Valentine’s Day: Vertical Z-Fold Card

At my downline meeting last week, we reviewed classes we took at the recent Stampin' Up! Leaership Conference, shared plans and strategies for Sale-A-Bration, and had a great time creating the project below. We meet once a month and it's no secret that one of the best perks of being a Stampin' Up! demonstrator is […]

Help Wanted

Learn how to build a business of your own by joining my team of demonstrators. Stampin' Up! has made it easy — get your customizable Starter Kit for just $99 and be on your way to profit and fun! As your upline, I provide business coaching, technique skills, and ongoing consultation…and you are eligible to […]

Convention 2012: Wrap-Up

Here's a wrap-up video from Stampin' Up! It starts with some convention-goers completing the statement "I Am…" and ends with a lot of demonstrators having a blast!   What's your answer to "I am…."???? If you think you'd like to finish that statement with "a Stampin' Up! demonstrator" then let's chat. Call or email me […]

Just For You

Here's a cute card using one of Stampin' Up!'s new Big Shot dies, the Lattice Bigz die (item #115958).   This next card also uses the Big Shot, but only for the textured background. The snowflakes are punchouts from our new Jumbo Snowflake punch. (Item #116628)   And here's another creative use of dies and […]

Convention 09: Yvonne’s Swap

Gee, I've been home for 48 hours and my suitcase is still not unpacked. It's been a whirlwind since I stepped off the plane into the heat and humidity of August in Atlanta! I did manage to get my camera hooked up and some more Convention photos uploaded, so today I want to share a […]

Tango Trio

Tangerine Tango, Riding Hood Red and Whisper White make a terrific trio. Paper Tangerine Tango, Riding Hood Red, Whisper White Ink Tangerine Tango, Riding Hood Red Stamps Upsy Daisy, Curly Label Accessories Curly Label Punch Bundle Top Note die Big Shot die-cut machine Dimensionals And here's another trio…three affordable installments pays for your Starter Kit. […]

What’s New, Pussycat?

I've just registered for Stampin' Up!'s annual convention, and I can't wait! Just imagine – thousands of demonstrators…99% are women…all heading to the restroom at the same time! LOL! Aside from bonding in bathrooms, we attend business classes, creative sessions, swap like crazy and receive free stamp sets and other goodies. Boots (pictured above) is […]

For the Mom Who Has Everything

Fellow demonstrator Yvonne Brannen makes the most lovely 3D items and I'm always delighted to receive one of her swap items at our group meetings. Yvonne used the Top Note die, some designer series paper, a little ribbon and a half pearl to make this charmer.   Yvonne's purse opens to reveal… How cute is […]

How a Demonstrator is Like a Roomba

What's a Roomba, you say? And what the heck does it have to with the paper arts? The first question first. This is a Roomba.  Yep, a cute, fun little robotic vacuum cleaner that works independently to clean floors, using built-in sensors to respond to its environment. A Stampin' Up! demonstrator is a small business […]

There Must Be 50 Reasons to Be A Demo

Music is such a big part of my life…playing it, listening to it, performing it, teaching it. Seems that I "hear" things that are said as music! So when someone recently talked about all the great reasons there were to be a demonstrator, I "heard" the Paul Simon song "50 Ways to Leave Your Lover" […]