Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

Last week I introduced a new blogging series not so much out of planning but of necessity.  Read the post here to learn more about what I will now call the My Story is Art series! My inbox was very happy this week.  Whenever an email comes from Daniel Lanton I am sure to be a happy girl.  Daniel recently came out to the studio for a  last minute shoot for a very special project you will hear more about at the end of this year.  I had this grand idea to re-create on of my favorite Monet paintings, A […]

You may remember my entry for the Inspired Creations competition that I shared last month.  Ami from Elizabeth Anne Designs and Cyd from The Sweetest Occasion visioned the contest as a way to draw out some creative love from talent throughout the wedding industry and boy did they ever….The winners were recently announced and although my team didn’t make the cut I am honored just the same to have been part and challenged to create my Alchemy at the Barn tablescape. So this week I will be diving deeper into the experience of visioning this shoot from concept to stationery […]

You all know how much I respect my photographer friends, right?  There is something so pure and magical about the ability to stop time, essentially crystallize an emotion and that is what I feel is at the heart of a powerful photograph.  I found this image here and simply could not stop looking. I want to be on that boat, with the wind whipping around me, just with my hubby of course.  We’ll let Christine keep Tim all to herself! Thank you to Daniel Lanton for always surprising me! Have an artful image you would like me to share here?  […]

I am so thrilled to finally be able to share some images from my Alchemy at the Barn shoot with Daniel Lanton, Metro Gypsy and Central Park Flowers and La Tavola Linen!  This shoot was a contest submission for the Inspired Creations contest sponsored by Elizabeth Anne Designs and The Sweetest Occasion.  Here are a few teaser shots but head over to EAD to see more.  Hint, hint…if you want us to win, comment like crazy on this post! Thanks everyone!

I thought it would be fun to start a new style of post here at RiceInk, so here goes!  You already have a chance to see all the fun ideas my clients’ have over at the Muddy Brushes Gallery so why not take a peek into some of the other planning details these bride’s have planned? I have been working with Tara for over a year designing first her gorgeous Contrast Painted orchid wedding invitations and now a full suite of stationery for the day-of.  Her style and approach is decisive; this gal knows what she wants and her bold […]