Photos: Courtesy of Talia Cywiak My name is Talia, I am a Belgo-Israeli artist specialized in glass art. My studio is in Tel Aviv and I ship my creations all over the world. I was so honored to be contacted and interviewed by Judaica in the Spotlight a few months ago, and I am so […]
Photo: Courtesy of Bat Sarah Press Photographer: Katalina Berbari Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I’m from the suburbs of Cincinnati, Ohio and grew up in a household with a strong Jewish identity. My Hebrew day school had a wonderful art teacher, Mrs. Woloshin, and she directed many different art projects, […]
It does not always have to be diamonds: 18 Emerald Engagement Rings to propose with to the love of your life this May!
Loved by people all around the world, the Emerald is traditionally known as the birthstone for the month of May. Being one of the most precious gemstones in the world, it has captured people’s hart throughout history. Associated with rebirth, renewal and fertility, early Romans, for example, have traditionally given emeralds as presents to young […]
Photo: Courtesy of Rabbi Haim Casas Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. What inspired you to become a Rabbi and what do you enjoy the most about your chosen profession? I was born in the city of Maimonides, Cordoba, in 1981. From a very young age my grandfather instilled in me […]
Photo: Courtesy of Marlyn Butchins Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I am originally from Zimbabwe (formerly Rhodesia), lived a number of years in South Africa and came to Israel with my husband, three children and my sister, and her younger daughter, in 1987. Career-wise, I am a Brain Aerobics therapist […]
Rachelle Tchiprout is a British-Israeli artist based in Tel Aviv. She specialises in watercolour and print ketubah and Judaica artwork, bringing natural and modern imagery into her designs. Tell us a little bit about yourself and your background. I was born in London and grew up there until I was 18, surrounded by sisters and […]