Cynthia Warren Design

cynthia warren edible schoolyard menu | simple pretty

edible schoolyard menu

I am just bananas for the work of artist Cynthia Warren. Her hand-painted designs are so detailed and intimate: with a vintage feel and muted color palette, they are perfection. I hope you agree.

cynthia warren edible schoolyard invitation | simple pretty

edible schoolyard invitation

Can you imagine receiving this charming invitation in the mail?

cynthia warren chez panisse birthday party menu | simple pretty

chez panisse birthday party menu

I just adore this simple birthday menu. (pencil love!)

cynthia warren in her studio | simple pretty

cynthia in her studio

I could spend hours in this cute studio poring over her creations. The wires above are full of prettiness.

Photography by Aya Brackett, courtesy of Cynthia Warren. Click here to see more from Aya: don’t miss the mossy eggs and nest on her home page.



  1. April 16, 2009 / Permalink


  2. April 16, 2009 / Permalink

    what a beautiful studio! i love how organized it is :)

  3. April 16, 2009 / Permalink

    I could spend hours in my studio if I had one as cute as this!!!

  4. April 17, 2009 / Permalink

    oh, WOW. i’m speechless. do you think cynthia would adopt me?

  5. April 21, 2009 / Permalink

    awesome find! i am in love.

  6. April 27, 2009 / Permalink

    Oh Jane, thanks for posting these! I just read the book Alice Waters + Chez Panisse on vacation last week. The book includes some illustrations but mostly talks about the menus, parties, and the Edible Schoolyard Project. So fun to see the actual work!

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