Events

Spiritual and non-violent action this weekend

Here is a good map of Actvities for Peace this weekend in the San Francisco area. Scroll down for additional events and spiritual resources in a special letter from my Rabbi below.  If you can, please consider a donation to The Southern Poverty Law Center, the ADL and/or the Legal Defense Fund of the NAACP. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________ “The events that occurred in…

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Art and Empowerment: Aimee Golant At the Celebration of Craftswomen

“Crafting and artistry makes the world go round,” expresses Aimee Golant, a San Francisco Jewish artist who, in her work, seeks to highlight the common “oneness” in humanity. This will be her second year in the Women’s Building annual Celebration of Craftswomen: an event that, through the community of craftspeople, helps transform the lives of women.   In browsing the…

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Living A Creative Vision

March 21st, 22nd and 23rd, Cabrillo College in Santa Cruz CA will host Aimee Golant for a weekend of art, spiritual living, and encouragement toward one’s personal and professional pursuits. Golant, an award-winning metal-craftswoman of the San Francisco Bay Area, has the grit and passion of a successful self-starter in the art industry. On Friday night, March 21st, she will…

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Fiscal Sponsorship a Go! AND A GREAT Progress Video!

Hello Everyone! I have great news to share about ‘Art for Prayer and Peace: A Bridge to Oneness’!  We are now fiscally sponsored.  What this means is any donations to the project are tax deductible!  I will also be able to apply for grants and money from foundations to support the creation of this art project.  Check out my fiscal…

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Aimee’s Art has been Accepted to an Interfaith Art Exhibit

Hello everyone, Wonderful news!  I have two pieces in an upcoming interfaith art exhibition called “We Are the Bridge” at the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern California in Oakland CA, from May 3 – 30th. Here are the pieces I have in the show.  Click each picture for more information about the work. Lotus Flower Shabbat Candle Holders        …

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1000 Origami Cranes and Tikkun Olam

Art for Prayer and Peace: A Bridge to Oneness is a three room art exhibit that is meant to inspire compassion among a diverse audience.  I was continually inspired on a trip to Japan– and so the first room is dedicated to the ways that Judaism (with some Christianity) mesh with the spiritual teachings of Japan.  One day, I was…

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A Day in the Studio – Handmade Silver and Gold Jewelry

Today was one of those lucky days when I remembered to sieze the moment.  The morning began unceremoniously — I was doing inventory and packing boxes to my upcoming show and speaking engagmement at the NewCAJE6 Conference: Re-inventing Jewish Education for the 21st Century— when I suddenly realized today is one of those days that I could have uninterupted time…

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Menorahs: Beauty that Lasts Forever

The Beauty of These Menorahs Lasts Forever!   Are you looking for something truely special for your home and your life on Hanukkah now and forever? Do you value beauty and art? Will you feel great knowing that the purchase of a custom menorah from Aimee Golant will support locally made, high quality, contemporary Judaica Art and artists? Now is the…

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This Hanukkah: Give Local Handmade Gifts that Give Back

The holiday season presents a unique opportunity for the spirit of giving to take over.  As an artist, I love being able to utilize the gift I have for creativity in metal art, Judaica and jewelry while giving back to the community.  This year, I’ve decided to donate 10% of sales to either Congreagation Beth Israel Judea in SF, or…

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