This new design painted originally in soft pastels, is the first in this medium, which is part of the new, “Pastel Series” for award-winning artist, Susan Cone Porges. The arch, symbolic of the traditional chuppah, is made of loosely painted wisteria, which represents the sweetness and beauty of life together. The city of Jerusalem at the bottom serves as a foundation upon which the newly married couple will build their life together.
Ketubah Artist Bio
Ohio artist/calligrapher, Susan Cone Porges, combines her passion for drawing and painting with her love of letters. A graduate of Mass. College of Art, with a BFA in Printmaking, Susan spent the past 25 years designing original “calli”graphics for corporate and individual clients. Susan also designs Ketubot. In addition to her commercial work, Susan spends much of her time painting in both oils and watercolors, lending her keen sense of design and color to rich florals and landscapes. Susan teaches drawing and calligraphy and exhibits regularly in galleries, art shows, and craft exhibitions.