Artist Profile
Shekina Rudoy Biography
Shekina received a BA in Textile Arts from Humboldt State University in 1982.   There she studied Pattern Making, Surface Design, Weaving, Costume Making, Drawing, Painting and Sculpure.

She studied as an intern with the Metropolitan Museum Costume Collection,  NYC, through theTheatre Development Fund during the summer of 1981.

She started Shekina Designs in 1983 and has been exhibiting at art and craft shows ever since.
 
Awards
1991 Glastonbury Art Guild, Fiber
1991 Bruce Museum, Fiber
1991, 1995 Niche award
1994, 1997 Southwest Arts Fest Purchase Award
2003 Beaux Arts Fest.  1st Place Fiber
2004 Coconut Grove Arts Festival  3rd Place, Fiber
2004 Bethesda Row Arts Festival  Award of Excellence
2006 Greater Gulf Coast Arts Fest, Award of Excellence
Articles
"New Work", Carloyn Benesh, Ornament, 1987 Spring
"Designer Turns Hand-Painted Silk Into Clothing", Ann Lee, Star Ledger, March 22, 1990
"Craft Advisory", Joan Babbage, Star Ledger, Oct. 7, 1994


Juries
Morristown Craft Market, 2005
Long Park Art Show, 2003