Overbury Farm Resort Wedding
Geneviève + Jesse
A warm summers day in July, Jesse biked downhill from his mothers home on Thetis island to find Geneviève waiting for him on the rocks, surrounded by the Straight of Georgia in the Cowichan Valley. I believe this was the first time I captured the ‘first look’ where the bride waited for the groom and it was beautiful in every way.
It was a relaxed day with family and friends travelling from all over the Canada and overseas to join these two. I particularly loved shooting the evening before at the Thetis Island Marina to hear Jesse’s band play along with some open mic and some funky brass tunes. So good! Kids danced in front of the band, kicking up dust (literally) and encouraged the adults to let go, play and join in the fun.
I loved being back at Overbury Farm Resort – Arlene and her family have this place running so smoothly that the wedding day ran without a hitch. Beautiful energy, florals, food, and the setting .. perfect. Thank you Arlene!
[Update 2020: Unfortunately this venue is now closed but you can check out similar island weddings right here.]
Here are some of the highlights from the wedding day on Thetis Island.
Shoutout to these incredible vendors:
Venue – Overbury Farm
Florals + Cake – Arlene Kasting
Make-up – Alexandra Loughton
Hair – Danielle Bennett
Dress – Blush Bridal
Band – Brass Knuckle Society
I’ve photographed other Overbury Farm Weddings which I’d love for you to check out here:
Nicki + Paul – Thetis Island Wedding Photographer
“What can we say about our wedding with Sachin! We were blown away by the photos he took, the moments he captured – so full of emotion and love! Sachin is an incredibly professional person who also engaged with our guests. He is curious and attentive to detail – he didn’t let a single important moment pass! We would hire Sachin again in a heartbeat and would recommend him to any couple looking for a hardworking, honest and incredibly talented photographer. Thank you so much Sachin for photographing our wedding – your photos bring tears to our eyes every time we look at them!” – Jesse
Congratulations Geneviève and Jesse!
Planning something similar to this Overbury Farm wedding?
Check out these other wedding venues located on Vancouver Island.
Bird’s Eye Cove – Affectionately known as “The Barn”, this 3600 sqf traditional hand cut frame facility is located on Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island. The farm boasts rolling fields with cattle and chickens along with their locally sourced food that allows for a farm to table experience. This venue is perfect for those with up to 150 guests and are looking for a natural and beautiful wedding location.
Villa Eyrie – Located 25 minutes from Victoria, this boutique mountainside retreat offers several locations on the property for you to hold your ceremony. Whether you’re looking for mountainside views, a lush forest backdrop, or an intimate celebration in front of the koi pond Villa Eyrie has it all. This venue is best for those who are looking to hold an intimate to medium size wedding.
If you’re getting married and you like what you see above or are looking for more information on other wedding venues, then please get in touch either via my contact form or by emailing me at firstname.lastname@example.org. I take on a limited number of bookings each year and am currently booking Vancouver and Destination weddings for this year and next. I’d love to get to know you and hear more about your wedding photography and your big day.
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