Evite is always looking for creative and unique designs for our invitations and eCards. If you are interested in creating invitations or eCards, please send us an email with an introduction and a link to your portfolio or website to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Annie Bakst grew up in NYC, bombarded with museums, culture, counter-culture 24/7. Went to art high school, design college and began her career specializing in illustration, especially fashion illustration. Moved to San Francisco in the midst of dotcom mania and
grew her talents to advertising, design and web always with a flair for illustration. Now across country again, this time landing in Vermont, culture shock has set in and she now works as a virtual agency from her 1830 farmhouse looking out on her pond and acres of green (at least for a few months of the year).
Never content to do one thing at a time, photographer Keith Tsuji is a true multi-talented artist. Keith's passion for graphic design and illustration have, in recent years, evolved to embrace the art of photography. His works journal the places that he has lived, including: Taiwan, his birthplace; Hong Kong, where he received his design diploma; Los Angeles, where he earned his bachelor's degree; and Tokyo, the city with which he currently splits his time with Los Angeles.
Sarah & Abraham is an online boutique specializing in personalized
children's stationery, founded in 2007 by Sara Tams, Chicago-area
designer and firm believer in the handwritten thank you note. Sara works
from a home office in her 1920s bungalow where she seeks inspiration
from vintage illustrations of children at play and the everyday antics
of her own two children. Her design style is clean and simple, combining
vintage with modern to evoke an innocent nostalgic feeling.
Chris Fairbanks is a Venice, CA based illustrator and touring stand up comic. Born and raised in Missoula, Montana, Chris grew up snowboarding, skateboarding, and aggressive street-style dancing. He has a pretty girlfriend.
Darling Design is a small but passionate creative studio specializing in web and print design, illustration and handmade goods. Founded by Christine Castro, Darling has garnered praise for combining delightful details with smart design. There's nothing fancy, funny or fishy about the work she does. It's simple. It's sweet. It's darling.
Founded in 1997 by Martine Trelaun, Design + Know-How is an award-winning creative studio whose work spans the globe, and encompasses everything from corporate identity and branding, to illustration, book design, and web projects to writing, illustration, and texture design for luxury fabrics. Everything we create is imbued with the best of American and French cultures View Evite Invitation designs by this artist
Hipster Cards was founded in 2004 by Lynda Keeler to provide boutique style digital greeting cards that range from hip and edgy to sentimental and traditional (with a twist). Working with an international group of artists and designers, Hipster Cards are known for their blend of retro images, pop-culture references and clever messages. Hipster Cards is part of the Delight Network of blogs, search engines and social groups for women.
Jessica Lopez, a.k.a. Uncommon Industries, is a Los Angeles based illustrator and graphic designer whose early obsessions with coloring books, trapper keepers, Astro Boy and cuteness have all contributed to the style and subject matter of her work. After studying fashion design and falling in love with digital illustration and typography, Jessica taught herself the in's and out's of graphic design. Her work blends her bouyant sense of humor with her eye for color and composition. Her many specialties, as well as her adept execution have earned her a happy clientele. Jessica has also exhibited her work in Miami and Los Angeles.
Matthew Spangler is an artist who resides in Culver City, CA. A simple man he likes robots and cars and anything that is funny. He recently published a book "The Travels of Gulliver" and has received much acclaim. Matthew is also a part of the group "The Those Guys" (www.thethoseguys.com) where they exhibit their artistry at conventions throughout the year. You can see more of his stuff at www.mattart.com.
Penelope Dullaghan maintains that inspiration is everywhere - in the banana peel on the street or the big-haired lady sitting at the bar. And it's all there, feeding each person's inner artist. For visitors to her portfolio site and online journal, penelopeillustration.com, Penelope herself is a source of inspiration, as is another site she created, illustrationfriday.com, which currently draws over 500 participants per week.
Sheila Buchanan Designs is a graphic design boutique specializing in print, web, identity, and package design. She attended art college in San Francisco and now resides in sunny Los Angeles. She loves textures, art, photography and illustration.
Eren Blanquet is a friendly illustrator based in Southern California. She enjoys sketching, baking, and collecting vintage books. Her artwork ranges from character design for animation to children's book illustrations. You can see more of her work on her personal blog at www.eblanquet.blogspot.com.
Mike Roush is an animtor based in Burbank, CA. He is currently working at Titmouse animation, as the lead animator for an up coming Cartoon Network series. He got this gig from his good buddy Matt Spangler. Oh, and he is also a member of the world famous art gang "THE THOSE GUYS".
Chesley Lowe is a fun loving pixel monkey based in the lethargic hustle and bustle of Atlanta GA. College edumacated in scientific illustration, he has spent the last several years developing a much simpler style with flat colors and simple gradients. With several minutes of spare time each week, he enjoys playing the banjo and guessing how many jelly beans can fit in a given item. His motto: "Everything in moderation....including moderation."
You can see the latest goings on at chesterfly.com, a blog/portfolio site.
Futurefarmers is a design studio made up of a wide range of practitioners. The studio was founded in 1995 as a means to explore the relationship of concept and creative process between diverse modes of practice. Futurefarmers work has garnered international acclaim for innovation and a "human" approach to new media projects. Their work
is pervaded with images of growth-reminding us that both nature and our own creative natures are precious commodities that must be nurtured and sustained whether it is on the web or in our own backyards.
Giao Williams is a Columbia, SC-based illustrator and crafter who gets a kick out of quirky. She enjoys dabbling in crafty endeavors, collecting peculiar bits and bobs, reading curious things, and ogling whimsical goods. Everyday elements surprise and inspire her all the time.
Amy Eastwood is a San Francisco, CA based Illustrator and Graphic Designer with over 10 years in the business. Amy works in both print and web design for many high profile clients. Her original illustrations and graphic designs are created using computer-based drawing, watercolor, color pastels and mixed media. Amy's design style is colorful and fresh with a whimsical undertone, creating a style that's all her own. Successes include illustrating 2 children's book covers and designing the content's page for the national publication "Parenting Magazine."
Robert Evans, a native Californian photographer has achieved enormous success in his field since his studio's inception in 1994. Robert is most notable for having photographed the weddings of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes as well as Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston. Robert also photographs personal events for Jim Carrey and Jenny McCarthy. Robert's imagery has been featured and admired around the globe. With a headquarters in Los Angeles, Robert and his team travel nationally and internationally to document weddings, personal celebrations and corporate festivities, and services a wide range of commercial clients.
After 20 years as a professional photographer, Robert is now devoting time to creating an interactive online Photography Community to bring together and educate photographers at PhotographyMentor.com. Created for aspiring photographers and pros alike, PhotographyMentor.com has created 2 powerful tools: "The Playground", where photographers can Socialize and network with other photographers around the world, create groups, plan events and share schedules, upload photos and videos, Live video Chat, use the Forums, and much more... then there's "The School", where photographers watch and learn from top pros in the industry; featuring weekly learning clips, Image "Cheat Sheets" with complete camera data, The School Forum, photo assignments, interviews with professional photographers, virtual field trips to get a behind-the-scenes glimpse at photo-based companies, and much more...
London-born designer Tiffany Lerman, creator of the successful Chester collection of fashion prints found on products ranging from handbags to scrapbooking, launched the children's brand Tiny Tillia in 2006 with a range of pure and gentle bath and body items. With two small children at home, Tiffany realized that there was a lack of fun, fashionable and fresh products for children in the marketplace. Tiffany created a delightful collection of colorful characters using her sense of style and love of color and pattern that has made Chester so popular
Tiny Tillia is made up of endearing characters, all based on Tiffany's family members. Each animal in the Tiny Tillia collection has a trait and story that directly relates to someone she knows and loves. Plus new characters will be joining the Tiny Tillia Gang on an ongoing basis!
Tiny Tillia is currently sold at Fred Segal, The Right Start, Lisa Kline Kids, Shop Intuition, This Little Piggy Wears Cotton, The Container Store, The Wynn Las Vegas and The Montage Resort & Spa, to name a few. The line has also been featured in many fashion and trade publications, including CHILD Magazine, People, Fit Pregnancy and Women's Wear Daily, where it was named as one of the standouts at the EXTRACTS Show in NYC.
Tiny Tillia is growing! Look out for the Tiny Tillia Gang series of board books coming soon! There's also a TV cartoon that is being developed based on all the adorable characters. Plus look out for some of your favorite Tiny Tillia characters on all sorts of products from personalized stationery to toothbrushes!
DogTime's mission is to keep dogs out of shelters and in good homes by equipping novice and experienced owners alike with all the information needed to make them, and their dogs, very happy. At www.dogtime.com, you can find your dream canine companion with their one-of-a-kind matchmaking service, and then get expert answers for his every age, stage, and four-legged phase. At DogTime, they know that happiness is a tail slapping your thigh, and they wish everyone that kind of happy.
DogTime is a trustworthy online source for all things dog. They work closely with the vets, behaviorists, trainers, as well as devoted pet enthusiasts to provide quality information, helpful tools, and a sense of community. They strive to ensure that their content is sound and their community is genuine. They think this is one of the surest ways to become a dog lover's best friend.
With cool tools like Dog MatchUp, Dog Finder, and the Breed Center, DogTime connects pooches and people. More than 200 comprehensive breed profiles help prospective pet parents learn which breeds will best suit their lifestyle. And that's just the beginning! From online training classes offered by experts Ian and Kelly Dunbar, to a dog adoption center, to the chance to talk with fellow dog owners, they're here to help people have a happy, healthy relationship with their pets.
So come find your wag, at DogTime.com.
These fun Evite invitations were created by DogTime.com's Art Director, Jonathan Tuttle.
Respected around the world as an arbiter of style, Colin Cowie is widely known for designing and producing the most spectacular celebrations across the globe. His renowned parties have made him a favorite of countless celebrities, heads of state and royalty – and secured his place as one of the most sought after event designers in the world.
Colin Cowie is the author of eight best-selling books: five wedding books, two entertaining books and a book on living with style. He appears as a much-in-demand television personality on many national television shows, including The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Oprah Winfrey Show, Live with Regis and Kelly, Entertainment Tonight, CNN and Extra!
Colin has been profiled and quoted extensively in periodicals ranging from The New York Times Magazine, The Oprah Magazine, Architectural Digest, Bon Appétit, In Style, Town & Country, Bride's Magazine, The New York Post and The Chicago Daily Herald.
Born in Zambia and raised in South Africa, he now lives in New York and Los Angeles; Colin Cowie Lifestyle, his event and interior design company, is based in Los Angeles and New York. Visit his website at www.colincowie.com
Marie Barr is a fine artist and illustrator currently living in Los Angeles, CA. She holds a degree in Communication Arts & Design from Virginia Commonwealth University. She utilizes many different mediums as part of her exploration as an artist. Commercially she encompasses a wide range of styles that works with her diverse clientele. Her fine works are regularly shown in galleries around the country in group and solo exhibitions.
Noah (the boa) Smith and his Snake Cave can be found in Pasadena, California where he likes to create cartoon animations and illustrations for various clients. His Cave has taken seven years to build and is continually being modified to serve the needs of his patrons. Visitors are welcome to drop by the Snake Cave where they will be greeted with tea and pipe smoke.