Doll Master Irina Verkhgradskaya from Novosibirsk creates realistic artwork of elderly Russian people in various settings to depict the scenes of their daily routine. Some of the dolls are sad, others — optimistic, but most of them are with a smile, which means there is hope in their hearts. She also creates tiny figures that depict historical and fictional characters.

Verkhgradskaya has been sculpting miniature worlds for thirty years and has a collection of over 1600 figurines. The artist says that she likes to think that her works remind people about their parents and grandparents and motivate them to call their relatives.

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Night Owl
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4 months ago

Aww, I love this one. So much warmth

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TheReader19
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4 months ago

Grand Ma can't make it to the wedding so Granddaughter comes to get her blessing 💜

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Amery
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4 months ago

Grand pa ironing...soooo sweet.

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Incognito
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4 months ago

we're still proud of you, grandpa!

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Donna Leske
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4 months ago

I'm imagining him reading to her as she peels potatoes.

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Donna Leske
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4 months ago

No photos? He's had a birthday thus the card, balloon and new socks. Still a little sad, he's so cold he wears a sweater to bed.

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Donna Leske
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4 months ago

Looks so cold! Daughter taking care of mother?

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Varija Dubey
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4 months ago

This looks soothing! <3

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Amery
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4 months ago

Always a treat for puppers. Sweet~!

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Panda Kicki
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4 months ago

Waiting for someone..? Looks a bit sad :(

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Ahnnah Newell
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4 months ago

I remember doing this in Ukraine. I used to plant those beside the window and they would grow so tall and green!

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Incognito
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4 months ago

ladies first!

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Luxsigan Vamadevan
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4 months ago

Happy family times. Enjoy them while you can

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Amery
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4 months ago

She sure is enjoying that photograph.......

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Keisha Washington
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4 months ago

It's never too late for love.

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Panda Kicki
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4 months ago (edited)

Love across the generations

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Cip IESAN
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4 months ago

Ah, finally! The first pic showing vodka!

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Amery
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4 months ago

Windowshopping....and her smile....SOOOOO sweet~!

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Panda Kicki
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4 months ago

You could write a story around each of these :)

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Amery
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4 months ago (edited)

Still longing for love... soooooo sweet~! (or maybe admiring her successful son?)

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Amery
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4 months ago

Grandpa, put that paper down and 'feast up!'

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Amery
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4 months ago

True love is .... ^^^^^ ~! :)

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Amery
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4 months ago

Patiently.....waiting. So sweet. (For the shuttle, perhaps?)

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Amery
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4 months ago

She's 'READY TO GO~!' (somewhere, anywhere~!!!)

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Cip IESAN
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4 months ago

The Putin Show!

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Saskia Klug
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4 months ago

I love the fact that he's lifting her up...

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Amery
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4 months ago

The coffee club, ad infinitum.

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Amery
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4 months ago

Awhhh.....patience, she has.

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Goli Soda
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4 months ago

Almost looks like a photograph!

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Amery
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4 months ago

Waiting, watching, wishing...... sooooo sweet.

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Amery
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4 months ago

Beautiful wares for sale~!

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Amery
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4 months ago

Criminey......looks like my M.I.L. trying to escape the rest home. Sad.

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Panda Kicki
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4 months ago

All the little details are there, I can almost smell the kitchen,potatoes, cabbage, soap...

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Amery
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4 months ago

Decorated, battle torn, waiting for his woman.

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Amery
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4 months ago

Potato cakes for all~! Looks yummy, LoL...

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Amery
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4 months ago

Cheer up, sleepy Jean.....daydream believer.

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Saskia Klug
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4 months ago

And this one... so romantic... I fell with her...

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Amery
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4 months ago

Reminiscing....sweet.

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Amery
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4 months ago

Ready to go~!!!! :)

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Amery
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4 months ago

The wisdom in those blue eyes..... wow.

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Amery
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4 months ago

Watch that snow, sweetie~!

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Amery
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4 months ago

Long day at the mall/market, grama!

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Amery
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4 months ago

Simpatico? Soothsaying?

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Amery
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4 months ago

Knitting AND got the remote?!? Happy times~!

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Amery
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4 months ago

Mail, grandma.. could be GOOD NEWS~!

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Amery
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4 months ago

Done shopping...already?!?

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sharron lynn parsons
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4 months ago

A gift for baby, perhaps a birthday !!!

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Amery
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4 months ago

Sated. Sweet.

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Amery
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4 months ago

All YOURS, now~! ;)

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Ahnnah Newell
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4 months ago

IT'S BABA YAGGA!

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Night Owl
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4 months ago

Hansel or Gretel and the witch? (I hope it's not a realistic everyday scene from Russian seniors’ lives)

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