Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

Last month we were honored to have our work featured twice in the Fall Edition of Inside Weddings Magazine.  Have a look here to see our invitation feature and read on for more on our real wedding editorial! Luxurious romance and high style  were the cornerstones of this lavish affair.  Marjan has distinctive taste and knew just the team to execute the vision with her.  The ladies of Always a Bridesmaid are legendary in the industry so we were honored to work with them!  So prepare yourself for every last juicy detail photographed by Heather Waraksa. What struck me most […]

Been dying to share this mini shoot with you!  A few weeks ago our newest Framed Garden Collection was chosen to be featured in a Style Me Pretty Garden Wedding Invitation Roundup!  How excited are we?  So read on to see more about these mini works of art… Jill and her husband Ryan of Jillian McGrath Photography has an uncanny way of capturing a moment, a feeling, a simple but wildly impactful touch of time.  Emotion runs high in my line of work where brushstrokes conjure memory and enliven spirits and in these images Jill was able to encapsulate the […]

I wanted to share an interview posted a few weeks back by colleague Michelle Loretta of Sage Wedding Pros.  Michelle asked me to comment on the process of being original, staying inspired and perfecting my craft.  Read on! Where do you seek inspiration for your beautiful hand-drawn creations? Inspiration comes from many sources but I try to always look outside the wedding industry. Window shopping is a great way to get the creative juices flowing since multiple senses are affected when in a shopping environment. Taking a walk or hiking also is a great way to clear your mind and […]

Today I have another fun hand painted letterpress project to share!  Menden contacted us with a sweet inspiration board of her own (we love that) to kickstart the design process.  We dove into the process of creating these sweet luggage tag style booklet…Have a look here to see more of her process and how the design changed over time.  A watercolor hand painted ticking stripe was the focus overall with sweet hot air balloon and vintage bicycle illustrations to compliment. Menden wanted to pump up the texture already obvious with the hand painted inks in red, white and blue so […]