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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Happy August! Oh my, is that right… August?! July was a month for the books – sessions, four weddings, TONS of editing, client consults, a styled shoot, and collaborating with vendors on the business side. On the personal side, my hubby and I celebrated the Fourth of July with family and friends, had fun at […]

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Okay, I know this is like a week and a half late (oops, silly me), but last Monday’s anniversary post was important, too! May was a jam packed month between business and family… Early in the month I attended my husband’s graduation from Airman Leadership School, then photographed a wedding, “officially” graduated from college (aka we […]

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If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve probably noticed a few changes to my feed over the last week and a half. And if want to know what I’m talking about, head over to @karaloveskyle on IG to check out my feed! Following my time at The Reset Conference, I really found that I need […]

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As a photographer and creative, I am constantly reading, watching videos, and learning new techniques to challenge myself and my craft. This can get completely overwhelming at times, but it really is a blessing in disguise! I cannot imagine not feeling challenged by my creativity and not striving for greater with  my work. Finding balance has […]

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I’m feeling thankful.Especially thankful today.Thankful for another God-given day to just be. To be anything I’m called to be.Finding happiness in His glory. Cherishing these days and learning to find happiness in all the days.Thankful because there are many good things in life. Good little things. I have a husband who loves me unconditionally.One who […]

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Chicagoland wedding photographer based in Kankakee, Illinois