Honeymoon Recap: Part Seven – Managua

And so we arrived at the last destination on our journey….Managua, Nicaragua. You’ve already heard my speal about my best friend from home and how her family is from here, and if you follow my blog you know that I was just there is August and visited with them in their beautiful home. This trip to Managua was a little different you could say….my friend Marcelle’s sister whom I have known for just as long (about 9 years!) was married to the love of her life in this beautiful church…

I just loved the way to uplights highlighted the churches classic and simple qualities. It was a beautiful event and we were so happy to be there. Caro’s dress was georgeous, the food was delicious, and the dancing was off the charts. Those Nicaraguans really know how to throw a party! Pictured below is one of the little details I made for them, a bunting sign which reads: “Senor y Senora”, which of course is spanish for “Mr. and Mrs.” How happy do these two look!?!

We didn’t spend too much time hopping around the city. I guess you could say that we were a little tired from our earlier travels, plus…with a wedding that lasts until the sun rises, we needed to get some rest during the day. Last week Anthony Bourdain: No Reservations aired a Nicaragua episode so just thought I’d include a snippet:

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Uncategorized by AGrayHarper. Bookmark the permalink.

About AGrayHarper

Andrea Gray Harper is an artist, designer, and maker who incorporates embroidery, screen-printing, and digital techniques into her handmade objects. A native of the Southeastern United Sates, Gray’s exposure to tropical plants and a lack of winter season garnished her love for the outdoors, plants, and bright colors. In 2007 Gray received a B.F.A degree from the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design University in Textiles and Fashion. Since then she has attained an M.F.A in Fibers, participated in various solo and group exhibitions and trade shows, won Second Place in the Annual Juried Artist Book Symposium at the ACA Library of SCAD, and received the Ben C. Morris travel scholarship to study abroad in Cambodia. Today Gray is working on a variety of projects, from photo styling to garden design and event planning.

One thought on “Honeymoon Recap: Part Seven – Managua

  1. Pingback: Caroline & Brian’s Managua Wedding | a gray blog

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s