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#G45Card - Holiday Card Tutorial

Posted by Graphic 45 11/05/2018 34 Comment(s) Cards,Tutorials,


Hello, G45ers!

Welcome to a fun and simple card tutorial inspired by our #G45Card - November Challenge.  This tutorial is brought to us by Brand Ambassador, Ginger Ropp.  This card makes our Twelve Days of Christmas - Deluxe Collector’s Edition and Metal Key Holes shine with its elegant design.  So pull out your papers and get ready to create some stunning handmade cards!  


#G45Card - Twelve Days of Christmas

By Ginger Ropp


“The holidays are approaching so now is a good time to start creating your holiday cards. I have used the 12 Days of Christmas DCE to create a 6x6 top folding card for this months challenge #G45Card.  I have created a SnapGuide showing how to create this beautiful card.” ~Ginger


Check out How to #G45Card 12 Days of Christmas by Ginger Ropp on Snapguide.

How to #G45Card 12 Days of Christmas





Twelve Days of Christmas—Deluxe Collectors Edition

Antique Brass Ornate Metal Key Holes

Graphic 45 Supplies:


Other Supplies:

  • Ivory cardstock
  • Green and red cardstock
  • May Arts ribbon
  • Handmade flowers
  • Distress Oxide ink - walnut stain


Thank you for joining us for this card makers dream tutorial, and to Ginger for sharing your talents.  Be sure to try out this tutorial and leave your feedback in the comments below.  Have a great week, and as always... 


Happy Papercrafting!  

34 Comment(s)

Bev Drake:
11/05/2018, 11:46:02 AM

A lovely Xmas card . One without snow scenes & more suited to our warm Australian Xmas! It's still wonderful to recieve cards in the mail ! Bev

11/05/2018, 11:57:32 AM

What a lovely card! Thank you for sharing the tutorial - I always have such a hard time selecting coordinating layers, but you make it easy!

Regina Harrison:
11/05/2018, 12:09:58 PM

This card is very pretty and easy to make. I love it:)

11/05/2018, 12:14:49 PM

Beautiful card and great tutorial.

Sandra Rice:
11/05/2018, 12:15:10 PM

Love the slide show tutorial...especially for simple projects. Seeing sequence of layers makes it easy to follow. Thanks Ginger!

Ellen Haydon:
11/05/2018, 12:32:00 PM

What a lovely Christmas Card. Christmas colors are somehow more sparkly at this time of your. I sure hope to see many more. Ellen from Phoenix. Ellen from Phoenix

Martie Rollin:
11/05/2018, 12:44:57 PM

Love the festive colors of this traditional card. Beautifully designed placement of elements. Love Ginger's work!Merry Holly to us all!

Sue MacFall:
11/05/2018, 12:46:51 PM

Lovely bright and cheery card. Thank you Ginger !!

Denise Evans:
11/05/2018, 12:52:35 PM, Google

I love this paper! The graphics and colors are wonderful and the keyhole accent is perfect! I think I will try this card. Thanks for the inspiration!!

Jane S:
11/05/2018, 12:55:07 PM

Lovely card. This paper has so many possibilities

Barbara Millar:
11/05/2018, 01:00:23 PM

Lovely card thx for the recipe will give it a try

11/05/2018, 01:12:34 PM

Gorgeous seasonal card - very inspiring. thanks.

Debbie Baez:
11/05/2018, 01:13:13 PM

Beautiful card Ginger! Just lovely! Thank you for the easy to follow instructions! Will definitely try this one!

Sue D:
11/05/2018, 01:16:12 PM

Pretty papers and I like the key hole.

Stephanie Cook:
11/05/2018, 01:48:03 PM

So pretty, thank you for sharing your talent.

Frances White:
11/05/2018, 01:53:25 PM

The card is absolutely gorgeous and the tutorial is easy to follow

Jan Kennedy:
11/05/2018, 01:54:57 PM

Slick - and gives me some ideas....!

Anne McIntosh:
11/05/2018, 02:05:45 PM

Beautiful Christmas card! Great tutorial and paper collection. Thanks!

Kate LeBlanc:
11/05/2018, 02:58:34 PM

Beautiful card, great inspiration for getting into the Christmas mood.

Robbie Cornell:
11/05/2018, 03:29:40 PM

Great paper and excellent design equal an amazing card.

Paula R:
11/05/2018, 03:33:12 PM

Love this card. On my to make list. Thanks Ginger!

11/05/2018, 04:41:28 PM

Such a great vintage collection! Love the keyhole on the card.

She Fowl:
11/05/2018, 04:57:13 PM

Nice SnapGuide...easy to follow...thanks, Ginger.

11/05/2018, 07:04:52 PM

Absolutely beautiful card! So inspirational!

11/05/2018, 07:38:11 PM

This card is beautiful! Thanks for sharing the directions Ginger.

Natalie Godfrey:
11/05/2018, 08:14:45 PM

Thank you for sharing this is a pretty card!

Glenda Buster:
11/05/2018, 08:40:00 PM

Beautiful card! Thank you for the Snapguide tutorial ❤️♥️.

Kirsty Vittetoe:

I love the beautiful project you showed us! The colors, shapes, etc. Love! Thanks for sharing!

Dorothy McCarthy:
11/06/2018, 06:27:07 AM, handmadebydorothy.blogdspot.com

Gorgeous Card!!!

Sharon Gullikson:
11/06/2018, 08:29:35 AM

The addition of acorns is wonderful. I love this collection of papers--I have always loved the song and images embedded in it. What a great creation you made.

Brian Poteraj:
11/06/2018, 12:22:49 PM

What a great way to showcase this line. You fit the papers and embellishments together so well.

Deborah Cook:
11/07/2018, 09:31:14 AM

Such a gorgeous card. Ginger always Rocks the G45 papers. :)

Teresa Trump:
11/07/2018, 01:18:45 PM

This is a great card, so heart warming. Love the elements.

Kathleen E. Capachione:
11/08/2018, 10:05:48 AM

Thank You Ginger!!! Always love your creations.......

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