My name is Kathy Yantiss and I am the owner of Fur and
Fur and Leather Creations is a home based business, located in Alma,
Alma is a small town in south central Nebraska, near the
Harlan County Lake.
I can work with all kinds of fur, new skins or repurpose a fur
coat that belonged to special person in your life.
My craft is to breathe new life into all types of fur by creating lovely
teddy bears to keep as a happy memory.
I began working with fur at a local furrie, Haeker Furs, in the
80's and when the store closed many years later, I began making
teddy bears from my home.
I keep very busy with many types of sewing. Along with the
fur teddy bears.
I also do some alteration work for a furrier in
Texas and do clothing alterations and mending from my
This work can range from hemming slacks, patching jeans
and replacing zippers to altering Prom dresses and wedding
Never a moment of nothing to do around here.