Science and tech nerds: these scientific invitation suites inject mad scientist vibes into your wedding #Sponsors: Invitation Designers#chemistry#custom invitations#geeky weddings#invitation packages#invitations#save the date#space theme#stars Posted Jan 2 2018 Catherine Clark bijouxandbits This business paid a fee to be listed on Offbeat Bride because they feel their products and services are a great fit with offbeat philosophies… and we agree. Learn more about our ads. Lichtenberg Wedding Invitation Suite Athena and Aphrodite is also featured in our Offbeat Vendors guide! Are you planning a science-themed wedding? Having a chemistry-inspired unity ceremony? Just love nerding out to science and all things tech? Want some custom-designed Mr. Robot-inspired tech invites (please say yes oh my glob!)? Your science-y wedding game will be STEPPED UP with a science-meets-art invitation suite from our ultra talented design partner, Athena and Aphrodite. Art & science blend like they do in nature The artist, Amanda Mayer, is an M.I.T. grad with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Ph.D. in Genetic Toxicology who also grew up surrounded by art. You heard that right: she's both an artist AND a scientist, so she knows exactly what it takes to make stellar science-themed invitations with serious style. Amanda started out designing her own wedding invitation suite which led to more and more ideas for designs. She turned her graphic design skill and science background into the scientific invitation suites about which we are PSYCHED to share. Plus, we got a sneak peek at Amanda's newest styles which feature foiling, vellum, and transparent acetate, adding whole new levels of texture, color, and customization options. Wait, can these be customized? The best part of invitations from Athena and Aphrodite is that they can be customized to YOU. Have an affinity for a geographic location or a specific scientific element or chemical (like dopamine? caffeine?)? Keep scrolling to see how they can be incorporated into the design! Oh, and she can add in foiling, matching menu cards, programs, escort cards, etc., and even outer address printing. This is FULL service, y'all. Here are some new styles with descriptions straight from Amanda… SUCROSE invitation suite SUCROSE The beautiful image used in this suite is sugar crystals under a polarizing light microscope! These colors are seen because sugar crystals split the incoming light into different rays. When these rays interfere with each other, they create a particular color. I can also substitute the sugar image for other crystals like citric acid, caffeine, or Vitamin C. TOPOGRAPHY invitation suite TOPOGRAPHY Topography is the recording of three-dimensional surfaces and landforms, using contour lines, hypsometric tints, and relief shading to designate elevation. This topographic map of Swans Island, Maine was created from United States Geological Survey data from 1901. I can create a specialized invitation suite using the topography of any location, like your wedding or the place you met! MAXWELL invitation suite MAXWELL Drawings from James Clerk Maxwell, a scientist in the field of mathematical physics. His most notable achievement was the classical theory of electromagnetic radiation, bringing together electricity, magnetism, and light as different parts of the same phenomenon. Maxwell’s equations are used to create all electric, optical, and radio technologies, including electric motors, wireless communication, cameras, televisions, and computers! Here are even more designs that channel astronomy, electricity, mathematics, biology, digital technologies, and even Tesla! Syzygy Wedding Invitation Suite Palynology Wedding Invitation Suite Tesla Wedding Invitation Suite Digital Wedding Invitation Suite Cross Section Wedding Invitation Suite Rave reviews abound for these designs: "Everything about this process was fantastic! My fiance and I ordered the Tesla Wedding Invitation suite for our wedding, and Amanda offered to create a custom details card that matched. The quality of everything was great, and the cards fit in perfectly with our industrial-themed wedding! Amanda is extremely flexible in creating something that will fit for you and we are so happy we ordered these!" -Kristyn Here's an exclusive discount because we got you, fam… Offbeat Bride reader promotion: Enter coupon code OFFBEAT10 for 10% off any purchase of $100 or more! Go find an invitation suite that channels your inner geek OR customize a set to exactly what you want. Get in touch on Athena and Aphrodite's website and Etsy store, and follow them on Facebook and Pinterest, too! Catherine Clark Catherine Clark loiters at her local library, makes art, watches movies en masse, plays video and tabletop games, poorly cooks healthy things, cuddles with her feline fur babies, and blogs at BijouxandBits.com. @enidjcoleslaw @bijouxandbits @bijouxandbits PREVIOUS Vintage style and stunning views at this Scotland elopement NEXT Give your guests "face time" with cardboard cut-outs of your gorgeous mugs Show/Hide comments [ 0 ] Join the conversation Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Sign me up for your offbeat awesomeness newsletter! No-drama comment policy Part of what makes the Offbeat Empire different is our commitment to civil, constructive commenting. Make sure you're familiar with our no-drama comment policy. Biz owners & wedding bloggers Please just use your real name in your comment, not your business name or blog title. Our comments are not the place to pimp your website. If you want to promote your stuff on Offbeat Bride, join us as an advertiser instead.