H E L L O !
My name is Naomi Shiek (pronounced CHIC).
I create papercut ketubot for private clients in the Nouveau Judaica style.
What is a ketubah, you ask? A KETUBAH is a decorative marriage covenant used and exhibited in Jewish, non-denominational and non-traditional weddings and commitment ceremonies wherein the couple's vows to each other are declared.
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Monday, September 24, 2012
Summer garden ketubot
(Not so) new papercut ketubot over at the Urban Collective shop. These have been available for sale since July. A summer garden theme! I've been remiss in posting these since I was so overworked.
For the past five months I feel like I've been working non-stop, and no matter how many calendars, time limits, day-books and deadlines I set for myself, I can't switch off. The work is still very fun for me, but I am worried I will burn out if I won't find a way to work some structure into my life. I have no day schedule, no off days; I work from the moment I am up until I drop off, somewhere between 12-26 hour days. I work 8 hours on days when I'm "burned out". Am I a workaholic? The answer is a resounding yes. I am in serious need of withdrawal, anyone has any tips? What do you do when your hobby, your passion, is also your day job?
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