Sunday, July 21, 2013

The "Early Years" doll exhibit held at RSA in Napier


The doll exhibit was prepared for the RSA Napier Women's Group. The exhibited dolls were: "Boy from Gore (New Zealand) Composition doll late 1800s; "Girl in blue" NZ Pedigre doll late 1940s; "Chrysanthem" English Rosebud doll early 1950s; "Rangitikli sailor" Nora Welings doll c. 1930s; "Friends" Cloth dolls late 1800s; "Mother and child" Cloth Kewpie dolls c. 1940s; "Pink Lady" Pitcairn Island doll c. 1950s and "Jane and Jenny" Musical rocking baby wind up doll 1960s - 1970s.

The Mary O'Neill Doll Museum comprehensive display of exhibits are both interactive and informative. Something interesting, every day...

Saturday, July 13, 2013

Lovely British party in Hawke's Bay

These pics are taken today at Keirunga Gardens in Havelock North. The British expats in Hawke's Bay continue to provide top entertaintment. They are good in making the best of everything that life brings along their way. Lovely party I like the Morris dance. Thanks for great entertaintment.