put together a fun little shoot for society6 and their launch of floor pillows! you have got to get your hands on some of these because they are so cute, comfy, and versatile. here's 5 different ways to use them and click here to shop! photos by Kate Rentz
2. crafternoon. here we made fresh flower mandalas.
3. whine, wine, and paint night
5. outside lounging and also flower crowns because flowers
a couple weeks ago jacky mitrius of howl and rose photography came to my home studio to snap some pictures of me in my element while I was prepping for a wedding. she is doing this really awesome series called makers & artisans, definitely go check it out. here's a little peek into my world. and yes, that is a tiny peacock chair for my cat. xx
This wedding brings such joy to my heart because, to me, there is nothing more fulfilling than a bride seeing what she envisioned come to life flawlessly for her big day. Kaitlyn wanted a garden inspired wedding that was wild and ethereal, she called it, "summer in October." Her bouquet was full of dahlias, snapdragons, garden roses, and ranunculus and tied off with Bellame chiffon ribbon. It was amazing getting to be a part of this day and seeing all of the people who so very much love kaitlyn and tim surround them and be a part of the beginning of their journey together! All photos by Tracy Dodson Photography.
I was so thrilled to get to be a part of Chris and Alina's big day, here are a few photos of them taken by Morgan Hydinger.
On a sunny Friday morning up in Santa Barbara these two shared a sweet and intimate elopement that was every bit as stunning as it was magical. I'm pretty sure this couple could win an award for good style, so I was honored when Katie asked me to design her bouquet and flower crown for their special day. All photos by Jesialex Photography, you can see more on her blog at www.jesialex.blogspot.com. Enjoy! xx
For Kaitlyn's bridal shower she wanted to have an event that was whimsy, magical, and intimate. Thrown by her matron of honor, Emma, she put together the shower in just that way. I came along with my buckets and vases of flowers to have a custom bloom bar for the girls as they arrived. Everyone got to pick their favorites and wear their flower crown for the rest of the evening. It was such a fun and sweet bridal shower, and I am very much looking forward to the wedding! All photographs by Jessica Tenekegian of Jesialex Photography.
my first time in washington was a total success. I seriously fell in love with it up there. my favorite part was kayaking in the san juan islands and I would 100% recommend that to any ocean lovers. even though I was only there for 3 days I really feel like I covered a lot of ground. pike place, top of the space needle, seattle center, great seafood, and some awesome exploring. here are a few of my favorite photos from the trip, enjoy! xx
inspiration often finds me in the strangest ways. for this shoot I felt particularly drawn to the combination of blue and pink, even thought that's not in my usual color palette, but it's good to get outside of your comfort zone, right?
I draw a lot, and it's so incredibly thrilling to see something that was in your head come to life, and I am so blessed to have talented and creative friends to help make it happen.
photographer :: jessica tenekegian // jesialex photography
model :: alison griner