Moonlit Peacocks Ketubah
by Judith Joseph
Gazing at each other like Romeo and Juliet, a pair of peacocks glow in a moonlit forest. Peacocks mate for life, and are symbols of beauty, love and fidelity. Here, they are bathed in a mystical blue light, calling to mind a heaven on earth.
Ketubah Artist Bio
Judith Joseph has been making ketubot since the revival of the art form in the early 1970’s. She has made over 450 original, hand-lettered and hand-painted, personalized ketubot. She has a degree in art from the University of Wisconsin and has twice been awarded Artists’ Fellowship Awards from the Illinois Arts Council. She is a published illustrator and her work was written about in many books about Jewish art. She lives in the Chicago area, and teaches painting at the Botanic Garden. Her ketubah art has never before been available in print form, and she chose Ketubah.com for its debut.