Online, Monthly Teddy Bear Magazine
Articles to inspire you and learn more about teddy bears.
Some articles require a Professional Artist password while others are free to read and learn.

Kay Cooper restores old bear. Old girl gets a make-over!



Suggestion for easy set-up for show artists.

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Encouragements from Kay Cooper and Marion Fraile.

Distractions and Live Shows vs. Online Shows.


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New pattern with precise instructions from Cooper Bears; Elliott.

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How Steiff Bears
Are Made

Learn to make a little crochet bear. Chantal's patterns are now available!

Direct from Cooper Bears Brian the BearComplete pattern or DVD instructions!

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Monica Spicer

Award winning artist from Australia teaches in her

web tutorial.

Neysa Phillippi's

step by step instructions in three continuing chapters
Hooked on Felting

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Airbrushing Learn techniques for accenting your bears/buds with links to airbrushing sites.

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Cindy McGuire writes informative articles and explains more about

teddy bear making.
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Fiber Dyeing

Orata's adventures in the fiber arts.
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Tea Dyeing Ever wonder how to use tea to dye fabrics?

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Bobbie Ripperger  features include detailed articles that will educate and inspire you. Some articles require a B2B password.

About Mohair

Where does it come?
By Mohair Council of America

Kay Cooper asks:

What Makes People

Love Your Bears?

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For the new bear maker entering the world of teddy bears!

Bear Maker or Bear Artist?

Bobbie Ripperger explains the differences.

Interesting teddy bear articles written by Ken Yenke.
Let your dreams be your north star!

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