Love Expressed with Sustainable Beauty

February 21, 2011
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One of the seasons most delightful celebrations took place at on the rolling hills in Northern California.  A fully organic venue, thousands of redwood and douglas fir seedlings were planted throughout the lands as part of a responsible forest management plan.

Everyone agreed there could be no better place to hang bell jars filled with moss and flameless flickering tea lights for the wedding celebration of Kevin DePalmer & Elizabeth Mooney.

This was an event that integrated the talents of both friends and family.  We placed magnolia leaves preserved with glycerin that had been hand-picked by the bride’s grandmother on over 200 feet of burlap elegantly draping the single table winding between the trees and hillsides.  Outstanding in the Field, known for setting up magical and completely local “farm dinners” all over the United States, set the table with farm fresh tomatoes, grits, Burrata cheese, grilled meats and marinated figs. The delectable cake was provided by the brilliant…

Amy + Jeph – Concept to Ceremony

September 24, 2010
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Amy + Jeph sprouted beautiful ideas for ther wedding day at Holman Ranch.
Sophie from Lila B. sketched out a few to set the scene…
We all went to work to create the setting (including Jeph’s handpainted working gramophones!)
Amy Byrd orchestrated with her event planning team..
Anna Kuperberg captured it all on film.

Spring Blooms at Spanish Hacienda

September 23, 2010
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The story of a special wedding at Holman Ranch in Carmel Valley, CA told with Anna Kuperberg’s bright photos ~ in three blog entries.

First, Amy and Jeph’s bride & groom personal flowers. Spring blooms ~ with a just picked look ~ lovely.

Making beautiful statements with living things