Maya Askari is a writer and married mother of three. Of Iraqi origin, she has lived her entire life in the West, predominantly in England, though she now lives in Spain.She has done many diverse things from decorative cake making, leading and guiding meditations groups, designing artistic workshops for children and drawing. She seeks to realise her own potential through her creativity and to help others do the same.
Julia Condon is an internationally acclaimed artist, portraitist, and designer. Of Austrian and English heritage, she spent her early childhood in India and was educated in England. The first part of her career was spent in London and New York; she now lives in Cornwall and travels extensively for her work.