Before I talk about the bear, you should know that I did work a little on Wallaby last night, and I am past the ribbing and into the body. I stopped off at Sticks N Strings for a short bit and worked on bear. He went from this:
I am at the decreases now for the head. Soon, I'll be attaching the nose and ears and stuffing the head. Time to make a trip to Hobby Lobby!