Craft Your Joy
Joy Comes from the Making. Clarity Comes through the Craft!

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



Woodland Whimsy Project Idea Sheet
Woodland Whimsy Sketch Ideas


Craft Your Joy Tutorial Posts + Inspiration

You Anchor Me Stamp Set with Gina K Designs

Introducing the You Anchor Me Stamp Set with Gina K Designs

I’m super excited to share a preview of my brand new stamp set with Gina K Designs called “You Anchor Me.” 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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This is a card using watercolor techniques

Card Tutorial: Card Tutorial: Simple Watercolor Backgrounds with Inks

Today, I’m sharing how to create simple watercolor backgrounds for your cards. This technique is great for beginners. The whole card comes together quick and easy with punches of color that are bold and vibrant.

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This is a card inspired by the 80's colors

Card Tutorial: Flower Power Inspired Card Design with Electro Pop Inks from Gina K Designs

Today, I’m sharing my first video tutorial for 2020 and it’s GLOWING! Tee hee! I’m sharing an 80’s inspired floral card with NEON inks designed by Gina K Designs. I’ve been wanting to show off these fun inks in a tutorial for a while. The inks are super-charged with vibrancy and a lot of fun to create with.

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Seasons Givings Blog Hop

Seasons Givings Blog Hop 2020

Welcome to the 2020 Seasons Givings Blog Hop! Sharing inspiration and the JOY of making.

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This is a holiday card design with a botanical feel

Card Tutorial: Quick + Easy Holiday Botanical Card with Gina K Designs

I’ve mashed up a few Gina K Designs stamp sets to create this botanical card tutorial with a whimsical color palette. If you’re short on time and need a quick holiday card, this is for you. You can also modify this design and color palette for any time of the year!

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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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