Monthly Archives: July 2012

Tait and Kelly Ann – Rehearsal Dinner Menus

To create the menus for Tait and Kelly Ann’s rehearsal dinner I drew directly from the design of the invitations for the event. The intertwined monogram provided a simple and elegant tone.

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Blanchard Christmas 2010

One of the perks of being a designer, is getting to produce your own Christmas Cards. Here is our 2010 edition complete with a family photo taken on a snowed out Pennsylvania Avenue. As with many of my designs, all of … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Dinner Invitations

  Taking a more subtle approach to an invitation for a very traditional holiday, these invitations pull their inspiration from the themes of a crisp fall breeze. Imagine the warm colors of fall as gathered when raking a pile of … Continue reading

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Blue and JW – Wedding Thank You Notes

As a final touch to our wedding papers, I designed these Thank You notes to send to our guests. Similar to the Save the Date announcements, I used a variety of images that captured some memorable moments from our day. … Continue reading

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Saint Patrick’s Day Dinner Party

When asked to design an invitation for a traditional Saint Patrick’s Day feast, I decided a classic Celtic knot would provide an elegant and festive ambiance to the invitation. The knot is called “ring of coins” and is woven in metallic bronze … Continue reading

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Jennifer’s Bridal Shower

I love it when my friends get married! It means more opportunities to see them….and more opportunities to design invitations! This was for Jennifer’s basket-themed bridal shower. The three inset cards are interwoven with accents in her wedding colors, and … Continue reading

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Blue and JW – Wedding Invitations

A second collaborative endeavor with JW: our wedding invitations. We began with a prototype on lined notebook paper and ended up with this piece. It is still one of my favorites, for so many reasons! The invitation included three main pieces: the … Continue reading

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Baillie’s Bridal Shower

I was so excited to be able to help plan a bridal shower for a close friend. I was equally excited to be able to design and make the invitations for the event! Along with a one of a kind … Continue reading

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Blanchard Family Fourth of July

 The tradition began unexpectedly when we all showed up at the Blanchard Farm in Kentucky for the July Fourth weekend in 2009. Since then, it has become an annual event! These were the first invitations for our gathering, the 2010 … Continue reading

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