Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

This is such a busy time of year at the Momental Studio but we are so thrilled and grateful to be creating some of the most fabulous designs of our careers! I have had so little time to blog this week but want to share a sampling of the exciting work passing through our hands. Check back over the next few days for a peak into the busy Momental Studio. Pictured above: Watercolor illustration for Jennifer’s June celebration, Valerie’s Ivory and Blush Pink Sculpted Blooms, Ashley’s Vintage Lacy Design in Lapis. Pictured above: Rebecca’s gorgeous Big Bloom Pink Hydrangea, Victoria’s […]

Chelsie Anderson of Tree Line Photography captured these spectacular images – I visited the blog and could have browsed for hours. Be sure to stop by to see further into Angie and Ryan’s day. We created a lovely collection for Angie and Ryan. When Angie first contacted me she loved the impact of our big blooms collection but none of the illustrations seemed to fit the warm, color saturated look she was planning. I suggested the Dahlia and went to work on this watercolor piece. The Dahlia was carried throughout the day onto table numbers and programs. My favorite shot! […]

To follow up on an Inspired Ink {Creating some contrast} post from several weeks ago I wanted to share several designs so new the paint is still drying on those orchids! Since creating the first contrast piece for Claire earlier this year brides have been ultra inspired by her rich shimmering paper finishes and lush opaque hand-painted brushstrokes of color. I am continually inspired by the dramatic contrast Amelia Lyon creates with her photography. This shot lovingly borrowed from her main site has me thinking – dainty African violet blooms or Picasso callas on crisp aqua blue cardstock….hmm I feel […]

Several bride’s have asked – what does the quote on Aline’s invitation mean? The answer – thanks to Google translator: “How great my love for you” Simple and to the point… If you follow me on Twitter you may know that the answer to most questions is just 140 characters away! Here are some translations I received this past Saturday from my Twitter friends. If you have a better translation – please let us know!  

For the past several weeks I have been working feverishly on a new logo for Momental Designs. It has proven to be a big undertaking to design something for myself. As most designers will tell you it is extremely difficult to conceive personal design work with a good amount of objectivity. I must admit to assist in the perspective portion of this process I have enlisted the professional opinion of Heidi from Spitfiregirl Design. She is the fab designer of the wildly popular Style Me Pretty Logo and Blogsite and the soon to be fabulous new Momental site! So to […]