Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Welcome Nicole Budgell to my Stampin' Up Downline

Thanks you so much Nicole Budgell for joining my Stampin' Up Downline! We are going to have so much fun trying new techniques together and teaching each other how to make beautiful cards, scrapbooking pages and other 3D projects.  So happy to have you part of my Lovely Stamping Group.

There are so many benefits to becoming a Stampin' Up Demonstrator:

1) You make 20% of instant income off your sales
2) By recruiting a Downline you receive 2% to 6.5% in commission from your recruits sales. Recruiting IS NOT a requirement.
3) You get to buy items from the new Catalogues before the items are launched to the public.  
4) We get special deals, only for Demonstrators.  But you also can take advantage of any other deal offered by Stampin' Up! Including being the Hostess and receiving the Hostess benefits.
5) Your business is yours, set it up the way you would like. You can be a Discount Demonstrator (20% discount), a Hobby Demonstrator (take advantage of the perks), or a Career demonstrator (run it as a business).
6) Become a member of a team that swaps cards, shares techniques, and gives support.  This is a great way to make new friends.  
7) Partake in Incentive Trips. To places like Fiji and San Diego, the trips change every year.
8) You become a member of a Stampin' Connection a community chat site of people from all around the world who share projects, ideas and techniques.
9) You also receive a Volume Rebate which is 5-20% of your monthly sales.
10) You get a bi-monthly Stampin' Success Magazine that gives information on paper crafting and business ideas.
11) The Demonstrator Website gives you all the information you need to run your business.
12) The Starter Kit costs $125 and is fully customized.  You receive $155 of current items plus a business pack.
13) You collect points to get free Catalogue items.  
14) You only have to sell or buy $133.33 a month to remain a Demonstrator.
15) And last but not least, if you decide you do not want to be a demonstrator, there are no penalties for discontinuing your membership.

Saturday, February 1, 2014

Sweet Sorbet Card class

In honour of the 2014 Sale-a-Bration the Sweet Sorbet Class is based on the stamps, paper, folder and punch from the Sale-A-Bration flyer. 

On Monday February 17th from 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm and Wednesday February 19th from 7:30 pm to 10:30 pm we will be making these three wonderful cards.

The card class is $10 OR...
With a $60 order (before shipping and handling) the Class is FREE
And you receive a special gift for FREE from the Sale-A-Bration flyer.

The price includes supplies to make three cards, three envelopes, coffee, tea, hot chocolate or water to drink and a special Valentine treat.  You will also receive a Sale-A-Bration flyer, wish list and the Spring catalogue.

The owl card is created by Bronwyn Eastley an Independent Stampin' Up demonstrator from Australia.  I just love her creations.

Please e-mail me if you would like to participate in the class with your name and phone number.  I will then e-mail you with directions and parking details

Thank you
Melissa Omoniyi Bellefontaine
Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator

Sale-A-Bration is Here!!!

This is one of my favorite times of the Year! When Sale-A-Bration arrives I take advantage of a free item with every $60 I order.  It is so easy to take advantage of this deal, just contact me to place your order! 

Here are some of the cards I came up with using the items from Sale-A-Bration. 
This Pistachio Pudding and Very Vanilla card uses You're Lovely Stamp Set 133578 clear and 133575 wood.  It also uses the Decorative Dots textured impressions Embossing Folder 133520.

 This Smokey Slate, Strawberry Slush and Crisp Cantaloupe card uses the stamps from the Banner Blast Set (133554 clear, 133551 wood) to make a great pattern . 

 This great set of cards was made using the Good as gold card kit 133512.  The kit allows you to make 8 cards with envelopes and liners, it includes tags, phrases, gold cord, and bakers twine. 
To enjoy the catalogue in full please click  

Thanks so much for looking at my Sale-A-Bration creations. 
Melissa Omoniyi Bellefontaine
Independent Stampin' Up! Demonstrator