Thursday, August 30, 2018

Long time!

its been a long time since I have posted anything. I have not been well this past year but slowly getting back to normal. I have been sorting out my work space a little at a time and getting more organized. Looking at trying some new stuff. Have to wait and see as time goes on. Hope you all are doing well and will post again soon......I will try and not make it as long.😊

Tuesday, October 3, 2017


  1. I am so pleased to announce that Apollo won first in his category and Benton won third in his category. This would not all be possible if it wasn't for all of you that took the time to vote. I am so grateful and thankful to have such wonderful people that support and believe in me.💞Thank you so much!

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

2017 URSA Awards Competition

Yes the URSA Award Competition is here for 2017. I have entered two bears again this year. Apollo 6-4 category 6, and Benton 11-7 category 11. I would greatly appreciated your votes for Apollo and Benton. There are great bears in all categories so please vote in all categories. Thank you in advance.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Award Certificate!

I just received my award certificate in the mail today for the URSA competition. Cinammon came in fourth. I am very proud of it. My goal is to win first place. As people get to know my work I will reach my goal. Thank you to all that voted for Cinammon.

Saturday, October 1, 2016

URSA Award Winners 2016

Her is a link to all the URSA Award winners for 2016. Congratulations to all the winners!

I am proud to say that Cinnamon did get an honourable mention.

Saturday, July 9, 2016

URSA Awards Competition 2016 is here!

I have entered to bears this year and would appreciate your support in voting for my bears. There are many great enteries this year, so have fun and go vote for your favourite creations.

 Cinnamom is in category 3 

Dexter's new friends in category 9

Vote now for Bears or Artists in the URSA Awards Competition


Vote Now! 
47 Artists from
16 Countries
Compete in this years'

URSA Awards 


Cast your vote for your favorite
bear or artists in each category.Please read to the bottom of this page.
11th Annual URSA Awards Competition

We bestow on you Linda the honor of picking the bear/bud you like best in each of the 15 categories.

You collect and you love bears, therefore you KNOW bears! You are the judge!

A 'special thank you' to all the artists for entering 106 pieces this year. Our sponsors receive our gratitude too for their lovely gifts and prizes!

Hat's off to everyone!  Bravo!

In this First Round of voting the top winners, in each of the categories, will be chosen by your votes.You'll have one vote to cast in each category. Vote now through July 31st.

You do not have to vote all at once. The voting software will tell you if you have voted in a category.
(See below: what to do if you get an error message while voting this year).Please be honest with your voting, as an artist will be disqualified if our audits find any discrepancies in the voting procedure, such as many multiple votes coming from the same computer.

Thank you for voting!


Which bears will be 'talking' to you?
Vote now and until July 31st.

After voting it is BEST to not close the page but to use the arrow back, then go to the bottom of the page click on

Or use the navigation buttons on each page to take you to a category, plus see the contact list and all the awards.
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The 11th Annual URSA Awards Competitionis sponsored by Bears&Buds, the original,  online teddy bear magazine.