Let it Bee: Winter 2022 Sneak Peeks


Hello, G45ers!

  It is day 2 of the Graphic 45 Winter Sneak Peeks, and today’s unveiling couldn’t bee more bee-u-tiful!  We are pleased to introduce our warm sunflower-filled collection, Let it Bee.  This collection is full of sweet as can bee sentiments and gorgeous images, perfect for your card making, mini albums, and papercrafts.  To give you a little taste of this paper collection, the lovely and talented, Annette Green has created a Slimline Card and Tag to share with you.  Bee sure to leave what you will be creating with this collection in the comments below and you will be entered to win one of our 15 Winter Sneak Peek Prizes!


Join us all week for new collections and Staple reveals.

Sneak Peek Day 1: Cottage Life




Would you like a chance to win?

We thought you might, so here it is… We have a total of 15 $100 Winter Release Prize Packages, 3 from our weekend contest, and 3 more for each Sneak Peek Blog post (Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday)!  To enter to win leave a comment on the blog, Facebook, and/or Instagram.

Winners will be announced on the blog Friday, January 14th, 2022!


Let it Bee 

Let it Bee is a bright, fun, and bee-u-tiful collection by Graphic 45.  Full of vibrant sunflowers, golden bees, and bright red poppies all set on a striking black backdrop.  And remember even busy bees stop to smell the flowers.

The collection includes 8 double-sided papers, 12×12 collection pack (includes 16 sheets, 2 of each 8 designs & decorative sticker sheets),  8×8 paper pad, 12×12 Patterns & Solids pad, coordinating Chipboard, Journaling Cards, Ephemera Assortment, and decorative Cardstock Stickers.


Let it Bee – Available Late-February


Let it Bee Collection Pack 12” x 12”

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

  • 2 – 6×12-inch Cover weight sticker sheets

  • Features easy to use cut-apart and designer papers

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



Let it Bee 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



Let it Bee 8” x 8” 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



Let it Bee


Life is Bee-u-tiful


Queen Bee


Love and Bee Loved


Sweet as Can Bee


Bee my Honey


Busy Bee


Just Bee Cause


Let it Bee Stickers


Let it Bee – Chipboard

  • 20+ decorative embellishments

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



Let it Bee – Journaling Cards

  • 32 individual journaling & ephemera cards

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



Let it Bee – Ephemera Assortment

  • 42 Double-sided assorted die-cut pieces



Let it Bee Stamps (new!)

  • 6 photopolymer stamps

  • Made in the USA

  • Use the stamps with an acrylic block and inks of your choice


Slimline Card and Tag

By Annette Green


Add a little sunshine with a handmade Birthday Card or Tag.  Just pull out your fine-tipped scissors and Pearl Gems to create a heartfelt gift.

Supply List:

Let it Bee – Collection Pack

Matte Pearl Gems

Regular Tag – Black 

File Folder & Sentiments Metal Dies





Happy Papercrafting!


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142 Responses

  1. This new collection Let It Bee has got to be #1! Love, love, love! Can’t say enough how wonderful this line is. So excited to have an opportunity to win. Will definitely be purchasing otherwise. G45 you rock!

  2. Let it Bee is my absolute favorite. Last year I started crafting with bee accessories and couldn’t stop! Win or not, I will have to add this to my stash. 🐝. 🐝🌻🌻

  3. Oh my goodness!!! I am blown away at the beauty of this collection! Sunflowers are my favorite flower and you do not disappoint, also bee’s are cool too. This is on my wish list for sure.

  4. This collection will become an album in honor of a friend that passed away just recently. She loved Bees and made many cards incorporating Bees. This will be a lovely reminder of her and a great gift to be given to her husband.

  5. This Let It Bee collection is Happiness personified! Love the rich palette and really cheery graphics. Very happy you included the always totally fabulous Annette Green in the preview and her extraordinary designs!!!

  6. Just gorgeous!!!! I LOVE this new collection of sunflowers! So heartwarming and cheerful! The card ideas are reeling in my head to use this collection on some special cards.

  7. Not sure what I would make with this collection, but whatever it is, I know it will be stunning because of the strong color palette. I really love the sunflowers and the black backgrounds. I will be so much fun to play with!

  8. I absolutely LOVE the new “Let It Bee” collection. The bright and happy images and color scheme is right up my alley. Can’t wait until it’s all available.

  9. You continue to amaze me with the incredibly beautiful and inspiring papers, journaling cards and die cuts. Let it Bee is so beautiful and I cannot wait for February.
    Love what you do!

  10. Sunflowers, honey bees, and red poppies, a perfect combination for this set! I have been looking for a paper collection to make a photo journal for my daughter-in-law Melissa, whose name means “honey bee”. Now I have finally found it! I can hardly wait for it to come out in February so I can get started on the project for her. Thank you!

  11. I can’t believe we have to wait till February to be able to purchase this Let it Bee delicious and sweet as honey set!!!! I have to remind myself it’s not an eternity, but it can feel like one before we can get all this goodness! *sigh*

  12. Love the rich, deep colors in this collection. I make cards and mini-albums. This will be perfect for so many birthdays, Mother’s Day and more! And the new stamp set is going to see a lot of use, too. So glad you are bringing back stamps to match collections.

  13. BEE still my creative BEE-ting heart! Bee themed cards have always been a favorite since I started making my own cards. LOVE all the bee images paired with a summer favorite, sunflowers. Looking forward to adding this entire collection to my inventory. Thank you for this opportunity!

  14. Gorgeous collection. Such rich colors. I love sunflowers and this collection showcases them beautifully. It would make a stunning fall mini album. So far the winter sneak peeks are amazing.

  15. I absolutely love this collection! I am buzzing with happiness just looking at all the beautiful pages, then you throw in the new stamps – AWESOME!!

  16. so fabulous. Last year I made a bee book and with this wonderful collection it looks like I will be making another one. Love love love the sunflowers too.

  17. This iis just stunning!! I have a project that needs this paper. Unfortunately it’s due before the paper will be available. But I WILL find othe projects for it. I’m going for the whole collection.

  18. This is a really awesome collection! Love, love sunflowers and bees. I’ll make lots of cards. This is a perfect collection for scrapbook pages featuring my daughter, son-in-law, and the grandkids with their yearly sunflower garden.

  19. Love this collection! Being from Kansas, the Sunflower State, I’m excited to make cards for all my friends back home. I also make cards in association with Letters Against Isolation, and I know seniors will absolutely love cards made with these papers. Nice job, Graphic 45!

  20. Well…if I don’t win…you bet I’ll bEE the first in line to purchase this amazing collection of bees and sunflowers! Just stunning…love the card too!

  21. Definitely going into my kitchen with the French Country theme. I have two flower pots on my windowsill that needs to be recovered and a new recipe box!

  22. I love this collection, and can’t wait to bee inspired to create a bee-utiful album using Let It Bee 🐝 plus additional Graphic 45 album and staples. You have knocked it out of the park with this 🐝-utiful collection!!!

  23. Bee-utiful collection. I’m looking forward to its release. Project ideas are buzzing through my mind. Cards, scrapbook pages…
    —-“Bee-th”. (Beth)

  24. Gorgeous collection! Both my daughter and daughter-in-law love bees and sunflowers. I can make them each a beautiful, I mean Bee-U-tee-ful, gardening journal.

  25. This Kansas girl loves these big beautiful sunflowers! But you don’t have to be from Kansas to love this gorgeous paper collection! Thank you for the opportunity to win it! I’m already dreaming of what I’ll create!

  26. Who doesn’t love sunflowers ? There’s just something about their glorious faces following the sun that makes my heart happy. The gorgeous golds and greens look so lush and make me think of days when I was a little girl and picked them from the side of the road at my grandfather’s and gave them to my mother…such precious memories, she was so pleased. Thanks G45 for the lovely collection, it’s a winner.

  27. I see an album for my sister in law made from this collection. She loves sunflowers and who doesn’t love the colorful look of look of our favorite pollinators!

  28. What a wonderful time of year to release a collection so full of sunshine! This one will have all of us longing for summer… BUT with this collection, I’m sure the wait will be easy!!! Way to go, G45…

  29. The rich, rich, rich colors really stand out to me. I also LOVE the patterns–the bees and honeycomb pattern, the Sunflowers and tiny other flowers. What a wonderfully happy collection.

  30. Is it late February yet? Of the three pre-views, this is the collection I have immediate ideas for (though I still think Cottage Life might be my number 1….or was it the Safari one?). I’m going to try reallllly hard to be patient AND budget myself so I can treat myself to all three collections!

  31. Oh my gosh!!!!!!! I am so in LOVE with this . My granddaughter is in love with sunflowers like I am. She will love the mini photo album I will make. I can’t hardly wait!!!!!

  32. OH MY WORD! SUNFLOWERS, SUNFLOWERS AND MORE SUNFLOWERS! You have hit a home run on this one ladies!!!!! Love it – can hardly wait for it to become available!!!

  33. This is going to be my favorite by far. My whole family loves sunflower everything. I’m going to make a scrapbook in memory of my mother in law(more like a mom) to take up north to our river house. Planting sunflowers in her memory in my garden. She always planted some for me and my girls in every house we lived (military family). This is a perfect pattern for us. Thanks for creating it.♥️

  34. Oh wow! Two of my favorite things! Bees and sunflowers… I’m in love! I would definitely make something for myself for once. Lol absolutely beautiful! 🥰

  35. I will be creating and beautiful Recipe Album using the waterfall design, my creation will have mult-pocket on front and back inside covers, and pockets on inside binding. The waterfall attached to the back inside of the album will hold 40 recipe cards designed for each person I create them for. This paper will be perfect for my Granddaughter who love Sunflowers.

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