own interpretation of the traditional Kokeshi dolls, believed to bring prosperity, joy and a sense of safety to any space they occupy. Each doll is a unique, one-of-a-kind, signed piece of art.