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samanthapotter Mary Myrtle Miniatures
Cheltenham, UK
Posts: 800

Ok, we have just changed hotels again, and I finally have internet, so I can let you know who won the GT Awards.  The ceremony was great fun to be at, especially as I was lucky enough to win an award.  It was lovely to sit next to Jared and his Mum, especially as Jared has already said, his Mum was presented with an ambassador award.

Anyway, here goes:

Individual Artist Bear - Undressed - 5 inches and under
Moonbeam by Samantha Potter for Mary Myrtle Miniatures

Individual Artist Bear - Dressed - 5 inches and under
Thadeus by Judy M. Scott for Cubby B & Friends

Individual Artist Bear - Undressed - over 5 and under 14 inches
Katie by Donna Griffin for Donna and the Bears

Individual Artist Bear - Dressed - over 5 and under 14 inches
Ocean by Hiromi Nagataki

Individual Artist Bear - Undressed - over 14 inches
Kahuna by Michelle Lamb for One & Only Bears

Individual Artist Bear - Dressed - over 14 inches
Detective Chief Inspector Teddy by Donna Griffin for Donna & the Bears

Individual Artist - Soft Sculpture Animal
Yorkie Puppy "Eclair au Chocolat" by Masaru Nakano & Kumiko Nakano for Ma'Sal Creations

My Mum's Private Shuttle Service by Hannelore Daab for Daab Design Bears

Congratulations to all the winners!!

SueAnn Past Time Bears
Double Oak, Texas
Posts: 21,746

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Congrats to everyone!   :clap:  :clap:  :clap:  :clap:  :clap:  :clap:

Summer5 Pawssibles
Loon Lake, Saskatchewan
Posts: 571

:clap:  :clap:  :clap: CONGRATS!

edie Bears by Edie
Southern Alberta
Posts: 2,068

Congratulations, Samantha, and everyone else!!!!  :clap:  :clap:  :clap:  :clap:

Lisa q.D.paToOtieS
Near Fredericksburg, VA
Posts: 1,349

I was so excited for you Samantha and so glad you could make the trip to the Awards Banquet!  Congratulations to all the other winners and nominees too!  It's really hard work just entering these things!!!


Gijzette Elfin Bears
Mount Dora FL
Posts: 1,507

Congrats to all!!!  :clap:  :clap:  :clap:

TamiL Dolls N Dreams
Aurora, Colorado
Posts: 6,454

Congrats to all!!!  :clap:

Cleathero Creations Cleathero Creations
Ripley, Queensland
Posts: 1,925

:bday:  :cake:  :pray:  :dance:  :hug:
Well done everyone!

Terrie Terries Bears
Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada
Posts: 3,614

Congratulations Samantha!! and to all of the other winners!! It is so nice that you could be there   :clap:  :clap:  :clap:

puca bears puca bears
Posts: 1,934

That is GREAT news Samantha - good for you! :dance:
And it is just SO special to actually BE there at the awards ceremony, even if, like me, you end up twitching with nerves.......
Big congratulations to ALL the winners :dance:  :dance:

patsylakebears Patsy Lake Bears
Posts: 3,442

:dance:  :dance:  :dance:  :clap:  :clap:

WildThyme Wild Thyme Originals
Hudson, Ohio
Posts: 3,115

Samantha... Good for you girl!   :dance:  :hug:   How exciting to BE there as well! 

Huge congrats to all the winners !  :clap:  :dance:  :clap:  :dance:

Kim Basta

jenny Three O'clock Bears
warwickshire uk
Posts: 4,413

Fantastic news Samantha...well done....and well done everyone else who won!!

bearkidz bearkidz by Marion Fraile
Posts: 1,276

:clap:  :dance:  :clap: Exciting news, congratulations to you and all the other winners :dance:  :clap:  :dance:

matilda Matilda Huggington-beare
Posts: 5,551

Congratulations Samantha, Thankyou for the info. And a big congrats to all the other winners!! :dance:  :dance:  :dance:

All Bear All Bear by Paula
Posts: 5,162

Great to learn who won the categories!  Samantha, I am so thrilled for you!  You are having such an impressive year!  :clap:

Heaps of congratulations to all the Golden Teddy winners!

By the way, does anyone remember when should we anticipate the opening dates for next year's US awards?

Yvonne Bebbin Bears
Posts: 1,109

Congratulations Samantha!!!   :clap:  :clap:  :clap: exciting for you to able to receive your award in

person......well done!

Congratulations also to all the winners!  :clap:

Hugs Yvonne  bear_flower

valewoodbears Valewood Bears
Posts: 6,537

Congratulations Samantha on your awards, well done  :clap:  :clap:  :clap:


karenaus Melbourne
Posts: 694

Congratulations Samantha :clap:  and any other winners on TT.... I just opened my work email to discover I won the equivalent Doll competition announced at Expo with a doll I designed for Paradise Galleries- so I won't get the trophy but I still got the excitment bear_grin  Next time, I am making sure to enter a Teddy in both contests!

Carolyn Green Draffin Bears
Auckland New Zealand
Posts: 5,354

Congratulations Samantha and all the other Golden Teddy Winners :dance:



rufnut Rufnut Teddy's
Victoria Australia
Posts: 2,725

Congratulations all  :hug:

tinybear-dk TinyBear
Posts: 1,427

Congratulations Samantha and every one who won
:clap:  :clap:  :clap:

StevenMSoik Jones Publishing
Posts: 10

On behalf of all of Jones Publishing, congrats to all who have entered and to all who have won. Thanks for making the show great.


Aleta - The Silly Bear The Silly Bear
Portland, Oregon
Posts: 3,119

Tickled pink congratulatory bear hugs!!!  :hug:  :hug:  :hug:  :hug: Yay for you!!  I couldn't be happier for you!!!! bear_flower  bear_flower  bear_flower  bear_flower  bear_flower  bear_flower  bear_flower  bear_flower  bear_flower  bear_flower  bear_flower  bear_flower  bear_flower


Pssst.....did you notice I sent you a dozen roses?   bear_original  bear_original  bear_original  bear_original

baggaley bears Baggaley Bears
UK ( nottinghamshire )
Posts: 2,192

Congrats to all the winners  :clap:  :clap:


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