Art has been my passion ever since I was a child and I remember telling everyone that I'll be an artist when I grow up! With art, I escaped the bad things happening around me. I never had many friends when I was a child and I mostly felt lonely. So I used to spend my free time drawing. I rarely went out, I was always locked in my room drawing hours after hours trying to improve.


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My parents gave me money countless of times and told me to go out, meet friends and do normal stuff. I took that money, went to a local art shop, bought some new supplies and came back home to draw some more! Every time!

During my art journey, I abandoned the idea of being artist countless of times. And I really did believe I won't be one. Years went by and I didn't draw much. Until summer 2014. I was going through the hardest time of my life. It seemed like there was nothing left for me. One day I decided to pick up my watercolors which I bought a few years back but never used. It was love at first sight! I started painting like a maniac, I wasn't able to stop. At some point, I decided to share my artworks on social media, mostly on Instagram and for my surprise, I started getting a lot of supporters, and suddenly my paintings were shared all over social media. It was overwhelming for me. At first, I was afraid to call myself an artist, I don't know why, but now I'm proud to say I am one. Art has saved me so many times and it continues to do so. I'm extremely happy that I can do what I love the most and my childhood dream came true. I put my heart and soul on every piece I create and even little bit of me.

Animals are so close to my heart and I want to show people how beautiful they are and how they deserve to live in this world as much as we do. I try to tell stories with them, sad and happy ones. And sometimes creating awareness of the endangered pieces.

Thank you for reading this, I hope you enjoy my art and find joy and inspiration!

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Tees2Peace 2 days ago

Your art is goreous. You can see the magic in it!

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Vera Deme 1 day ago

Love the eyes!

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Amy Carter 3 days ago

Sweet, I like

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Amy Carter 3 days ago

This one says it all !!

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Tees2Peace 2 days ago

Really inspiring!

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krystin thompson 1 day ago

This my other favorite

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krystin thompson 1 day ago

This one is my favorite

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Crăciun Arina 2 days ago

Heartbreaking but so true

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Violet Oliveira 2 days ago

So majestic! You are very talented!

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mahsima 2 days ago

Beautiful story ! Tnx Jonna !

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Serge M. 4 days ago

my fave!

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