Welcome! We like to share specials and portrait sneak peeks from our sessions in Statesville, Lake Norman, and the surrounding areas. We'll also post special announcements here before we post them anywhere else!
Cammie has such a sweet and calm personality that I imagine that people are just drawn to her the way I was. We met at the 2015 Statesville Bridal Expo and then got together at the studio so I could listen to the love story she shared with Michael. It wasn't long until I was able to meet him when we did their engagement session at T.H. Broyhill Park and her grandparen'ts home in Boone.
Then, before we knew it, it was time for her bridal portraits! I love spending this time with the bride before her wedding. It's a time for her to simply be. She gets pampered with professional hair and makeup styling, she gets to prance around in her dress, and even if it's nearly 100° as it was on the day we did Cammie's bridal portraits, it's a special time just to enjoy being a bride.
One of the most popular reasons to have a bridal session before the ceremony is so that we can create a beautiful portrait to display at the reception, which is what Cammie did. She selected a frame that would match her home decor, and we carefully selected a double mat to match their wedding colors, which will remain classic for years to come. When purchasing wall art from Sheri Allison Photography, we pride ourselves on offering quality products that are completely finished and ready to display in your home.
Now, as Cammie and Michael turn a new chapter in their fairytale, they have an heirloom art piece to enjoy as their story unfolds.
We met Ethan and Sommer, owners of Elegant and Classy Events, at the Providence Cotton Mill Open House. The Providence Cotton Mill is a 150 year old mill in Catawba, and has just opened as a new wedding venue. We had the pleasure of photographing some promotional images during their first EVER wedding and then we were invited back to attend their Open House.
Ethan and Sommer have warehouse locations in Charlotte, NC and Myrtle Beach, SC and they are serving all areas in between including Lake Norman, Mooresville, Statesville, Hickory, Lenoir, Columbia, SC and more!
What really impressed me about this rental company was the huge variety of options they offered. From elegant to rustic, with bling or classically simple, in just about every color you could imagine, a bride will find everything she needs to fit her theme. Need to rent some Mason Jars? Call Sommer. Do you want to add beautiful linen drapery to your venue, Elegant and Classy Events not only provides the raw materials, they also set it all up for you. Are you looking for a day-of coordinator? No problem; this is a service they love to provide! Do you want to punch up the decor with uplighting? Perfect- they can make that happen!
They pride themselves on being able to work with any budget at any type of venue. 150 year old mill that's been brought back to life? Check. Sunset Ceremony on the beach? Check. Family Home with intimate gathering? Check. Rustic Barn? Check.
Call Sommer or Ethan to discuss your vision for your wedding or event at 704-291-0008 or 843-293-5939 or shoot them an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
We met Leslie and Susan at the Providence Cotton Mill Open House. Leslie Deal and Susan Patry are the owners of Twigs and Twine Floral Design and we were so impressed with the beauty of their designs and their professional yet personable demeanor, we instantly hit it off with them and have already added them to our preferred vendor list!
As co-owner and Lead Designer, Leslie oversees all the details that a bride envisions to create a beautiful backdrop to her big day. From bouquets, to centerpieces, to accent pieces, Twigs and Twine can provide floral decor and more to coordinate with any wedding theme from elegant to rustic and everything in between.
What really impressed me about this Newton based florist was the versatility of styles they offer. The gorgeous earthy table setting and stunning candle display displayed here were both custom made by Leslie's father! They serve all surrounding areas including (but not limited to!) Catawba, Hickory, Lenoir, Morganton, Statesville, and Mooresville with all points in between.
They can be reached by email or phone at 704-325-0557. Be sure and tell them Sheri Allison Photography sent you!
I met Cammie at the 2015 Statesville Bridal Expo and she came in to the studio a few days later. Considering the fact that we chatted for 3 hours during that consultation, I think it's safe to say we hit it off!
I had the pleasure of meeting her groom when we met up for Engagement Photos. We started out at T.H. Broyhill Park in Lenoir, and then we traveled to Boone to Cammie's grandparent's house.
Many couples ask why we recommend an engagement session. After all, won't we have a ton of photos from the wedding? For me, one of the reasons is just to get to know the groom and to get him comfortable being in front of the camera. Many guys have never had professional photos done, or if they have, it's likely been a long time. The engagement session is just a fun time for the couple to connect with one another and just enjoy some downtime before the wedding.
Such was the case with Michael and Cammie! We spent the afternoon laughing, joking, and enjoying a beautiful Spring day while we created the first professional portraits they've had together.
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We thoroughly enjoyed our first wedding at Graylyn Estates! Morgan and Alicia's royal blue and yellow color theme went perfectly with the venue, and despite threats of rain, all stayed dry and they had a beautiful wedding!
Videography: Indigo Hearts Productions
Venue: Graylyn Estates
Centerpieces: Brookdale Florist
Cake: A Southern Affair Bakery
Hair/Makeup: Glass Door Salon & Spa
Quartet: Corda Entertainment
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