My name is Evelyne "Evi" Frick and I am the owner of Evi's Lil' Shop, where all the arts & crafts items are hand-made by myself. I am a participating artist at the Laguna BeachSawdust Art Festivalsince 2005, both summer and winter shows.
This year's Sawdust Summer Festival in Laguna Beach starts soon! The show dates are as follows: June 29th through September 2nd 2018. Hours: 10 am - 10 pm. More info at www.sawdustartfestival.org.
Besides the creative aspects, the quality of my workis
something I take great pride in.
Experience with all kind of sewing techniques since my
childhood years gave me the necessary confidence to constantly explore new
techniques and refine old ones.
To name a few: sewing, macramé, weaving, silk painting, canvas painting,
crocheting, embroidery, knitting and beading, Fimo sculpting, drawing &
My extensive know-how is underscored by:
-Two degrees in Home Economics and Arts & Crafts Teachers College in
-Arts & Crafts and Home Ec teacher at a High School in Liechtenstein for
-Full teaching credential from the Board of Education in Liechtenstein.
-1989 to 1996: manager at a fabric store in San Diego former Yardage City
-1991 to 1993: Certificate in Fashion Merchandising from San Diego Mesa College
-1991: First prize California Community College Fashion
Symposium (Fashion Prediction) -Jo-Ann’s Fabrics & Crafts store 1999-2012 one day/week
as a merchandising fabric specialist. -Saddleback College: watercolor classes to rekindle my
passion for watercolor painting again and to learn additional techniques.
-Bardot Collection Boutique Laguna Beach 2001-2006. At first production
manager, later more and more role of an artist, painting. -Summer & Winter Sawdust Art Festival in Laguna Beach since
-Laguna Craft Guild’s cobblestone markets on Main Beach in Laguna
Beach until 2016.
In brief, I have been committed to quality work and an outstanding variety of hand-made wearable art products and multi-media artwork, mostly with cat themes. My business is located in beautiful Laguna Beach, California, USA.