It’s All in the Details: Personalized Wax Seals


Customized wax seals: small details with  big impacts. When John and I were making our own wedding invitations, we designed a custom wax seal depicting my home state (and wedding location) of Ohio. Little did we know that that small detail would soon turn into the humblest beginnings of And Here We Are. After the […] Read More >


Sneak Peek: Watercolor + Gold Signage


Today I’m working on some hand painted gold leaf — actually, here I’m using liquid gild — 8×10 signs for our clients’ wedding décor, and later to live in their home! We did some on a hand-painted watercolor background (like their wedding invitations & save the dates), and some on a dark purple paper. I […] Read More >


It’s All in the Details: Watercolor and Letterpress


We’ve had a lot of requests lately for watercolor backgrounds with our custom letterpress and/or foil stamped artwork, which is awesome because it happens to be one of our favorite combinations of techniques. A watercolor wash makes each individual piece unique, and adds a layer of texture and color that really brings a “wow!”factor to […] Read More >