Book Recommendation: Lettering with Love – The Simple Art of Handwriting with Watercolour Embellishment by Sue Hiepler and Yasmin Reddig of May and Berry

Photo: Courtesy of Judaica in the Spotlight Lettering is a wonderful way to spend your Sunday afternoons with. The perfect mindfulness exercise for busy people who enjoy creating art in the little free time they have. This guidebook makes a wonderful addition to the art section in your home library. A fantastic present for beginners […]

Book Recommendation: Make Ink by Jason Logan

Photo: Courtesy of Judaica in the Spotlight Our team is always on the look-out for inspiring books to teach us more about art. A while ago we stumbled upon this gem in one of our favourite bookshops. Make Ink by Jason Logan will captivate you right from the start. You will love learning about the […]

Beautiful Hebrew Calligraphy Artwork that warms the Soul!

Giving a thoughtful present to someone for their birthday, or any other special occasion, or to show how much they mean to you throughout the year, is of great importance to us. A lot of thought and consideration goes into the decision of what we purchase for the people we care about the most. Something […]

Book Recommendation: Mastering Hebrew Calligraphy by Izzy Pludwinski

Photo: Courtesy of Judaica in the Spotlight Time and time again, we are being asked by our loyal readers what book to purchase if they, or someone they know, would like to start practicing Hebrew Calligraphy. Our team can highly recommend “Mastering Hebrew Calligraphy” by accomplished Israel based calligrapher Izzy Pludwinski. A passionate calligrapher himself, […]

*Product Review*: “Tehilim 150” Hebrew Calligraphy Artwork by Akiva Roszkowski

Photo: Courtesy of Judaica in the Spotlight When German speakers, and many people for that matter, think of Bremen, the city Akiva Roszkowski is based in, they automatically think of the Brothers Grimm’s fairy-tale “Die Bremer Stadtmusikanten”. The “Town Musicians of Bremen”. We are thrilled that the Jewish world now associates this northern German city […]

Meet the Artist: Lizzie Sivitz

Photo: Courtesy of Nireh Or Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I am a visual artist and studied Sofrut (Jewish Scribal Arts) in Israel. My partner, Rabbi Hayley, is a Rabbi for Base Hillel in Ithaca, NY. I am from Bainbridge Island, WA, she is from Minnetonka, MN. Together we created […]

The Ultimate Rosh Hashanah Gift List: 100 + Presents You Will Love!

Are you invited to Rosh Hashanah dinner this year and clueless about what to bring as a present? If you do not want to bring chocolates, a bottle of wine, or a bouquet of flowers, you came to the right place! When we are invited to someone’s home, and we know them very well, we […]

Meet the Artist: Andre Luis Vieira

Photo: Courtesy of Andre Luis Vieira Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. My name’s Andre, I’m Brazilian, living in Brazil.I am an undergraduate Graphic and Industrial Design student at the USP – University of São Paulo.Since I was a kid, I love to draw and I always have been really into […]