Starting next week, Sullivan Entertainment’s blogging team will be celebrating the joy that weddings inspire along with remembering all the great Sullivan Classic weddings that joined together such characters as Anne and Gilbert, Olivia and Jasper, and Felicity and Gus. Next week is Wedding Week!
Anne’s ability to bring out the best in people and shine her light has been an inspiration for photographer Jessica Zais since childhood. With the help of Stage Right Etc (who worked on styling, decor and florals), Jessica was able to photograph an Anne of Green Gables-inspired wedding.
Here is our interview with makeup artist Michelle Cudmore, who worked on the beautiful Anne-inspired wedding photo shoot we have posted. Along with other wedding vendors, Michelle was handpicked by Rachel Peters, of Rachel Peters Photography, to help her create her vision. Luckily, Michelle is both a talented artist and an authentic Anne fan.
Fans of L.M. Montgomery have a special anniversary to note: July 5th marked the 100th anniversary of her wedding to Ewan Macdonald. The couple were married in the living room of Park Corner, the house that inspired many of Maud’s stories, on Prince Edward Island.
“Married life has its ups and downs, of course. You mustn’t expect that everything will always go smoothly. But I can assure you, Anne, that it’s a happy life, when you’re married to the right man.” – Diana Barry, Anne’s House of Dreams
Here are three amusing and beautiful excerpts from Anne’s House of Dreams during the days leading up to Anne Shirley’s wedding to Gilbert Blythe.