Tuesday, July 20, 2010

What a Lovely Surprise

The Teddy Bear Artists and Friends' (TBAAF) Awards were announced this past weekend and I found out that "Johnny Appleseed" won second place in the Novice Bear Artist/Maker category,
and "Jack" won second place in the Felted Bear and Animal Critter category.
Such a nice surprise!  I had forgotten that the TBAAF Awards were coming up.  I actually didn't think I had a chance as there were over 600 entries and some amazing work.  To be honest, I didn't even vote for Johnny or Jack!

Warmly,
Cheryl

16 comments:

  1. Congrats Cheryl, very well deserved. I entered the day I went on holiday and then forgot all about it, including voting or promoting it lol. I'd have voted for your gorgeous boys though.

    Hugs

    Katy

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  2. Cheryl,

    Congratulations!!! Johnny & Jack are WONDERFUL, and you certainly do AMAZING work. We are so excited for you. Thank you for sharing..........

    Hugs,
    Prudence & Sissy
    (Mom says "especially me". They are WONDERFUL & very deserving of awards.)

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  3. Enhorabuena te lo mereces!!!!
    Tus ositos son una verdadera joya!!
    besitos ascension

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  4. I saw that this morning and was going to do a pre-you-posting congratulations post... but held off until you posted about it XD

    So... CONGRATS!!!!!! and of course you had a chance, your bears are absolutely awesome.

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  5. Congratulations! Cute bears!

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  6. Beautiful bears! Congrads Cheryl!

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  7. Congratulations, a well deserved win

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  8. Lovely news, just what you need to hear.

    Amanda x

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  9. CONGRATULATIONS what a wonderful thing to happen to pick up your spirits.
    Sandi xx

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  10. Congratulations Cheryl, both bears are just darling.

    Sorry about the discomfort of your hands while making your sweet bears. I have no answers for you. But do continue when you can, you are very creative.

    Roberta

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  11. Bello! Il tuo blog è proprio bello!
    Ed i tuoi orsetti veramente meravigliosi!
    Sono una tua fan, così posoo seguirti.
    Passa a trovarmi, mi farà piacere.
    My lucky.

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  12. Hooray! Congratulations!
    Johnny is right up there with adorable Sammy...
    You are an amazing artist~
    Tickled for you!
    Michelle

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  13. OHHHHH you are good. no very good, no extremely talented..all of the above...I am a new follower too...so glad you visited so I would know all about you..Now seriously, I adore this cook bear...honey you deserved all the recognition...and happy name sake day...I remember 45 it was wonderful...
    blessings ms

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