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Evelynswap

Evelynswap
Date Joined: June 20, 2017
Last Online: December 13, 2017
Birthday: September 2
Country: Netherlands
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About Me

Hi! Welcome to my profile.

My name is Evelyn and I live in the east of the Netherlands. I am married to the best โค๏ธ (Juni 2015) and I am a Christian. We have a lot of pets. ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿพ

maried

I love a lot of things, mostly to be creative and to be outside (which is not always a good combination). During daytime I work as a consultant to implement payroll and HRM software. ๐Ÿ’ป

After work time I like to be as creative as possible. ๐Ÿ“š๐Ÿ–‹๐Ÿ–๐Ÿ“Žโœ‚๏ธ๐Ÿ“๐Ÿ“Š๐Ÿ”จ๐Ÿ”งโœ๏ธ

I do a lot of swapping and postcrossing. It is my challenge to make something profile based for you, I am alwasy looking for something fitting with your wishlist. And I am often trying out to make something new (for me).

Please look into my open instagram profile to see my creations. I publish almost everything I make.

Swap not received?

If you don't receive a swap and you can see I sent it, please send me a message! I'm happy to make it again for you. Mail from me to out of Europe takes most of the time between 10 and 15 days to reach you.

Ratings

Of course I will rate as soon as I get your mail. Mostly I will do it the same or the next day :)

I will show your work in my comments in my profile, so others can see your creation too.

I think everyone deserves a โค๏ธ on her swap too, because everyone puts effort in their swaps! Only if everything is storebought and no personal touch of note, I doubt. And even then, someone takes the effort to send something to me.

My favorites

Here are some of my favorite themes, although I like everything which is made with love and care.

  • something with music paper

    MusicPaper

  • (handletterd) quotes

    handlettered quotes

  • birds / butterflies

    vlinders

  • wild life

    lions

  • mountains / nature water

    mountain

  • letters and numbers

    letters

  • vintage

    vintage

  • flowers especially hortensia and sunflowers ๐ŸŒป

    Sunflowers

  • something typical from your country

  • colour gold and blue

    GoldBlue

  • Jip en Janneke

    JipEnJanneke

  • Languages Besides my native language I speak French, English, German, Norwegian and a little bit Hunagrian. Feel free to write in one of those languages.

    Languages

If you send me a postcard and there is no requirement in the swap for send it naked or not, I prefer an envelope so you can write more and I can keep the stamps ๐Ÿ“จ๐Ÿ“ฎ

Although I love so many things, I don't like only a few:

  • religious pictures
  • erotic pictures
  • dreamcathers

As you can see in al the pictures in my profile, I don't have a particulare style in crafting. So feel free to be-YOU-tiful โค๏ธ

Favorite Tools

  • I love my Silhouette Curio, which I use mostly for cutting and sketching.
  • I wait for my Silhouette Mint to design and make my own stamps.

Cutting

Curio Curio Curio Curio

Sketchting

Curio Curio Sketching

I love snailmail

I like to make nice SNAILMAIL envelopes. My envelopes are handmade and/or nicely decorated.

Envelope Envelope

I also like to make pocketletters. This pocketletter is in theme Rainbow after the story of Noah in the bible.

PLfront PLback

I also like to make flipbooks. It is so fun to try to make something new every time. Here is a tea flipbook I added in a swap:

Flipbook

I love to make my own POSTCARDS. Some postcards I made profile based:

Moomin Happy

I also like to make popup-cards. Here is a cardbox I made lately:

Cardbox

I love to make my own envelopes out of old books of children's storybooks.

Envelop Envelop

I love Round Robins

I love to join Round Robins. It is a lot of fun to have your book traveling around some months. And it gives my nice chat groups too :) Here is some of the fronds I made:

RoundRobin RoundRobinPsalms

I love Yarn, Buttons & Tissue

I love everything about yarn and tissue. Here are some of my hobbies:

Sewing

I somethimes make my own clothes. I also like to make bags, and upcyle material. This I made for an upcycle swap:

Before After

Crochet

This Hello Kitty bag I mad as an angel in a swap:

HelloKitty

Knitting

Buttons

I love to work with buttons and to add some at my projects:

Buttons

I love Painting

Canvas

I love to make paintings at canvas. I use my Curio to make my templates out of adhesive plastic. Here is a paiting I made for a friend:

FirstTouch FirstTouch

Aquarel

I just started to aquarel paiting and i love it :) Some of my latest paintings:

Pineapple Flamingo Corgi ThankYou

I love Handlettering

I love to add everywhere something with a handlettered quote. Some of the postcards I made lately:

Lighthouse Traveling Reading Confetti

Here are some calckboard paitings I made. The 'Optimo' picture I made with some collegues at work for the opening of our new office.

Calckboard window Calckboard

I love upcycling

It is very fun to reuse and upcycle some stuff. When there is a swap with an upcycling theme, I can hardly resist joining the swap.

Here are some projects I made: an upcycled photoframe and edited coffee-glasses with a glass etching technique.

photoframe glasets

Our loved ones

We have a lot of pets in and out of our home. We love having them around us :)

Sterre

She is a 100% Labrador female, born in june 2015. She loves to swim. Every weekend we take her out for a swim in nature water, which makes us drive about 45minutes in wintertime and 1hour en 15minutes in summertime. We do not have that many places where dogs are allowed to swim. Mostly we take 4-7 dogs (all family) in my car to have a lovely day together :)

Sterre Sterre

Lieke

She is a female British shorthare, born in october 2007. Lieke Lieke

Janne

She is Lieke's daughter, born in my home in may 2008. Janne Janne

Donut

He is an asylum cat which I bought in 2013. He is born in febrauri 2010. Donut Donut

Minke

We found herwhen she was about 10 weeks old, next to our home. We adopted her. She is born about march 2016.

Minke Minke

Luna

She is our rabbit which we adopted from my sister, where the children didn't like her anymore. She lives just in a part of our backyard. Luna Luna

Ratings

Karmi53 rated for BL - Butterfly ATC on Dec 1, 2017
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Comment: Thank you so much for another beautiful butterfly atc and all the extras too. Take care and Merry Christmas
Response: You are welcome ! And merry Christmas too for you and your loved ones
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Comment: Wow so much fun stuff - thank you! I haven't had a chance to sit down and spend time with your entry yet but I am looking forward to it!
Response: You are welcome !! Hope you liked it :)
m1tternachts rated for Major Washi Swap on Nov 17, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for the lovely washi.
Response: You're welcome !!
MsLee rated for BL~Handmade Butterfly Envies~USA on Nov 13, 2017
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Comment: Dear Evelyn thank you for my lovely envelopes and my extras. Thanks so much for decorating the envelope. I'm keeping the stamps for my collection (don't have any of them). It was worth the wait. ๐Ÿ˜ธ๐ŸŒปโœŒ
Response: Thank you so much! I am very happy you like the envies :)
kittyhahahotbot rated for 19: Handmade envelopes on Nov 12, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for the most lovely swap! I just loved the mailing envelope! HOw adorable!
Response: :) I am so glad you like them! Thank you for the heart
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Comment: Beautiful card.
Response: You're welcome! Thanx for the heart
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Comment: Dear Evelyn After a very long travel I received my swap and it was SO worth the wait. The effort you put in to making my ATC is very much appreciated and it's gorgeous. It is definitely my FAVOURITE ATC card. And the embroidery, love it. The perfect card tor me. I also love all the goodies that came with my card - love the presentation. I wish I could give you a 5 star star rating, but please accept the star as five, five stars from me. Love the stamps on the envelope. I am happy! <3 Thank you Cindy-Anne
Apelser rated for SGG: Prayer Postcard Handmade on Nov 4, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for the lovely card. I absolutely love it.
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Comment: Hi Evelyn! It was so nice to have you as my partner again. Thank you very much for the cute homemade note card with the verse from Micah. It resonates with me. God's word is so inspiring. It was good to read your note. I understand all too well how easy it is to get caught up in the worldly things...our time being taken away to get things done for eternal good. But we're not perfect, and God knows us. We continue to do our best and walk humbly before Him. Thank you for all the extras!
aspens rated for 19: A View From My Window - email on Oct 31, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for sharing a peek into your life! I love the panorama you took while crossing the street. It's funny how totally unusual it looks to me as an American, yet how similar it is at the same time!
starmccoy rated for SGG: Handmade Bible verse postcard on Oct 29, 2017
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Response: Thanks for rating me! Since you didn't say something I really hope you like the postcard. If not, I'm sorry... Enjoy swapping!
USAFwife rated for 19: A View From My Window - email on Oct 14, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for including the extras! :) I think your trees are changing colors more than ours are, so far. Your street and neighborhood look very nice and neat. :)
Response: You're welcome! I'll send you some red dried leaves from the Netherlands :D (I think I have your adress)
lynnpinkdaisy rated for CSG - Handmade Bookmark #2 on Oct 6, 2017
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Comment: Thank you so much for the bookmarks and the extra gift! I love them all, especially the handmade leather one. Very beautiful! And what a special touch to include Chris Tomlin's song. I too enjoy listening to "How Great is our God!". Lynnpinkdaisy
Response: You are very welcome! I really liked to make this swap for you. Enjoy!
Amylord rated for Collected Journal - Int'l - Round 2 on Oct 5, 2017
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Comment: Hi Evelyn, thanks for the wonderful journal! Donut and Minke are soooo cute. ๐Ÿ’— I heard about the travelling journal protect and would like to try when I have more time!
Response: Yeah they are! Glad you like my journal :) You should join that project! It is fun :)
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Comment: Thank you, Evelyn, for such a wonderful package with not one, but two atcs! I loved all the little things you included. My daughter just adores the puppy in blue overalls postcard and it appears she has claimed it. I will use everything and I will respond to your letter soon. Cheers!
Response: I'm so happy you liked them :) Haha - say hi to your daughter! <3
Bridgette rated for September Birthday SWAP 2017 on Sep 28, 2017
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Comment: Thank you so much for your card! I love the little envelope of cute cards!! I hope you have a great birthday too!
Response: Enjoy ! And thank you for rating me :)
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Comment: Dear Evelyn! Thank you <3 <3 <3 It's like you looked inside my crafts stash and saw what I needed :) Already using the goodies.
Response: Oh haha that is so funny! I'm glad you use the goodies already :)
Suncloud rated for Collected Journal - Int'l - round 1 on Sep 20, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for the wonderful journal and envelope. It is very inspiring. I would like to give you more than one heart. It made my day. The time and effort you put into creating it shows. You are very talented. Thank you also for the generous extras.
Response: You're very welcome! Can't wait to get yours ๐Ÿคฃ thank you for the heart โค
Helena8664 rated for Autumn Bucket List Minizine on Sep 15, 2017
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Comment: Yay! I'm so thrilled that I wasn't the only one to make a handmade (not printed) zine! Bonus points for that right there. :) And thank you for the extras!!! And the hair - that's my favorite for the collection! As for the stamps, I don't reuse them, I just like collecting all the different designs I can. Thank you so SO much for truly creating a thoughtful package catered to me.
Response: I'm so glad you like my zine! I was surprised that I only got printed ones, it didn't come up to me to not make them myself. Thank you for rating me and enjoy it all! ๐Ÿ˜ƒ
Suncloud rated for ~*~ Tea Cup ATC with a Bird ~*~ on Sep 13, 2017
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Comment: Thank you for the lovely swap, ATC and the tea. The time and effort you put into creating it shows. I really like the happy mail you sent and it made my day.
Response: You are very welcome, I'm glad I did :) It is nice we meet again soon in other swaps.

Rating Overview

Overall Hearts Stars Hosted
5.0000 63 3 3
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Type 1 Type 2 Type 3 Uncategorized
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Comments

CraftyMommaonaBUDGET on Nov 20, 2017:

Have a happy Thanksgiving

Evelynswap on Oct 11, 2017:

19: Handmade envelopes

Today I got this g r e a t collection of handmade envies. I am so happy with them! Thank you @toujoursmoi

Envies

Evelynswap on Oct 7, 2017:

CSG - Handmade Bookmark #2

For @lynnpinkdaisy I made these bookmarks and she loved it ๐Ÿ˜„

Bookmarks

The upper one is made from leather with golden letters, it is both my favorite as from @lynnpinkdaisy โค

Evelynswap on Oct 6, 2017:

@24Donna made to swaps for me, which I received almost at the same time. So wonderful what you made!

SGG: Prayer Postcard Handmade

Postcard

SGG: Handmade Bible verse postcard

Postcard

Evelynswap on Oct 6, 2017:

ATC - "Blue" and other crafty things

Such a nice swap! This is what I got from @kclicquot

ATC

And these I made for @WoodlandBanshee

ATC2

ATC1

PapierMirabelle on Sep 22, 2017:

Thank you for the ATC ! I really liked it! You went above and beyond. That's really cool. Hope we get to swap again. Cheers ! H. @papiermirabelle

Evelynswap on Sep 19, 2017:

For the SGG - Handmade Bible verse postcard this is the impression of the card I made:

sneekpeak

Evelynswap on Sep 19, 2017:

CSG - Handmade Bookmark #2

@Artistic made these beautiful bookmarks for me:

Bookmarks

Evelynswap on Sep 17, 2017:

A little preview of what I made for the Prayer Postcard Handmade swap:

sneekpeak

Evelynswap on Sep 17, 2017:

A little preview of what I made for the ATC - "Blue" and other crafty things swap ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

sneekpeak

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