Thursday, September 22, 2016

Best Donuts in Town... Meet Duncan!


A new collection, with tiny tins!

I have a selection of tiny tins, 
oval in shape at just 2 x 3 inches.

I have designed the smallest Bare Cub Design yet.
Yes, smaller than Frappe'

Duncan is just 2.5 inches 

Duncan is created from soft cinnamon Mink 
 Duncan comes with his 3 little donuts
and tiny tin 


Duncan is available now from the 


Thanks for meeting Duncan!

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Ready for a surprise?


Meet Kinder!


The last of the Chocolate Tin Collection cubs
This little cub inspired by the Kinder chocolate tin.
Created from cream and honey brown chocolate mink furs.

A beautiful and traditional cub.
Kinder is available for adoption 



Visit Kinder on the Available page 

Snickers A Chocolate Tin Cub


I wanted to share another little Snickers cub
Commissioned for a special collectors hug.
A beautiful Dark chocolate and Caramel Mink

I have another Chocolate Tin Cub 
which will be available for adoption later today!

I'll list in the next few hours and will be the last 
of the Chocolate Tin Collection Cubs.
Stop by later to meet this little one.
I'll be emailing out a notification to those on the 



Snickers with his little collector tin, 
and he can enjoy sitting inside it too, 
A beautiful way to display a little Bare Cub Design!


I hope you liked meeting little Snickers!

I hope you can pop back soon
 to meet the next and last of this collection. 

Monday, August 1, 2016

A kitten called "Annie"


This is a very special Kit Kat, 
commissioned in the memory of 
a precious friend "Annie" 


We have one more original "Chocolate tin cub"
Can you guess who it will be?

Monday, June 20, 2016

How cute?

Loving the way these cubs look in this picture!
How adorable....
thanks to my husband for creating it for me.

Hope they bring a smile to your day!

And some more....




Sunday, June 12, 2016

Chocolate tin cub - Galaxy

Meet Galaxy, the next Chocolate tin cub.
A warm rich chocolate brown cub
Pure chocolate perfection!




This beautiful little cub has been adopted.
but I just love him so much, 
that before he goes off to his new home, 
Frappe and I were having a  little play together. 

I have started on Issue 4 of Bear Beautiful
and while it needs a little work, 
I'm loving these 2 for the cover.

What do you think??


I feel a few mini micro size cubs coming up...

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Another workshop coming up!


Artist Kay Cooper, of Cooper Bear and 
has invited me to hold a workshop.


Places are limited, as the workshop 
has almost full, but for those interested 
Saturday 23rd July 2016 
If you are interested please contact Kay Cooper

Here is Sorbet, that we will be creating together.
Sorbet is about 6 inches and created from cream mink.


I thought I'd also share some photos 
of this beautiful old mohair bear.
Kay is repairing this bear for his owner.
Kay has been enjoying this work for some time now 
You can see more of her amazing restorations




If you can't attend a workshop with me, 
in Perth (Western Australia) 
Then I have create the this for you
Your "at home" workshop 
12 patterns, 12 step-by-step photo guides. 
Covering tips, tricks, tools and materials.
Over 150 photos in the bumper mink issue.
Check out each of the patterns included 
Here on the website.
You can make your very own Hershy,
just like Sorbet

Sunday, May 15, 2016

What's happening at Bare Cub Designs?


It might not seem like a lot is happening,
but there are a few bears on the go.

Some custom orders, and one last
Chocolate tin collection cub.



all cut up and ready to sew.

After these 5 bears are finished (or earlier) 
another cub collection is on the way...
more about this soon.

For now I must get sewing!

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Meet Kit the Kat


A new design from Bare Cub Designs!
I couldn't resist when I saw this tin.




Kit Kat is very special, 
created from the purest white mink fur
with down-turned hands and big feet. 
Topping it all off with a beautiful bushy tail!

Kit Kat is now available for immediate 

Friday, April 8, 2016

The wait is over, meet Bounty...

I just love making panda style cubs 
Darker arms, legs and ears 
with lighter faces and bodies.


A real little panda, Bounty is created from
dark chocolate and pure white mink.


He is such and adorable little panda in his Bounty tin


Bounty is now available, for adoption.
To adopt Bounty please visit: