My Story


I started scrapbook 15 years ago and stamping about 5 years ago. The moment I put stamp to paper I fell in love!  I love what I do and would love for you to join me!! This is the best job you will ever love!  

In these trying economic times, it's good to know that there are opportunities like Stampin' Up!  Not only can you start your own business for a low start up fee of $99 you can actually have fun!  Stampin' Up! operates in the black and is a very stable company.  Stampin' Up! has been in business for over 24 years and are still going strong!

Stampin' Up! is a wonderful company.  They are dynamic, innovative, promote creativity, provide terrific opportunities and support to their demonstrators with training, incentives and financial benefits.  I love being a Stampin' Up! Demonstrator and to be able to share my love of creativity and papercrafting with others while making extra income.

Please read on for details of the Starter Kit, benefits of becoming a Demonstrator, income & opportunities available and the types of Demonstrator you can be - for example, you can choose to be a Hobbyist Demonstrator where you are interested in simply taking advantage of the great discounts for yourself or you can choose to be a Business Demonstrator where you are actively pursing to build your business and make money - whatever way you choose to go, the only requirement is that you submit $300 in orders per quarter.  Super easy!

When you sign up you get two great things to get you going -  your first quarter is waived plus you get a 30% discount on your first order over $150 that you place in the first 45 days of your demonstratorship! 

Why join my team?

I would love to have you join my team if you live within the US.   I provide a high level of support to my Team and work to provide support tailored to your individual needs.

You can expect to receive full training from me.  I communicate on a regular basis regarding events, updates, business tips and information. I welcome questions - if you have any, please ask and I will be very happy to help you.

I will walk you thru the awesome Stampin' Up! website and give you tips on how to get started and on your way to a succesful business.

I will help you with your open house or first party if you are local.  If you aren't, I'll coach you every step of the way!

If you are considering becoming a Stampin' Up! Demonstrator and have questions, please contact me and I will be very happy to assist you.

If you have already decided that you are ready to sign up and join my team, you can do so at my Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Business Website  - sharonbroussard.stampinup.net - and then you simply fill out an on-line application form - the form will take a short while to complete and once you are finished, you will be emailed your welcome note along with your password so that you can log in to the website yourself and get started right away!

You can find my Stampin' Up! Demonstrator Business Website here where you will also find some online videos containing great information about Stampin' Up! - simply click on the 'Join Stampin' Up!' link at the top of the web page to find them. 

Starter Kit details:

YOU pick what you want and build YOUR kit YOUR WAY!  You simply select $125 worth of fabulous Stampin Up product and only pay $99 plus the shipping is free - what a great deal!

Included are all the items that you need to get you started along with some business supplies. Some items in this kit are fixed but most are customisable. 

Benefits of becoming a Demonstrator:

Income:

You get 20% off of catalog prices

You earn Instant Income on your sales - you receive your commission as soon as the order is placed

You get Volume Rebate on your sales - the more you sell, the more you get back

Great Rewards is a program where you earn points for your sales and can use them to choose free product and/or gift cards

Your own orders count towards your sales minimums - you get Instant Income, Volume Rebates and earn Great Rewards points on your own orders!

Other Benefits:

In your first 45 days you get an extra 10% off of one order of $150+ - this is a 30% discount - what a great deal!

You can be your own Hostess - on your own orders of $150+ you get to earn Hostess rewards just like customers do - you will receive the same benefits as they do - free stamp sets and merchandise - plus you earn Instant Income on top of this!

In your first 6 months you have the opportunity to earn FREE stamp sets through the Stampin' Start program.

You can be a hobby demonstrator or a career demonstrator - whatever you would like to be - please see below for information on types of demonstrator.

There are special demonstrator only incentives such as extra discount promotions, pre-ordering and bulk buying opportunities.

You get to pre-order select Hostess sets and brand new, never before seen sets several weeks before a new catalog release - right now Demonstrators some stamp sets that will appear in the upcoming catalog, along with some of the Hostess sets!

You get to know about all the new catalogs and mini catalogs a month or so ahead of everyone else.

You automatically receive a complimentary copy of each newly released Catalog and a copy of each Mini Catalog as it is released.

You receive the fabulous publication from Stampin' Up! - Stampin' Success - that give you great ideas, techniques and lots of great information.

There are lots of resources for Demonstrators - there are the Catalogs and the Demonstrator Website has a workshop planning wizard and sample galleries along with project templates and patterns - you can copy your projects from these sources for use at your own workshops which makes planning for these events so easy - there are also publications and audio/video training on-line.

There are great opportunities for success and business tools to help you - there are Regional Seminars, the annual Convention and incentives such as the goal of earning the annual Incentive Cruise to an exotic location!

Did you know that there are different types of Demonstrator?

Stampin' Up! offers the opportunity to be the type of Demonstrator you want to be - you might simply want to get a great discount or you might want to build a career - there are lots of great opportunities open to you with this wonderful company.  Want to earn money to pay off that car?  How about to pay off those credit card bills?  Or how about earning enough to pay for your Stampin' Addiction?

You can be a ‘Hobby Demonstrator' who joins SU because they love buying the products for their own use at a 20% discount - and may sometimes sell to neighbors, relatives and friends.

You can be a ‘Part Time Demonstrator' who loves doing workshops and earning extra money when it fits into her lifestyle.

You can be a ‘Short-Term Demonstrator' who sells for a short period of time to earn a specific amount of money and stops when the goal is reached.

You can be a ‘Seasonal Demonstrator' who works hard at the business during September, October, and November for seasonal money and maintains minimum orders and sales during the rest of the year.

Or you can be a ‘Career Demonstrator' who views a Stampin' Up! Demonstratorship as a viable business with long-term career potential.

Other information:

Quarterly Minimums - there are minimums to meet as a Demonstrator - you have to have $300 in sales (personal or customer) per quarter. The quarter that you sign up in is waived eg: if you sign up in Jan, you don't have to meet your minimum $300 sales until the end of the second quarter, which would be June 30th.

There are no penalties for dropping your demonstratorship - you can stop anytime you would like to.

If you have any questions about becoming a Stampin' Up! Demonstrator, please Contact Me and I will be very happy to answer them - if you would like an Information Package mailed out to you just let me know and I will drop one into the mail for you.