Painting poinsettias in a bee paper watercolor sketchbook

Painting Whimsical Poinsettias + Watercolor FUN FIND (HINT: It’s a BOX)

Published on 12/06/2019

Today, I’m sharing a little watercolor poinsettia paint-a-long, some “new to me” watercolor brushes AND a super fun watercolor palette (paintbox) I found at TARGET. Yep, Target! I get a little excited about this watercolor fun find!

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This is a vintage inspired christmas card using Gina K Designs products

Card Tutorial: Vintage Inspired Christmas Card with Gina K Designs

Published on 12/03/2019

In today’s card tutorial video, I’m sharing how to create a vintage Christmas inspired card design with a non-traditional color palette. After some simple stamp layering and die-cutting, this card comes together quickly creating a vintagey ornament look for your card front just in time for the holidays.

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Painting Laurel Wreaths

Painting Laurel Wreaths with Dr. PH Martin’s Hydrus Watercolors

Published on 11/26/2019

Today, I’m sharing a little paint-a-long and talking a bit about Dr. Ph Martins Hydrus Watercolors. I just wanted to give you some time to pause and paint and enJOY the process.

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DIY Project with Embroidery Hoop

Paper Art Project: Embroidery Hoop Ornament with Stamps and Inks

Published on 11/19/2019

In today’s tutorial video, I’m sharing how to create an embroidery hoop art ornament with stamps, inks and a little bit of whimsy. This project makes a great gift and is a fun home decor piece. I’ll walk you through how to create a fabric look with watercolor paper too!

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Embroidery Hoop Art Style Card Design

Card Tutorial: Layers, Texture and Hoop Art Style

Published on 11/12/2019

In today’s video, I’m sharing how to stamp layers, and texture without adding a lot of height to the card. I’m also sharing details on how to bring together a fall color palette and mashing up stamp sets to create an organic 3D hoop style card design.

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Creating texture with watercolor card

Card Tutorial: Creating Simple Textures for Cardmaking

Published on 11/05/2019

I’m sharing some simple tips for creating texture without height AND I’m diving deeper into how I changed the design of the card “on the fly” after feeling it was not going the way I thought it would in my head.

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You Being You Card with a Fall Color Palette

Card Tutorial: Stamp Kissing + Pattern Texture Techniques

Published on 10/29/2019

In today’s video tutorial, I’m sharing some tips on creating with a fall color palette and layering stamps to create textured patterns for your card projects.

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The You Being You Stamp Set with Gina K Designs

Gina K Designs: Introducing the You Being You Stamp Set

Published on 10/22/2019

I’m super excited to share a preview of my brand new stamp set with Gina K Designs called “You Being You.” In this video, I’m sharing project inspiration and a behind-the-scenes look at what inspired me to illustrate this set.

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Creating watercolor effects with water-based markers

Watercolor Marker Quick Tip for Cardmaking

Published on 10/08/2019

In today’s video tutorial, I’m answering a watercolor marker question I get asked a lot and I’m breaking down the watercolor technique.

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Watercolor Pencil Tutorial 3 ways

Watercolor Tutorial: Three Simple Techniques with Watercolor Pencils

Published on 10/01/2019

Today, I’m taking a deeper dive and sharing a mini watercolor pencil technique lesson to help familiarize you more with possibilities. You can give this technique a go with any brand of watercolor pencil you have in your stash. I’m using Faber Castell Albrecht Durer pencils in this video. 

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