Back from Convention

Published by under cards | May 15 2011

Well, we're home from a truly amazing 4 days away for our annual Stampin' Up! convention. The best ever! I have sooo much to share with you – gorgeous swaps and gifts, new ideas to share, and great news to celebrate about the awesome achievements of the girls in my team (you girls ROCK!). But, that will have to wait.

For now, I want to share two amazing pieces of news. Truly exciting, and I couldn't wait a minute longer to share them with you.



1. Extra Hostess Benefits (this is a serious WOW)

Hostesses with orders over $450 will receive an EXTRA $70 in hostess benefits!

No that is not a typo, but believe me I thought I misheard it when it was announced at Convention. LOL

What does this mean?

You will get $110+ and an exclusive hostess stamp set instead of the usual $40 in free product and hostess set. How seriously cool is that!?! This offer is for orders submitted between May 23 and June 30.

How can I help YOU take advantage of this offer?

* You have more days to choose from for a workshop. I've opened up extra days in my diary for workshops so nobody misses out, but contact me quickly to get your pick of dates. 

* If you are local, you are welcome to borrow one of my Book Party Bags so you can host your own catalogue party. Inside are a couple of Idea Book & Catalogues, product samples and some of my favourite finished cards. Just pass the Inspiration Bag around amongst your friends or craft group and any orders you collect will get you closer to all the extra $$$. Perfect if you can't fit in a workshop (even though workshops are much more fun!).



2. No longer need an ABN to join Stampin' Up!

Stampin' Up! have been working hard behind the scenes to make it quicker and easier for you to join us. You no longer need an ABN (Australian Business Number). WooHooo!!

You can join in a matter of minutes and start saving money on your Stampin' Up! purchases straight away. For more info click here. If you've been thinking about it (yes, you know I'm talking to you **wink wink**) then now is the perfect time. By getting the Starter Kit now you can also take advantage of the first piece of news up there – the extra $70 in freebies. Contact me for details.



For now I'm going to catch up on much needed sleep and hugs from the littlies, but I'll be back soon with all the Convention news. I couldn't be more excited and can't wait to share what I love!

Happy stamping,

2 responses so far

2 Responses to “Back from Convention”

  1. Rachaelon 16 May 2011 at 12:23 pm

    Wow!! that's some very exciting news. I love your workshop in a bag idea i just might have to start one too, thanks for the inspiration.Glad you had an  awesome time at convention, looking forward to seeing everyone's shares.

  2. […] DOWN TO MY PREVIOUS POST if you missed 2 of the EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENTS that were made at […]

Trackback URI | Comments RSS

Leave a Reply

  • This is me! Simone Bartrum, Australian Stampin' Up! demonstrator since 2007.
  • Simone Bartrum
      0411 642 038

  • Welcome to my online home where I share a love of cardmaking, hand-crafted home decor and rubber stamping. I'm so happy to invite you in, so grab a cuppa and click around!

  • Would you like something you see here? 

  • If you're in Australia, just click here and you'll be magically transported to my online store.

  • Questions or comments?

  • 2020
    Australian Top 25
    Sales Award #5
    Incentive Trip

  • 2019
    Australian Top 25
    Sales Award #11
    Leadership Award

  • 2018
    Australian Top 10
    Incentive Trip Achiever
    Top 10 Sales & Recruiting

  • 2017
    Australian Top 10 #6
    Global Top 100 #92
    Incentive Trip Achiever

  • 2016
    Australian Top 10
    Incentive Trip Achiever
    Leadership Award

  • 2015
    Incentive Trip Achiever
    $40K Sales Award
    Recruiting Award

  • 2014
    Leadership Award
    Recruiting Award
    Incentive Trip Achiever

  • 2013
    Leadership Award
    Incentive Trip
    Achiever Achiever's Award

  • 2012
    #2 Leadership Award
    Incentive Trip Achiever
    #6 Demonstrator of Year

  • 2011
    #1 Leadership Award
    Incentive Trip Achiever
    #7 Demonstrator of Year

  • 2010
    #2 Leadership Award
    Incentive Trip Achiever
    #16 Demonstrator of Year


  • Recent Posts

  • Meta

  • View the 2023-2024 Annual Catalogue

  • Stampin' Up! 2023-24 Annual Catalogue
    2 May 2023 - 30 April 2024
    View Online | Shop Online
  • Join to save money or join to make money!

  • Join to save money | Join to make money
  • Join me on Facebook

  • Amazing places we've visited thanks to Stampin' Up!'s Incentive Trip program*

  • Mediterranean Cruise 2016
  • * Legal disclaimer: I have achieved the awards and recognition listed above, but this is not representative of typical Stampin’ Up! demonstrators. The level of sales to achieve this result requires significant work and is accomplished by a substantially small percentage of Stampin’ Up! demonstrators.

  • Popular Posts

  • The Fine Print

  • All content, including designs, concepts, text, and photographs are COPYRIGHT ©2023 Simone Bartrum, unless otherwise stated. I only use Stampin' Up!® products, so all stamped images are COPYRIGHT 2023 Stampin' Up!. As an independent demonstrator for Stampin' Up!, the content of this site is my responsibility. The use of and content of the classes, services, or products offered on here is not specifically endorsed by Stampin' Up!.