Why You Should Consider a Venue Illustration for Your Wedding Invitations

Why You Should Consider a Venue Illustration for Your Wedding Invitations

Illustrated wedding invitations, adorned with painterly portraits of you and your partner, your wedding venue, on-theme designs, and more, are the personalized touch you've been searching for!

If you take a look at previous work by ElisaAnne Calligraphy, you’ll noticed that venue illustrations might be a favorite around here :) In this post, we discuss a few reasons why!

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Why are Custom Wedding Invitations so Expensive?

Why are Custom Wedding Invitations so Expensive?

Weddings cause sticker shock, I totally get it. And the thing that makes weddings so tricky is the fact that many wedding vendors charge MORE for their items if they are for a wedding, as opposed to some other event people might be hosting. I am NOT a vendor that does that. I believe that my prices should be even across the board, regardless of the type of people or event I'm creating them for. But, with that said, my prices are still high and a lot of people will ask me, "Why are your wedding invitations so expensive?"

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The Importance of Paper in Your Wedding Day

The Importance of Paper in Your Wedding Day

While it might be convenient for a stationer and calligrapher to share the many reasons why paper is an important part of your wedding day, we fully understand that we are also speaking to future brides and grooms here! So, we are changing things up a little bit with this blog and bringing in a recent bride, Madison Emanuelo, to share her thoughts on why you shouldn’t skip out on paper when you’re planning your wedding.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Wedding Invitations

Frequently Asked Questions About Wedding Invitations

You’re getting married! The big day is rapidly arriving, the budget planned, and you have started looking for vendors to help bring the big day to reality. While this is a very exciting time in your life, it can also be the most stressful as you journey into an industry full of ever-changing etiquette and tradition. As your details come together, the wedding invitation is easily one of the most important elements.

I’ve collected some of the most frequently asked questions about wedding invitations that I see as a stationer and provided my honest to goodness answers in this blog post.

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Why I Moved From MailChimp to ConvertKit for My Creative Business

Why I Moved From MailChimp to ConvertKit for My Creative Business

I first heard of ConvertKit years ago though, to be honest, I was nowhere near being financially sound enough in my business to pay $50 a month for an email software. I was more focused on making enough money to just pay for my Adobe Creative Suite (something I use on a daily basis in my biz).

Anyway, I started with MailChimp because it made sense to me at the time. All I needed was a simple email list and the ability to email people that were on it. MailChimp was the perfect solution… however, I slowly but surely started to develop some growing pains as I realized that the platform didn’t fully allow me to do what I WANTED with my emails.

Without any further ado, here’s the reason why I finally made the switch…

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What's Your Wedding Invitation Style?

What's Your Wedding Invitation Style?

Deciding what to include in your wedding invitations (especially if you want to personalize them) can be tricky! Take this fun quiz to determine what your style is, then head over to the inquiry page to fill out your personalized inquiry so I can deliver you a free customized quote :)

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In the Waiting

In the Waiting

If you’ve been around long, you probably know my blog posts are catered around a two main themes: weddings and business. I’m either trying to help y’all succeed at something you’re working towards in your biz, or I’m offering advice to anyone who is getting married and planning a wedding.

Rarely do I take much time to talk about anything truly personal or behind the scenes….

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