One of the most important landmarks in the history of the teddy bear is President Theodore Roosevelt. Ever since he gave his name to the very first teddy bear, people all over the world have fallen in love with these cuddly little creatures. Now you too can create your own teddy bear from one of four bear patterns shared by the bear world's foremost Ambassador, Linda Mullins. Three of the patterns in this book are actually taken from Linda's very own collection of antique bears. The fourth pattern was designed by Flore Emory, internationally known bear artist. First, read Teddy's Tale, lovingly written by teddy bear lover and expert Linda Mullins and delightfully illustrated by Gisele Nash. Linda's colourful children's tale captures the warmth and love of this special collectible with the story of the teddy bear and Theodore Roosevelt. Share the magical history of the teddy bear with a loved one of any age. Teddy's Tale is guaranteed to bring a smile to everyone's face.
And you will bring a smile to small children, grown-up friends, and especially yourself when you see just how simple and satisfying it is to create a teddy bear by following the detailed directions and patterns in this book.