Becoming Martha: Rag Doll Tutorial. This tutorial and pattern is good for a child to make and/or a beginner to get started. Once you figure out how much seam allowance, how to clip and notch to prevent pucker, what kind of stuffing works best and the very fact that you CAN do it, this will definitely lead you to more sophisticated patterns such as Tilda or the other rag/fabric dolls out there. Lots of free patterns on the internet for dolls and clothes! Explore!