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Aunt Maud is an exquisite teddy bear crafted from soft cream mohair that has been gently aged with airbrushing to highlight her features. She wears a beautiful made to measure leaf patterned mustard brown cotton dress, which is fastened by four mother of pearl buttons and adorned with a Votes For Women button badge, showing her support for the campaign to give women the vote. Upon her head is a hand made cream wool felt hat embellished with lace ribbon, a faux sprig of pussy willow, a yellow paper rose and a charming yellow feather. Aunt Maud has endearing black boot button eyes, a hand embroidered deep brown nose and mouth and stitched claws on her light grey suede foot pads.
Aunt Maud is a one-of-a-kind teddy bear made especially for The Bear Garden.
Jennie Sharman-Cox has been at the forefront of the British Bear Artist movement since 1990 when she started making under the name Mister Bear after a varied career in window dressing, fashion, ceramics and theatrical costume! From the outset, her distinctive style has been based on early Edwardian bears; long limbs, big feet and humped backs. Jennie loves using antique fabric and accessories, which help to give the bears a real feeling of history.
An Li is a fabulous panda bear made from soft and dense black and buttermilk coloured Schulte mohair. She has a very natural shape and profile. An Li has black ultrasuede pads defined with polymer clay, an embroidered triangular nose, black glass eyes and 8 joints (including 2 in the neck and 1 in...
Annabelle is an adorable teddy bear crafted from beautiful hand-dyed wavy mohair in soft dreamy shades of green, lilac, pink, blue and yellow. She has a gorgeous coordinating hand stitched nose and tie dyed velvet feet. She is partially stuffed and weighted with poly-pellets to give her a slightly heavier weight. Her...
Arthur Sixpence is a happy teddy bear crafted from hand dyed mohair in shades of berry red, pale ice blue and soft lilac. He has a gorgeous coordinating hand stitched nose and hand painted velvet foot pads. He is partially stuffed and weighted with poly-pellets to give him a slightly heavier...