Kaleidoscope: Winter 2019 Sneak Peeks


Hello, G45ers!

 Today we 'Dare to be Different' with our 'Boldly Brilliant' new collection, Kaleidoscope.  This thrilling new collection is a blast to work with and will be great for so many types of projects, such as Mixed Media, Art Journaling, Scrapbook Layouts, cards, really just let your creativity go wild!  To showcase how stunning this collection is we have two Mixed Media Layouts by Brand Ambassador, Marilyn Rivera.  But first, we have our Sneak Peek Contest announced.  


(see full project below)


Would you like a chance to win?  


We thought you might, so here it is… We have fifteen $100 Winter Release Prize packages, featuring Love Notes, By the Sea, and a new Staple or two!  To enter to win leave a comment on the blog, Facebook, and/or Instagram.  


Winners will be announced on the blog Friday, January 18th, 2019!




A sequence of endless possibilities strung together into a uniquely beautiful kaleidoscope of color.  This collection comes to life with a rainbow of brilliant colors set on a dramatic black backdrop. Exotic patterns, animals, and imagination create a cheerful collection you’ll be ecstatic to play with.  Color your world with the vivid splendor of Kaleidoscope!


Collection includes 8 double-sided papers, 12×12 collection pack (new format; includes 16 sheets, 2 of each 8 designs & decorative sticker sheets. Only $20 MSRP),  8×8 paper pads, 12×12 Patterns & Solids pad, coordinating chipboard, cardstock tags & pockets, journaling & ephemera cards, and decorative cardstock stickers.



Kaleidoscope – Available Mid-March



Kaleidoscope Collection Pack 12” x 12”


  • New 16 double-sided 12×12-inch sheets – 2 each of 8 designs

  • Cover weight stickers

  • Features easy to use cut-apart and designer papers

  • Made in the USA – cover-weight papers are acid and lignin Free



Kaleidoscope 12” x 12” Patterns & Solids


  • New 16 double-sided sheets – 12×12-inch papers – 2 each of 8 designs

  • Features easy to use cut-apart and designer papers






Kaleidoscope 8”x8” Paper Pad


  • 24 double-sided 8×8-inch sheets – 3 each of 8 designs

  • Features easy to use cut-apart and designer papers

  • Made in the USA – cover-weight papers are acid and lignin Free





Dare to be Different


Awaken to Adventure


Boldly Brilliant


Flamboyant Odyssey


Fantastic Fantasy


Rainbow of Color


Joy in the Journey



Kaleidoscope Stickers


Kaleidoscope – Chipboard


  • 20 decorative embellishments

  • Sturdy die-cut chipboard – finished Size is 6 x 12.5-Inch


Kaleidoscope – Die-cut Tags & Pockets


  • 2 double-sided cardstock sheets contain 17 die-cut pieces

  • Beautifully detailed imagery on front and coordinating patterns on reverse


Kaleidoscope – Ephemera Cards


  • 32 individual journaling & ephemera cards

  • 2 each of 16 designs – (16) 4 x 6-inch & (16) 3×4-Inch





Mixed Media Kaleidoscope Layouts

By Marilyn Rivera


Pull out your scissors and paints and have some fun with Graphic 45’s bright and bold new Kaleidoscope collection.  The vivid color pallet will unleash your creativity. Here we have two mixed media layouts that have been layered with paint, Graphic 45 Staples, Die-cuts, all to frame beautiful photographs.  



Tip: Use found objects to created more dimension and texture.  Example: buttons, pearls, and gauze.



Tip: Pick a shape to create a focal a theme.  Such as the circles pictured here. Just cut in various sizes and ink the edges to make each layer pop.  




Graphic 45 Supplies:

Regular Tags—Black

Antique Brass Ornate Metal Key Holes

Shabby Chic Metal Clock Keys

Shabby Chic Ornate Metal Brads

Square Tag & Clock Dies



50% Off – Floral Shoppe
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Place your order today to take advantage of these great deals.  
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Happy Papercrafting!  We are in awe of the beauty and talent that went into creating this brilliant new collection, help us in giving both Diane Schultz the designer of the collection and CEO, as well as Marilyn a round of applause.  We want to thank you as well for stopping by and making these Sneak Peeks such a success!  Have a fantastic day, and as always… 

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