Craft Your Joy

Crafting Your Joy: Papercrafting + DIY Project Inspiration
I believe that taking time for yourself to create something with your hands is one of the most loving things you can do for your well-being.

Craft Your Joy

Creative time is healing.
It’s transformative.
It can bring more joy, positivity, and light into your life.

May you find pause from the hustle and pure joy in the making.

Exclusively with Gina K Designs

Craft Your Joy with Free Downloads

Free cut files and project idea sheets that accompany my stamp sets. 

You Are Project Idea Sheet


You Are Digital Die Cut Files
You Are Stamp Set Cut Files


Hello Beautiful Project Idea Sheet
Hello Beautiful Project Sheet


Hello Beautiful Digital Die Cut Files
Hello Beautiful Die Cut Promo


Today and Always Digital Die Cut Files


Daisy Die Cut File
Today and Always Free Download


You Being You Digital Die Cut Files



Craft Your Joy Tutorial Posts + Inspiration

Poinsettia Notecards and Gift Tags

Posh Poinsettia Notecard and Gift Tag Free Download

Just a little Gift of Grace from me to YOU! Exclusive notecard and gift tag set for email subscribers. Get on the list!

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Painting poinsettias in a bee paper watercolor sketchbook

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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Gina K Designs: October 2019 New Release Blog Hop | Day 3

It’s day 3 of the October Release and I’m SUPER EXCITED you are here. Today, It’s all about the wintery/holiday papercrafting goodness. It’s a little chilly, you may want to grab a scarf! Tee hee!

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