Meet the Artist: Akiva Roszkowski

Photo: Courtesy of Akiva Designs Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. My name is Akiva, I am 30 years old, married with three children and live in Bremen where I am a member of the orthodox Jewish community. I am a freelance artist for Hebrew Calligraphy and love everything that has […]

Meet The Artist: Anna Kozemjakin

Photo: Courtesy of Anna Kozemjakin Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I was born and raised in Ukraine. I have a master’s degree in History and Jewish studies from the International Solomon University (Kyiv, Ukraine). I spent one year in Stockholm at the “Paideia – European institute for Jewish studies in […]

Meet The Ketubah Artist: Judith Joseph of Judith Joseph Studio

Photo: Courtesy of Judith Joseph Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in a very Jewish home.  My father called us “non-observant Orthodox” because we knew the rules but didn’t necessarily follow them.  My parents were intellectually curious, and conversation at home was nerdy:  Judaism, history, […]

Meet The Artist: Riva Brown

Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I have been a Wilmington, Delaware resident for my entire life, except for when I went to the University of Delaware (1971-1975) and lived in Newark 15 miles away. I learned about Calligraphy at U of D’s Art History program when I took Medieval Art […]