"If you could say it in words, there would be no reason to paint." 
- Ed Hopper

Emily Bransfield

canadian live wedding painter

In an era where photos and videos capture every waking moment of our lives, a painting encompasses the emotion of your entire day in a single frame - through the eyes of an artist experiencing it

Guests will be delighted and intrigued as they watch a blank canvas transform in real time into the very night they are experiencing.

As the night unfolds the painting develops and curious onlookers love to come chat, ask questions about what is forming, and sneak a peek for regular updates. From the painting concept, to the night of your wedding the live painting experience is about celebrating you, your love, and your loved ones.

Paintings are started on site at the wedding, combining a live entertainment experience with the sentiment of your first family heirloom.


celebrate through art

a sentimental experience

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your love is the first layer

On my easel, enchantment begins on your wedding day but evolves into a timeless completed painting in my studio.

The day of the wedding I spend my time weaving the threads of your love story, then, with utmost care and attention, crafting it into a masterpiece.

It's a process that allows me to inject that fleeting magic of the wedding day into a quiet luxury—a painting that embodies the romance and elegance of two for generations to come.

Collaborating on themes and elements that hold personal significance for both of you, we can work together to craft something that is entirely yours.

"You want someone who will understand your vision, trust their creative instincts, and really get to know you so they can genuinely capture your moment. Emily is ALL of that, and some."

The Reviews

What real couples say

"Emily was AMAZING. Her painting turned out absolutely perfect and I will always be grateful that I got to have her at my wedding. She was such a pleasure to work with and she always was very positive.

I loved the painting so much that I also ordered a hand painted ornament. I feel like having a live painter adds sooo much to your reception and you also get to have a beautiful piece to hang in your home. Book Emily, you won't be disappointed!" 
- Rachel & Matt 

"She did a live painting at our wedding and all of our guests absolutely loved it and still talk about what a unique experience it was. She was so great with all the communication and we loved how detail oriented she was with everything in the painting. The final product is absolutely stunning, Emily is so talented and created a beautiful art piece that we will always cherish. We can't thank her enough."
- Emily & Logan



the artist behind the easel

what makes it exceptional

photography on this page so kindly provided courtesy of Ally & Nicholas, GoldHouse Studios, Mariah Roth , Chasing Moments, jeff shuh, Mike Rees. KAT ARDNTAlastair MacPherson.

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