January, 1984 – September, 1990


Worked as a freelance artist in a variety of artistic areas, both graphic design and fine arts.

First designer and illustrator of choice for the Bulgarian Ministry of Environment.

Frequently commissioned for a variety of projects by different government entities,

such as the Ministry of Communications, the Bulgarian Academy of Science,

the Institute of Zoology, the Ministry of Education and Culture.

Designed and illustrated series of postage stamps, matchbox labels, environmental

protection posters, and many other printed promotional materials.

Planned and executed entirely the Amphibians and Reptiles exhibit at the

Museum of Natural History in Bulgaria second largest city, Plovdiv.

Won several national awards. Works too numerous to list here but samples

of most available upon request. Earned national and international acclaim.