Over six years in the past, I graduated as an inside designer and architect’s assistant, and straight after that, I moved to London, UK. I solely used my academic expertise throughout my research, and I labored in a couple of inside design and structure firms. It by no means fascinated me, in order quickly as I graduated, I by no means got here again to my main career. Ever!
Other than creating distinctive artwork, I had a craze about Photoshop and photograph manipulations, which I had practiced as a interest since I used to be 14. Surprisingly, this precise interest acquired me my very first job in London and saved me employed for the following 5 years. Parallel to that, I had established my small enterprise from dwelling and found such artwork mediums as polymer clay and sculpting. First, as a interest after which with a way more skilled perspective, sculpting in a short time took over my complete life and have become seen to different crafters in social media. Nevertheless it wasn’t sufficient to outlive on, and even when I used to be already a world-known artist and had fairly a giant following of my fellow crafters, it by no means mirrored on my pockets. I needed to be a “Boring Day Job woman” in the course of the day and an artist within the evenings and weekends!
Then, in Could 2015 got here out a publish about my customized journals right here on Bored Panda. Actually in 1 day, I gained 1000’s and 1000’s of recent likes, e-mails, questions, requests, interviews, reposts on different viral web sites and in 1-2 week’s time I used to be booked for the following 6 months upfront to make clay e book covers and jewellery for all these great individuals who noticed me on Bored Panda and appreciated my work.
I give up my day job in a Trend Studio virtually immediately after this profitable publication and by no means seemed again. That is what I’ve been ready for all that point! I labored in a trend studio as a photograph retoucher earlier than, and you might say that that is an incredible job in itself, however all I can say is that my goals laid elsewhere… in making BEAUTIFUL and most significantly MEANINGFUL THINGS for different individuals and provides my love and blessings to them this manner! You may’t even think about how comfortable it makes me obtain images of people that obtained my e book cowl concepts as a present, and to listen to tales of my purchasers who usually say that tears of happiness seem on their eyes once they unwrap their packages and uncover their ordered gadgets inside!
All the footage beneath are the artworks I made after Bored Panda promoted my artwork (2015 and early 2016, besides the frog and owl ones). I’m eternally grateful to the Bored Panda group for giving me this opportunity. That is priceless! THANK YOU SO MUCH!