this wedding was a DIY wedding, because my mom taught us we could create anything we could imagine, and we've pretty much always believed that.
afterall, we're each pretty closely related to one pretty fantastic Creature.
|Leisel put me in charge of all the chalkboard art|
|the sister-in-laws made all the delicious bruschetta and salads|
|Leisel collected glassware from thrift stores and sale racks for months|
|the flowers were ordered wholesale, succulents found at home depot, and the random greenery was collected from abandoned alleyways. the giant chalkboard was a large piece of backer-board sprayed with chalkboard paint.|
|tables were rented and decorated by leisel and i.|
|the fabric banner was made by leisel from walmart sheets and rope, furniture was thrifted.|
|many family members and friends worked on the baby-jar chandeliers that were hung from a 200 year old tree.|