I get so excited when a new demonstrator joins my team. The decision to become a Stampin’ Up! demonstrator has been a true blessing in my life, and I love it when someone else finds the same opportunity. Plus, when my team gets together we have a lot of fun, and the more the merrier!
I have a welcome packet that I send each new demonstrator on my team, and what kind of welcome packet would it be without a fun gift? I needed to make up some more welcome gifts, so I decided to decorate some notebooks.
I got these notebooks at Ollie’s discount store. I find all sorts of fun things to decorate at discount stores. I knew that I wanted the main focus of the front cover to be a big, bold butterfly that I would make using the new Watercolor Wings stamp set and Bold Butterfly thinlits dies. My challenge was figuring out what to do with the background. I started playing…
Here was my first attempt. I used the Garden in Bloom stamp set for the flowers.
I decided I wanted to try one with the fern stamp from the Butterfly Basics stamp set. Here ’tis.
I liked the fern, but I thought it needed some color. Here is my favorite…
I liked the way this one turned out, so that’s how I finished the rest.