Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

Utterly Engaged launched their Anniversary issue last week and earlier this week I took some time to share a special project we contributed to their “Sew in Love” shoot.  Today I want to give a behind the scenes peek at the Paper Painted Blooms created for the issue!  Heavy watercolor papers, thick shimmering inks in sherbet shades and glistening vintage broaches all played a part. A peek at the inspiration shots sent over to get my creative juices flowing. Each bloom was crafted from a variety of papers.  Thick watercolor sheet were torn into strips and then painted with our […]

Last week, we were featured on one of our favorite blogs, Green Wedding Shoes!  The first of three “Inspired Ink” style collaborations with Jen was posted last week with the two others to follow soon! Thought I would share a few behind the scenes shots not seen here! Close-up of the storybook Sculpted Bloom. Paint spattered circles just before being sculpted into blooms! A huge thank you to Jen for making this dream a reality for me!