In the Torah, the tree symbolizes the Jewish people. The roots are our ancestors, the trunk corresponds to the people of Israel who were redeemed from Egypt, the branches represent the tribes of Israel, and the fruit of the tree are the good deeds performed by each Jewish soul. Hebrew Text: "Ani L'Dodi V'Dodi Li" in gold. Handmade by Tamara Baskin. No two are exactly alike.
Israeli born artist Tamara Baskin creates elegant and function designs in fused glass that celebrate Jewish life. She painstakingly places the pieces of cut glass and iridescent metals to be fused into one beautiful piece of glass. Each piece is signed and dated.