Hugglets Winter Bearfest 2019

Hugglets Winter Bearfest 2019

It’s been a while since I’ve posted anything, but I’ve been very busy making a special collection of bears for the Hugglets Winter Bearfest 2019. I started making them over the Christmas holidays and finished the final one last Sunday. There are five...
Hugglets Teddies Festival 2017 Preview

Hugglets Teddies Festival 2017 Preview

I thought you would like to see a preview of the bears that have been made especially Hugglets Teddies Festival 2017, where I will be exhibiting for the first time on 10th September.   Meet the preview bears below…   Ælfweard Ælfweard’s name comes from...

The Great Yorkshire Teddy Bear Event

The bears and I exhibited at The Great Yorkshire Teddy Bear Event (TGYTBE) on Sunday, 19th November. The show was, as usual, a great day out. There were so many fantastic stalls selling beautiful handmade artist bears.   It was a shame to miss the gala dinner and...
Gunther, Sorin & show reminder

Gunther, Sorin & show reminder

I’ve had a very productive couple of weeks preparing for my next show. Last time we spoke I had just finished Persephone, but since then, I have finished another two new bears.   I think you saw the very fluffy grey one cut out and in its bag.   Well,...
A successful show & a new bear

A successful show & a new bear

A successful show If you remember, I did a show on the 2nd April called A Spring Apothecarium. It was an alternative craft fair, so there was lots of gothic, steampunk and even geeky stuff there, all handmade. I hope some of you managed to make it, if not, you’ll have...
Floss and A Spring Apothecarium

Floss and A Spring Apothecarium

Floss First of all, let me introduce you to Floss. She is my latest bear and was commissioned for a friend’s sister, who definitely deserves to be a little spoilt. She is made from pink mohair, is fully jointed, quite heavy and has lovely long eyelashes. She was great...