kara evans

Writing to you from my pink desk chair in my very own little corner of the world (aka my home office)...

Welcome to the Kara Evans Photographer blog where I share all the things - from love stories and encouragement for creatives to behind the scenes photos and life with our pups.

Kick off your shoes and stay awhile - I’m so glad you’re here!

I’m Kara.
When I'm not photographing weddings, you can usually find me in my home office with snuggly puppies at my feet! Grab a drink (a cup of decaf, mojito, or a glass of rosé if you're like me), kick up your feet, and stay awhile!
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Eeeek… I am in LOVE with how my bridal expo booth came together for The Elegant Bridal Expo this year! For the past several months, I have been brainstorming ideas + gathering items for my booth. My rebrand + website redesign last fall were key to the styling and design for this booth – goodness, […]

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Tips and tricks I learned after my first bridal expo - first bridal show booth inspiration by Kara Evans Photographer.

Last week, I shared a blog post all about the design and planning of my first bridal expo booth. But this week, I want to share a handful of tips and tricks (that I learned throughout the process) for other wedding industry vendors that are planning a booth (or even just considering participating in an expo […]

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Happy Friday! Over the past few months, I have been planning for a “first” for me… I’ve been planning my booth for my very first bridal expo! In 2015, I second shot fourteen, yes fourteen, weddings with a fabulous photographer out of Springfield, Illinois, and Kate encouraged me to sign up as a vendor for The […]

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Chicagoland wedding photographer based in Kankakee, Illinois

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