Simona Pate

She was born on 16 May 1985 in Novo mesto, Slovenia. She attended the Secondary School of Economics (Srednja ekonomska šola) and is now a student of business school (Visoka poslovna šola). In 2005, she attended a painting course taught by Bogdan Breznik. Her hobbies are painting, photography, and decoration. In May 2009, she presented her paintings to the public in an exhibition titled "At the Beginning of the Way". Her ambition is to continue developing this form of self-expression and getting to know other cultures, alongside the Slovenian heritage. She lives and works in Trebnje, in the Dolenjska region, Slovenia.