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.

PDE Challenges #26 – Mermaids

Our challenge this week at Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges is Mermaids!  And they are such fun!  Unless you’re talking about the mermaids in the Harry Potter movies, which I’m re-watching for the hundredth time for background “noise” while I knit … Continue reading

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Die Cuttin’ Divas – Butterflies

Our theme this week at Die Cuttin’ Divas is butterflies!  There are so many beautiful butterfly cuts, but I always go back to this favorite from Designs on Cloud 9.  That online store is out of business now, but the … Continue reading

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The Merry Christmas Challenge #25 – Memories

The optional Merry Christmas Challenge this week is Memories.  It could be photo cards, scrapbook pages/albums, anything like that.  I made a cute little photo stand just by folding a piece of cardstock in half and adding an adorable die … Continue reading

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Die Cuttin’ Divas – Embossing

The challenge this week at Die Cuttin’ Divas is embossing.  I chose heat embossing for this challenge – something I rarely use, so I challenged myself! The focal image is from the Cricut cartridge, Sweet Treats, and the sentiment is … Continue reading

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Stick it Down June, 2018

Here’s this month’s card sketch from Stick it Down!  You still have plenty of time to play – until the end of the month.  And this is a really easy sketch to inspire you! I needed a graduation card for … Continue reading

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Cut it Up – Anything But a Card

It’s an ABC (Anything But a Card) challenge at Cut it Up!  I made two little boxes using files from our awesome sponsor, Ink on 3.  I had such a blast making them!  The 2.5″ x 2.5″ boxes themselves are … Continue reading

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Did you ever have this happen?

I treated my Cameo to a new blade and new mats today.  It cut beautifully, but look what happened when I peeled my papers off. The sticky peeled off with my paper.  I’m not sure why that happened, but I’m … Continue reading

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