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Lesley Stipanov- Les Bears

Joined Apr 4 2010
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Maleny, Queensland , Australia
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TBAAF - Purchase Directly From International Bear and Doll Artists



Your Full Name

Lesley Stipanov

Location / Country


Website Address

Les Bears

Etsy Address


Bearpile Address

Les Bears

Are you a Doll or Teddy bear artist or maker?

teddybear maker

If you are an artist or bear maker what type of bears do you design and make?

I mainly make miniature bears 4" and under. Most  of my bears are more traditional style.

How long have you made bears or dolls?


Are you a Teddy Bear collector?


How many Teddy Bears does your hug hold?


What attracts you to a new Teddy Bear the most?

its face

Describe what your dream Teddy Bear would be and look like.


Are you a Doll Collector?


How many Dolls does your collection hold?


What attracts you to a new Doll the most?

Don't collect dolls

Describe what your dream Doll would be and look like.

Not really  interested in collecting dolls

Describe when and why you started to collect Dolls or Teddy Bears.

I started to collect bears in 1995. After I started to make bears I started to admire the work of other artists and then wanted to have one of their bears. I also had my own old Chiltern so I also started to collect old bears.

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