the pouting beauty
the pouting beauty
noach sons
noach sons

two of noah's sons cover their drunk and humiliated father mixed media on canvas

Ruth & Boaz
Ruth & Boaz
Tamar
Tamar
ram at twilight
ram at twilight

"The ram was created at twilight on the sixth day of creation" Inspired by various Midrashic texts concerning the ram which Abraham would sacrifice in place of Isaac. (Pirkei Avot 5:5, Pirkei de-Rabbi Eliezer 30) Medium: Acrylic and India ink with polimer emulsion. Canvas 45 by 55cm

Mordechai
Mordechai
Shir HaShirim
Shir HaShirim

Many waters cannot quench the love, nor can rivers flood it... (shir hashirim 8:7 Acrylic on canvas

To the Gentle Giants: of Sacrifice, Gratitude and Hope
To the Gentle Giants: of Sacrifice, Gratitude and Hope
on the beach in Nahariya
on the beach in Nahariya

pastel, charcoal, conte

Mother Zion after the destruction
Mother Zion after the destruction

charcoal and conte on canson paper

samson
samson
Goats in the Negev
Goats in the Negev

charcoal, conte, pastel, mixed media

Yaacov identifies Yosef's cloak
Yaacov identifies Yosef's cloak

pastel and mixed media on canson paper

Yehuda & Tamar
Yehuda & Tamar

pastel and mixed media on canson paper

Joseph the slave
Joseph the slave
Amos Pastel
Amos Pastel
Rivka dresses Yaacov
Rivka dresses Yaacov

"And Rebecca took the costly garments of Esau, her elder son, which were with her in the house, and she dressed Jacob, her younger son"(Genesis 27:15). acrylic on canvas, mixed media

Edge of the Desert
Edge of the Desert

Acrylic on Canvas. In the distance one can see Anatoth, best known as the home town of the prophet Yirmiyahu (Jeremiah). The forested hills to the left lead up to Jerusalem's Har Hazaytim (Mount of Olives) and Mount Scopus.

Song of the Grasses
Song of the Grasses

"Know that each and every shepherd has his own unique tune…" (Song of the Grasses by Naomi Shemer based on Rebbe Nachman)Kids who have the opportunity to grow up in Eretz Yisrael can be both as tough as the basalt stone that they sit on and as sensitive as the biblical shepherds of Israel. While we once hung up our harps as we wept by the rivers of Babylon, you can now see our children singing their own melodies under the willows and eucalyptus trees in Israel. Acrylic on Canvas 50cm by 70 cm

"When she could no longer hide him…
"When she could no longer hide him…

With the hope of bringing the text to life, I used real bulrushes and a basket which is "smeared with clay and pitch." (Shemot -Exodus 2:3 -5) Acrylic 70 by 90 cm

Sinai Acrylic
Sinai Acrylic
Soul Wrestling Pastel
Soul Wrestling Pastel
Shuk Machane Yehuda
Shuk Machane Yehuda

Love the colorful produce and characters that one finds in Jerusalem's shuk Machane Yehuda. Recently I've found myself drawn to the crowded market place and forgoing the spotless, air conditioned modern mega markets that have taken over Israel.

The Hart Cries Out Acrylic
The Hart Cries Out Acrylic