Collectors teddy bear making workshop
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About the Course
This 1 day workshop is an introductory course into collector teddy bear making. The day will go through the key stages in creating an approx. 6"-7" jointed collectors teddy bear with glass eyes and stuffing. Meaning the arms, legs and head twist.
The bears are created with a mix of hand and machine sewing, but no need to bring your own machine as I have one here and no experience of machine sewing is needed.
With your choice of a selection of faux furs and faux suede your bear will be unique to you.
This course is best suited for beginners.
Whilst I aim for you to have the bear completed when you leave this is a very short time scale so if not completed I will be able to instruct in how to progress to completion and offer follow up support online.
Small class size means more attention, however, a minimum number of 2 people is required for the class to run. A full refund will be given if this is the case and the workshop is cancelled.
I also offer 1 on 1 workshops at your request.
Please get in touch to discuss booking into a suitable course date/for 1 on 1 training.
This course is run by Faye of MyBareFootBears. Having made and sold bears online for the past few years I have decided to trial run these courses at a lower cost whilst I gain experience and feedback.
*Please note these bears are not suitable for children*
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
All materials will be provided. A small selection of fabrics to choose from, feel free to bring your own fabric but please discuss with me prior to check it is a suitable material and receive a discount.
Drinks, tea, coffee, squash and biscuits. I am unable to offer lunch, and unfortunately the cafe onsite is closed Mondays, so please bring your own lunch.