Country Backyard wedding – DIY and personal touches

Country Backyard wedding – DIY and personal touches

As I mentioned in Tuesday’s blog post, the bride in this Country backyard wedding did a lot of DIY touches. She spent a long time designing and “crafting” for her wedding. I was lucky enough to work with her on some of the hand-painted touches such as the music themed wedding invitations, thank you cards […]

Penn State Alumni Wedding – Custom Thumbprint Guestbook

Posted by on Aug 28, 2015 in Hand-Painted Guest book
Penn State Alumni Wedding – Custom Thumbprint Guestbook

It is back to school time again! As the college students are headed back to campus this week, I wanted to share with you a fun way to commemorate your alma mater on your wedding day by working with me to create a custom University themed Thumbprint Guestbook. This couple, Kim and CJ both went to […]

Philly Proud – Love Park Thumbprint Guest Print

Posted by on Oct 21, 2014 in Hand-Painted Guest book
Philly Proud – Love Park Thumbprint Guest Print

Philadelphia is of course known as the “City of Brotherly Love,” but the icon that most effectively displays that is located at the center of the city at Love Park. With beautiful City Hall on one side and a beaming fountain that changes color…sometimes green at St. Patty’s Day or pink during Breast Cancer Awareness […]

Our Whale’s Tale: A Nantucket Wedding

Posted by on Sep 3, 2014 in Hand-Painted Guest book
Our Whale’s Tale: A Nantucket Wedding

Two days after Labor Day, the unofficial last day of summer, and I’m still reminiscing on some of the creative custom beach-themed thumbprint guestbooks I have been lucky enough to work on these past few months. Our Whale’s Tale guest print certainly tops the most creative requests I have received from a bride. Andria and […]

Jennette’s Pier Custom Thumbprint Guest Print

Posted by on Aug 27, 2014 in Hand-Painted Guest book
Jennette’s Pier Custom Thumbprint Guest Print

I have had the wonderful opportunity to work on some custom thumbprint guestbook projects this past summer. One example is a request from Jennifer who got married in June at the beautiful Jennette’s Pier in North Carolina. This custom thumbprint guest print was inspired by the Hand-Painted Weddings Beach Thumbprint guest print, where the guests […]

In the Studio: Custom Hand-Painted Thumbprint Guest print

Posted by on Sep 4, 2013 in Hand-Painted Guest book
In the Studio: Custom Hand-Painted Thumbprint Guest print

I’m excited to share this custom hand-painted thumbprint guestbook I just finished for a couple who is getting married in Long Island at the end of the month. For their Save-the-Date the couple had etched their names and wedding date into two planks in a fence along the beach. They took a photo of the […]

Beach Thumbprint Guest Print

Posted by on Jul 2, 2013 in Hand-Painted Guest book
Beach Thumbprint Guest Print

The Beach thumbprint guestbook features sunny, sandy beach with the red, old-fashioned airplane flying overhead announcing the couple’s wedding names and wedding date! The thumbprints in this guest print are the footprints that lead down the path towards the turquoise ocean. This would be a beautiful option for your beach-themed wedding! The Beach Thumbprint Guestbook is now […]

Lighthouse Thumbprint Guest Print

Posted by on Jun 20, 2013 in Hand-Painted Guest book
Lighthouse Thumbprint Guest Print

I listen to a series of guided meditations on my phone from time to time to get centered. Most of them guide me to picture myself in a calm, relaxed location. I usually find peace in the woods. I find myself drawn to the trees and the mountains with leaves crutching under my feet, or […]

Country Cobblestone Thumbprint Guestbook

Posted by on Jun 5, 2013 in Hand-Painted Guest book
Country Cobblestone Thumbprint Guestbook

I’m working on a few more Thumbprint Guestbooks. The first one I will show you is this Country Cobblestone Thumbprint Guestbook. The couple’s names go on the top piece of wood on the sign and the wedding date goes on the bottom. Just as with the Cobblestone Thumbprint Guestbook, guests “sign” with their fingerprint to […]

Roller Derby Thumbprint Guest Print

Posted by on Jan 30, 2013 in Hand-Painted Guest book
Roller Derby Thumbprint Guest Print

A couple of weeks back at the Lovesick Expo in Philadelphia, I raffled off the Hand-Painted Weddings Cobblestone Thumbprint Guest Print. The woman who won the raffle excited came to meet me in person and was telling me that she and her partner were really into roller derby….and a lightbulb went off. I thought, “That […]

Cobblestone Thumbprint Guestbook: Guests Leave an Impression on the Couple’s Path

Posted by on Jul 6, 2012 in Hand-Painted Guest book
Cobblestone Thumbprint Guestbook: Guests Leave an Impression on the Couple’s Path

The Cobblestone thumbprint guestbook is a 13″ x 19″ hand-printed art print in which guests “sign” with their fingerprint to fill in the cobblestone path. The names and dates on the banner are customizable. This piece will make a beautiful keepsake on your walls for years to come. It beautifully symbolizes the support your family […]