Jill and Thomas

by Benjamin Keys

Figure 8 Island Yacht Club | Live Wedding Painting

Figure 8 Island, NC

Effortless beauty and graceful style.  Jill and Thomas' wedding photos are sure to take your breath away.  Kellie Kano's photos capture this sweet couple's love for one another and in such a pure way.  This wedding, beautifully styled by Jennifer Mitchell of Figure 8 Island Yacht Club incorporated so many heartfelt, personal touches.  Details like the cross they stood before as they exchanged their vows was decorated with sand dollars their family and friends have collected over the years.  Those same friends and family joined together to hire Ben to paint live during their ceremony and reception.  You could feel the love and support that surrounded them.  The coastal marsh of Figure 8 Island created a beautiful backdrop for this live wedding painting.  It's our hope that this painting will (for generations) serve as a sweet memory of the love and blessing that surrounded this couple as they said, "I do."      

Jill and Thomas | 24 x 30 in. Oil on Canvas | Figure 8 Island Yacht Club

Jill and Thomas | 24 x 30 in. Oil on Canvas | Figure 8 Island Yacht Club

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Photography || Kellie Kano Photography
Wedding Planner || Jennifer Mitchell, Figure 8 Island Yacht Club
Ceremony || Figure 8 Island Yacht Club
Reception || Figure 8 Island Yacht Club
Gown || Monique Lhuillier
Hair || Sunny Lee, Harbour Club Day Spa
Make Up || Tess Wheatley, Blush Haus of Beaute'
Florist || Beautiful Flowers by June
Cake || Anna Echols, One Belle Bakery
Caterer || Figure 8 Yacht Club
Band ||
Complete Desire
Videography || Lifestage Films