Cranking out the paintings

Bright Torah Another of the "fancy", abstract scroll paintings.

Star Mandala

This is another mandala, this time more decorated and with a Star of David.

Peace Rising

Jerusalem Day

A daytime version of the original Jerusalem Night painting that has been very popular.

Hashkivenu

"Spread over us your shelter of peace" are the meaning of the Hebrew words floating across the sky. The beautiful prayer is part of the Kabbalat Shabbat liturgy.

These are the latest efforts in preparing for the Kansas City Jewish Arts Festival coming up this weekend. I'm trying to create new, fresh work so that the few older ones still around don't need to be out unless I need them. I'm not sure yet if any of these are better than the old ones. It'll take a few days living with them all around me to decide how I feel. Back to work...