Stoyanka is from Bulgaria - a small beautiful country in south-eastern Europe. She is an architect and a chief assistant - professor in the University for Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy in Sofia, Bulgaria, where she teaches courses on Programming, Computer Graphic and Computer Aided Design.
In the same time she draws since she was a little girl. Now she is excited of the history, the beauty of the ancient art and this is the main object of some of her artworks. Some of them are in private collections in Bulgaria and Europe, and she adapted other part of them to cross-stitch designs, which are very popular among the stitchers in the world. As a needlework designer she found a way to share her love to the Art with many other people.
This year her name and pastel works were listed in the book 'BEST OF WORLDWIDE ARTISTS working in Charcoal, Pastel & Pencil - Volume I' by Kennedy Publishing ( www.bestofartists.com ).