Posts By: Katherine

Kat Kraszeski-Jackson is an art teacher, artist, and diy crafter living with her husband and their german-shepard, Eva, in Greensboro, NC. She loves sharing about her favorite Southern artists, projects, and creative inspiration here on PrettySouthern! Follow Katherine on Twitter

July 8, 2011 Featured

I know that “first looks” are more of a trend than a tradition and today I want to know what your thoughts are.  The idea of the first look is that some time right before the ceremony the bride and groom get to share a quite moment together (usually only the photographer is present) before… Read more »

July 6, 2011 Featured

Happy Wednesday!  I had so much fun sharing some of the fashion from our April wedding with you yesterday that I wanted to share some more of the details today.  These are some of the things that we made, searched for, or put together to create the vision for our wedding.  First of all, no… Read more »

July 5, 2011 Featured

My husband and I got married in April on a day that started out with gray skies and tornado warnings.  We had spent so many months planning, creating, and pulling together all of the details for our wedding and were terrified that the day might literally be a wash.  But half an hour before the… Read more »

July 1, 2011 Featured Variety

Today I am excited to introduce a new Pretty Southern Series, The Weekend Getaway Guide! In this guide we will introduce you to some of the South’s most charming cities and teach you how to get the most out of a weekend visit. We’ll include our favorite spots to eat, hang out, stay and shop…. Read more »

June 30, 2011 Art

Born and raised in North Carolina, Southern artist Kat Lamp combines classic illustration and drawing with a modern, playful, graphic style in her signature work.  Whether designing gig posters for Southern bands, displaying her work in local galleries and coffee shops, or decorating a wall of a nearby Children’s Museum; award-winning artist and illustrator Kat… Read more »

June 23, 2011 Art Featured

I love sending and receiving real mail.  Not just on birthdays, but any occasion I can send someone some sweet snail mail I love the chance to put a smile on someone’s face.  Today’s d.i.y. craft tutorial will give you just that chance when you create and send someone this adorable, homemade confetti card. I… Read more »