Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

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We were honored to work with bride Katie on all of her summery Watercolor Florals and Greens wedding invitations, save the dates, and accessories last year, and are excited to share a few glimpses here with you! She combined scenic custom venue illustrations with soft white roses and leaves. We love her simple green and white color palette, carried through the stationery and florals. Katie and AY were married in the lovely countryside near Charlottesville, Virginia, and their watercolor save the date featured the rolling Blue Ridge Mountains. {The stationery we created fit perfectly into a wedding that matched sweet Southern […]

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Elopements have a certain charm, a runaway of emotions where two hearts meet alone of perhaps just a small number of family and friends. Consider pushing aside the massive hoopla that can become so many wedding celebrations. {Elopements trade opulence for ohm, bursting budgets for balance and stress beyond measure for serenity and simplicity.} Rustic Watercolor Wedding Invitations turned elopement announcements here are festooned with all that glistens in the dusk light in the woods. Golden tones brushed onto a wood veneer envelope liner spark interest in the roughly torn edges of the announcement piece. Thick gold acrylic is used anything […]

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As get ready for a New Year, let’s take a moment to be mindful of our goals and achievements with this insightful quote from Robert Louis Stevenson. Happy New Year!

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Here’s a wintry Yosemite landscape to get you in the mood for hot chocolate and fuzzy socks this weekend, as we celebrate with family. Happy holidays to all!

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We have an extra-special seasonal surprise today: a totally custom illustrated Advent Calendar Christmas Card! Complete with twenty-five folding windows, the whole piece folds up to fit in a mailing envelope. Each die-cut window reveals a different festive, wintry illustration to count down the nights till Christmas! Hand painted snowflakes add a little whimsical decoration to the card, and the envelope liner is personalized the our couple’s airplane. As a greeting, we used a bit of the famous Christmas poem by Clement Clarke Moore: Twas the night before Christmas, when all thro’ the house, Not a creature was stirring, not even a […]