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Be Part of the 4C Wedding Community - online and in person events

The 4C Wedding Community is for wedding industry professionals only, no brides or grooms allowed, and it's growing fast!

I became part of this wedding industry community run by Tracy Butterfield. The work output from Tracy is mind-blowing! Content and workshops, groups and discussions .....you name it. If it is there to help out people within the wedding industry, she’s on it! And she’s such a lovely lady to boot! Always helpful, always accommodating and always with a smile! I like her very much! But the thing I have got from her and her community is the workshops and the sense that we are all in this together, not competing. The workshops were a total eye opener for me.”
— John Woodward Photography - new member

ONLINE

We have a free private Facebook group ' 4C Wedding Community' to communicate, collaborate and support. Join us today!

Have a question about your business? Ask the community. It's a really supportive, positive place to be. Chat about all things Weddings and 4CWA, arrange styled shoots, joint ventures and wedding fairs. Mention your news, deals and any offers to be passed on to clients.

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People in the group help each other; bookings have been made and advice and tips given. We have a weekly 'Show and Tell', frequent business tips and advice, plus lots of fun and ways to get to know each other including the new '4C Wedding Community Introducing...'. to really get to know members online. If you have something to sell or promote, that's okay too, but we do clamp down on any spam - that's not helpful for anyone!

There's an e-badge available for your website and social media or emails, so if you want to be sent yours, or are interested in the community in any way, get in touch at info@4countiesweddingawards.co.uk

IN PERSON

Join us at one of our 4C Wedding Community Meet Ups. These free, informal evening will be a chance to speak with other like-minded wedding professionals in the Four Counties community in a relaxed atmosphere. To do what you do online community - chat, support, advise and make plans but in person. For those of you stuck in your office alone, it's time to come out and meet up with real, live humans. The pay bar will be open and you'll get free sweet treats - sounds good, right?! To find out when our next meet up is, join the 4C Wedding Community! Next Meet Up is 26th February at The Barns Hotel, Bedford from 7pm - join us its free.

As part of the ongoing support we offer  WEDx One Day Seminars and WEDx Workshops. Get inspired and informed by the Leading Industry Speakers, get involved in the Q&A plus invaluable networking at the One Day Seminars. Need to update your skills with Instagram, Basics, Intermediate and Advanced,  Pinterest, GDPR, Photography for Social Media and build your Confidence & Business skills, to mention a few, then the two-three hour evening WEDx Workshops are for you. Find out more HERE

We have an upcoming Masterclass Workshop with WEDx and Jo Malone, click the image below to check out the details!

 
 
After 11 years in the industry I finally have a supportive community that is honest and I truly feel a part of 4CWA.
— Shelly Shulman, La Belle Cake Company

'Cuban Dreams' Styled Shoot

A group comprised of Community members and 4CWA Winners recently collaborated on the 'Cuban Dreams' Styled shoot, you'll have seen some of the resulting photos throughout the website. It's amazing what can be achieved when we work together and we look forward to seeing more collaborations taking place as a result of the community. This styled shoot has featured on the MrandMrsUnique.co.uk blog, in the magazine Rock n Roll Bride and also on the Easy Weddings blog.

Browse through some of the photos below, and watch the behind the scenes video for a look at the fun had on the day of the shoot.

 

'Cuban Dreams' Credits

Concept and Art Direction: TJ Butterfield
Photography: Lina & Tom
Styling: The White Emporium
Venue: The Barns Hotel
Dresses: Sharon Bowden-Dryden & George James Bridal
Suit: Fogarty Formal Hire
Make-up: Cambridge Makeup Artist
Hair: The Annexx
Flowers: Signature Flowers
DJ: JN Sounds
Mirrorbooth: Mimeo Fun
Dress Alterations: Simply Alterations
Venue Dressing: Stardust Events
Cake: La Belle Cake Company
Cadillac: American Dreams Car Hire
Models: Charlie Harris, Karl Grey, Aimee Worboys
Assistance: Chloe J. Wilding