For anyone who’s seen my invitation/program designs in the past, they’ve been sort of basic. Pretty and clean, but I tended to take elements that already existed and put them together. I have some excellent sources of free-for-commercial-use vectors, and have purchased others. Recently I’ve begun manipulating my original photography to create images that I use on printed materials like these:
But for my friend and May bride’s bridal shower, I wanted to do something very special. So I custom-designed a graphic for her bridal shower to go with the fabulous peacock theme I’m planning for her.
The first attempt at designing went okay, and I like the feathers:
But I decided that I wanted an art deco feel and a monochromatic invitation. So I redid it. I LOVE the elegant lines!
The finished product:
I’m so excited to send them out tomorrow!!!