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.

DCD #337 – October sketch, 2017

It’s the first Tuesday of the month and you know what that means!  A new sketch from Die Cuttin’ Divas!  This one’s a little bit different.  I like the triangle background.  It kind of reminds me of a picture frame, … Continue reading

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Simple cards

Going through my craft stuff I found some partly-finished cards from when I was teaching my students how to make them.  I had brought in a few very basic supplies including a one inch circle punch.  I made this first … Continue reading

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DCD #336 – Baseball Season Ends

This Die Cuttin’ Divas challenge was so difficult for me!!   Why??  I don’t know any baseball fans.  I kept trying to think of anything to make with a baseball theme but I couldn’t think of anything that I could actually … Continue reading

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Cut it Up – Change is Good!

Generally, I like things to stay the way I’m used to them, but sometimes change is good, like when you recycle old things into new things!  That’s the point of this challenge at Cut it Up.  It’s altered or recycled … Continue reading

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A birthday card

Just wandering through the photos on my computer and realized that I’ve never shown this pretty card from the Silhouette Design Store.  It’s really a thank you card but I made it a birthday card.  It’s design #14207 by Lori … Continue reading

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DCD #335 – National Coffee Day

Aside from drinking pots and pots of coffee, we at Die Cuttin’ Divas are  celebrating National Coffee Day by making projects with a coffee theme or with shades of brown.  Brown happens to be my favorite color, and coffee happens … Continue reading

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Stick it Down – September, 2017

Here’s this month’s card sketch from Stick it Down!  This one was a bit tricky for me.  I looked at it again and again and nothing came to me; sometimes I take sketches way too literally.  Finally I told myself … Continue reading

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