Why You Need a Custom Map for Your Wedding

In researching your wedding invitations, you’ve seen all those gorgeous custom maps on Pinterest and wedding blogs. But do you really need a custom map? I mean, doesn’t everyone have a GPS? Well, probably, but there’s still lots of reasons you might want to include a wedding map in your invitations, …

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Painting the Gemstones Invitation Suite

Painted Wedding Invitation Process I create wedding invitations that feature original paintings. But that’s kind of abstract and hard to grasp. Plus, as an artist, I’m a really visual learner. I recently started video taping myself whenever I paint, so you can see just how my painted wedding invitation process goes. …

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Five Great Free Font Combinations for Invitations

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on April 3, 2014, but it’s been updated with awesome new tips and helpful links! One of the most challenging choices when customizing an invitation? Picking the right fonts. Not only are there thousands out there, but it can be challenging for any …

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A Hand-Painted Rustic Wood and Floral Bridal Shower Invite

Watercolor and rustic are fantastic bedfellows. The texture of watercolor painting really lets you bring a natural look and feel to anything. In this case, the request was for a bridal shower invitation. The couple were getting married in a family barn, with rustic touches including the omnipresent mason jar. I …

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An Elegant, Book-Inspired Gold Foil Trifold Invitation

One of the most exciting things about my job is that I get to be endlessly creative. I love when a client comes to me and says, “So, I have this crazy idea…” I can’t resist a crazy idea! Love Poem Inspiration via Amazon The inspiration for the design is this …

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