Sharon Laakkonen is our next JumpStarter. I know Sharon for many years from my work with Prima Marketing as a Prima Educator and we have had the fortune to teach at several events together which was a lot of fun. She always has a friendly word for everyone and is super encouraging – it always feels good to be around her!
Sharon has been involved in the scrapping world for about 10 years. Her designs have been showcased in most of the scrapbook and craft magazines and she has had the wonderful opportunity to contribute artwork to several books, including Prima’s Idea Books released in 2010 & 2012. Teaching classes is one of the most fulfilling aspects of scrapbooking as Sharon loves to share her passion with other like-minded crafters!
Sharon is currently the Global Design & Education Team Coordinator and Media Relations contact for Prima. Sharon also runs Prima’s blogs, contributes content to their Facebook Fan Page & other online media; and teaches lovely Prima projects at events and stores all around the world.
Besides being a wife to Bill, and mom to seven children, Sharon is also a Nana to a sweet little girl, Amariah, that you will often find as the subject of her layouts! Homeschooling, quizzing, and running her youngest three boys around Kentucky take up the rest of her spare time.
Here is Sharon’s Video
if you cannot see the video in this browser – here is the link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6AKljiAqnuo
Here are her projects from the video
But wait- Sharon has more for you
I have pulled a wide variety of products from my personal stash to give-away to some lucky Jump Starter! You will receive flocked rub-ons, art tiles, chipboard, cabochons, crystals, resins and flowers! Open to any country
Here is what you have to do in order to be able to win this giveaway:
In order to win please leave a comment in the comment section and tell us if and how you like to use flowers on your projects. Do you use them as they are, alter them, use them on boy’s or girl’s project the same….?
Good luck! The winner will be chosen randomly with a number generator picking the a number out of the comment entries and will be announced the first week of February.The website address with all giveaway winners will be sent out with a newsletter. You have to be of the age of 18 to enter. Comments have to be posted till February 1, 2013 midnight Central European Time as this is when the Creative Jumpstart 2013 officially ends. Double entries will be deleted! All comments received after the February 1, 2013 will not be eligible for winning. You must be signed in for the Creative JumpStart 2013 Newsletter to be eligible for the giveaway.
I hope you enjoyed todays Jumpstart
Thank you for participating and making this year’s Creative JumpStart special!
Again this year we’re able to bring your Creative JumpStart Summit 2013 free. A lot of energy and love went into this event, and the work has been nonstop for months.
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