Category Archives: Kansas City Jubilee
Once Upon a Needle presented our Decorating with Bears, Quilts and Antiques slide show at the 2011 Kansas City Jubilee. We had a great audience, lots of questions and discussion! The lights went out for a time during the show, … Continue reading
On July 10, Once Upon a Needle met in Lincoln, NE to brainstorm ideas for our joint auction piece for the 2011 Kansas City Jubilee in September. We all brought fur from our stashes and chose our fur and pattern. … Continue reading
For the first time this year, the Kansas City Jubilee featured a preview night. Exhibitors who arrived early set up on Friday afternoon and conventioneers were offered a preview starting at 5:00 leading into the banquet. Cathy Draper and the … Continue reading
After they were all snuggled in their hankie blankies, we wrapped them in brown paper and tied them with a string as they might be found in a trunk in the attic.
During the summer, we all met at Joel’s studio to finish the convention souvenir bear heads and divide the parts for assembly. Terri had sewn and stuffed the heads and we place a basket full of them on the table … Continue reading
Here’s a new bear I made from old mohair for the GBW Kansas City Teddy Bear Jubilee. She’s about six inches tall and I have used some techniques and materials I’ve wanted to play with for awhile. The mohair was … Continue reading
You have to be a little bit crazy to be a bear maker. Both Terri and I have made convention souvenir bears in much larger numbers, so I guess we thought with three of us working on the ones for … Continue reading