Marcus is a handsome teddy bear exquisitely crafted from beautiful sparse pale blond mohair with a biscuit beige backing fabric that peeks through. The gentle dark airbrushing around his ears, feet and features give him a delicate antiqued look. His foot pads are made from suede and he has a lightly waxed black hand embroidered nose and striking black boot button eyes. Marcus wears a made to measure petrol blue velvet double breasted jacket finished with iridescent grey buttons and a floral cotton neckerchief scarf and cuffs.
Marcus 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.
Archie is a handsome little teddy bear! June has crafted him from sparse, honey blond, bright golden yellow and dusky lilac coloured mohair with suedette paws. She has used a lightly waxed thread for his nose and Archie wears a two tiny buttons on his front. He is a one-of-a-kind design and has...
Bernard is an adorable clown teddy bear made from gorgeous soft buttered toast coloured extra long pile fabric. He has beautifully crafted suedette footpads with intricate stitching detail, which enable him to stand unaided. Bernard has glass eyes and is part-filled with steel shot and he wears a charming dip-dyed silk...
Bessie is a cheeky little cat made from apricot mohair. She has amber glass eyes and soft suede feet and inner ears. Bessie has delicately airbrushed details and she wears a sweet painted jingle bell on a ribbon around her neck. She is a one-of-a-kind design and has been made...