Global Doll Society Accredited Teachers

1* Teachers need only be teaching modern reproduction and basic doll making skills but to the high standard expected of all GDS Teachers

2*Teachers must have a significantly wider knowledge of doll making than a 1* teacher and must include antique reproduction in their teaching programme and be able to demonstrate knowledge of other types of doll making such as BJD, Reborning, cloth doll making etc.

3*Teachers GDS Teachers are expected to demonstrate their ability to teach to a high standard. They are  ambassadors for the GDS and expected to maintain standards. These teachers must have a  wide knowledge of all types of doll making and be able to teach to all levels. 

Speciality Teachers are appointed to teach within the area of their expertise and skills such as costuming, sculpting, eye painting etc.

All Teachers must demonstrate an understanding of health and safety requirements and only teach safe methods of dollmaking.

All proposed new and advancing teachers will need the approval of all current GDS teachers .

Current listed GDS Teachers
UNITED KINGDOM
***Gillie Charlson,
            Chorley, Lancs.
                tel: 01257 482074                                                                 
***Sue Maidment 
             Salisbury, Wilts, 
             tel:  01722 421696    e-mail  sue@susiedolls.com
***Mary Pooley
    Romford, essex, 
            tel: 01708 741315    
***Gillian Richards
             Bristol 
            tel:  01179 495049  e-mail  gill@gillianrichards.co.uk
***Marian Brooke
      Bridgend 
            tel: 07756 467323
  e-mail:braeside.brooke@btinternet.com
***     Karen Styles
       West Midlands                                                               tel: 07518027860
        e-mail: karenstyles@live.co.uk
**Yuko Shiroyama
   Cobham, Surrey
** Yuriko Takimoto
    London SW18 1QD
**       Linda Mitchell
  , Plymouth
           tel: 01752 216433
**Lesley Edwards
   Ellies doll workshop,Bournemouth,  
           tel: - 01202 572626 e-mail        lesley@elliesdolls.freeserve.co.uk
**Jean Neal
    Tadley ,Hants 
           tel:- 01189 810883 mob:- 079201 96450
  e-mail johnjean.neal@btinternet.com
**Ann Miller
    Bristol 
            tel: 0117 9609235
*Caroline Durbin
 Bristol 
tel: 01179 760406
*Amanda Brooks
 Bristol 
tel: 01179 495049
*Mike Edwards
 Bournemouth,  
tel: - 01202 572626 e-mail  lesley@elliesdolls.freeserve.co.uk
S***Jean Neal
Tadley ,
tel:- 01189 810883 mob:- 079201 96450   email johnjean.neal@btinternet.com  
Dianna Effner Dolls
S***Pauline Straker-Rodgers
 Bromley
tel:- 07749648699
pauline.rodgers@hotmail.co.uk



GERMANY
***Martha Grunewald
D-63829 Krombach 
       tel: 06024-9223 e-mail:   martha.gruenewald@gmx.de
***Helga Kleinhanss
47599 Wallhausen 
        07955-53242   Fax : 07955-7344
***Isolde Freifrau von Malchus
59423 Unna   
      tel: 023 03 16599   Fax:  02303-16299
***Ute Mareczek
81739 Munchen  
       tel:   089 60190369  Fax : 089 60190368 
*** Gabriele Bothen-Hack 
         46147 Oberhausen     
      l: 0208 689077
***Petra Damm-Simon
       63322 Rodermark-Oberroden
     tel: :   06074-98602  Fax: 06074-919774 e-mail: PetrasPuppenhaus@t-online.de

*** Ulrike Jenkner
  91083 Baiersdorf
  Email: fam.jenkner@t-online.de Tel; 00 49 9133 789623

**Brita Tajib
81739 Munchen 
     tel: 089 601 7033  
*Helga Pinnetta
76684  Oestringen  
        tel/fax: 07259-8518
*Ursula Meyer
29229 Celle-Garssen
*Monika Peter-Leicht
34127 Kassel  
        tel : 00 49 561 83633  e-mail:  monika@peter-leicht.de
*Monika Chlumsky
55246 Mainz-Kostheim, Germany 
         e-mail: monika@chlumsky.de
S Inge Geissen
 65933 Frankfurt a. M.  
        tel: 069 3899 9866  Fax:  069 9399 3613  
       (cloth dolls, repairs, papier-mache dolls)

JAPAN
***Junko Otsubo
 Koganeishi, Tokyo, Japan 184-0011 
tel: 042-383-8305   e-mail :  jun.viola@jcom.home.ne.jp
***Kasuko Asakura
   Suita City, Osaka 
      tel:  06 834 2007
***Midori Masubuchi
 Mitakashi, Tokyo 1810012   
     tel:  0422-79-3534  e-mail:  lavertmidori@gmail.com
*  Keiko Yoshida
Fuziidera City, Osaka
*  Yukiko Tomino
Handa-Shi, Aichi-Ken   
tel:  569 238266 
*Masako Sonoda
     Narashino-shi, Chiba-ken,  Japan  
      tel: 044-988-1512 e-mail: nekozukihuuhu@yahoo.co.jp 
*Sumiko Tanaka
Hashimoto-Shi, Wakayama-Ken  
tel: 01363 20141  Fax:  01363 20141
*Hiromo Hara
, Himeji City
*   Chizuko Yoshimura
Nara City, Nara  
   tel:  0742 480895
*          Yoko Toyoda
, Aso-ku, Kawasaki-shi,Kanagawa-ken,
Japan 215-0024 tel: 070-6660-8366 e-mail: yoko6@m6.dion.ne.jp
*          Ryoko Chikama
Nerimaku, Tokyo, Japan 176-0012  
tel:  03-3991-8208 e-mail  bonjour-e.kinn@cafe.email.ne.jp
*Keiko Kashiwagi
Urayasu-shi, Chiba-ken, Japan 279-0061  
      tel:  047-351-8407   e-mail:  keiko_kashiwagi@ace.ocn.ne.jp

AUSTRIA  
***Brigitte Ritsch
6900 Bregenz 
 tel: 05574 43357   www.puppenstudio.brigitte.com 
***Hermi Wiskocil
       A 2500 Baden
SBerni Stenek
A-6830 Rankweil-Brederis  
           tel + fax: 05522-74145 e-mail: berni.dolls@aon.at
Artist Original Dolls                                        
NORWAY
***     Valborg Hetland
                N-4044 Hafrsfjord 
       tel/Fax:  051 556381

***      Anne Holtlien
                3025 Drammen                                     Tel: 03282 4651

*Solveig M Kirkeby
4018 Stavanger                          tel:  07 515 81970 
 e-mail: solveig_margareth_k@hotmail.com
SWITZERLAND
***       Rosemarie Kunz
Intrex-Creativ AG, 
Mattenstrasse 4, CH-2555 Bruegg-Biel, Switzerland  
Tel: 00 41 32 3734 349    e-mail : intrex@bluewin.ch                                   
UKRAINE
*Oleksandra Marei
Sadovaya Str. Building 4, Krolevets, Sumy Region 41304 Ukraine 
     e-mail:  sasha2201@meta.ua

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