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  • Aleph

    Aleph

    I have a bit of a thing for Hebrew letters. I like typography as much as the next girl, sure, but my love for the letters of the Hebrew alphabet goes far beyond mere form. In Jewish tradition, we are taught that the letters are much more than the basic building blocks of sacred words and holy texts: Hebrew letters are imbued with rich layers of meaning. Each is a poem unto itself. Each is a mystery, and a revelation. 

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  • Real Wedding: Becky and Kevin's South African Adventure

    Real Wedding: Becky and Kevin's South African Adventure

    Becky met Kevin at a Halloween party during a yearlong business trip to South Africa. They chose to celebrate their wedding close to their home in Johannesburg, at Jamal Madikwe, a beautiful safari lodge perfect for the intimate 80-person destination wedding that Becky and Kevin dreamed of. 

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  • Topo / 50

    Topo / 50

    50 layers hand-cut paper. 19 x 19 cm.  Here's another fifty-layer piece, a continuation of this series. 

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  • Ketubah Styling: Champagne Wedding

    Ketubah Styling: Champagne Wedding

    All things classy. Our Sculptural Radiance Ketubah, 36 layers. Because you deserve the finest. 

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  • Tribes

    Tribes

    With Passover fast approaching, it's a perfect time to introduce our new 

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  • Real Wedding: Amy and Jeremy's Urban Chic Philadelphia Wedding

    Real Wedding: Amy and Jeremy's Urban Chic Philadelphia Wedding

    Amy and Jeremy tied the knot at the Meridien Hotel in Philly. The couple wanted a modern-chic wedding that reflected them as a couple. They loved the venue's beautiful dark wood combined with modern, clean lines that made this historical building so perfect for them.

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  • Undecided

    Undecided

    Israelis will be casting their ballots in this year’s national parliamentary election tomorrow. and I still have not determined whom to vote for. Undecided.

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  • The Persian

    The Persian

    I am VERY excited to introduce a new ketubah design today. Behold... The Persian

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  • Fifty.

    Fifty.

    Fifty layers! It's a personal record, folks. I'm pretty pleased with this one.Continuing to push my work into the third dimension, this time with a free-flowing organic shape, to contrast the geometry of my last attempt.

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  • Budget-Friendly Ketubahs and Wedding Vows - Now For Sale!

    Budget-Friendly Ketubahs and Wedding Vows - Now For Sale!

    Introducing our brand-new line of budget-friendly ketubahs. 11 x 17 inches. On sale now!LINES "katan"

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  • Real Wedding: Chelsea and Tristen's Log House Wedding

    Real Wedding: Chelsea and Tristen's Log House Wedding

    Chelsea and Tristen tied the knot two years after their engagement and a few months after Oregon legally recognized same-sex marriages. 

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  • What's a Nice Jewish Girl making Islamic Art for, anyway?

    What's a Nice Jewish Girl making Islamic Art for, anyway?

    On the heels of my latest design, I’ve received a lot of interest from folks around the globe. And naturally, given the composition -- a Sixteen-Point Islamic Star -- much of that interest has come from Turkey, Morocco, and across the Middle East. Many of my new fans -- welcome! -- are presumably Muslim.

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