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THE GRUMPETS
The Grumpets are a very small limited edition of only 25 worldwide! They are premium Lumicast resin reproductions of original one of a kind art dolls, hand sculpted by award winning artist, Kim Marie.  

Incredibly lifelike but not lifesize, Mr. and Mrs. Grumpet measure ONLY 14"!!! Grumpy but whimsically lovable, they feature hand painted resin heads, arms, legs and boots attached to a posable soft body. All costumes and accessories are completely designed and handmade by the artist.    

Mr. and Mrs. Grumpet are available together for 300.00 or 150.00 seperately. Additional outfits and accessories are available. Please contact the artist for more info: kim@thepaintedheart.com
         
The Grumpets were featured in the Oct. 2004 issue of 'Doll' magazine.
Date(s): December 13, 2002. Album by Kim Marie. Photos by Kim Marie. 16 - 30 of 32 Total. 12650 Visits.
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Mugshot

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Mr. and Mrs. Grumpet
were patiently waiting for Santa, but they had a bit too much eggnog and fell sound asleep!

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Holiday Greetings from Mr. and Mrs. Grumpet!

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Mrs. Grumpet
is wearing her bunny slippers and is hugging her cuddly teddy bear.

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Mr. Grumpet
is also hugging his teddy bear and wearing cozy bear slippers!

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Conjugal Visit

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Santa was here!

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REAR VIEW

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PARK BENCH
12.5" X 5.5" X 5" PARK BENCH ENTIRELY HAND MADE AND PAINTED BY THE ARTIST.

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SLATS ARE PREDRILLED AND THEN FIRMLY ASSEMBLED TO THE "CEMENT" BASE WITH NAILS AND E6000 GLUE.

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Hospital visit

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MR. GRUMPETS HAND DETAIL

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MRS. GRUMPETS HAND AND GLOVE DETAIL

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Loved seeing the Grumpets and your "studio"  Thanks for sharing!
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Peggy, Fri, 4 Apr 2003 12:05AM
Kim I love your little man and women. So cute
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Louise Spell, Thu, 3 Apr 2003 5:49AM
Grumpets are adorable. Where is their little shopping cart?!
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Christine, Wed, 8 Jan 2003 5:40PM
Kim- These are fantastic! Is there anything you can't do?! HaHa. Ladies and Gentleman- here is the next Lladro!
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Debbie Rosen, Fri, 27 Dec 2002 4:46PM
Sooo funny ,it's a Depends moment. Can't wait to see more,we all need a laugh.WEll gotta bake a cake w/ a saw in it!
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Michelle Robison, Wed, 18 Dec 2002 1:52PM
Kim, your little Grumpets are so much fun! First I felt like giving them a hot meal. Now I want to spring bail for them! Keep em comin! Great work.
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Vickie, Wed, 18 Dec 2002 1:30PM
Kim, you are THE best!  Hysterical, fun, touching and perfectly executed...you GO girl!
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Jill, Wed, 18 Dec 2002 8:42AM
Love the Grumpets and love their story,  look forward to seeing more of them.
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Isobel, Wed, 18 Dec 2002 8:27AM
Kim you out did yourself once again. They look like real people and also they look like they are in love for a long time. :) What a couple match made in heaven. You go girl. Love them. ***********************
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Charlene, Wed, 18 Dec 2002 6:59AM
I'm with Becci on this one, Kim........I thought they were life size!!  Great details and I love the earrings!!!  I love the poses of when they are laying on the bench!  Nice work!!!!
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Leah, Sun, 15 Dec 2002 11:23PM
Kim, Mrs. Krumpet looks just like every old lady I've ever seen.  She is wonderful!  What expressions! What character!
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Charlotte Donahue, Sun, 15 Dec 2002 8:24PM
What a crack-up!  I first thought they were life size!  They looked so real!  YOU GO GIRL!!!  :-)
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Becci Renfro, Sun, 15 Dec 2002 3:12PM
Drving Mrs Grumpet!!! What A Hoot!!!
I especiallly like her handsewn....peekopocket! Kim Jelley's work is Simply Astonishing!!  Anyone who doesn't have a Kim Jelley original should definitely purchase one Today before these Limited Edition Triumphs are Gone!!!!
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Mark, Sun, 15 Dec 2002 7:28AM
They are wonderful; too real!  I have this sinking feeling I am viewing my husband and I in the future!
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Margo begy, Sat, 14 Dec 2002 8:16PM
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