A New Torah Mantle

When our granddaughters had their B’Not Mitzvah this past September, I was introduced to the Torah that was very likely used when my father had his Bar Mitzvah. What better honor for me than to collaborate with my cousin, Keshira HaLev to give the Torah a new mantle! Cousin Sandy’s tuxedo, shirts, hankies, and tiesContinue reading “A New Torah Mantle”


Taken from A Patchwork Life: The Hands-On Guide To Living by Louise Silk Available as an ebook: A Patchwork Life: The Hands-On Guide To Living  Dear Friend, Pieces of Memory, a series of fiber artworks grieving the monumental loss of my parents, will be on exhibition this fall at the American Jewish Museum of the Jewish Community CenterContinue reading “O. PIECES OF MEMORY”

Memory Quilt 2019

Favorite Deconstructed Denim SilkDenim Flying Geese Steve’s Painting Pants Leftover Shirt Patches Sandy’s Ugly Comforter Top Hemp Shirt bought at Zen Center Nana’s Caftan Black Ribbed Turtleneck Alex’s Table Cloth Gottlieb Fabric created print of Shekinu Embroidery Ronda’s Hemp J Jill Jacket Nicole Miller Pittsburgh Tie Gabriel’s Sweater and Termal Top Jody’s Danish Bread BasketContinue reading “Memory Quilt 2019”