Taqqiq is a striking polar bear cub crafted from soft ivory mohair with a dark backing that shows through when trimmed. He has a very natural shape and profile. He has defined ultrasuede pads, a realistic embroidered nose with small nostrils, black glass eyes, 8 joints (including 2 in the neck and 1 in each wrist) and a small tail. His head, arms and legs are all firmly stuffed, while his body is filled with recycled poly-pellets.
Taqqiq is an edition of 3 pieces, which have been made especially for The Bear Garden.
Bear Bits is the name under which Jean & Bill Ashburner produce their award-winning artist bears in Ross-Shire. Jean gave up her job in 1993, followed by Bill in 1996. Their bears are known for being innovative yet realistic in design.
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...