Teddy Bank

cait1July 2, 2010

Well, it was a bank.

I used mugs with teddy bears on them for the mosaic.

He was sitting on my shelf for about 2 months, ungrouted, and decided it was time to finish him.

Enjoy!

Cait

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Purplemoon

Cait, that is just too cute! I love the teddy bear mosaics
you used. Makes him really special!

hugs, Karen

    Bookmark   July 2, 2010 at 5:16AM
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nanagrandma(9 SouthWest, Calif)

Cutest bears within a bear but I especially like his big Green Eyes they look so sweet you just want to give him a hug!

Sylvia/Nanagrandma

    Bookmark   July 2, 2010 at 5:56AM
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concretenprimroses(4B NH)

Using the bear mugs was a great idea. I like the green eyes and the pink grout too.
Kathy

    Bookmark   July 2, 2010 at 6:38AM
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nonacook(8bFL)

Great bear!

    Bookmark   July 2, 2010 at 9:45AM
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excessfroufrou(7)

Awwwww, he is just delightful and you are so smart to use the bear mugs to do him. I haven't thought about using mugs for mosaics, and they are usually the cheapest thing at TSs and GSs. Great idea.
Frou

    Bookmark   July 2, 2010 at 10:47AM
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kacram

too cute!

    Bookmark   July 2, 2010 at 10:49AM
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nanatricia

That is cute!!

    Bookmark   July 2, 2010 at 12:53PM
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Calamity_J(z7bc)

I can Bear-ly stand how adorable he is! Good job!

    Bookmark   July 2, 2010 at 1:53PM
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Marlene Kindred

My, what BIG eyes you have!! He is so cute...love the eyes and the teddy bear mugs you used to mosaic him!

    Bookmark   July 2, 2010 at 5:02PM
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gmadeb

He is so cute! Great job!

    Bookmark   July 2, 2010 at 7:10PM
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jeannespines

Just a darn CUTIE, that's all I can "bear-ly" say! TFS, cait...is this a "winter" project? Jeanne S.

    Bookmark   July 2, 2010 at 11:53PM
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luna_llena_feliz

Wonder a clever idea to use teddy bear patterns for a teddy bear! And you did an outstanding job of recreating the teddy bear patterns. I have broken up patterned pieces like that and then had a heck of a time getting them back in place. lol! Or is that just my ineptitude? Where did you find the eyes for him?

    Bookmark   July 2, 2010 at 11:57PM
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sunnyca_gw

He's so cute!!Jan

    Bookmark   July 3, 2010 at 2:03AM
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indylisa

That bear is so cute, did u name him? How long did it take you?

    Bookmark   July 3, 2010 at 7:22AM
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cait1

Thanks everyone!

Jeanne, I did the bear over summer, along with a couple of pots that I've yet to take pics of. I've been very bad by not showing you guys what I've been up to!

Luna, the eyes are those half marbles. I almost always put my patterns back together again. Must be the Humpty Dumpty syndrome!

Indylisa, I have no idea how long but quite awhile since I only work on my mosaics for about two hours a night while I watch TV. And no, I haven't named him because I'm thinking of selling him along with some mosaiced pots I've done. I found a place where they said they would buy my pots and I'm thinking of asking if they'd like him, too.

    Bookmark   July 3, 2010 at 12:11PM
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