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.

Halloween mash-ups

While “cleaning my craft room” this past week, I took a peek into my Unfinished Projects box and found a bunch of Halloween card fronts.  I also took time to organize my stash of cards and found many left over … Continue reading

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DCD #328 – August 2017 Sketch

The first challenge of every month at Die Cuttin’ Divas is always a sketch.  Here’s the one for August! I print and cut some pretty clovers using a png file from Fleurette Bloom and adhered them to a cute scalloped … Continue reading

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Cut it Up – Friendship

We’re celebrating friendship this week at Cut it Up Challenges.  Friends can be people you see every day, or people who you cherish but only get to see rarely.  When I think of friendship, I remember this old Girl Scout … Continue reading

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DCD #327 – Under the Sea

Darling it’s better down where it’s wetter, take it from me! I told you there’s a song for every occasion!  Hee, hee! Here’s my Under the Sea project for Die Cuttin’ Divas’s 327th challenge.  It’s the second altered notebook I … Continue reading

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DCD #326 – Sci-Fi: Aliens, UFOs or Space

Space and Sci-Fi are very interesting topics for me; astronomy is my favorite science.  For this Die Cuttin’ Diva Sci-Fi challenge, I made an astronaut-shaped card! The file was from Designs on Cloud 9.  It’s an svg company that has … Continue reading

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Stick it Down – July 2017

  This month’s sketch from Stick it Down was fun to work with.  At first I thought I’d use washi tape for the bottom stripe and then do some stitching with my sewing machine, but I didn’t have the time … Continue reading

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Cut it Up Christmas in July

I love Christmas in July!!  It’s a good time to start on Christmas cards, and the awesome files we got from our Cut it Up sponsor, The Cutting Cafe, really inspired me.  I had so much fun, I got six … Continue reading

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