As a Kelowna Wedding Photographer, I have decided to interview some of the vendors that I have had the pleasure of working with when we are both a part of someone’s big day! This is a fun way for you, as a soon-to-be bride, a couple, or even those of you who just happened to stumble across this blog, to get to know who the people are behind these brilliant companies, and to get a personal view of what they went through to get to where they are today.
INTERVIEWS with WEDDED BLISS PHOTOGRAPHY
VENDOR: White Orchid Wedding Consulting
LOCATION: Kelowna, British Columbia
INTERVIEWEE: Shawna Gray
White Orchid Wedding Consulting is a boutique Kelowna wedding planning company based in the Okanagan. They understand that each couple is unique and deserves a beautiful, fresh, and inspired celebration that represents their individuality!
I asked Shawna, the owner of White Orchid, a few questions
Who inspires you?
Event Planner to the Star – Mindy Weiss. She wrote a book that has really helped me become a better wedding planner. Her events are always very unique and different; I would love to be apart of her team for a week!
Amazing florist – Karen Tran. She is super creative and has very inspirational designs that she comes up with. I am jealous that she travels all over the world for her work. That would be fantastic!
How did you get started in Wedding Planning?
For a long time in my life I didn’t know what I “wanted to be”. As I was planning my own wedding, I thought it was super fun. And it challenged me in both creative and organizational ways. After, it was over I was actually sad – and wanted to keep planning. So, I did… I took the plunge and started my own business, that was 7 years ago and look where I am today!!!
What has been my proudest Accomplishment?
Building my business, solely from 1 wedding in a summer to where I am now, 25 Weddings!! And still growing!!
Where can people find you on:
Phone: (250) 859-4239
What is your mission?
We are here to help you create the best celebration of LOVE possible!
What 3 qualities exemplify your business?
Shawna, you are always an amazing vendor to work and collaborate with! I can’t wait for this summers Weddings!
Wedded Bliss Photography specializes in wedding and engagement photography in Kelowna and Vernon shooting at locations such as Summerhill Pyramid Winery, Cedar Creek Estate Winery, Bottega Farm Inn & Studio, Elysium Gardens, Manteo Resort, Sparkling Hill, Durali Villa and others.