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This post may contain affiliate links, but I only share what I 100% love and use myself. While I don’t think we *need* another Taylor Swift mention this week… I’m going to do it anyway. T. Swift announced “Midnights” drops Oct. 21.  Also can I pretty please have whatever coffee she’s drinking bc it’s her […]

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KT Merry — The Most Influential People of 2022: What I’ve Learned from Her (and YOU CAN TOO)

This post may contain affiliate links, but I only share what I 100% love and use myself. While I don’t think we *need* another Taylor Swift mention this week… I’m going to do it anyway. T. Swift announced “Midnights” drops Oct. 21.  Also can I pretty please have whatever coffee she’s drinking bc it’s her […]

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Home on The Range: A Ralph Lauren inspired editorial both Downton Abbey-chic and Kentucky Derby-classic 

YOU MAY ALSO LIKE WHY LIVE WEDDING PAINTING CHANGES EVERYTHING… COUTURE INSPIRED This Ralph Lauren couture-inspired editorial shoot at The Range in Stillwater, Oklahoma is intentional, charming, and fashion-forward, with neutral-hued florals and picturesque bright green pastures in the background. This well-styled editorial is sure to inspire with bespoke details that are warm and elegant, […]

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This Lavish Ceremony Venue is Actually the Groom’s Childhood Backyard!

All photography in this post is by Holly Felts Photography YOU MAY ALSO BE INTERESTED IN THE MOST ICONIC GOWNS I’VE PAINTED… BESPOKE DETAILS This wedding in Tulsa that started at a private residence and culminated with a gorgeous reception at Southern Hills Golf and Country Club is timeless in its charm and elegant with […]

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WEDDING IN ITALY: FOUR BEAUTIFUL LOCATIONS

… AND WHY YOU NEED YOUR DESTINATION WEDDING IN ITALY PAINTED LIVE! I’m known for burying the lede, so I want to start with this: if you’re getting married in Italy – you need a live wedding painter. << Tap that link and let’s chat. You know the scene in The Devil Wears Prada where […]

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The Most Iconic Wedding Dresses I’ve Painted

An iconic wedding dress designer like Elizabeth James (circa The Parent Trap) *cue that top hat toss during the couture bridal fitting* inspired a young girl I wanted to be a fashion designer – I even taped together a pink and green cap-sleeve polka-dotted midi dress for my second grade teacher because I wasn’t allowed […]

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A Snow-filled Sky was Magical for this Romantic Winter Wedding in Downtown Tulsa

This New Year’s Day winter wedding at The Root Coworking Space in Downtown Tulsa, Oklahoma is lush, magical, and inviting, with a relaxed thoughtful vibe that made all the guests feel instantly warm and welcome on a freezing cold night. As the guests began arriving, snow quietly fell to the ground all around — easily […]

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Creative Law Shop — MY Go-To for ALL THINGS LEGAL

This past week I got to go to Dallas for a few days to paint at The Olana in Texas – which coincidentally is where Raven and Adam from The Bachelor/Bachelorette franchise got married – and it was stunning. More on that in next week’s newsletter edition because our story today doesn’t begin until 10 PM […]

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Why I Love Rent the Runway

Ever felt ENTIRELY TOO UNDERDRESSED?! I have… And at a wedding, you do NOT want to feel that way. Enter RENT THE RUNWAY.  The literal godsend for my t-shirt and jeans-filled wardrobe. In this post you’ll learn all about WHY I LOVE RENT THE RUNWAY.  And yes, there are affiliate links here which means I […]

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The Art of the Flat Lay

Let it be known that I am not a flat lay master. I am not. … but I have been obsessed with the beauty of a flat lay, and I wish it had been a thing when I got married almost 10 years ago. if you’re new to the concept, a flat lay is simply […]

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This Couple’s Family-Centered Civic Center Music Hall Wedding Was Complete With Sweeping Views of Downtown OKC

This thoughtful and romantic wedding took place at Civic Center Music Hall. Downtown Oklahoma City, Oklahoma is a bustling, charming, and stylish area for a wedding. The Civic Center looked stunning with the autumn-hued florals and sweeping cityscape in the background. It is quite an honor to paint the wedding of a fellow artist — […]

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