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Friday June 30, 2017

June 2017’s Projects

Andalusian save the dates, bold handpainted artwork for invitations, and a returning star client filled our time in June.

Jolly Edition Blog Post June 2017 Mediterranean inspired hand written save the date
Andalusia sits at the southern tip of Spain facing the African continent and enjoys both European and African influences, forming a unique look and feel for its culture. Akemi & Matthew's save the date, for their Andalusian wedding, is just a glimpse of what's to come for guests attending their wedding.
Jolly Edition Blog Post June 2017 hand drawn details - sweet, playful spring wedding invitation suite
The beautiful Boscobel House and Gardens are the venue for Christine & Kevin's nuptials this month. The location's rich history made the focus of their project the guest's experience while visiting from the farthest corners of the world to the Hudson Valley destination. We designed the custom map to tempt and excite their guests into making the most of the trip.
Jolly Edition Blog Post June 2017 Navy and blush wedding invitation suite. Custom saloon-door folding invitation
Sometimes big beautiful flowers are all you need to exemplify the personality of a project. Kori & Jai's invitation featured big, expressive blooms and contrasting, muted florals. That inky invitation background exploded the details into the foreground beautifully.
Jolly Edition Blog Post June 2017 gouache illustration artwork for
Katie & Adam wanted us to focus on the great outdoors in their save the date. Here's the finished gouache painting of the fox and hounds scene for their save the date.
Jolly Edition Blog Post June 2017 custom wedding thank you cards with gold foil and photographs
Christina & Rhys commissioned us to produce their 28-page wedding program celebrating and commemorating their spectacular Jamaican-Welsh cultural coming together. This month we added to their project with foil printed — using the crest we designed for them — thank you cards with a mounted photograph from their wedding day. One of the finest projects with two of the finest people.

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Kimberly and Malte are getting married in Mérida, Mexico. Click the link to see a quick video of their printed invitation. It’s a square gate-fold invitation, the cover design features their wedding venue and opens to their wedding florals and information cards featuring a map of Mérida, and vignettes that illustrate where their guests will Read the rest.

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