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D.I.J. - Do It Jewish

Use Your Jewish

Creativity!

by Barbara Bietz
illustrated by Daria Grinevich

hardcover • ages 8+ • juvenile nonfiction •104 pages • 7" by 10"

$24.95 US • ISBN 978-1951365042

A perfect Hanukah present or Afikoman gift for the creative Jewish child or adult in your life!

With chapters ranging from Jewish filmmaking to Jewish cartooning, learn from an incredible array of Jewish creativity experts!

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It's like a Jewish creativity mentor in a book!

Jewish Filmmaking 

Rachel Harrison Gordon - Broken Bird

https://www.rachelhg.com/film

https://www.brokenbirdfilm.com/


Nora Claire Miller, Peter Miller & Amy Linton - Egg Cream

willowpondfilms.com

https://noraclairemiller.com/

Check out Nora's awesome Egg Cream recipe!

Jewish Songwriting

Creating Judaica

Jewish Cartooning & Graphic Novels

Terri Libenson -  Becoming Brianna

https://terrilibenson.com/

 

Erez Zadok & Jeffrey B. "Gorf" Gorfinkel -  Passover Haggadah Graphic Novel

https://www.erezadok.com/

http://www.gorfy.com/

Jewish Cooking

Jeffrey Yoskowitz - The Gefilte Manifesto & co-founder of The Gefilteria

http://www.jeffreyyoskowitz.com/


Alanna Chandler - Tzevayim

https://www.juf.org/news/arts.aspx?id=443121

Making Midrash

Rabbi Sandy Eisenberg Sasso - Noah's Wife: The Story Of Naamah


JoAnne Tucker, Kezia Gleckman Hayman & Rabbi Susan Freeman - Avodah Dance Ensemble

https://mostlydance.com/

 Do you know a creative Jewish kid? 
Would you like to help that kid foster and encourage their Jewish creativity?

Do It Jewish: Use Your Jewish Creativity! helps your creative child focus on whatever types of creativity appeal most to them.

Does your child want to...

  • direct a film?

  • draw a cartoon?

  • create a recipe?

  • write their own Jewish song?

  • paint Jewish art?

  • create a graphic novel?

  • write (or dance) a midrash?

  • create Judaica?

 

All they need to do is turn to the right chapter and start receiving immediate guidance from two noted experts in their field of Jewish creativity. They can learn how these experts...

  • expressed their creativity as a child

  • got started in their field

  • integrate their Judaism and their creativity

  • strive to make their creative work as good as can be

Each chapter contains...

 

  • a list of tools to get started

  • opportunities for possible projects

  • encouraging first-hand advice 

  • inspiring quotes

  • beautiful illustrations

Purchase Books from DIJ's Out-of-this-World Jewish Creativity Experts! 

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