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Evelyn
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United States
I've always wanted to learn how to crochet and about three years ago (er.. Spring of 2011), I finally had the time to crack open some books and start learning (In hindsight, Youtube might have been much easier). After a lot of practice making scarves, I began making plushes and have stuck mostly with that ever since (it's just so satisfying getting a toy after all that work :D). I focus on making animated/fan art characters because I enjoy working on them. The majority of these are my own original patterns besides a couple with link references to the patterns.

Regarding patterns, I have a few posted up. Because I learned so much from patterns that many people generously shared online, I'm hoping to give back a little by sharing some too :) I don't write all of them down though because I sometimes don't know how to describe what I'm doing when they get too complicated and I start winging things. I'm working on it though!

As for commissions, unfortunately, I don't do those. I don't really know how to set a price that would be fair for both parties and I just don't have the time! I will probably be much less productive for some time since I'm currently in dental school, but I'll be needing my study breaks :)

Thanks for the page visit :D

P.S. Please excuse my lack of photography skills!


If you would like to make a donation to fuel my yarn addiction and for the free patterns, I would be ever-so grateful! :dummy:


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I may not be finishing anything new for some time, so I figured I'd update you guys on what's going on in my yarn world and real life. :)  I also enjoyed reading where all of you are from in my recent poll!  I didn't realize I was in touch with so many aliens! =P

I decided to start a new project, despite all the unfinished stuff laying around.  I'm currently working on Deku Link!  It was meant to be a relatively quick project, but I of course started making him larger than I was planning to ^^;  And, after looking at all these photos online, there are so many details that I guess I had never noticed before I seriously decided to make him!  He may turn out proportional or slightly large compared to Skull Kid, but we shall see!  Cross your fingers for the former!  I am also almost done with an orange tiger in the same style as the white one.. it's just a matter of assembling.

End of crochet update so you may stop reading if you'd like :XD:

I'm currently fretting a little over taking my part I boards for school since my brain pretty much dumped 80% of what I've learned the past 2 years.  I have a little over a month to study, and on top of that, I'm trying not to seem completely clueless in clinic ^^;  I'm actually starting to enjoy meeting new people and improving my communication skills since I've always felt weak in that aspect.  I did run into a difficult patient the other day because of language barriers and probably age difference.  I won't go into too much detail with that.. she basically would not believe the explanation and treatment I proposed for her (a very quick, conservative, zero-cost procedure), even with my professor's support.  It was a good learning experience in dealing with patients, I suppose. :shrug:

Anyway, I am exhausted :faint:  Back to work!
  • Mood: Tired
  • Listening to: A Game of Thrones audiobook
  • Playing: Yarn!
  • Drinking: Milk tea!

Just curious, where are you from? :) (Comment country/state/whatever you want below!) 

51%
181 deviants said North America
28%
100 deviants said Europe
6%
21 deviants said In a galaxy far.. far.. away..
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17 deviants said South America
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17 deviants said Australia
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11 deviants said Other? O.o (I thought I covered everything...)
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8 deviants said Asia
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1 deviant said Africa
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:iconchibirin4:
Chibirin4 Featured By Owner 3 days ago   General Artist
Thank you for the llama!
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autumn-maple Featured By Owner 4 days ago  Hobbyist General Artist
((I don't know if you do these kind of things, but I got tagged for this one, and I thought of you.~))

I sent an angel to watch over you last night, but it came back. I asked, "Why?" The angel said, "Angels don't watch over angels." Twenty one angels are IN your world. Ten of them are sleeping, ten are playing, one is reading this message. Send this to ten friends including me. I guess if I don't get it back I'm not one of them. As soon as you get five replies someone you love will quietly surprise you. Please read, not joking. God has seen you struggling with something. God says it's over. A blessing is coming your way. If you believe in God send this message on. Please don't ignore it. You are being tested. God is going to fix two things BIG tonight in your favor. DROP everything and pass it on. Tomorrow will be the best day of your life. Don't break this chain. Send this to 14 friends in 10 minutes. It's not that hard Reply
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wolfgirl501 Featured By Owner Sep 9, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Give ♥ This♥ To ♥ The ♥ Twelve ♥ Nicest ♥ People ♥ You ♥ Know ♥ If ♥ You ♥ Get ♥ Five ♥ Back ♥ You ♥ Must ♥ Be ♥ Perfect

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MadenameXD Featured By Owner Sep 6, 2014
I stumbled upon your crocheting through a random other person having used your designs, and HOLY CRAP. I can't believe how wonderful it is, I hope you never stop with this wonderful hobby of you. It's all so beautiful, so keep it up.
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Floraski Featured By Owner Sep 4, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
I just found your work and you are really amazing!! <3 I really aspire to be as awesome as you are at making crochet toys.
I really can't contain my excitement at finding your page! <3 <3
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katishungry Featured By Owner Sep 3, 2014  Student Artisan Crafter
Hi! I made a white tiger. Can you please check it out? Here's the link. katishungry.deviantart.com/art…
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autumn-maple Featured By Owner Aug 29, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
YOU'VE BEEN HUGGED!! Hug Huggle!
Spread the DA love around! (you can copy and paste thismessage on their userpage!)

RULES:
1- You can hug the person who hugged you!
2- You -MUST- hug 10 other people, at least!
3- You should hug them in public! Paste it on their page!
4- Random hugs are perfectly okay! (and sweet)
5- You should most definitely get started hugging right away!
Send This To All Your Friends, And Me If I Am 1.
If You Get 7 Back You Are Loved!
1-3 you're bad friend
4-6 you're an ok friend
7-9 you're a good friend
10-& Up you're loved
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VirginieGaby Featured By Owner Aug 20, 2014  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Hi ! I love your crochet work ! I just began to crochet and when I see all your toys I just want to make a lot of things too. Congrats Clap  :) (Smile) 
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Blackheart7x Featured By Owner Aug 19, 2014  Hobbyist General Artist
Hey you! I just found our profile and I totally love your crochet artworks *__*
I love every single piece in your gallery... everything's sooo adorable :D

I started crocheting a few weeks ago, but I'm not very good yet. Your plushies and Patterns inspire me very much, so I wanted to thank you for this Hug 
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Amabilior Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2014  New member
How much money do you spend on yarn every month?
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