Handmade custom invitations & stationery
by Kristy Rice

Our most popular pin on Pinterest lately was Anisha’s glorious watercolor rose wedding invitation!   So today have a look a bit deeper into this eclectic suite filled with watercolor roses, seeded eucalyptus, leafy greens and loads of shimmery sheer ink brushstroke textures! The softest of pinks and greens against Crane Lettra stock (which has the most perfect, cottony finish. A calligrapher penned select details like names and dates, which we then turned into watercolor silhouettes. Chains of hanging watercolor rosettes transform a simple information card. The rsvp card backdrop was filled with lively watercolor textures in an ombre of […]

Well we are knee deep in 2013 or so we feel like  – hustling already and painting our hearts out for new projects unfolding everyday.  I’m so grateful for these days of making…Grateful to have paint on my hands at this very moment…Grateful to have a bustling inbox and good friends by my side… With the flurry of projects we have in the works at any given time it can be hard to stop and just paint for the sake of painting.  Last night I did just that.  I’ve been experimenting with an old style of mine – something I […]

Last week was peppered with the painting of two very floral bouquets.  Both of our couples adored a blushy-pink color palette and a mix of classic blooms like Ranunculus, Peach Amaryllis and Garden Roses.  First up was Kaitlin’s bouquet…with the lovely Pieris added to the mix. The original was quite vibrant so when it came time for Kaitlin’s invitation sample I toned down the palette a bit with a more muted over-painting in shades of peach, blush and sage greens…  My Trellis Pattern with Envelopments was added to give a subtle and sophisticated shimmer and texture to the layering. Next […]