Tutorials by Monica Spicer
Monica is very gracious to share her knowledge.
Her blogs are very easy to follow and very informative.
her website: www.monicasattictreasures.com.au
One of the things I have my student practice on before they do their bear nose is plastic canvas.
They can practice the style of nose and work on their tension technique before going on to the bear.
I also have them cut a felt template and glue that to the bear's face as a guide.
Jacki Baker her email: MidnightBears@aol.com
Blogs found on the World Wide Web
Lots of tips from artists @ Teddy Talk: Creating, Collecting, Connecting
Basic Tips: http://allbear.blogspot.com/2010/01/tutorial-inserting-simple-head-gusset.html
These 2 are the general basic process of making a bear
Very basic non jointed flat bear http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YD48pkYKE4w
Basic bear: http://www.instructables.com/id/Teddy-Bear-tutorial-and-pattern/
Making a pattern for an elephant www.youtube.com/watch?v=MJ8kRM3_oAw