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Custom Ketubah With San Francisco Skyline

A custom ketubah with a very personal view of San Francisco Custom ketubah orders are made to be very personal. I was approached by a couple in California who really liked my tree with skyline design and asked if I had a San Francisco ketubah (I do). The skyline in the SF design wasn’t exactly the […]

Finding the Perfect Jewish Wedding Dress

Finding a wedding dress for a Jewish wedding doesn’t need to be stressful Finding the perfect traditional Jewish wedding dress is not an easy task. When I was looking for my own wedding dress years ago, I had certain specifications I was set on. I had this idea in my head of my “perfect” dress. I […]

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Andrea and Andrew’s Ketubah With Trees – Redwoods and Bike

Andrea and Andrew live in a landscape dominated by massive redwood trees. Because of the impact of their surroundings, it made sense that they wanted their custom ketubah with trees. The scale of redwood forests is hard to grasp, but this was clearly something that they wanted to emphasize in a custom design. Admittedly, this meant that I […]

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Write Your Own Ketubah Text

If you are having trouble locating the perfect ketubah text, try writing your own. You don’t need to be a professional writer to write your own meaningful ketubah. All you need is time and some inspiration. This will give you the perfect opportunity to talk to your future spouse about what is important to you […]

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Is the ketubah a legal document?

The ketubah is more valuable than you think It is a misconception that the ketubah is an anachronism. It is often thought of as a tradition that refers to a bygone era. This is very far from the truth. The ketubah is one of the basic requirements for a Jewish wedding, along with the chuppah and […]

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Tips on Choosing A Color Palette for Your Ketubah

  “New York City Skyline with Roses” in Assorted Colors How To Choose A Ketubah? When choosing your Ketubah, whether you’re going with one of the standard designs or something completely customized, one of the big choices you have to make is in choosing your color palette. All the standard design colors you see in […]

How to Choose Your Ketubah Text

Figuring out the right Ketubah text to use can seem tricky and daunting at first. You might be wondering where to begin. The truth is, there are many ways to choose the right text that is meaningful and a good fit for and your partner. First and foremost, your Ketubah text will be determined on […]

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New Ketubot – Arabesques and Hamsas

Middle Eastern Ketubot With Arabesque and Hamsa design elements are perennial favorites for couples who want a distinctly traditional Jewish look to their ketubah. I decided to make two new designs that merge the two themes. I tried something a bit different for these two ketubahs. Instead of placing the text inside of a square […]

Trees and Life – Two New Ketubah Designs

Trees! I created a new papercut ketubah design to honor trees and brought back and simplified one of my previous custom made designs.  There is no more wonderful symbol for a marriage than a tree. Ketubah artwork has featured trees as a motif for centuries. And in relation to marriage, the connection is thousands of years old. […]

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New Chicago Skyline Papercut Ketubah Design

A couple in Chicago wanted a papercut ketubah design that really shows off the skyline. There are lots of magnificent buildings in Chicago, so I had to utilize the entire length of the paper I use in an intense horizontal layout. Even at full size, I was working with cuts as narrow as 1/64″. Watching the […]