Local vendors that I love…

calligraphy

-SPRIG AND FERN STUDIO (Hood River, OR)

Kristen offers a beautiful style of hand lettering and calligraphy for customized gifts, weddings and special occasions. She does envelope addressing, place cards, table numbers, custom seating charts, and signage.


-THE SCRIBBLIST (Portland, OR)

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The Scribblist is a calligraphy and illustration studio owned and created by Amanda Donahue. With an extensive background and education in fine art as a painter and sculptor, Amanda brings a touch of whimsy into all aspects of her work, including modern calligraphy, unique hand lettering, and vibrant paintings. Amanda works with clients near and far to create one-of-a-kind pieces that pay homage to beautiful lettering and joyful illustration.


PHOTOGRAPHY 

- STARK PHOTOGRAPHY (Portland, OR)

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-THE LITTLE PHOTO BUS (Pacific Northwest)

Step inside this super cute vintage bus and the first thing you'll notice is the big screen and state-of-the art photo booth equipment.  When you and your friends are ready and looking really good, just tap the screen and the countdown will begin.  The booth will print a strip for every person in the picture. Want to leave a pic behind for the bride and groom or the corporate photo album? Then your charismatic booth attendant will print an extra for the host(s). 

The bus is stocked with a variety of funny props and choice of backgrounds. Includes full printing capabilities, social media integration and much more. 


-ABYGAYLE TARSCHES PHOTOGRAPHY (Portland, OR)

Abigayle Tarsches is an established portrait, baby, family and wedding photographer in Marin, the SF Bay area, and Portland Oregon. With humor and sensitivity, Abby has a knack for bringing out the best in her favorite subjects—ranging from beloved pets and families to blushing brides and superstars. Her comfort level with all types of clients is reflected in the variety of her work. She consistently captures the unique beauty of her subjects to create enduring memories for her clients.

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DESSERTS

- DREAM CAKES (Portland, OR)



dance instruction

-THE MATING DANCE MAKER

Untraditional Wedding Dances for Extraordinary People


venues

-THE EVERGREEN (Portland, OR)  

The Evergreen has the capacity, flexibility and infrastructure to host any event.  From its historic, restored details to state-of-the art updates, The Evergreen merges new with old, modern with classic, comfort with elegance. 

See more venue options listed on The Art of Weddings page.

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