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

Gina K Designs: October 2019 New Release Blog Hop | Day 2

It’s day 2 of the October Release and I’m SUPER EXCITED you are here. Today, I’m sharing my new stamp set YOU BEING you along with Hannah’s new set YOU WARM MY HEART. Not gonna lie, I’m nerding out a bit today I have so many fun things to share.

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Peace Watercolor Card

Gina K Designs: October 2019 New Release Blog Hop | Day 1

Welcome to the Gina K Designs October 2019 New Release Blog Hop, Day 1! Today, I’m sharing inspiration from the illustrator team! So many great Holiday Themed ideas inside. Woot!

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The You Being You Stamp Set with Gina K Designs

Gina K Designs: Introducing the You Being You Stamp Set

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

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

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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Watercolor Wreath Cards

Whimsical Floral Wreaths: Online Course Now Available!

NEW Online Watercolor Course is LIVE! The painting Whimsical Wreaths course is now available. In this class, you will learn how to paint whimsical floral wreaths to make handmade greeting cards.

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Painting Watercolor Florals in a Bee Paper Company Watercolor Sketchbook

Painting with Dr. Ph Martin’s Radiant Watercolors

I’m sharing a little watercolor paint-a-long using Dr. Ph Martin’s Radiant Watercolors in my Bee Paper Company Watercolor Sketchbook. HOLY SMOKES they are BRIGHT. Let’s explore and have fun in your watercolor practice.

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Watercolor Card using Albrecht Durer Watercolor Pencils

Card Tutorial: Washy Watercolor Effects with Gina K Designs and Albrecht Durer Watercolor Pencils

Today, I’m sharing tips and techniques for creating washy washy watercolor effects using Albrecht Durer Watercolor Pencils. You can use any watercolor pencils you have in your stash to do this technique.

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Watercolor Floral with Albrecht Durer Watercolors

Watercolor Florals with Albrecht Durer Watercolor Markers and Pencils

In this video, I’m sharing a watercolor floral paint-a-long that’s mix mashes up some of my favorite watercolor supplies: paint from Daniel Smith, watercolor pencils and watercolor markers from Albrecht Durer.

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