Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

Earlier this week Nole at Oh So Beautiful Paper featured one of my favorite wedding stationery suites from 2012.  Yes it has been a while since this glorious suite graced our painting tables BUT the process by which it came to be continues to inform our current work.  I’m forever grateful to Melanie and Robert (see her project evolve here) for #1 allowing us to be the artists we are #2 for teaching us what it means to trust a designer.  Grateful is the only word I can muster when remembering this project.  I’m grateful that we crossed paths with […]

Over the years of traveling to Utah I’ve made some friends…yes I’m in with the locals, so to speak.  The wedding scene in Southern Utah is overflowing with talent and I’m proud to be part of this group if only part time every year.  Jimmy Bishop of Gideon Photography built Southern Utah Bride Magazine from the ground up and this most recent issue’s cover gives you a peek into the sharp eye and artful aesthetic of this talented man. I was brought in to design stationery for the Tribal Shoot and, how can I forget, these incredible hand chalked paper […]

Fresh out of a design meeting with Nancy, we’re getting inspired by the but ultimately sophisticated couture of Inbal Dror.  A modern take on lace where its delicate nature us updated by sketched textures.  Mingling of textured stocks from the cottony to the slick maintain this suites edited but highly romantic vibe. Papers, Gown, White Wedding Invitation, Lake House Inn Wedding  

Twice a year I have the privilege of stepping out in the world to be welcomed with enthusiasm by some of the most exquisite resorts on earth.  The Engage! Wedding Symposiums are my opportunity to get out and interact with my fellow wedding creatives.   How else do we stay fresh and innovative for all our amazing couples?  So take a moment today to see what happens when wedding creatives have the chance to…well, plan a party for themselves! We designed menus and a special gift for all attendees which was presented at the gorgeous outdoor lunch on day 2.  Raj […]

It is difficult to envision a more Springlike color palette than lavender and white!  Impressionistic in texture this suite reminds me a rustic flower fields worthy of Monet inspired brushstrokes! String Lights, Papers, Lavender Bouquet, Watercolor Flower Wedding Invitation, Watercolor Landscape, Hand Painted Milk Glass Table Number