Silvia is an artist of all media and has over 25 years of experience in the arts. She was born in Yambol, Bulgaria and grew up in a family of artists- Diana Yordanova, a painter, and Petko Yordanov, a sculptor. She studied Landscape Architecture in the Graduate Program of University of Forestry in Sofia, Bulgaria. In 2005 she came to USA and started working at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum as a part of a student exchange program. In 2008 she received a Master's Degree in Landscape Architecture from the University of Minnesota. Silvia's professional projects and artwork have been inspired by nature. She strives to create artwork that is pleasant to the eye and brings positive emotions to people. Silvia currently works as a landscape professional in Maui, HI in the field of permaculture, landscape design and sustainable agriculture. She is a co-owner of Maui Olena Co, LLC, growing high quality certified organic turmeric. www.mauiolena.com In addition, she is doing variety of artwork and music.