Meet Tamar, Founder and Event Designer

Tamar Westphal Events is a boutique event planning and design company, based in Chicago and led by its namesake: founder and event designer Tamar Westphal.  Tamar thrives at the intersection of artistic inspiration and organizational wizardry.  Whether working with individuals or non-profit groups, world-renowned colleges and universities or innovative companies, she always has her eye on how her clients and guests will experience an event.  Since childhood, Tamar trained classically as an actress, singer, and dancer; she now brings that artistic flair and dedication to her work.

Known for her sparkly and sophisticated style, Tamar is equally comfortable arranging cocktail parties and conferences, intimate gatherings and lavish weddings.  She has partnered with About Face Theatre, PlayworksThe University of Chicago, Mount Holyoke College, Chicago Wilderness, and many local couples and families.   Tamar welcomes a diverse range of clients and affirms all cultures, genders, and sexualities.  She is also a longtime crafter and has created beautiful, custom Embellishments–handmade decorations, invitations, favors, gift bags and more–for her clients’ events.

Let Tamar coordinate your upcoming festivities.  She works both locally and remotely with ease; travel is negotiable, so don’t hesitate to ask!  Email Tamar or head over to the Contact page and leave her a message so she can get in touch with you!