chuppah for a southern wedding: next steps

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It’s been a busy couple of weeks, full of get-togethers and wedding events.  I also started using Twitter, which I think we can all agree is a dangerous time sink a great tool for learning what’s up.  (You can follow me @raftersofcedars if you like.) Meanwhile, I’ve been intending to post more about the progress […]

a new arrival in the workroom

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Due to the demise of her predecessor, the charming but unreliable Fredo, a new arrival is now gracing the workroom: I’ve named her Gaila.  So far she’s performing admirably. :) Despite Fredo’s sudden departure, work continues on the current chuppah as well as on some new projects.  I’ll be posting more later this week; for […]

in the studio: starting a new chuppah

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It’s Monday, the day I’ve chosen to share the progress of chuppahs and other projects I’m working on.  Despite a pesky cold that has me wanting to curl up on the couch, watch Fringe and eat cake (that someone will make for me, naturally, because people with colds need cake), the blog must go on, […]

weddings: modern in chicago

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When I saw this gorgeous wedding at Style Me Pretty I knew I wanted to say something about it. Starting with just how beautiful it is! The Modern Wing at the Art Institute is a gorgeous space that’s clean and minimal, but also warm, with wood plank floors and changing views of the sky and […]