Creative JumpStart 2014!


I’m thrilled to share that I’ll be participating as a JumpStarter in Creative JumpStart (CJS) 2014, an amazing online creative event organized by Nathalie Kalbach. CJS is a one-of-a-kind online community event designed to inspire your creativity.  I’ve been an attendee for the last two years, and I am very honored to be an instructor this year.  The roster is amazing… look who is participating!

Andrea Gomoll (Germany)

Anna Dabrowska (Ireland)

Birgit Koopsen (The Netherlands)

Carmen Sanchez (Spain)

Catherine Scanlon (USA – Maine)

Dina Wakley (USA – Arizona)

Fran Seiford (USA – California)

Jamie Dougherty (USA – California)

Joe Rotella (USA – Ohio)

Julie Fei-Fan Balzer (USA –  New York)

Kaz Hall aka Kaz-Hall (United Kingdom)

Louise Nelson (Australia)

Marjie Kemper (USA – New York)

Marsha Valk (The Netherlands)

Mary Beth Shaw (USA – Missouri)

Nathalie Kalbach (USA – New Jersey)

Pam Carriker (USA – Texas)

Ronda Palazzari (USA – Colorado)

Samie Harding (USA – Arizona)

Stephanie Schütze (Switzerland)

Suze Weinberg (USA – New Jersey)

Throughout January participants receive 23 videos from 21 featured artists.  Course content will be accesible through November 2014. You’ll find new tips and techniques, discover new materials, and connect with loads of other Mixed Media Artists and Scrapbookers.  There are also sponsors and of course…. giveaways. This very affordable event costs just $20 ~ less than $1 per video!

Head on over to Nathalie’s site to sign up and for more details:

Here’s a short video for more details:


Creative JumpStart (CJS) 2014 Teaser from Nathalie Kalbach on Vimeo.

I hope you will join me and these 20 other artists this January for CJS 2014!


Your comments are very much appreciated!


  1. WOW!!!! Majorly awesome! Congrats!

  2. Looks like a great class. I can’t wait to try it1

  3. That is SUPER news Marjie! Congrats to you…you deserve it. Get down with your creative self 🙂


  4. Congrats Marjie! This is fantastic news, I just love Creative Jumpstart, so I will be getting it again in 2014, I’m so Glad there will be a video by you, awesome news!!

  5. Looks like a great time! I may have to check into this and congratulations, GF! Hugs!

  6. These are wonderful new, congratulations.

  7. Wowee Marjie, that is some line-up of creative people! Many congratulations on being one of them. I will have a look because I need some inspiration for the New Year! Hugs, Anne x

  8. Woohoo! Congrats!

  9. Wahoo girl. I just realized it was right here all along. xox

  10. Soooooooooooo exciting!!! CONGRATS!!!!!!!!

  11. That’s fantastic, Marjie – how exciting! I had a great time last year…
    Alison x