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Fairy Sweet Card Tutorial

Posted by Graphic 45 04/09/2018 43 Comment(s) Cards,Tutorials,Videos,

Hello, G45ers!

 Welcome back to the Graphic 45 blog. Our Brand Ambassador, Aneta Matuszewska, has been very busy whipping up this Fairy Sweet Card Tutorial for us to share with you.  Aneta has created a step by step video tutorial so you too can create your own shabby chic magic.  This delightful card features two of our best selling paper collections of all time, Fairie Dust and Once Upon a Springtime - DCE.  Fairie Dust is currently at the printers being reprinted for the fourth time!  We will have the 12x12 collection pack back in stock by the end of April 2018.  Now, before we get started we wanted to announce this week's blog contest.  See the details below.


Weekly Blog Contest

  Just leave a comment here on the blog, Instagram, and/or  Facebook to be entered to win! This week’s prize package includes a Midnight Masquerade 12x12 Patterns & Solids Paper Pad, an 8x8 Paper Pad, Die-Cut Tags & Pockets, Chipboard, Ephemera Cards, and Ivory Square Tags, a $58 value.  The winner will be announced on the blog, Friday, April 13th, 2018.



Fairy Sweet Card Tutorial

By Aneta Matuszewska


Hello there dear blog peeps,


I don’t know about you but I love Fairies.

I was very excited when G45 launched

Fairie Dust Collection.


This project is a mix of two collections.

You’ll find details in my video tutorial below:



And here comes a tutorial:


Fairie Dust Romantic Card Tutorial for G45, by Aneta Matuszewska


Thank you so much for stopping by

and have a nice day!




Graphic 45 Supplies:


Looking for more Shabby Chic projects from Aneta?

Check out this dreamy craft organizer.

Shabby Chic Sewing Box

By Aneta Matuszewska


“Hello everybody, how are you doing in 2018?

My first DT project for G45 in 2018 is of course

a very shabby project:



Rectangle shabby lace box tutorial for G45, by Aneta Matuszewska


Thank you for stopping by for this dreamy tutorial, and big thanks to Aneta for sharing all your amazing layering techniques.  Be sure to leave your feedback and tips below, and you will be entered to win this week's blog prize.  See you again tomorrow for another edition of our 3x3 Craft Basket Challenge.  

Happy Papercrafting!

43 Comment(s)

Kristina Vazquez:
04/09/2018, 11:59:04 AM

I've been so busy busy busy ceeating with some wonderful G45 collections. Thank you all so much for the DAILY inspiration to create. I absolutely love both of these new collections and wouldn't mind winning to be able to create even MORE!

Vanessa LeClear:
04/09/2018, 12:01:42 PM

Aneta's projects are gorgeous! Thanks for the inspiration.

Sharon Gullikson:
04/09/2018, 12:03:35 PM

I LOVE this collection. And the little spool and scissors is really cute on your project. It makes it extra, extra special :)

Cindy Pratt:
04/09/2018, 12:24:18 PM

I just love the fairy dust and fairy garden collection. They are so pretty and sweet.

Michele Lewis:
04/09/2018, 12:26:58 PM

So beautiful and delicate looking! I love it!

Kirsty vittetoe:

Absolutely beautiful, adore the feminine touch!

Barbara G.:
04/09/2018, 12:28:03 PM

Love the Fairy Dust card & the collection box. Thank you for sharing these with us. G45 always rewards us with a collection every week to create something beautiful. Thank you!

Gerry Wolfe:
04/09/2018, 12:36:27 PM

Beautiful cards. The Fairie Dust collection is beautiful. The projects that have been posted on your blog are absolutely gorgeous. The G45 design team is very talented.

Neely Phelps:
04/09/2018, 12:39:26 PM

Love the Fairie Dust card, the detail is awesome! Thank you for sharing, Aneta!

Martie Rollin:
04/09/2018, 12:41:39 PM

I have so enjoyed watching both these video tutorials!! Seeing all the parts come together is quite inspirational. Thanks!

Ellen Haydon:
04/09/2018, 12:57:53 PM

I have made so many cards from the Once Upon a Springtime collections for the Thank You cards I made for my husbands clients. I loved the Faire Dust collection when it first came out. I am not surprised that they are reprinting.Ellen from Phoenix AZ

Sue D:
04/09/2018, 01:02:10 PM

So cute. I like all the lacey trims.

Regina Harrison:
04/09/2018, 01:35:11 PM

These are both very pretty, especially the box. Thank you for the tutorials

Diane F:
04/09/2018, 01:57:35 PM

Faire Dust projects are always so magical! Today's inspiration is lovely. Thank you for sharing.

Suzy Q:
04/09/2018, 02:25:27 PM

Very shabby chic and very cute too!

Zelda Coetzee:
04/09/2018, 02:39:27 PM

Beautiful work. Love all the little details. You did the papers proud!

04/09/2018, 02:49:29 PM

Thank you for the tutorial Aneta. Your card is simply beautiful. I am glad to read that Faerie Dust is being reprinted. I have visited several scrapbook stores to buy some - and they are all done to very meagre offerings.

Kathleen E Capachione:
04/09/2018, 03:07:35 PM

Beautiful, Thanks for sharing.

Glenda Buster:
04/09/2018, 03:16:40 PM

Beautiful and delicate! ❤️❤️❤️ Both the card and sewing box are awesome.

Stephanie Dinnell:
04/09/2018, 03:29:36 PM,

Love the Fairy Dust collection, so pretty and thanks for great tutorial! I'd love to win this prize package!

Donna Leutloff:
04/09/2018, 03:29:58 PM

So feminine! I love the combo of Fairy Dust and Once Upon a Springtime on the card. Oh my Midnight Masquerade! So reminds me of New Orleans/French Quarter/and Beignets!

04/09/2018, 03:48:39 PM

Love the new fairy dust collection!!! Hard to find graphic 45 stuff in my area...need to order online but want to see and feel!!Thanks for the beautiful collections!Kelly

Peggy Salyer:
04/09/2018, 04:28:03 PM

These are such beautiful things you have prepared for us to see. I would love to win this set and make my own beautiful cards.

Sharon Clabaugh:
04/09/2018, 05:04:09 PM

What a talented gal. Great prize to win, great inspiration for sure.

Carol Glascock:
04/09/2018, 06:13:15 PM

I love the Fairie Dust card! It’s gorgeous! I think I’m going to try making it tonight. And the chance to win the Midnight Masquerade package is the icing on the cake!

Crystal Goetz:
04/09/2018, 06:18:57 PM

With Graphic 45's vast collection of beautiful designs, the future is bright. I am dreaming of all the creations that are made possible by using these lovelies. Thanks for the chance to win!

04/09/2018, 10:11:30 PM,

So sweet!

Masayo Cole:
04/10/2018, 02:19:43 AM

Beautiful! G-45's vivid colors always moves me to create, and with projects like this one, I have to pull out the supplies. So many nieces that would love this card.

Dorothy McCarthy:
04/10/2018, 05:57:46 AM,

I love this paper!! Excellent!!

Arianna Barbara:
04/10/2018, 06:21:06 AM

Wow! Love fairies and shabby chic projects!!!

04/10/2018, 09:04:04 AM

I just adore these papers

Sandra Featherston:
04/10/2018, 12:34:07 PM

So lovely. Absolutely beautiful. Thank you for a chance to win.

Judith Kaufman:
04/10/2018, 12:53:43 PM

I’d love to win. Your papers are awesome and quality is top notch! Thank you for continually inspiring me.

Sue MacFall:
04/10/2018, 01:08:53 PM

Shabby chic - brilliant. Both projects are so exciting, thank you.

Gail Cieslak:
04/10/2018, 02:42:09 PM

Thank you so much for the beautiful inspiration. Love love love Graphic 45.

04/10/2018, 03:31:32 PM

Beautiful projects-gorgeous. Thanks for the inspiration.

04/10/2018, 06:36:59 PM

Love the shabby chic look. Thank you for sharing and the inspiration. Graphic 45 creates the best papers !!

Kim Persinger:
04/10/2018, 07:55:50 PM

Thank you very much for sharing more ideas on how to use the gorgeous Fairie Dust papers. I got it from you all over the holidays as a gift to myself. I absolutely love using it I different projects. The colors are outstanding!

04/10/2018, 09:17:13 PM

Simply beautiful.

04/11/2018, 09:05:49 PM

Beautiful crafting papers as always!!!

Diana Gibson:
04/12/2018, 07:21:28 AM

I love this collection!! Simply beautiful!!

04/12/2018, 05:15:43 PM

Awh such darling ideas...thanks for the videos, always makes it look so much easier...please don't stop sending them with the ideas..G45 is just the best!!

Karen Rice:
04/12/2018, 07:24:45 PM

Beautiful work on the fairy card! Both projects have such detail added to them!

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