Joanna and Dennis chose a delicate Spencerian calligraphy for their text, a pen and ink drawing of two entwined trees, and two little squirrels representing themselves. Their wedding color scheme used citrus colors, so I added these as the color details in the flourishing to match the blossoms I painted in the trees. Citrus Colors Palette for [...]
Scott and Dave got married in an old growth olive grove at the Mondavi Institute for Wine & Food Sciences and wanted a canopy of olive branches and California spring veggies and fruits. They asked for a clean and simple Italic calligraphy. Garden Canopy on Scott and Dave's Wedding Certificate Garden Wedding Certificate [...]
Thomas Signs Their Certificate Erin Signs Their Certificate Erin was such a sweet bride. She started with lots of ideas for illustrations to embellish their certificate, and finally decided the best would be simple garden flowers of many colors to surround their vows. The vows are written in Copperplate calligraphy with Sumi ink. Here [...]
This couple used a Tree of Life with entwined trunks for their wedding certificate. I sketched it with crowquills and sumi ink and pigma micron pens. I love the timeless quality and simplicity of this black and white document. Congratulations, Kathleen and James!
I absolutely love to work with same sex couples getting married. They each have been such beautiful people, and have all overcome such hardships in their lives. I admire their love and their courage. I am so happy to see laws around our nation and the world finally changing to support love. Warm congratulations to Kate [...]
The couple's signature lines. This wedding certificate includes the couple's favorite flowers and peacocks. Their vows are done in italic calligraphy in the center of the floral circle, to be surrounded by the signatures of their friends and family. The bride told me how she loves the symbolism of this. Their vows and their [...]
Jaci and Ben wanted an elegant, yet simple wedding certificate for their guests to sign in support of their marriage. They chose Copperplate calligraphy and light floral flourishes around their names. Congratulations, Jaci and Ben!
Signature flourish within Ashley and Andrew's Certificate Lemurs on wedding certificate border. This couple wanted to include lemurs and peacocks in their wedding certificate border. The Peacocks and feathers are done in iridescent and pearlescent paints. Congratulations, Ashley and Andrew!