Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

Chinoiserie captures a certain whimsy but maintains a distinct sophistication.  Marry that with a mid century modern inspired pattern and we’ve entered a whole new world of lovely.  More please. Chinoiserie Wedding Cake, Mid Century Modern Concrete Block, Pattern Frame Wedding Invitation, Frame

With summer in full bloom (pun intended), I’ve been painting the weekends away.  Whether I pluck the freshest from my Mom’s garden or find some pretties at the local market, there has been no shortage of flora for me to capture.  Last weekend I found the most gorgeous creamy, blushy Lisianthus.  Rich, violet snapdragons were nearby and went home with me as well! I decided to work in a circle this time around to accentuate the graceful lines of the Lisianthus and Snapdragon stems… I’m still obsessed with my nearly noen pink watercolor and seem to be adding it to […]

Old books with worn signs of love mingle with mindful brushstrokes in bold color to create a moody mix of art and prose… Inn at Phillips Mill, papers, Hand Painted Book Invitations, Sullivan Owen Fall floral, Old Books

Every year I spend a week in Sea Isle City, New Jersey with a group I like to call my beach family.  Summers since the age of six have led me to shores of Sea Isle and I look forward to many more.  In honor of my seaside trek I wanted to share some of my favorite ocean inspired creations.  So check in often this week for a bit of sand and sunshine! Rachel and Spencer were married at Villa Caletas in Costa Rica and their entire suite was inspired by a bright and bold red hibiscus. A sweet little […]

If you’ve read my blog for more than a month, you likely know my affinity for the Southwest.   Affinity maybe doesn’t describe it best since I did recently entice friends and family to a southwest locale for our renewal celebration.  Read more on that here.  Anyway, when Project Wedding reached out to have me create stationery pieces for their latest inspiration shoot, the words organic and southwest were all I had to hear.  I was hooked. Laid back, authentic, richly textured are all words to describe this wedding inspiration.  The painted paper pieces began with pencil sketches to impart a […]