36 Gorgeous Ketubahs

There are endless ways to decorate the traditional Jewish marriage contract.

When it comes to ketubah art, there are no rules. Some motifs are traditional. Birds (often peacocks), flowers, trees, and images of Jerusalem are all common on ketubot. It is also traditional and quite common for ketubahs to be decorated with papercut artwork. But, as these instagram-worthy ketubahs demonstrate, there is plenty of room for creativity when designing a ketubah.

We love these soft watercolor flowers!

This papercut ketubah frame is a stunner.

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I finally got to make a Ketubah! I am thrilled to announce my collaboration with @tallulah_ketubahs a wonderful design studio based in Philadelphia. I designed and handcut this piece and now it is available for all your wedding needs through Tallulah Ketubah in lasercut editions! I love that these pieces can be used for any kind of ceremony 💕 Thank you Rachel Marks for your vision. I loved working with Rachel to make this piece and I love that She features different artists to design limited editions. Take a look and drool all over the amazing work she makes and the other artists featured. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Also I figured out how to work the timer on my camera so that is why I look like a weirdo in this photo! . . . #ketubah #ketuba #ketubahdesign #jewishweddings #jewishwedding #interfaithwedding #jewishbride #jewishweddingsandbrides #kosherwedding #jewishstyle #lchaim #weddingtradition #jewsofinstagram #smashingtheglass #mazeltov #judaica #modernjudaica #modernketuba #watercolor #handpainted #jewishart #paperlicious #dailydoseofpaper

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And this papercut really stands out on a gorgeous watercolor background.

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I am so happy to share this Ketubah I had the honor to create in collaboration with the amazing Rachel Marks from @tallulah_ketubahs I did the papercut border and Rachel did the jaw dropping calligraphy and water color. We got to work with the coolest couple! The wedding was in New Mexico and the couple wanted the color to reflect that. In the border are plants from the desert as well as cherry blossoms and oak tree leaves to represent different parts of their lives. In each corner is a home they have lived in as well as the mountains where they were married! I have long admired the amazing art that goes into the tradition of Ketubahs and how papercutting plays a big part in that! photo by my buddy and amazing photographer @cole1185 . . . #tallulahketubahs #ketubah #ketuba #ketubahdesign #mazeltov #judaica #modernjudaica #modernketuba #watercolor #handpainted #jewishart #paperlicious #dailydoseofpaper #anniehowepapercuts #handdrawnart #papercutketubah

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This modern design uses the traditional medium of papercut and the traditional motif of greenery.

We’ve never seen a ketubah text written quite like this one!

Those stars!

Olive branches make a beautiful border.

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Noam's work is a sheer delight. Ketubah Art is something very dear to us, as you already know. We love how many options you have in this time and day and how easy it is to get in touch with talented artists. You will enjoy working with Noam on what it is you envision in your Ketubah. . . . We recently had the pleasure interviewing Noam for #judaicainthespotlight. You can find her entire interview on our website. *Link in Bio* . . . Photo Credit: © Noam Shargorodsky . . . #ketubah #ketubahart #visualart #jewishwedding #jewishartist #wedding #art #judaica #judaicaart #judaicaartist #visualartist #calligraphy #calligraphyart #hebrewcalligraphy #liberaljudaism #reformjudaism #conservativejudaism #masortijudaism #orthodoxjudaism #chabad #jewishart #shabbatshalom #shabbat

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So do lemons.

This looks like a gorgeous metaphor for the couple’s journey down the road of life…

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Custom ketubahs for all seasons! Sam and David commissioned us to create this autumn tree ketubah for their wedding earlier this season in Vermont. It is such a pleasure to help our couples bring their unique visions to life! ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ We are now booking custom ketubahs for weddings in 2020. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ #TallulahKetubahs #Ketubah #ketubahs #ketubahdesign #customketubah #jewishwedding #interfaithketubah #mazeltov #destinationwedding #luxurywedding #bespokewedding #VTweddings #autumnwedding #wedding #weddingvendor #weddingheirloom #weddinginspo #lchaim #weddingtradition #jewsofinstagram #smashingtheglass #mazeltov #judaica #interfaithwedding #watercolor #handpainted #jewishart

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This one proves that black-and-white is not boring.

Love the hamsa design!

 

Cherry blossoms!

Cannot go wrong with gold leaf.

Love the fish!

This one looks like lace.

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How whimsical!

Making the roots of the tree the star of the show.

Love the oranges!

Peacocks are traditional and gorgeous!

Why have only one or two trees when you can have a whole forest?

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Are you planning an outdoor wedding? Perfect! Rachelle has a wonderful choice of nature inspired ketubot. Have you already seen her new “Forest” design? . . . It was an absolute pleasure interviewing Rachelle for #judaicainthespotlight. You can find the entire interview on our website. *Link in Bio* . . . Photo Credit: © Rachelle Tchiprout / @rachelleinwater . . . #Ketubah #Art #Artist #JewishArt #JewishArtist #JewishWedding #JewishBride #JewishBrides #MazelTov #Judaism #JewishTradition #Wedding #Weddings #JewishCouple #JewishWeddingCeremony #Chuppah #Chuppot #OrthodoxJudaism #ConservativeJudaism #ReformJudaism #LiberalJudaism #Watercolour #Judaica #IsraeliArtist #Housewarming #ShabbatShalom

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This one feels delightfully playful.

Another hamsa, this time combined with the Jerusalem motif.

Ketubahs need not be written on paper. This one is carved in wood.

 

That view!

 

This one is all about the frame.

Dragon ketubah!

So sweet!

A ketubah for city-slickers.

This is just lovely!

This one has papercut in both white and black.

This tree design contains the four letters of the Hebrew word ahavah — love.

Here’s a 3D take on the same word.

Love the Middle Eastern tile inspiration for this design.

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This rainbow-colored Jewish star with Jerusalem skyline is gorgeous.

And an amazing, abstract geometric take on the Jewish star.

Love in all seasons.

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