Author archives: Anna

  • Alice & Arthur | Frost & Gold Wedding Album

  • I am absolutely in love with the new luxe linen covers now available for my clients' wedding albums. With these luxe linens comes the option for metallic debossing on the cover, which was perfectly in keeping with Alice and Arthur's wedding style. Their covers are the light grey "frost" luxe linen w[...]
  • Flowerland Watercolor Date

  • Flowerland is truly as it sounds, a wonderland filled with plants of all kinds, and all adorably presented. It's located in Albany, near Berkeley, and I headed there with my friend Pam for a mid-week watercolor date. This leaf already looks like real-life watercolors. Pam and I eac[...]
  • Creative Retreat in Potter Valley

  • Soon after I returned from Amsterdam, I headed three hours north of San Francisco for a little overnight retreat with some friends. My friend Eileen is a photographer and a scout for Hipcamp, which is kind of like Airbnb but for campsites and outdoor-oriented stays. So she invited a group of us alon[...]
  • Tulips in Holland

  • Tulips galore! Fuzzy tulips, striped tulips, huge dinner plate-sized tulips, and tulips masquerading as peonies. We purposely timed our visit to Holland with the end of April to catch all the tulips in bloom. It was an easy day trip from Amsterdam to visit the gardens at Keukenhof and the surroundin[...]
  • Pauline & Justin | Silver Moon Custom Wedding Album

  • I am happy to share Pauline and Justin's wedding album today. We debossed the cover with their names and wedding date, and Pauline and Justin selected the 'silver moon' silk cover, which is one of the most popular choices. Perfect for a neutral color and a little sheen and texture.These are [...]
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • Amsterdam! My friends Sun and Elliot have been living in Amsterdam for about two years now, and I've had it on my list to visit, especially since no one has anything but glowing reviews for the city. So we made our visit in the spring, just in time for tulip season. I'm saving the actual tulip field[...]
  • Berlin, Germany

  • In April, Justin and I made a little Europe trip for two weeks and visited some friends in Amsterdam and Berlin. In Berlin, Justin got to meet up with a friend from Shanghai who lives in western Germany, and I got to meet up with my friend Talya, who's now an opera singer with Oper Komische Berlin. [...]
  • San Francisco Bay Area | April-May, 2017

  • Everyday adventures around the Bay, from April to May!Open Studios in the Mission.  This last little one is my watercolor kit! Happy Birthday, Tiffany!New ramen spot in Soma.Silly creative entrepreneur friends.Kev, Jenny and Ellie visit the Bay! At Tartine Manufacto[...]
  • Rose Garden Editorial

  • We headed over to the Berkeley Rose Garden for this lovely editorial shoot with florals by Jessie of Handsome Flowers, jewelry from Tess Young, dresses from Armours and Anguish, and our model Ruby. See some of my favorites below!       Anna Wu is a wedding and portrait p[...]