Categories 2017

There are a total of 9 categories which were entered into.   Each of the categories have been designed based on size and type of creation. This is to allow each artist and maker the freedom in their ability to promote their skills in design and technique.

Miniature Bears 3.75” (9.5cm) and under

This category is for a single teddy bear which is 3.75” in height and under. The bear can be dressed or undressed.

Bears 4” (10cm) – 10” (25cm)

Dressed (note a)

This category is for a single dressed teddy bear which is 4” – 10” in height.

Undressed (note b)

This category is for a single undressed teddy bear which is 4” – 10” in height.

Bears 10.5” (26cm) – 16” (40cm)

Dressed (note a)

This category is for a single dressed teddy bear which is 10.5” – 16” in height.

Undressed (note b)

This category is for a single undressed teddy bear which is 10.5” – 16” in height.

Bears 16.5” (41cm) and above

Undressed (note b)

This category is for a single undressed teddy bear which is 16.5” in height and above.

Realistic Animals and Bears

This category is for a single creation which has been designed to be realistic. This may include other animals besides bears.

Other Soft Sculptures

This category is for any other single type of animal soft sculpture e.g. bunnies, cats or dogs. The entry may be dressed or undressed.

A Tableaux

This is for a single or small group of bears /other sculptures of any size. A maximun number of three can entered within a group and they may be dressed or undressed. You have free reign to accessorise and this is the only category where you can place the bears with props.