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Allyson Block

Allyson Block
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Allyson Block

Allyson Block is a New Jersey visual artist, working in a variety of mediums including drawing, painting and mixed-media sculptures. She graduated from Brandeis University in Waltham, Massachusetts with a B.A. in Fine Arts. She also received a Post-Baccalaureate certificate from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and a law degree from the University of Denver Law School. Allyson has also studied at the SUNY Empire State College Studio Semester Program, Chautauqua Institution School of Art, and the Art Students League in New York City.

Allyson has shown at galleries throughout the United States and has three online art stores where she sells her work. Her original contemporary art can be viewed at www.allysonblock.com. She also has a Wedding Art Prints site www.allysonblockartprints.com featuring Giclée prints of her original artwork on high quality cotton archival paper which can be produced with personalized wedding vows. In addition, she creates Judaic Art including Ketubot, Baby Naming Certificates, Bar/Bat Mitzvah Prints, Children’s Name Wall Hangings, Synagogue Certificates and Wedding Invitations all of which can be personalized or customized and can be viewed at www.allysonblockjudaica.com.

Blog posts

Ketubah 1

Reclaiming the Ketubah as a symbol of equality and women's independence

The evolution of the Ketubah in the Jewish tradition has taken an interesting turn in recent times.

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Jewish Women's Archive. " Allyson Block ." (Viewed on September 30, 2014) <http://jwa.org/blog/author/allyson-block>.

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