Meet Jackie

Welcome to the Ardensea Blog! I’m Jackie Watson, owner and wedding photographer of my south Florida based studio. I hope you find this space a great resource to explore my work, find inspiration, and see if we’re the perfect fit for your own special day.

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Old Florida Wedding

at Up The Creek Farms


Vintage Florida Charm at Up The Creek Farms

Let’s take a trip back to Old Florida. This wedding is all about showing tribute to the Sunshine State’s rich history and all things citrus. And when it comes to Old Florida, it’s all about the details.

Welcome to Up The Creek Farms, an old vintage boathouse venue that caters to the chill, laid-back bride. The venue gets its name from Goat reek, an estuary to the Indian River Lagoon running through the property line. Underwater natives include manatees, turtles and countless species of fish.

Situated on over eight secluded acres, Up the Creek Farms epitomizes Old Florida’s charm. The venue spans across eight acres of land with a beautiful oak canopy, lively creek, and lush landscaping.

When it comes to vintage weddings, there’s no shortage of gems in this shoot. A classic wood-framed boathouse sits on the west side of the property and is the perfect blank slate reception space. Nestled on the east side, you’ll find a 140-year-old restored farmhouse turned bed & breakfast.

This Florida-inspired shoot includes a lush tropical collection of citrus (blood orange, Florida oranges, cumquat, and tangerines), monstera, and tropical flowers.

Our color scheme of oranges & greens blends perfectly with our blue and table scene.

Our showstopping cake features handmade sugar flowers and custom cut fondant spanish tile to tie in our old Florida theme.

What do you think? Would you love a Florida inspired wedding like this?

February 26, 2020
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Hello, from the Ardensea Blog! I'm Jackie Watson, owner and wedding photographer based in beautiful South Florida. I hope you find this space a great resource to find all the resources you need to plan the perfect wedding, view my work, and see if we're the perfect fit for your own special day.

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