September 23, 2009
I haven’t written anything in over a month, which is terrible, but things have been crazy! I know there’s no excuse so I’m going to distract you with something totally different and fun and pretty! A wedding cake! I did this cake for one of my bestest and oldest friends’ weddings back in May. We’ve known each other since kindergarten and spent a large portion of our lives as next door neighbors… we’ve pretty much seen each other through everything you could possibly see someone through growing up in rural Virginia. Tina actually came up to Providence from Virginia with her boyfriend, soon to be fiance, now husband, Dave, to see and photograph the Paper Jungle back in 2007, so she was already really familiar with my cut paper work. When she asked me to do their cake, I couldn’t have been more thrilled and honored, so here goes!
There you have it! My new career as cake decorator extraordinaire has begun. Contact me if you’re interested in your own custom cut paper cake for your next big event-it was a total blast and I couldn’t have done it without such a great crew to work with. Although next time, it will be much easier if I’m not occupied as Bridesmaid AND cake decorator! Love ya Tina and Dave—happy marriage! And thank you for the beautiful photos, they were all taken by Jeff Greenough.