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YOU SHALL GO OUT IN JOY AND RETURN IN PEACE,Is.55,

This weaving/mixed-media assemblage of silk, mohair and metallic fibers combined with fabric, and found objects of copper scroll and a variety of animals, plants and symbols of creation. It is based on a quote from Isaiah, 55:12: "For you shall go out in joy, and be led back in peace, the mountains and the hills before you shall burst into song, and all the trees of the field shall clap their hands..." Place and nature have a strong and abiding presence in Jewish tradition, and this tapestry is a response to the beauty, joy, and peac of the natural in God's creations and the awe in the multiplicity of forms and materials that make up this magnificient earth. Hebrew and English calligraphy on papyrus. Signed by the artist, sizes (one shown is framed 38 "W x 32" L x 4"D.