Monika Chovanec's Profile
Monika is an artist, illustrator and a designer who has been engaged in one creative endeavor or another from her very early childhood. One of her early memories involve painting for hours while visiting her grandmother and grandfather.
She drew her inspiration from her frequent times spent in nature, running free with friends in the meadows and forests of central Europe. She grew up in the Czech Republic, which is a small European country, rich in history, flora and fauna. She recalls till this day, that every hill she painted as a child, had a castle sitting on top of it! Why wouldn't it? That was truly how beautiful the countryside appeared. Castles, chateaus and other beautiful architecture adorned the landscape.
Nowadays, living on the other side of the globe, she enjoys the pastoral beauty of Sonoma County, California, where she lives with her three children and family…
- Born on November 14
- Joined September 1, 2012