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Fairie Dust Mini Album Tutorial

Posted by Graphic 45 03/30/2018 18 Comment(s) Mini Albums,Tutorials,

Hello, G45ers!

 Did somebody say Friday?  We are excited to kick off the weekend with a fairy fabulous #G45Album Snapguide Tutorial.  This tutorial is brought to us by our uber talented Brand Ambassador, Lena Astafeva.  Lena uses our Fairie Dust collection to make this scrapbook masterpiece come alive.  Be sure to check out the step by step guide to learn new tips and tricks.  Now to kick off the weekend we have our weekly contest winner to announce!


This week’s prize package included a Cityscapes 8x8 Paper Pad, Butterfly Square Tag & Pocket Album, Door Knockers, and an ATC Alpha Banner Set, a $49 value… And the winner is… Martie Rollin!  

Martie had this to say on our Mix & Match Easter Card with Video Tutorial blog: “I have so enjoyed watching this card come together on the video. Well done! Lovely images for Spring and Easter.”


Big thanks to everyone who entered to win this week’s prize package, we always enjoy reading your comments, tips, and feedback.  Martie, please email to claim your prize package.  Congratulations!  


Fairie Dust Mini Album Tutorial

By Lena Astafeva


“I’ve made a magic album, used collection Fairie Dust.  Fairies always remind us of a magical land. Let this country come to life on the pages of the album. Check out my tutorial on Snapquide.” ~Lena


Check out How to Album Farie by Elena Astafeva on Snapguide.

How to Create a Fairie Dust Album



Graphic 45 Supplies:

Other Supplies:

  • fabric
  • carton
  • chipboards Scrapiniec
  • dies Fantasy


Graphic 45 Mini Album/ Journals Pinterest Board


Thanks for joining us for this spectacular tutorial.  We hope you carve out some time this weekend to try a new technique or two and be sure to let us how it goes!  Thanks to Lena for sharing this Fairie Dust mini and guide.  If you are ever in need of more inspiration be sure to check out our Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube channel.  Until then... 


Happy Papercrafting!

18 Comment(s)

Sharon Gullikson:
03/30/2018, 10:06:57 AM

What an album. The frame on the front adds to its specialness, along with the Fairy Dust images. LOVE the papers!!

Vanessa LeClear:
03/30/2018, 11:17:53 AM

Congratulations, Martie! Wow, Lena's album is gorgeous! Thanks for the tutorial.

Becca Yahrling:
03/30/2018, 11:21:49 AM

So girly and just stunning.

Kirsty Vittetoe:

Oooo How Pretty! Love this collection and the colors ♥

03/30/2018, 11:51:43 AM

Fabulous project. Thanks

Michele Lewis:
03/30/2018, 12:14:38 PM

This is so dainty and pretty! I especially love how Lena has used the die cuts to enhance this lovely album!

Cheryl Wells:
03/30/2018, 12:30:52 PM

Congratulations Martie!!!!! This little mini is adorable!!!

Ellen Haydon:
03/30/2018, 01:36:22 PM

This Album is so darling. My Great-Granddaughter will just love this. She is very into anything Fairy right now. Lena thank you for sharing your art with us.

Martie Rollin:
03/30/2018, 01:38:42 PM

Loved seeing the frame on every page idea...I'll definitely be trying this. Thanks for selecting my name for this most interesting prize package! A delightful Easter treat!

Kathleen E Capachione:
03/30/2018, 02:19:52 PM

Congratulations Martie! Great mini, thanks for all the wonderful ideas.

Kathleen E Capachione:
03/30/2018, 02:19:52 PM

Congratulations Martie! Great mini, thanks for all the wonderful ideas.

Barbara G.:
03/30/2018, 04:08:31 PM

Thank you Lena, for the stunning Fairy Dust album!! Congrats, Martie

Holly Hatch:
03/30/2018, 06:56:47 PM

What a BEAUTIFUL mini-album. And thank you, Lena, for giving us such clear, precise pictures, so we can recreate it! You are truly an ambassador for G45.

Glenda Buster:
03/30/2018, 09:33:27 PM

Lena the mini album is beautiful and your Snapguide tutorial is awesome. Thank you. Love Graphic 45!!!

03/30/2018, 10:04:30 PM,

Absolutely fabulous!

Anne McIntosh:
03/31/2018, 09:13:48 AM

I love anything having to do with Fairies (Faeries) or Butterflies! Lena has done a wonderful job with creating this mini album that I think I'll be able to duplicate within reason for my Faerie friends! Thank you for this inspirational project!

03/31/2018, 09:08:14 PM

Simply beautiful!

Arianna Barbara:
04/01/2018, 05:26:26 AM

Wow!!! Amazing!!! Congrats Martie!!! Happy Easter to everyone!!!

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