Meet The Artist: Maya Parkoff

Photo: Courtesy of Maya Parkoff Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background.  I grew up in Dallas, Texas, which is where I first became interested in art- my parents were so supportive and enrolled me in painting lessons when I was 9. I spent a couple of years in Israel after high […]

Meet The Artist: Benny Hershkowitz

Photo: Courtesy of Benny Hershkowitz Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. My name Benny Hershkowitz. I was born in Cyprus in 1948 as son of Holocaust survivors from Bedzin/Poland. I worked for 43 years in Hi-Tec as a Computer Banking Systems specialist and in the last few years, I dedicated myself […]

Guest Post: Amy Rosen on Silk Painting

Photos: Courtesy of Amy Rosen Art Silk painting. The combination of the soft silk and the soft water based colours on the silk give way to very rich and vibrant colours. I love painting on silk because for the few shades of any colour that I own, I can create many more shades. I paint […]

*Product Review*: Alef Ring by SHEYN Jewellery

Photo: Courtesy of Judaica in the Spotlight Product: Ring Material: 925 Sterling Silver Our verdict: Contemporary perfection Made in Austria. If your ancestors originally came from Vienna and left the city before or during World War II, you will have grown up with many stories about the vibrant Jewish community of the past. For many […]

12 Linen Dresses we love under $100 / €100 / £100

Do you enjoy buying new outfits for the holidays? Then you are probably already thinking about what to wear on Shavuot! We love meeting up with our family and friends for the occasion, and we know how exciting it is to buy yourself something new for a holiday celebration. This year we are all about […]

Meet The Artist & Designer: Lizzie Katz

Photo: Courtesy of Lizzie Katz LIZZIE KATZ is passionate about making Judaica and homeware that is relevant and exciting to her contemporaries. Her interest in modern digital design and fabrication processes (including 3D printers and laser cutters) combined with her love for materiality and craftsmanship, make her designs unique and appealing for wide audiences. “Always […]