Leadership Wrap Up

One of the most fun parts of any Stampin’ Up event is swapping! I only did swaps this year with my fellow Creating Success group. Here we all are- 48 of us! What awesome swaps I received! Thank you ladies! You can see my swap for this group here.  Another thing that I was looking …

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Manager’s Reception

The first night in Orlando was Manager’s Reception! This year was even bigger and more amazing than last year!!  We ate at a yummy local grill and headed to the Manager’s Reception at Disney’s Hollywood Studios!! One of my favorite places on Earth for sure!! If you are a Manager or above, you received these …

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Leadership Swap- You Plus Me

Good morning everyone! I am currently on an airplane headed to Orlando, Florida for the 2015 Stampin’ Up Leadership Conference! I am excited AND nervous! I was asked to be a presenter this year and I am worked so hard on creating an informative, funny and fun presentation. Now, if I can just actually carry …

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Leadership ’14 Day 2

Hello again from Houston! Day 2 was wonderful and I am exhausted! So, today I have lots of pictures for you, but I’m going to keep it short and sweet with the descriptions.  I loved this little set of banners created with the banners framelits. These were fun to see in person. They were created …

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Hello from Houston! Leadership 2014 Day 1

Hello from Houston, Texas! I’m here for Stampin’ Up Leadership Conference and we’re having a BLAST! Here is my swap card this year. Stamp: Just Sayin’ Paper: Retro Fresh We kicked off the morning with a general session from Shelli Gardner.  She was wonderful as always.  She challenged us to set four business goals: increase …

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Patterned Occasions and SU Dallas Regionals

This past weekend, I flew to Dallas for the day to attend Stampin’ Ups Regional Event. It was a great event! I didn’t have time to come up with something new, so I used one of my Leadership Display Board ideas for my swap. It’s my favorite sample from Leadership, as well as a project …

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Vintage Verse

Hello all! Very Quick post today! I’m running a little behind this morning… Late start time at school, so I stayed in bed a little TOO long!   I’ve got another Leadership Sample for you. It features another stamp from Vintage Verse. This is a set you can get for FREEduring Sale a Bration!   …

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Pretty Pettites Pretty Little Box

Pretty Petites is so much fun! But, it’s petite! So, when it came to creating a 3D item for the Leadership Display Boards, I had a hard time!  I decided to start with a Calypso Corral Scallop Circle (Die). I created a round box underneath  It lifts up and provides a nice little space for goodies of some …

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Pretty Petites

What have you gotten for FREE since Sale A Bration began? Did you choose Pretty Petites and the coordinating Punch?  I was lucky enough to receive this stamp set back in November as part of the Leadership Display Board Creative Team Box. Or, that’s what I’m calling it.. LOL!  This would  be the set I …

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Brown Bag Embossing- Petite Pretties

Did you know you can emboss a brown paper sack?   Yep, you can! What a great way to liven up a cheap gift bag!!     I made this bag for the Leadership boards earlier in the month and it features the adorable Petite Pretties stamp set. This set also coordinates with the Petite …

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Sale A Bration is HERE!! Madison Avenue Treat Pouch

What is Sale A Bration? It’s the best time of the year! For every $50 you spend, you earn a free product from the Sale A Bration Catalog. What else? When you host a party, you can earn an extra BUNDLE of products along with your regular hostess benefits! Email me to host your own workshop or private …

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Oh, Hello! Leadership Sample #3

Pardon My Dust! I’m working on my blog this weekend, so as you can see, things are not quite right yet… I’ve got another project for you today from my Leadership Displays! This card is rather simple, but still fun to look at. Stamps: Oh, Hello Ink and Paper: Soft Suede, Pool Party Other: Sycamore …

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Petal Cone Die Thank You Favor- Leadership Sample #2

  Have you seen these adorable paper straws everywhere? I LOVE them and can’t help myself when it comes to resisting them! I found these sweet little Gumball Green and Regal Rose colored straws a couple of months ago and had to have them!  I used them as inspiration for one of my 3D samples …

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Oh, Hello Scrapbook Page- Leadership Sample #1

Back in October, Stampin’ Up asked the Artisan Design Team if they would be interested in creating samples for Leadership. Uhm… hold on…. let me think about that….HECK YEA!!!! We were are thrilled to be given this opportunity. And, it meant we got to get our hands on all the Sale a Bration items and a Spring …

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SU Leadership Day 2

Hi everybody! It’s the end of day two and I’m….so…tired…. Erin and I stayed up till 2 AM last night with all kinds or ridiculous shenanigans. Most involved belly laughing, Ben and Jerry’s, wide open hotel doors, pumpernickel and lots of dancing. Yes, it’s like being at summer camp! Leadership and Convention are the best girl times!! Shelli started the day …

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Stampin Up Leadership Day 1- Fun!!

   Today has been a wild and crazy day! I am again with my SU bestie Erin Gonzales who makes me laugh so hard I have giant tears run down my face.. Do you have a friend like that? Seriously!! Best. Time. Ever! We started the day with Shelli Gardner (SU CEO) giving us all …

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Leadership!

We’re here in Orlando! It was a long travel day yesterday,but wee up early this morning and ready to go! Make sure you are following me on Facebook for all of today’s updates! Here is another swap I have today. Again, it was made using My Digital Studio and the More Amore Digital Ensemble!   …

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I’m Leavin’ on a Jet Plane…

  I’m headed to Orlando Florida for Stampin’ Up’s Leadership Conference! I am so excited. Last year was my first Leadership and you can see all the crazy Shenanigans that when on with my friends Erin and Krista HERE! But, besides the gut wrenching laughter that ensued the entire time, I did learn a bunch …

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I Love What I do and my Six Month Plan!

When I returned from Leadership a couple of weeks ago, I felt such gratitude for so many things. I was thankful for my husband for allowing me the flexibility and support to be gone when I need to be. I was also very thankful for my loyal customers who have gotten me to where I am in …

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My Way!

I have a quick card to show you today that I made for one of my downline who promoted recently! We received these little stickers in our bag and I wanted to include them on her card. I used DSP from the Berry Blossoms DSP Stack. The “good for you” is actually from Kidoodles set. …

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Dreams into Plans…

While at Leadership, we had lots of Make And Takes. I got most of them done there, but this one I waited till I got home. The quote is a print made on My Digital Studio. I didn’t have quite the right size frame, so I improvised and added some Regal Rose CS behind the …

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Oops!

Looks like my big post went live this morning instead of this evening! LOL! Sorry friends, you’ll have to wait a few more hours!! In the meantime, enjoy a few pictures of some of the Make and Takes we did at Leadership! All of these cards feature the Blossom Builders Designer Printed Kit from the …

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Ledership- Last Day…

Ok, so wow. Just Wow. I really, really loved the last three days! Stampin’ Up never ceases to amaze me with the things they come up with! I am floored by all the things I learned and experienced at Leadership! My brain is just swimming with information! So, here are the highlights from today; 1. …

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