Meet the Baseball Artist: Gregg Garfinkel

Photo: Courtesy of Gregg Garfinkel Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background.   I am a practicing attorney and rabid baseball fan who makes handmade items out of gently used baseballs and baseball bats.  What inspired you to become an artist?  I have long admired the creative talent of baseball artists as […]

Meet the Artist: Taryn Treisman

Photo: Courtesy of Taryn Treisman Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background.   My name is Taryn Treisman, I am 36 years old from South Africa. I have three children, I am an artist who loves colour, and modern pop art. What inspired you to become an artist? I have always loved […]

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 […]

18 Art Prints for the Tree Lover’s Home

Are you already counting down the days to Tu Bi Shvat? You are not alone! We can hardly wait to celebrate. There is something deeply spiritual and very meaningful about connecting with nature through our Jewish beliefs. To make waiting a little sweeter, we thought it would be lovely to share these beautiful Art Prints […]

Are you already working on a Tu Bi Shvat painting (with your children)?

With Tu Bi Shvat around the corner, this weekend gives the perfect opportunity to paint a little bit with your little ones. We have put together a small list of colouring pages adults love, which you can digitally download. Let the festivities begin early this year! Shop: DJPenscript 1 Shop: DJPenscript 1 Shop: DJPenscript 1 […]

Book Recommendation: Watercolour Techniques for Artists & Illustrators

Photo: Courtesy of Judaica in the Spotlight Are you interested in watercolour art and looking for a step-by-step guidebook to teach you everything you need to know about the theory behind and a variety of techniques to get started? Or are you maybe practicing watercolour for a while already and are looking to further your […]