Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Marker Club is HERE!

With the release of the NEW catalog (beautiful, have-to-have stuff packed in it, with darker and larger font than previous catalogs *yahoo!*) and Color Renovation there is no better time than NOW to join my Marker Club!   You can purchase the entire set over a four-month period and earn FREE product at the same time!


The Marker Club will have 4 members and is on a first come-first serve basis.  If more than 4 customer friends are interested I will start a waiting list and hopefully we can have 2 clubs going!


Here are the deets:

You will receive…

Each Month:

  • One color collection of Stampin’ Up! Markers
  • One pack of coordinating 8 1/2 x 11” cardstock

During your HOSTESS Month:

  • All of the Above, and:
  • Stampin’ Up! Markers Carrying Case
  • $15.00 (minimum) in FREE product from ANY current SU catalog
  • One level 1 Hostess Set from ANY current SU catalog
  • One In-Color 2010-2011 Marker Set
  • One Blush Blossom Marker
  • One Stampin’ Write Journaler
  • One VersaMarker
  • One uni-ball Signo Gel Pen
  • If you choice to get outside orders or host a workshop of your own that month, your free merchandise could be even MORE!


  • Payment is due by the 20th of each month.  I accept  cash, check, Visa, MasterCard, and PayPal.
  • The cost per month is $44.00  This includes shipping and tax!
  • You MUST commit to participate in all four months. 

At the end of the four months, each member will have a complete set of markers with the storage case, the current In-Color Markers, a Blush Blossom Marker, Stampin’ Write Journaler, VersaMarker, uni-ball Signo Gel Pen, 80 sheets of 8 1/2 x 11” cardstock, a Level 1 stamp set and at least $15 in free merchandise.

Each Marker Club can pick one day per month to meet at my craft studio and learn a new technique that uses the Markers for the length of the Marker Club and take home samples! 

Remember, this is first come, first serve so sign up today, the first month will be JULY with payment due July 20th!




Tuesday, June 1, 2010

June 2010 Challenge

This month is a very busy month for our family, as I am sure it is for yours!  Not only does June kick off summer vaca and camping! but we will also be celebrating…

  • Anniversary – 1 year
  • Graduations
  • Father’s Day
  • My Birthday (29)

So here are the challenges…

Scrapbooking Challenge:

  1. Wedding or Anniversary page… even if you yourself is not married, create a page or mini album of a wedding or anniversary for a friend or family member as a gift.  Take a picture and be entered into the drawing!

Card Challenge:

  1. Make a card for anything! 

Deadline: June 30th

Prize & Winner announced: July 5th

For “The Fine Print” look here.

Mini Starter Kit Promotion

Promotion Dates: June 1-30, 2010

Promotion Details:
You can join Stampin' Up! as a demonstrator for just $99 when you purchase a special Mini Starter Kit.

Mini Starter Kit
All items below are recommended, but you can substitute a like item of equal or lesser value.


117050 Watercolor Trio stamp set (wood-mount) $22.95
118571 I {Heart} Hearts stamp set (clear-mount $18.95
118486 Clear-Mount Block C $6.95
116978 Homemade single stamp* $8.95
100730 Whisper White card stock (8-1/2" x 11") $8.50
119706 Brights Collection assorted card stock (8-1/2" x 11")* $6.95
115656 Melon Mambo Classic Stampin' Pad $5.95
119667 Daffodil Delight Classic Stampin' Pad* $5.95
115658 Rich Razzleberry Classic Stampin' Pad $5.95
100814 Tempting Turquoise Classic Stampin' Pad $5.95
119261 Basic Black 1/8" taffeta ribbon* $6.95
121620 Color Coach* $14.95
104332 SNAIL Adhesive $6.95


Retail value of products in kit


*Sneak peek items!

The Mini Starter Kit also includes the same business supplies that are in the standard Starter Kit; no alternative selections can be made for business items. Contents are listed below:

  • Getting Started DVD
  • Getting Started Guide
  • Guest Invitation Postcards (100)
  • 2009-2010 Idea Book & Catalog (8)
  • Summer Mini Catalog (8)
  • To My Hostess Envelopes (10)
  • Recruit Folders (5)
  • Recruit Brochures (20)
  • Hostess Brochure (20)
  • Hostess Benefits Form (10)
  • Customer Order Form (50)

Things to Remember:

  • You may still purchase the standard Starter Kit OR the Digital+ Starter Kit instead of the promotional Mini Starter Kit, but many items in these regular-priced kits are scheduled to retire at the end of June. 
  • Recommended catalog products are included in the Mini Starter Kit. However, just like our standard and Digital+ Starter Kits, you can select alternate items. For example:
    • An alternate stamp set of equal or lesser value
    • An alternate color assortment of card stock of equal or lesser value
    • An alternate color of Classic Stampin' Pad of equal or lesser value
    • An alternate neutral pack of card stock of equal of lesser value
  • Regardless of which Starter Kit a June recruit chooses, she will receive a free box of 2010-2011 Idea Book and Catalogs during the first part of July. These catalogs will ship separately from her Starter Kit.
  • Recruits who purchase the Mini Starter Kit can still add the Stampin' Memories Add-On for $50; however, many of these items are set to retire at the end of June. This will be noted on the Mini Starter Kit order form.
  • Recruits who join Stampin' Up! by purchasing the Mini Starter Kit are eligible for any programs available to a new recruit. This includes but is not limited to Extra 10% Instant Income offer, Stampin' Start, and the opportunity to purchase a Business Booster Kit.
  • The Mini Starter Kit is not available for purchase by active demonstrators. This kit is only available for new recruits.

To join is easy!  Email me and I can walk you through it online!   For many customers looking to invest in new colors this might be a perfect solution… buy them at a discount, get friends and family to purchase and support your own hobby!


Whether you are looking to make some extra income for the family or just sign up to support your own hobby and get your supplies at a discount or somewhere in between Stampin’ Up! might be the perfect choice for you and this might just be the perfect time!


Call me today!

Happy Stamping!


Last Chance Lists are HERE!

It is sad that we have to retire stamp sets in order to make room for new ones… but the flip side is that we get new ones to pick from!  


You can find the last chance accessories here .  This list is updated daily as items that are sold out will no longer be available!  There are some items that inventory has ALREADY been depleted and is no longer available!  If there is something that you want, get it NOW!


The stamp set list can be found here.


The other lists can be found on the left hand side of my website store under Last Chance!  Or for a list of all the categories try here.


If you would rather have the lists emailed to you, please send me an email at and I will forward the pdf’s of all the lists to you!

More info on what Stampin’ Up! has in store coming soon!


*sigh* lots of information :-)