Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

Back again with more from our glitzy and glam Holiday celebration!  In yesterday’s post, I got a bit mushy about my team but today I’m getting passionate about the paper!!  Color was electrified by the moody lighting and glimmery, glittery, sequin filled space. Vintage frames were the inspiration for all paper pieces.  I sketched, drew and painted interpretations of these gilded beauties…  Dinner menus were my favorite, featuring 5 shades of gold inks and black pen-scribble detailing!  The drink menu featured a round frame painted so heavily, each took nearly a half hour, truly a work of art! La Tavola’s […]

Nothing thrills quite like stepping into the unfamiliar.  I think this is why I adore travel so much.  Forcing myself into unique situations where I cannot predict my next move always jazzes things up.  When it comes to designing handmade wedding invitations the same holds true and a recent project had me wading through uncharted waters of color, paint and purpose.  A few weeks back I met with a group of ladies at the studio.  Usually I travel long distances to meet industry friends but for one night I sat in the bliss of my own studio space with a […]