Description Shabbat Evening. A mother and daughter cover their eyes and say the blessing after lighting the Shabbat candles. They are bathed in candle-light, a symbol of Spiritual Light, the Light of Shabbat. The doves, the symbol of peace, look on.
Chanahelen Rosenberg, Be'er Sheva Member Since June 2016 Artist Statement Chana Helen is an Israeli artist with an Art Degree from Maidstone, U.K., who is now living in the Negev City of Be'er Sheva.
The artist uses movement and colour to express different moods and atmospheres in her work on the Jewish Festivals, Biblical themes and her local surroundings in Israel, as well as other subjects. She brings her own observations of contemporary Jewish life into her expressive, imaginative work.
Chana Helen paints mainly in oils, but does using acrylics and coloured inks. She also produces simple limited edition hand-pulled lino cuts using black ink only.
Chana Helen is a member of the Association of Painters and Sculptors in Israel, as well as a member of The Artist's House of the Negev (Beit HaOmanim in Be'er Sheva).
Chana exhibits her work in Israel, mainly in Be'er Sheva and Jerusalem.