White draping. Pub table with champagne payette sequin table cloth. Large arrangement in urn. Lafayette Presbyterian Church

Navy/Champagne/Rustic Wedding. White wall draping in gym.

Rustic Cake Table. Burlap. Sunflowers. White draping, Blue up lights

Detail of tall centerpiece at Lafayette Presbyterian Church. Glass pilsner vase. White and champagne linens.

Navy and champagne wedding. White wall draping. Gym. Burlap table runners. Painted mason jars. Sunflowers.

Reception side of white wall draping. The wedding ceremony is on the other side. Lafayette Presbyterian Church. Buffalo, NY

Ceremony  Decor

Lush square arch, covered with white flowering branches in front of black backdrop

Floral arch with Black Backdrop. Simple aisle with runner. Old Time Baptist Church. Hamburg, NY

Soft purple up lighting, pedestals with arrangements and arch. Ceremony setup

White round chuppah, topiary trees

White double backdrop with cherry blossom accents. Victory Baptist Church, Clarkston, Michigan

Aisle lined with cherry blossoms

Brass arch covered in autumn leaves for fall wedding. Rogers City Baptist Church, Rogers City, Michigan

Winter Wonderland Wedding. Chairs with ruched covers and curly willow sashes

 

 

White Gothic arch, cluster of ficus trees and purple arrangements

Simple aisle draped with white tulle and stanchions decorated with lavender bows. White aisle runner sprinkled with lavender rose petals

Receptions

Rustic Theme. Burlap tablecloths, Ruched chair covers with burlap sashes and giant rhinestone brooches. Mule Town Lumber- industrial wedding venue

Winter Wedding in Black and Marsala. Remington’s Tavern and Seafood Exchange- industrial event venue

Black and Marsala

Trinity United Methodist Church

Ramada Hotel, Getzville, NY

Cherry Blossoms and Plum. First Missionary Church, Clarkston, MI

White with pink and tan. Rochester, NY

Rectangle and Round tables. Burlap and lace, coral satin. Gospel Light Bible Baptist Church, Gates, NY

All White wedding

Gothic arch decorated with greens, white and blush flowers. Bird cages and lanterns arranged at the base. Outdoor wedding backdrop at Wanakah Country Club

Reception at Wanakah Country Club. White and Sand linens. Tall Centerpieces

Detail of 60″ round table

Ambiance

Gypsy Theme. Post in room wrapped with thousands of twinkle lights which were draped across the entire ceiling. Champagne taffeta and sequin tablecloths, ruched chair covers, multi-colored napkins and sashes gave the room a romantic and Bohemian feeling. Like a starlit summer night…

Entire Room draped in black satin. Illuminated by Thousands of twinkle lights.

Hot Air balloon theme. With Balloon rising up into the “clouds”, Swirling Gobo, Blue uplights

Decorating with lights. Uplights in coral around the perimeter of the hall, 30 ft wide light curtain behind the head table and candles on every table. Evans Center Volunteer Fire Hall. Evans, NY

Winter Wonderland, draped walls and ceiling, custom chandelier, 2 gobos- blue swirl and monogram, Blue  uplights. Just mesmerizing!

Autumn Ladies tea at church. White linens, amber uplights.

Draped wall with painted backdrop centered behind head table, blue uplights around the ballroom. Beta Sigma Phi- NY Convention.  Millennium Hotel, Buffalo, NY

Dimmed chandeliers, Purple draping and uplights. White tablecloths and chair covers. Ramada Hotel. Getzville, NY

Ceiling decor

Close up of Hot air balloon rising into the clouds

Four foot diameter custom crystal chandelier. Ceiling also draped with white satin swags and twinkle lights

Five foot diameter Floral chandelier- paper flowers. faceted crystal balls. White and Tiffany blue… with crystal chandelier suspended in center. Ceiling above it is draped with white voile

Draped ceiling with 8 arms

Church Sanctuary Backdrops

Church backdrop for Spring. Green drapes with cherry blossom trees and white up lights

Church backdrop for Winter. White satin double swagged with blue and white lights, blue and silver floral swag hangs in the center

Church backdrop. 8 ft tall fluted columns. colored up lights

Detail of columns

Church backdrop for Memorial Day. Dark red, white and blue with gold star. Memorial wreath. God bless America

Church backdrop for Victorian Christmas. Old Fashioned Street Lights decorate platform in church sanctuary

Church backdrop. Simple white drape and white lights. Large purple and white floral arrangement

Church backdrop for Independence Day, Patriotic Backdrop with 16′ x 8′ flag. Red and blue laser lights

Custom banner for Bus Ministry Day- banner designed by Tom Rood

Blue and White drapes for Music Recital

Burgundy and White drapes with light curtain

Autumn, Western Theme

Missions Conference. Burgundy draped backdrop

Big Flower Arrangements

for Church, Foyer or Escort card Table

A pair of summer arrangements

Pair of arrangements with Blue hydrangea, soft pink roses. Placed on white pedestals

Spring flowers. Forsythia and daffodils

 

Tables

Sweetheart Table. Apple Green and Purple

Sweetheart Table. Coral satin Pick ups with white hydrangea.

Head Table. Orange Taffeta

Gift Table. Cake Table. Pink Organza accent

Guest Table. Birthday Party. Car Theme.

Guest Table. Tiffany and Silver. Paper plates, Edible Centerpiece

Unity Candle Table Decor

Gift Table with tall vase

Sweetheart table. Champagne sequin tablecloth,

Dessert table with 8 tier cupcake display

Sweetheart Table. Cinderella table skirt. Rhinestone Brooches

Guest Table. Purple tablescape.

Escort Card Table. Mirrored pedestals, orchids

 

Cakes

Tropical Flowers on Square stacked wedding cake made by Linda Olson .  Fresh orchids from Hawaii were on all the tables and at every place setting.

Three tier strawberry shortcake covered with whipped cream. Strawberries between the layers and extra back in the kitchen to serve with it. Simply Wonderful! All the flowers are hand made and edible too. Made by Linda Olson.

Square 3 tier Polka dot cake with Monogram and Red roses. Made by Natalie Guadagno

Blue Roses

 

Centerpieces

Tall centerpiece, glass vase. Wanakah Country Club reception

Green hydrangea in crystal beaded vase

Tall vase with cranberries and white hydrangea

Tall Centerpiece. Purple and blush flowers in 33 inch tall vase

Tall vase arrangement with hydrangea and orchids

Rustic cluster centerpiece, tulips, wood slices and lots of candles

Centerpiece with centerpiece light

Low, small centerpiece with blue and white hydrangea, pink and fuchsia roses

Tall Centerpiece

 

Draping Ideas

Rustic Setup. Burlap and lace.. Ruched chair covers.

Single swag satin wall drape. Ruched chair covers

Wall and ceiling drapes, Custom chandelier. Gym transformation.

Ceiling Drape, Wall Drape with Double swags and blue lights

Setup for Music Recital. Light curtain and up lights

Photo backdrop for Thanksgiving Banquet

Deep plum drop circle taffeta backdrop with white swag

Draped ceiling with 8 arms

Draped gazebo for cake table.

Draped gazebo illuminated with twinkle lights, a small chandelier and uplights makes the sweetheart table the focal point of the reception

Round Chuppah, draped with white tobacco cloth… ethereal, filmy curtain…and blue uplights

Tieback detail. Cluster of huge rhinestone brooches

 

Play Sets

The first set we did.

Detail of the boat’s anchor and guns

Ah, Venice…. My favorite set

Another shot of Venice

Papa Luigi’s

Homes along the canal

A Big Red Barn. This actually spun and opened into 3 other sets.

The A la mode

They didn’t light it this way for the play, but I like it….

Inside the fort

I researched the most for this one. The Castle set

Props

They asked for a car. We had plywood and paint

Trojan burro

Missions conference. Bro. Eubanks’ plane

Giant gift box made for float for Christmas Parade

Paintings and Murals

Mural 6790 GSR2

Back of school bus.

Back of bus. another angle

Camp Meeting

Mail box painted for a friend

 

Watercolor Looking through the weeds

Stained Glass. ‘Psalm One’ Window

Watercolor. ‘Preacher’- Founding Pastor of Old Time Baptist Church

People

Who isn’t afraid of heights?

Fred- hanging the ceiling draping…

Tom on Scissorlift