Jewish papert depicting a Shabbos picnic along Lake Michigan in Chicago. Hand cut paper. 8”x 8” Chicago 2018.
Jewish papercut bound book to accompany a passport. Inside is the T'filat Haderekh (traveler's prayer) 3.5 x 4.75 " Chicago. 2018.
Collaboration between Shifra and her father Adam Whiteman. Includes traditional Jewish imagery as well as architecture of both NYC, Ann Arbor and Chicago. 2016.
Wearable paper/tyvek costume worn during Festifools parade in Ann Arbor, MI. 2011.
Each journal is 4.75 x 6.25 in. and contains 128 pages. This collection was created for a participant of a gap year program, who was rotating locations every few months. Each book has some characteristic of one of the locations. 2009.
6.5 x 5.5 in. This flag book contains original papercut illustrations of sunflowers. 2009.
5.5 x 6 in. This flag book contains original stencil illustrations of objects found in a picnic basket. 2009.
Accordion book created about the four cups of wine at the Passover seder. Pages contain original papercut illustrations of wine goblets, hand pressed grapes on paper and Hebrew text printed on frosted mylar. The cover is constructed as a box from wood, stained with red wine. 2009.