Live Event Painting at WEDDING CEREMONIES

Wedding ceremony in the Historial Landmark Building at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Arts in Philadelphia

WEDDINGS AT PAFA: live event painting by Joan Zylkin The Event Painter.



Painted live during a beautiful wedding ceremony at the newly built St. Jane Frances de Chantal Catholic Church, Easton PA.

artist paints wedding in church ceremony.  Joan Zylkin The Event Painter

 Catherine Gretta, Affairs of Distinction, did an amazing job, as usual.  

This painting was developed further in my studio to include a family portraits as well as the bridal party. 

"This is absolutely gorgeous, beautiful, exceptional.  I thank you from the bottom of my heart.  

You have captured the love in our family.  A timeless piece of art that will be hanging 

in Jesse and Dave's home forever. ~ love Donna."  ~ the Bride's Mom


Wedding Ceremony in Old Coach House

artist paints live at wedding ceremony.  live event painting by Joan Zylkin The Event Painter.

This was an original wedding for many reasons, one of which is that one of the Grooms People is a woman ... 

with beautiful long tresses.


Jewish Wedding Ceremony with Huppa

Wedding at The Marriott Philadelphia: Jewish Ceremony painted live as it was happening,vie wedding painting by Joan Zylkin The Event Painter.

Painted live during a Jewish Wedding Ceremony at the Marriott Hotel, Philadelphia, PA.

and all the red roses available in Philadelphia that day.


Jewish Wedding Ceremony at Curtis Atrium

Wedding at the Curtis Center, live painting at Jewish wedding ceremony, Philadelphia by Joan Zylkin The Event Painter.


Huppa ceremony at the stunning Curtis Atrium in Center City Phiadelphia.  I also painted 

the reception party which was in the same space - transformed  by Cescapher Ballroom !!

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wedding painter Philadelphia



Outdoor wedding in Brooklyn Botanic Gardens

wedding painter Brooklyn NY.  wedding at Brooklyn Botanic Garden painted live by Joan Zylkin The Event Painter.

This is one of two paintings at a wedding at the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens.  

After this one I moved into the Palm House to painting the wedding reception.

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Catholic Wedding Ceremony in St. Pete's

wedding painting by Joan Zylkin The Event Painter: church ceremony, St. Pete’s FL.

Painted during Catholic Wedding Ceremony in St. Petersburg.  

One of 5 paintings done over the wedding weekend.  

After this I went to the Don Cesar Hotel to paint

the wedding reception and the Flower Girls


Jewish Wedding Ceremony at The DoubleTree

wedding at The Doubletree, live event painting by Joan Zylkin The Event Painter.

painting at 30 minute Jewish Wedding Ceremony at Loew's Doubletree


Quaker/Episcopal Wedding

Wedding Painting: Quaker Vows by Joan Zylkin The Event Painter.

first of 2 paintings durng Quaker/Episcopal Wedding

Second painting at Quaker/Episcopal Wedding ceremony

Wedding Painting by Joan Zylkin The Event Painter.


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