Julie Seltzer

Julie Seltzer is a scribe, baker, and artist. She began creating challah art at the Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center in Connecticut, where she lived until recently. Julie now resides in the Bay Area, where she is writing a torah scroll at the Contemporary Jewish Museum in San Francisco.

Articles by Julie Seltzer

Challah for Parashat Vayeshev

Judah's signet and cord.

Challah for Parashat Toldot

Jacob and Esau in the womb.

Challah for Parashat Vayera

Lot's wife--before and after.

Challah for Parashat Lech-Lecha

Malchitzedek bringing out challah and wine.

Challah for Parashat Noach

A dove and an olive branch.

Parashah Challahs on MJL

It was 10 p.m. on a Thursday night at the Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, and I was finally learning ...

Challah for Parashat Bereshit

Adam, the first human, sleeping.