“Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.”Proverbs 31:10
The Woman of Valor Rosebud – Red is art that celebrates the special women in our lives. Each and every stroke that creates the image is created with a letter from the original Hebrew text of Proverbs 31: 10-31.
A red rose is a meaningful universal symbol for love. They also stand for respect and courage. Red rosebuds mean pure and lovely. These understandings of feminine virtue are found in Proverbs 31:10-31, which is also known as the Bible’s Woman of Valor.
Traditionally Jewish men read this scripture passage to their wives of the Sabbath as a tribute. It is also a custom to bring flowers to the wife or any home that one visits for the Friday evening meal. This ancient custom continues to this day.
Rosebuds symbolize beauty, youth and an innocent heart.
A single rose stands for simplicity.
“The wilderness and the solitary place shall be glad for them; and the desert shall rejoice, and blossom as the rose.”Isaiah 35:1
“There is nothing more difficult for a truly creative painter than to paint a rose, because before he can do so he has first to forget all the roses that were ever painted.”Henri Matisse
Below is a close up of a detail of the artwork so that you can see that each and every letter, which may overlap and be placed this way and that, is always an original Torah font letters of the scripture text from Proverbs 31:10-31.
Below is the close up image above with some of the Hebrew letter-strokes circled for visual clarity.
A fine art archival print of this unique Post Conceptual and UnGraven Image artwork is makes a special gift for a beloved woman, including wives, mothers, girlfriends, sisters, daughters, grandmothers, teachers, and best friends. This is also a beautiful gift for the bat mitzvah girl, sweet sixteen, bride to be, expectant mother and bridesmaids.
Unlike a bouquet of live flowers or fruit, this is art she can cherish throughout her lifetime.
Place this artwork by a doorway to the outside or leading from or to a room that you or a loved one frequently use. A great reminder of God’s ongoing direction and care for us in daily life!
To discover more about Woman of Valor Rosebud (Proverbs 31:10-31), including close ups, images, more inspiration and how you can own a fine art print for you or your loved one go to: https://artofseeingthedivine.com/product/rose-bud-red-proverbs-3110-31/
Additional Art & the Bible blogs you may enjoy:
Is This a Kind of Portrait of the Bible’s First Sunset? Of the Big Bang?
* * *
Judy Rey Wasserman is an artist and the founder of Post Conceptual Art theory and also the branch known as UnGraven Image Art.
Check out the Fine Art Limited Edition prints, decorative prints, books, and printables that are currently available to you through Judy Rey’s Art of Seeing The Divine Shop. You don’t have to buy to avail yourself of the art and inspiration available there. However, if you select to collect investment quality archival art, or decorate your home with images created with strokes that are original letters from Bible texts, or buy a gift for someone special, there is a secure shopping cart that accepts most credit cards so your purchase is easy to accomplish. https://artofseeingthedivine.com