Tuesday, April 15, 2008

With Much JOY & Gratitude I am so Happy to Announce!!!!

I have been selected as one of America's top 200 artists and will be listed in Early American Life's 2008 Directory of Traditional American Craftsmen! I cannot begin to express my joy & gratitude at this HUGE Honor. It is a dream come true for me, and I must thank all of you who poked and prodded me into entering~ you know who you are! I will do my utmost best to live up to the standards setforth before me, and to continue to provide excellence in workmanship, as well as service! THANKYOU all so very much~ I am too happy for words!

11 comments:

Barbara said...

We're sooooooooo PROUD of you!! I've put the "word" out to all the family! They're all so excited for you! Don't you DARE let this change your plans for your summer vacation!
LY, MOM

Wendy said...

WOOO HOOO Rachael!!! Congratulations! I'm so thrilled that you made it as well! I'm sure that we can make the announcement as soon as we find out.....heck, I can't keep something like this a secret :)

Way to go!

Sandra Evertson said...

Congratulations! You certainly deserve it! Your works are Wonderful!
Sandra Evertson

Lone Pierette said...

Rachel you really deserve it ! Your work is amazing !

Hugs Lone

Bluejean Primitives said...

WOOOOO HOOOOOO!!!!!!! A HUGE Congrats to you Rachael! YOU SO deserve this!

Now go outside and dance with your arms waving in the air!

Jean :)

T.F.C. Folk Art said...

Congrats, Rachael!! Very well deserved!!

Hallowed Hill Primitives said...

Congratulations to my favorite doll maker...........you so deserve this.

xxoo
Barb

Lana said...

Way to go Rachael!!!!
You're dollies are AWESOME!

Suzanne said...

Congratulations Rachael!!! I'm so excited for you! Woo-hoo! Your work is wonderful, so glad it was so recognized.

Little ol* Me said...

Oh Rachael, congratulations sweetheart!! I am so thrilled for you!! Your dollies are simply gorgeous!!

Justine

Lorraine said...

Congrats, Rachael!! You are so deserving of this!!Hooray!!:o)