"First Watermelon' Nini Doll toddler doll concept 2018
       
     
'First Watermelon' Nini Doll toddler concept 2018
       
     
Nini Doll concept 'Boy with Goose'
       
     
'A Special Tree' sketch - memories of my childhood garden
       
     
'Edith's Pearls - The Loneliest Doll' Nini concept inspired by Dare Wright
       
     
'Contemplation of Bear' Nini Doll concept sketch 2018
       
     
Nini Doll Contemplation of Bear detail.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll Concept - Alice 'Who are you?'
       
     
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The Good Master (Boy with dog) Nini Doll sketch March 2018
       
     
The Good Master (detail - Boy with Dog) Nini Doll sketch March 2018
       
     
'The Falling Out' Nini Doll concept 2018
       
     
Nini Doll Dream of Horses.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll Dream of Horses detail.jpg
       
     
Baking Day Nini Doll sketch April 2018
       
     
Baking Day (detail) sketch Nini Doll Spril 2018
       
     
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First Egg of Spring (Bertie with Chicken) Nini Doll sketch March 2018
       
     
First Egg of Spring (detail - Bertie with Chicken) Nini Doll sketch March 2018
       
     
The Boy Who Jumped - Nini Doll concept sketch 2018
       
     
Children of the Snow - Nini Doll concept sketch
       
     
Nini Doll Girl.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll concept - Behind the Curtain
       
     
Nini Doll concept - Behind the Curtain (close up)
       
     
Nini Doll Concept - A Christmas Ghost
       
     
Nini Doll Concept - A Christmas Ghost (close up)
       
     
Nini Doll concept - On the Pier
       
     
Nini Doll concept (close-up) - On the Pier
       
     
Nini Doll 1.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll concept - 'Ta Da!'
       
     
Nini Doll concept - Seaside Cartwheel
       
     
Nini Doll The Day's End.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll concept - A Dream of Castles
       
     
Nini Doll concept - Seaside Sadness
       
     
Nini Doll concept (close-up) - Seaside Sadness
       
     
Nini Doll concept inspired by 'Peter Pan' - 'Never Say Goodbye'
       
     
Nini Doll concept - Jumpers for Goalposts
       
     
'In the Light Danced Dreams'
       
     
'In the Light Danced Dreams'
       
     
'A Gift For Snow'
       
     
'A Gift For Snow'
       
     
Nini Doll xvii concept sketch 'The Dress-Up Trunk'
       
     
Nini Doll xvii inspired by Isabella Blow
       
     
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Nini doll Behind the Curtain.jpg
       
     
NINI DOLL 1 The Acrobat's Assistant cropped.jpg
       
     
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Nini Doll sketch Boy 'Waiting in the wings'.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll sketch Boy close up 'Waiting in the wings'.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll x - Fishing Girl - arriving spring 2016
       
     
Nini Doll Fire Bird concept sketch May 2016
       
     
Nini girl 5.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll The coming Storm.jpg
       
     
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Nini Doll Eliza Fire Bird full length.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll Garden Party.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll Sunday Best.jpg
       
     
'Sunday Best'
       
     
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Nini girl 3.jpg
       
     
Nini girl 2.jpg
       
     
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Nini Girl 1.jpg
       
     
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Nini drawing greyscale  02.05.15.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll Spring Lamb.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll Girl of Spring.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll Spring Lamb detail.jpg
       
     
A Special Tree sketch Nini May crop 1 2018.jpg
       
     
My mummy-made rag doll Jemima from childhood
       
     
A Special Tree sketch Nini May crop 3 2018.jpg
       
     
"First Watermelon' Nini Doll toddler doll concept 2018
       
     
"First Watermelon' Nini Doll toddler doll concept 2018
'First Watermelon' Nini Doll toddler concept 2018
       
     
'First Watermelon' Nini Doll toddler concept 2018
Nini Doll concept 'Boy with Goose'
       
     
Nini Doll concept 'Boy with Goose'
'A Special Tree' sketch - memories of my childhood garden
       
     
'A Special Tree' sketch - memories of my childhood garden
'Edith's Pearls - The Loneliest Doll' Nini concept inspired by Dare Wright
       
     
'Edith's Pearls - The Loneliest Doll' Nini concept inspired by Dare Wright
'Contemplation of Bear' Nini Doll concept sketch 2018
       
     
'Contemplation of Bear' Nini Doll concept sketch 2018
Nini Doll Contemplation of Bear detail.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll Concept - Alice 'Who are you?'
       
     
Nini Doll Concept - Alice 'Who are you?'
Nini Doll Alice detail.jpg
       
     
The Good Master (Boy with dog) Nini Doll sketch March 2018
       
     
The Good Master (Boy with dog) Nini Doll sketch March 2018
The Good Master (detail - Boy with Dog) Nini Doll sketch March 2018
       
     
The Good Master (detail - Boy with Dog) Nini Doll sketch March 2018
'The Falling Out' Nini Doll concept 2018
       
     
'The Falling Out' Nini Doll concept 2018

At some point, every girl or boy may fall out with their doll. A part of growing up. Do we ever really grow up?

Nini Doll Dream of Horses.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll Dream of Horses detail.jpg
       
     
Baking Day Nini Doll sketch April 2018
       
     
Baking Day Nini Doll sketch April 2018
Baking Day (detail) sketch Nini Doll Spril 2018
       
     
Baking Day (detail) sketch Nini Doll Spril 2018
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First Egg of Spring (Bertie with Chicken) Nini Doll sketch March 2018
       
     
First Egg of Spring (Bertie with Chicken) Nini Doll sketch March 2018
First Egg of Spring (detail - Bertie with Chicken) Nini Doll sketch March 2018
       
     
First Egg of Spring (detail - Bertie with Chicken) Nini Doll sketch March 2018
The Boy Who Jumped - Nini Doll concept sketch 2018
       
     
The Boy Who Jumped - Nini Doll concept sketch 2018
Children of the Snow - Nini Doll concept sketch
       
     
Children of the Snow - Nini Doll concept sketch
Nini Doll Girl.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll concept - Behind the Curtain
       
     
Nini Doll concept - Behind the Curtain
Nini Doll concept - Behind the Curtain (close up)
       
     
Nini Doll concept - Behind the Curtain (close up)
Nini Doll Concept - A Christmas Ghost
       
     
Nini Doll Concept - A Christmas Ghost
Nini Doll Concept - A Christmas Ghost (close up)
       
     
Nini Doll Concept - A Christmas Ghost (close up)
Nini Doll concept - On the Pier
       
     
Nini Doll concept - On the Pier

Inspired by two sisters I saw strolling at the seaside with their sweet matching outfits.

Nini Doll concept (close-up) - On the Pier
       
     
Nini Doll concept (close-up) - On the Pier
Nini Doll 1.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll concept - 'Ta Da!'
       
     
Nini Doll concept - 'Ta Da!'

Inspired by the idea of tucking a dress into a belt to keep one's modesty on the beach.

Nini Doll concept - Seaside Cartwheel
       
     
Nini Doll concept - Seaside Cartwheel
Nini Doll The Day's End.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll concept - A Dream of Castles
       
     
Nini Doll concept - A Dream of Castles
Nini Doll concept - Seaside Sadness
       
     
Nini Doll concept - Seaside Sadness
Nini Doll concept (close-up) - Seaside Sadness
       
     
Nini Doll concept (close-up) - Seaside Sadness
Nini Doll concept inspired by 'Peter Pan' - 'Never Say Goodbye'
       
     
Nini Doll concept inspired by 'Peter Pan' - 'Never Say Goodbye'
Nini Doll concept - Jumpers for Goalposts
       
     
Nini Doll concept - Jumpers for Goalposts
'In the Light Danced Dreams'
       
     
'In the Light Danced Dreams'

Winter Nini Doll illustration by Jonathan Hayes inspired by 'The Little Match Girl' by Hans Christian Andersen

'In the Light Danced Dreams'
       
     
'In the Light Danced Dreams'

Close-up of a beggar girl Nini Doll concept illustrated by Jonathan Hayes, November 2016 inspired by Hans Christian Andersen's 'The Little Match Girl'

'A Gift For Snow'
       
     
'A Gift For Snow'

Winter Nini Doll planned for production 2016/17

'A Gift For Snow'
       
     
'A Gift For Snow'

Winter Nini Doll sketch by Jonathan Hayes, November 2016

Nini Doll xvii concept sketch 'The Dress-Up Trunk'
       
     
Nini Doll xvii concept sketch 'The Dress-Up Trunk'
Nini Doll xvii inspired by Isabella Blow
       
     
Nini Doll xvii inspired by Isabella Blow
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Nini doll Behind the Curtain.jpg
       
     
NINI DOLL 1 The Acrobat's Assistant cropped.jpg
       
     
NINI DOLL 1.jpg
       
     
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Nini Doll sketch Boy 'Waiting in the wings'.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll sketch Boy close up 'Waiting in the wings'.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll x - Fishing Girl - arriving spring 2016
       
     
Nini Doll x - Fishing Girl - arriving spring 2016

My Nini doll concept for spring 2016, a fishing girl inspired by memories of finding newts and tadpoles as a child. We always put them back carefully.

Nini Doll Fire Bird concept sketch May 2016
       
     
Nini Doll Fire Bird concept sketch May 2016
Nini girl 5.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll The coming Storm.jpg
       
     
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Nini Doll Eliza Fire Bird full length.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll Garden Party.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll Sunday Best.jpg
       
     
'Sunday Best'
       
     
'Sunday Best'

Concept design sketch for a future Nini Doll. April 2016.

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Nini girl 3.jpg
       
     
Nini girl 2.jpg
       
     
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Nini Girl 1.jpg
       
     
IMG_0905.JPG
       
     
Nini drawing greyscale  02.05.15.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll Spring Lamb.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll Girl of Spring.jpg
       
     
Nini Doll Spring Lamb detail.jpg
       
     
A Special Tree sketch Nini May crop 1 2018.jpg
       
     
My mummy-made rag doll Jemima from childhood
       
     
My mummy-made rag doll Jemima from childhood
A Special Tree sketch Nini May crop 3 2018.jpg