Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

painterly-prose

Shout-out to Sarah at Flourish Grace Calligraphy this morning for a lovely Bible verse! A touch of soft watercolor is enough to suggest a misty landscape here. 

watercolor-wedding-invites

Although fall is just around the corner, we wanted to share a lovely spring wedding, which took place with Washington DC as the backdrop. Since both the bride and groom are in the armed forces, there was a definite military flair to the ceremony. Along with our cityscape artwork, we added some delicate pink cherry blossoms, as a nod to the time of year with these Washington DC Cherry Blossom Wedding Invitations. A custom illustration of the chapel (where the ceremony took place) was the first glimpse as guests opened the invitations. Red, white, and blue bunting on the enclosures add a patriotic […]

painterly-prose

For our Painterly Prose post today, we have an example from Dionne Christiansen (@nibandpixel). This bold, flowing style works great for a watercolor fill effect, and just a simple wash to finish it off. It would be a great choice for one of our watercolor wedding invitations!

venue-illustration-wedding-invite

It might be hard to find an invite with more customized illustration than these watercolor wedding invitations…. We were able to paint the bride’s venue for her, a beautiful country farmhouse, with the barn on the wrap. The rehearsal dinner card featured a simple ocean scene to set the mood for a seaside dinner, and a personalized timeline shows the bride and groom’s story, and wedding events. The set even included a special watercolor Southwest landscape art piece (from the couple’s travels) on the back of the timeline, as a keepsake gift for the guests. To glam up the watercolor scenes, […]