Friday, April 1, 2011

No Foolin"!!!

Check it out!

And the new Graphic 45 Design Team members for 2011 (in no particular order) are...

1 - Lynette Carroll - Braintree, MA
2 - Jane Tregenza - Australia
3 - Tara Orr - Canada
4 - Laura Denison - Maple Valley, WA
5 - Robin L. Shakoor - Fredericksburg, VA
6 - Sherry Cheever - Jeffersonville, IN
7 - Michael Jack Putman and Lesley Fisher - Mesa, AZ
8 - Nicole Eccles - Springboro, OH
9 - Nancy Wethington - St. Louis, MO
10 - Hilde Janbroers - The Netherlands
11 - Yuka Hino - Japan
12 - Melanie Forbes - Australia
13 - Gloria Stengel - Oceanside, CA

Whoo Hoo! It's exciting! I am honored to be amongst this list of very talented paper crafters!!

Thank you all so much for your confidence and support!!!

Laura

101 comments:

  1. We are already congratulating you on your ning site. Way to go girl!!

    Melinda

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  2. Laura...Sincere Congratulations!!! That is wonderful news!!! Wow...what a great month for you...Ranger U and now G45's design team! Congrats! See you at Ranger U!! <3 Candy

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  3. congratulations - may this be the beginning of many more dreams come true!

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  4. I never had a doubt. You deserve it Laura! Shari (cricutrookie)

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  5. Congratulations!!! Elaine in Boynton Beach

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  6. There was no doubt in my mind you would have a spot on this team. Congratulations!!
    Gloria H

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  7. Quiltdancer/ChristineApril 1, 2011 at 9:21 AM

    So cool, it just keeps getting better!! Wonderful rewards for a lady who works very hard!! Congratulations!

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  8. Congrats Laura! So excited for you!!! Your creations are so awesome and I am so glad you are getting the recognition you deserve! Charlene

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  9. Congrats! So well deserved! KathyK

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  10. Wonderful! I am speechless!

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  11. *~*~*~* Hip Hip Hooray Laura *~*~*~*
    Can't wait to see the wonderful projects/masterpieces you create.
    Best of luck and many good wishes to you!!

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  12. So well deserved. Your work is fabulous. Congrats!!!

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  13. June-Marie (mermaid49)April 1, 2011 at 9:32 AM

    A big huge CONGRATULATIONS to you....we all knew you would be among the chosen few!....they are fortunate to have you on board

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  14. LAURA!! CONGRATULATIONS...SO EXCITING!! GRAPHIC 45 IS SO LUCKY TO HAVE YOU!! You, are *AMAZING*!!!

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  15. High 5!!!

    Congrats to you and to Graphic 45!

    Sharlene (brat4BE)

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  16. Was there any doubt! Thank you for all your inspiration and the life you share with us.

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  17. Way to go Laura! I knew that you would make it! Congratulations!

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  18. CONGRATULATIONS LAURA!!! Never any doubt in my mind that you would make it!

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  19. NO SURPRISE! Laura, you really deserve this! You do amazing things with paper and they would be fools if they didn't pick you!!! Big congrats and I'm looking forward to see what you will do next...

    Hugs!

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  20. Congratulations Laura, the best, it's you!

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  21. So happy for you and can't wait to see all you come up with for them! We are excited for you. Mary Werner

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  22. Congratulations!!!!! I just had a feeling last night that's why I emailed you. I am so excited for you and for us as well. We are all winners when you are!

    Pam

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  23. Congratulations!!! I never doubt! Your work is wonderful and you have fairy hands!!!!



    Kisses from Brasil!



    Daisy

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  24. Not a surprise in the least! CONGRATULATIONS!!

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  25. Congratulations Laura--that is great news. Best Wishes. lillybug27

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  26. It does not come as a surprise to me but I'm very excited for you!!!!
    I love love love your work!
    Way to Go!!

    Ana

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  27. WOWOWOWO!!!! Congratulations, Laura, I'm very happy and excited for you. You so deserve it. You are a very talented person, and not afraid to share that talent with others.

    Again, congrats :) Now, go have a party for yourself !!!

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  28. yipppeeee sooo happy for you Laura!!!!! Congrats!!! You will be such a blessing to them...so excited to see what you design for them

    hugs
    Brenda

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  29. Knew you'd make it. A huge congrats to you. So well deserved. Don't forget us when you become a BIG star.

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  30. Laura, you are truly deserving of this honor....congratulations.
    Judee in NC

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  31. Congratulations that is wonderful news!!! Looking forward to seeing your G45 projects!
    Lou xx

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  32. Congratulations! you deserve it!!
    Bravo!
    Monik from Canada

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  33. Laura - you are having one hot year!!! Everything to touch is just turning to gold! Congrats on being selected for the Graphic 45 team - but I am not surprised since your stuff is so fabulous!

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  34. Lets see, that is 2 good things this week (G45 & Ranger U), maybe there is a rainbow at the end afterall, LOL. Things do work out eventally. Congratulations! Now remember not to forget us down here. (JK, I know you won't) God Bless.
    Diana/b4ustamp

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  35. This has been your year! May wonderful things continue coming your way. Congratulations!

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  36. CONGRATULATIONS Laura, I knew, you could do it. If anyone deserves this, it´s definately you, as your work is stunning always, so they would have been fools, if not taken you in ha ha ha.
    I can´t wait to see, what you´ll teach us all throug the comming year now. I´m just as exited as you are ha ha ha.
    I guess, I don´t need to wish you a wonderful week-end, as it probably already are? ha ha ha, But anyway, have a great time hun.

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  37. Congratulations I'm so happy for you. You really deserve it with your wonderfull paper craft.

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  38. Anyone surprised - not me - Congratulations Laura - this is a well deserved honor and I can't wait to see what you create.

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  39. OMG, laura! congratulations! it could not have happened to a more talented, gifted, and generous person! yippee! Horray!

    kathy (aka vayianosk)

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  40. Congratulations!!! I KNEW they would be crazy NOT to pick someone so talented!!!! I'm not the least bit surprised that you are on the team!!!! Best wishes for lots of creative fun!!
    Blessings and hugs, as always!

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  41. CONGRATS!!!! I am so happy for you and you so deserve it also. Have fun with and YOU GO GIRL!!

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  42. Congrats Laura, you deserve it!

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  43. Congrats! Can't wait to see what you create, it always leaves me speechless! They are soooo lucky to have you. ;o)
    Hugz,
    Zandra

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  44. Congratulations Laura - I found your blog by accident and have been in awe of your talent.

    Margaret (Scotland)

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  45. WOW... congratulations, Laura! You must be walking 3 feet off the ground with pure JOY.
    I'm so excited for you! You are so talented!! And we, your followers, get to reap such amazing projects and ideas in the paper crafting world. WOW!!

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  46. Wow Laura, I'm so proud of you! Although "wow" isn't needed. I knew you would make it!! A favorite for Graphic 45, thats not an easy question but I have to say the Springtime paper is my favorite! Can't wait for the classes this weekend! See ya then. Carol

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  47. Never a doubt about your making the team....I would have been shocked if you didn't! Congrats on a fantastic beginning....see you tonight on Ustream! Lori C

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  48. Woo hoo.....how wonderful. Congrats Laura...so so happy for you and all the people you will creatively influence.

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  49. Congrats, Laura! Enjoy your time on the team! :D

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  50. CONGRATS! You do some awesome stuff.

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  51. I'm so totally NOT surprised. So many congratulations. It will be a real treat to see what you contribute to the Graphic 45 projects from the 2011 Design Team! SO HAPPY FOR YOU!

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  52. Congrats!!

    My favorite Graphic 45 paper is Curtain Call and for Ranger, anything Tim.
    Thanks for the chance to win!
    Carol Greenwald

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  53. Congratulations Laura! :)

    But then again.. No one ever doubted it! ;)

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  54. Congratulations Laura!

    I don't think any of us thought you wouldn't get it. Looking forward to more fabulous ideas!

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  55. No contest Laura - I knew you would make it. Congratulations my dear - amd so very happy for you!! Jen Isle of Man

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  56. Congratulations - so well deserved. I have not been following you for long, but I look forward to your awesome creations on Fridays.

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  57. Laura - Congrats! Was there ever any doubt? Not for us that are in awe of your fabulous talent and creativity! You ROCK! Can't wait to see your work there.. I'm off to follow their blog now:-)

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  58. Congratulations!!!I knew you'd make it. You are so talented! Can't wait to see what you come up with next:)

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  59. Well done you for getting on the Graphic 45 design team!!!!!!! I love all things Graphic 45 but my new fav is Curtain Call and I would like to know a bit more about the distress stains. Thanx for this chance to win :0)

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  60. Congratulations G 45 Laura
    you do amaising thing
    with paper,and we have learn so muth from you tanke you soo mutch.
    I realy like the G45 Steampunk Debutante paper,
    and I like learn about Ranger perl/shimmer calk there was so mutch nice they had make on CHA whith shimmer calk from Ranger.
    You are a great desiner and a great teacher.
    Big hug from Norway.

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  61. Wahooooo! I knew you would make it! Congrats Laura! You are going to be an awesome addition to their team!

    Heather aka momofcody

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  62. I am sure that you are over the moon to find out that you made the team, we all cannot be more proud of you Laura in all that you inspire us to do. You are one lady that sure deserves this...can't wait to see what you come up with next.
    Kathy from Ontario, Canada

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  63. Never any doubt in my mind that you'd be at the top of their list! Congratulations. You deserve all the praise and recognition that you can get for your wonderful creativity and artistic talents.

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  64. Hoorah!!! This is just fabulous news! I am so glad that they love your talent as much as we all do.

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  65. Congratulations Laura! You totally deserve all the greatness that is coming to you!

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  66. A big congrats Laura. Well deserved!!

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  67. No doubt in my mind that you weren't going to make it! Congratulations!
    Lori (Loriemt)

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  68. CONGRATULATION! YOU DESERVE BECAUSE YOU ARE THE BEST. I LOVE YOU PROYECT AND EVERYTHING YOU MAKE
    YOU HAVE A GENIUS MIND!
    GOOD LUCK
    HUGS
    MARY

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  69. Congratulations Laura! Of course we knew your name would be there! You are Fabulous!!!

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  70. Way to go Laura...!!! Congratulations..!!!

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  71. Congratulations Laura! Just keep remembering YOUR favorite quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson.

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  72. Congrats! I like the new pringtime papers and any thing tim. but the new daubers look interesting. Would love to win the Fairy mini.

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  73. Congrats on making the team you deserve it! your so inspiring!
    Dawn

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  74. Congrats... your work is amazing.. you will have so much fun... LOVE their papers.
    Kathy

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  76. Congratulations to you and the other ladies. Have fun with it. We had a feeling that they would put you on their design team!!Sorry about deleting the other post it too many errors.

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  77. Way to go girl...Love love your work and you deserve to be there...Congratulations from across the seven seas!

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  78. Congratulations on being named to the team. I have just discovered your site and am in love with your work. My fav Graphic 45 paper is Curtain Call and my fav Ranger product is Glossy Accents. Best of luck.
    freedmanrd@msn.com

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  79. Congratulations! I'm not surprised :D
    It's a blessing to follow your blog and see all your accomplishments. Thank you for sharing with us!

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  80. CONGRATULATIONS LAURA!!! YIPEEEEEE!!!
    I guess now I'll follow Graphic45's blog as well.....

    YOU ARE THE BEST !! : )

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  81. Congratulation, Laura! You are my favourite ever designer and inspiration! You dserved all these good things, I hope we will have a lot more of you!! :)
    Thank you for the chance to win; my favourite G45 paper is definitely Once upon a springtime (at least for now :) ) and the Ranger product that I would like to try out is any of the dubbers (if I have to choose only one... :) ) Thanks once more! have a nice day!

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  82. Love the blog...love your work. I would say congrats but honestly I think Ranger and G45 are lucky to have your creativity working on their behalf.
    I' m currently enamored of Once Upon a Springtime and my favorite Ranger product is Rock Candy.
    Barbara

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  83. My favorite Graphic 45 is the Once Upon a Springtime paper. And my favorite Ranger product is Distress Inks!!!
    Congrats on the Graphic 45 Design Team! And on making Ranger U, you'll love it!
    Jil

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  84. Congrats on the G45 Team!!! You so deserve to make the team. And Ranger U will be so much fun... and so much inspiration packed into one weekend!!!
    My favorite Ranger product has to be Distress Ink. I can't sit down at my desk without it! And G45?.... Hands down, it has to be the Steampunk paper! Love it!
    Thanks for the great give away!
    Hugs,
    Susan

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  85. CONGRATS LAURA. YOU DESERVED. HUGS XOCHITL

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  86. YIPPIE!!!! Congrats Laura I know u will do great things with g45 your work is just amazing my fave g45 paper is once upon a springtime and my fave ranger product is the inks including reinkers u can do so much with them :}

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  87. Can't wait to see UStream this weekend. My favorite Graphic 45 paper is Steampunk--My favorite Ranger product is Glossy Accents. I'd really love to learn to use the product that's like Glossy Accents but that makes a crackled finish--not sure what it's called. Sorry. Congratulations on your accomplishments.

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  88. Congratulations, Laura. You deserve it!

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  89. Congratulations! You have an amazing talent, now you will be able to reach more people. Thanks so much for sharing!

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  90. Congratulations-how exciting-I'm envious. I LOVE Graphic 45 papers my favorite had to be Le Cirque because when I saw that tent you made I had to have it-I would love to win it but if not I will buy the pattern. Thanks so much for your inspiration-you will make an excellent Graphic 45 designer. My favorite Ranger product is Glossy Accents-I use it all of the time.

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  91. Congratulations Laura. Thanks for being an inspiration to us all.

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  92. Congratulations Laura, I knew they had to pick you....your use of their paper is awesome...I just love the Springtime collection and I love Ranger's distress inks...I can just imagine your joy...enjoy the journey!!

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  93. Congratulations Laura!! Your work is superb and you totally belong on the G45 design team!!

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  94. OMGosh!!! Congratulations...they are lucky to have you Laura.....I am so excited for you and RANGER U too.....sounds like a dream come true! Yippie....

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