Parasha Ki Tisa

Hi Everyone, Have you ever wondered how I create my ‘Illuminated Expressions” each week? Before embarking on the design I reread the entire parasha. Why reread something I’ve read many times before? In hopes of understanding it on a deeper […]

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Parasha Tetzaveh

Hi Everyone, As I read the Torah portion each week, I look for something that inspires me to try to illuminate God’s word. This week I was drawn to the verse sandwiched between the lengthy description of the holy garments […]

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Parasha Terumah

Gratitude is a big part of my spiritual practice— and I want to share something for which I am profoundly grateful: the Gift of Mobility. Two years ago today—February 19, 2019—I had my second spinal fusion. For eight long months […]

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A Prayer for Parkland

Instead of my usual Shabbat design, I wanted to share the piece I made in memory of the the 17 lives that were lost at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Valentine’s Day three years ago: February 14, 2018. […]

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Parasha Yitro

Hi Everyone, One of the best-known parts of the Torah—the 10 Commandments—is found in this week’s parasha, Yitro. Tradition teaches that the entire Jewish people—including those not yet born—were present at Mount Sinai to receive the Torah, which means revelation […]

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