On April 28, 1997 Joanie Williams presented me with a Laughing Sal Doll
she created. I think it is one of the nicest gifts I have
ever received. The likeness of the doll was inspired through
meditation. Joanie is a very spirital person and she had many
wonderful experiences of joy while creating Laughing Sal. The
lessons of Sal are very powerful. Lightness of heart, love
and laughter are things the world still needs to learn.
Thank you so much Joanie; you are a great friend and an
This doll took over 80 hours to create. The face, hands and and feet were sculpted out of clay. Then, the clothes, hair and hat were all made by hand. So, if you figure 80, times minimum wage you can order one!
Interesting NOTE: Joanie Williams lived kitty-corner to