Your wedding day is about you, as a couple, as a family. It's one of life's big moments, a day you and the people special to you will cherish. Adding custom art work and calligraphy to your wedding is a unique way to tell the "story of you". Every design is created by hand using a mix of watercolor paintings, illustrations and lettering and used only for you. It’s your heirloom, your story, your tangible keepsake from your day to hold in your hands now and 30 years from now.
Creating custom pieces is a labor of love. You can expect to spend anywhere from 4-12 weeks on your custom piece(s). The process is a fun and rewarding collaboration between client and artist. It starts with concepts and sketches, creating and editing to achieve the exact design that you envision for your wedding day.
Adding watercolor to your invitations is just one of the many ways to create a beautiful statement piece. It’s versatile, at the same time both playful and timeless. Wether it’s loose romantic flowers, couple portraits, or abstract washes, it becomes a one of kind work of art that sets the tone for your wedding and documents your love story. Whatever your design, we can carry it through out your day in all the little details that make it one of a kind.
Maps and Illustrations
Illustrated art work, sketched in pen, or painted by hand in watercolor be it a map or your venue creates a piece that is truly bespoke. These are works of art, they transform the ordinary to something spectacular and beautiful. A memory of where you said your vows, an illustrated snap shot of your day is signature to you.
It’s classic and far ranging in style! From modern to formal, calligraphy can be added to your pieces is so many different ways. Calligraphed names on place cards or envelope addressing are just a few details that speak volumes. A simple sketched illustration looks beautiful when calligraphed.
Monograms and Crests
Think of this as your family or couple emblem. Designed only for you, your colors, your initials, your cats (or dogs, or cars). These pieces are extra special. They can be created with all the details that are unique to you and your love story, they are one of my favorite things to create for a couple. They also can be carried through your entire wedding day form menus, to napkins and beyond.