Jerusalem Garden
Custom Ketubah

This anniversary ketubah text appears in Hebrew and English, surrounded by a Jerusalem garden, with a sleeping cat, olive pressing stone, aloes, mint, geraniums, nasturtiums, olive trees, a lemon tree in an amphora with the mountains of the Judean desert in the background. Shabbat candles have just been lit. An arch, possibly the remains of an ancient building, frames the text. Dodi li ve-ani loh arches over the text.

20x30, gouache, ink, and colored pencil, 2010.