Maybe you don't have to go to Europe to get known* because there was just an article about Cindy and her paper cuttings (that, to me, sounds better than saying "paper cuts"--who gets in the news for having paper cuts? in the Deseret News.
I think Cindy was my first friend to be a graphic designer, or any sort of designer. I remember sitting in some sort of American Heritage assembly freshman year watching her show some old-timey French designs she had made to Matt.
This is Cindy's paper cut blog and this is Cindy's website.
*Footnote: Just an update, Claire (If you didn't read the original post linked-to above you probably think I'm talking about my mom. You better check that original post.) was interviewed about her work on the Dutch news. Your move, Copenhagen...