Monday, 30 June 2014

Pushing the creative envelope in 2014!

There are many bear artists among the Guild membership, who continually impress with an ability to take the humble teddy bear and push him forward with fabulous contemporary design.

We hope you enjoy these outstanding examples created by our members so far this year ...


'Musya Vanilkina'
by
Svetlana Chern - RUSSIA

 


'Bastien
by
Shelli Quinn - USA


'Dorothy Bunny'
by
Jenny Johnson - UNITED KINGDOM
 

'Kalyna and Kale'
by
EDIE BARLISHEN - USA


'Dominic'
by
Helen Clennel-White - UNITED KINGDOM


'Millie'
by
Melanie Jayne - UNITED KINGDOM


'Princess and the pea'
by
Natalia Petelina - UKRAINE


'Chibo'
by
Yuliya Kozub RUSSIA


'Lucifer'
by
Francesca Boretti - SWITZERLAND

Friday, 3 January 2014

A truly inspirational 2013!

The Guild of Master Bearcrafters has achieved an outstanding 2013, sharing an overwhelming wealth of creativity and teddy bear artistry with members and visitors from around the world.

It is never easy to select individual  creations to represent such an amazing body of talent, so we hope you will agree these outstanding 2013 offerings are worthy choices for the title of 'Master Bearcrafter'.  They have been carefully chosen for exhibiting exceptional flair in their chosen genre in terms of expert workmanship, mastery of design and heartfelt original appeal.

'Jason' by Gregory Gyllenship
UK

'Two Captains' by Irina Kunakh 
RUSSIA

'Paterson Polar' by Kelly Dean
USA

'Miss Harmony' by Mireille Begijn
BELGIUM

'Orin' by Zhanna Rassi
LEBANON

Congratulations to Master Bearcrafters Gregory, Irina, Kelly, Mireille and Zhanna and thank you for honouring the Guild's ethos by setting such an inspiring creative standard for our members in 2013.

Also, a huge 'thank you and well done' to our membership for continuing to create, celebrate, promote and progress the concept of 'artist bear'.

Here's to another wonderful year of bear crafting on the Guild!
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