Author Archives: Evelyn

About Evelyn

I created this little blog so that I could have a place to show different crafts that I make for my family, my friends, my students, and myself! I have always enjoyed crafting. I particularly love paper, and that's what I'm currently working with.

The Merry Christmas Challenge #21 – Holly and Ivy

Welcome to challenge 21 for The Merry Christmas Challenge Blog.  It’s always anything (Christmas) goes, but there is an optional theme each week.  This week it’s holly and ivy. I made a card to add to my 2018 stash.The beautiful … Continue reading

Posted in Paper Crafting | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

DCD Turtle Day

How fun!  I never knew there was a turtle day, but I guess there’s a day for just about everything, huh?  We are celebrating turtles this week at Die Cuttin’ Divas and we hope you’ll join us! For my project, … Continue reading

Posted in Paper Crafting | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Cut it Up – Cats or Dogs?

Dogs.  Definitely dogs.  Enough said. (I don’t want to get myself in trouble . . .) Which do you prefer?  That’s the question this challenge at Cut it Up. I made this swing card for my neighbors whose dog had … Continue reading

Posted in Other Crafts | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

I hit 200!

My Little Craft Blog doesn’t seem so “little” anymore!  It certainly took awhile (I started this blog in 2010) but I just hit the 200 email followers!  I’m grateful for each of you.  Thank you for taking the time to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 5 Comments

PDE Challenges #20 – Photo Inspiration

It’s a photo challenge this week at Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges featuring a perfect springtime activity – bike riding!  The only kind of bike I ride anymore is the stationary bike in my basement.  I have many skills, but staying … Continue reading

Posted in Paper Crafting | Tagged , , | 3 Comments

Die Cuttin’ Divas – Favorite Color Combination

What’s your favorite color combination?  That’s the question this week at Die Cuttin Divas. If you ask what is my favorite color, that’s easy: brown.  Second favorite is orange.   However, I’m not all that skilled with putting colors together, … Continue reading

Posted in Paper Crafting | Tagged , | 7 Comments

Off my needles (in case you were wondering!)

In this post I showed you several knitting projects I was working on.  I got most of their knitting done on a trip to New Jersey to see family that weekend, then blocked and ends woven in by the end … Continue reading

Posted in Knitting | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments