Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

Learn more about Envelopments’ newest pattern named “Trellis” created exclusively with my watercolor paintings! Meet Trellis and me Tuesday May 22nd at the National Stationery Show. We’ll be guests at Envelopments’ booth (#2462), showing off some of our latest creations with their newest pattern!  Hope to see you there!! XO

Wrapping up my Behind the Scenes look at Trellis Shoot today.  To get caught up with all the lovely Tangerine Tango Wedding Inspiration, check here, here and here!! To celebrate the launch of Envelopments’ newest pattern designed exclusively from my hand painted watercolors, I created three distinct stationery suites.  Each is meant to show off a unique face of Trellis. First up we have the modern take on Trellis with a hand drawn font, graphite scribbled envelope liner and watercolor washed backdrop.  The Trellis layer even features extra detail added individually with pencil. Next was the feature stationery suite seen […]

If you missed yesterday’s post, head over here and get caught up!  Today I’m sharing what one blog reader called “Momental Land”.  Trellis pattern by Envelopments inspired an entire scene filled with custom upholstery, a romantic makeup vanity and custom chandeliers.  The Trellis pattern has the unique ability to transcend paper and inspire well beyond correspondence. To show Trellis’ true design impact and versatility,  I envision it in a lifestyle space where walls are covered, chairs are upholstered and pillows are stuffed.  Sullivan Owen crafted these lofty arrangements inspired by the open weave of Trellis.  Poppies, jasmine, sweet pea, branches […]

You may have seen our feature on Green Wedding Shoes last week?  Well let me tell you a story… Dresses by The Dessy Group There is nothing I enjoy painting more than florals.  For years I tried to hide that fact and make nice with every design trend that passed my nose.  Being versatile keeps things interesting, so I do love a good landscape painting session or sitting down with the pencil to craft a new pattern, BUT my first love will always be floral. When Envelopments approached me about collaborating on a watercolor pattern featuring the floral designs I […]

I talk a lot about ideas, inspiring ideas and making room for ideas… In the early mornings of the new year, it is easy to feel a fresh spirit rising in your chest.  A bit of organizing or a short vacation can infuse most of us with a sense of new; a promise of possibility.  All that though, doesn’t replace follow-through, commitment and lasting passion.  2011 bridged a path to 2012 for myself and a group of creative artists in a powerful way.  Barely into the new year I gathered a team of incredible individuals primed to charge into the […]