Meet The Cookbook Author: Linda Capeloto Sendowski

Retrieving, archiving, codifying, the mystical, flavorful, and journeyed cuisine of Sephardic Jews is what Linda Capeloto Sendowski describes as her life’s mission. Born in Seattle, Linda Kadoon (Louise) Capeloto ‘s parents were both second generation American Sephardim (plural for Sephardic). In other words, the first generation born on American soil after leaving Greece and Turkey. […]

Meet The Cookbook Author: Debrah Marcus

Debrah Marcus was born in Cape Town, South Africa, where she attended Herzlia Jewish Day School. She graduated with a BA in Languages from the University of Cape Town, holds a Post Grad Diploma in Translation from Beit Berl College, as well as an MA in Information Science from Bar Ilan University. Debrah has been […]

Meet The Photographer: Anna Linden

Anna Linden is a photographer with about 15 years of hands-on experience. She has been working as a professional photographer since 2014, specializing in business photography. Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I repatriated to Israel in 1997, and pretty much right away started my “hi-tech” path – programming in the […]

Meet The Artist: Laura Cowan of Laura Cowan Modern Judaica

Internationally renowned Judaica designer Laura Cowan creates metal art in her studio in Neve Tsedek, Tel Aviv. Originally from Manchester, England, Laura completed her B.A. (Hons) in Silversmithing at London Guildhall University in 1995, made Aliyah in 1996, and continued her studies as an apprentice in a jewelry studio in Jaffa. In 1999 Laura set […]

Meet The Artist: Gisela Eblagon of Proyecto Tomate

Gisela works for Gitanes SRL, an ice cream manufacturer in Rosario, Argentina. When she is not busy doing design work for the ice cream brands “YOMO”, “YO HELADOS”, and “MIO HELADOS”, she DRAWS! A lovely activity that quickly turned from a hobby into a passion.She has designed and illustrated a Pesach Haggadah in Hebrew, phonetic […]

Meet The Artist: Yamit Presman

Born in Moscow, Yamit has many talents and explored various artistic outlets including cake art and poetry, until she discovered quilling a few years ago. In her words: “I feel most alive when I’m quilling, and quilling is definitely a language of my soul”. Yamit resides in Pittsburgh with her husband and children. Tell us […]