CLIENT QUESTIONNAIRE

 

Bride *
Bride
Bride's Phone Number
Bride's Phone Number
Groom *
Groom
Groom's Phone Number
Groom's Phone Number
Ceremony Date *
Ceremony Date
Ceremony Time
Ceremony Time
If you have the ceremony start time determined already, please let me know when it will be. This is the exact time the ceremony should start, not the time the guests should begin arriving.
What would be the ideal duration of time that the ceremony would last? Please indicate if you prefer a quick ceremony or a more lengthy and involved ceremony.
Have you thought through the logistics of these two elements? Is the bride being escorted in? And if so, by whom? Do your best to explain your plan for the processional and recessional. Will you have a receiving line at the end?
Religious: Very God oriented but not preachy. Semi-Religious: Including God in the ceremony with a brief prayer/blessing. Very non-denominational. Non-Religious: Nice ceremony with no mention of God or spirituality.
Do you plan to write your own vows? On your client page, I have given you (for downloading) a small collection of some of my favorites. If you would like help writing custom vows there is an additional charge of $100.
Do you plan to include readings? If so, how many? Who will be doing the readings? Don't forget to download the sample readings that are included on your client page.
Will you be including any traditions or rituals? Some examples have been provided to your for downloading on your client page. (ex. Sand Ceremony, Shell Blessing, Planting a Tree, etc.).
How do you want to be “presented” at the end of the ceremony? Mr. and Mrs. (his last name), First names, etc.?
Do you have a back up plan in place in case of inclement weather? If so, what is it?
Have you begun researching the process for obtaining your marriage license? Both applicants seeking a marriage license must appear together in person at the Marriage License Bureau of the Register of Wills office where you will live. There is a three (3) day waiting period from the completion of the application process to the issuance of the license. A marriage license is valid for 60 days from date it is issued.
Please tell me a little bit about yourselves. Tell me about who you are as individuals as well as who you are as a couple. How did you meet? How long have you been together? Do you have children? Do you live together? What was the proposal like? And please tell me some of the things you love the most about your love.
Will you have a wedding coordinator during the ceremony? If so please include their name and contact info. Are they associated with the venue or are they independently run?
Will there be a need for a microphone? If there is a mic, will it be hand held or a clip on Lavallière mic? Will a DJ or the venue be providing it or will I need to bring my own?
During my ceremony, I want to include the following elements.. *
Please check all those you would like included in your ceremony. If there are other elements you would like included, please refer to the next question.
Please use this area for explaining elements of your ceremony in more detail. If you have any special requests, rituals, religious traditions or anything at all that you want included in your ceremony, please explain it here.