My good friend Alison wrote to Alan Dart (the designer of some patterns I use) to show him my finished Bears..
On 25 Nov 2011, at 21:40, Alison wrote:Hi Alan
Here are two photos of two of your Hobby Bears which a very good friend of mine has made Hope you like them.
Bunty, the Baker
Herbert, the Gardener Bear.
This was his reply
The toys your friend has made are absolutely wonderful, and please congratulate her on my behalf for her excellent handiwork. Thank you so much for letting me see them.
What a compliment, Alan has been such an inspiration to me and I hope to do more of his patterns justice..