How incredible is this work? This is part of something called the Lionheart Project. Click on the link to read about it and to read more about the artist creating these beauties.
Here is the link to her website. Be sure to visit her studio page to see the other animals she has created.
This one is my favourite. Do you think if I asked nicely she might give us a pattern to make our own???
(all images are taken from the links given above)