Press Release Summary: Leisure Arts has teamed up with Bolder Media/Starz Media to produce a series of how-to books featuring the characters from Nick Jr's animated preschool comedy, Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!
Press Release Body: Kids everywhere are captivated by the whimsical and wacky world of Wuzzleburg where they discover the importance of open-mindedness, honesty, and friendship while having fun! Now, you can create handmade projects for all your favorite kids-starring Wubbzy, Widget, and Walden!
Meet the Characters: . Wubbzy is a curious little guy with a bendy tail who spends his days chasing flutterflies, eating ice cream cones, and playing games of hippity-hopscotch. All Wubbzy wants to do is play, play, play, but when he has a problem, he relies on the help and advice of his two best pals-Widget and Walden. . Widget is a mechanical whiz who builds amazing machines in her fix-it shop. She's always ready to jump in and lend a hand while reciting her favorite phrase, "No problemo, little buddy." . Walden is a quirky intellectual who has a passionate curiosity about everything and a unique way of looking at the world. Whenever he faces a challenge, he tells himself to "think, think, think!"
Create! Create! With 4 New Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! How-To Books:
. Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! Crochet Friends-Crochet Wubbzy, Widget, and Walden to create quirky stuffed pals the kids are sure to love. Just imagine the adventures they'll have together! Wubbzy measures 13\" high, and Widget and Walden measure 12\" high.
. Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! Crochet Afghans-Cross stitch all three whimsical pals on crocheted blankets just perfect to cuddle with in front of the TV. These 381⁄2\" x 461⁄2\" afghans are quick to crochet, while cross stitch charts make it simple to add your choice of Wubbzy, Widget, or Walden. Delight a young fan of the show by making all three!
. Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! Fun With Cross Stitch-These nine cross stitch designs replicate the characters whimsical features on three portraits, a triptych set of images, a nap mat, a tote bag, and a playful door sign. A dedicated show fan will, of course, want all nine!
. Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! Fleece Throws & Pillows-Make naptime special with Wubbzy, Widget, and Walden. Use fleece and appliquť to sew up cushy pillows and blankets for each of the three kooky characters. The pillows, with removable covers, feature Wubbzy's kickety-kick ball, Walden's shirt, and the heart from Widget's overalls. Blankets measure 38\" x 58\", and the pillows are 16\" squares.
Scheduled for release in August 2007, the Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! how-to books will be available at independent craft stores, craft retail chains, and on our websites at leisurearts.com and theleisureboutique.com.
Bolder Media, Inc./Starz Media LLC. All Rights Reserved. Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! And all related titles, logos and characters are trademarks of Bolder Media, Inc./Starz Media LLC. www.boldermedia.com.
Leisure Arts, Inc. is one of the world's largest publishers and distributors of needlework, craft, decorating, entertaining, and other lifestyle interest "how-to" books, and a leading publisher of lifestyle information.
Publication Specifications: Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! Wubbzy & Friends to Crochet Item 4646 UPC 0-28906-04646-5 Retail $7.95 32 Pages (softcover) Trim Size 8.5\" x 10.875\"
Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! Wubbzy Crocheted Afghans Item 4647 UPC 0-28906-04647-2 Retail $7.95 28 Pages (softcover) Trim Size 8.5\" x 10.875\"
Wow! Wow! Wubbzy! Fun with Cross Stitch Item 4648 UPC 0-28906-04648-9 Retail $7.95 28 Pages (softcover) Trim Size 8.5\" x 10.875\"
Contact Details: Contact: Jeff Curtis Creative Services Director Sales and Marketing Leisure Arts 5701 Ranch Drive Little Rock, AR 72223 1-800-643-8030, ext. 506 firstname.lastname@example.org www.leisurearts.com www. theleisureboutique.com