Shirin Moosavi was born in Iran into an artistic family where painting, poetry and writing were a major part of life. Inspired by her uncle, she started oil painting in her early teenage years an. At the age of 17, she produced her first illustrations for two children books in addition to illustrating stories in a children magazine.
She immigrated to the United States after graduating from high school and earned her Bachelors of Science to satisfy her interest in that field. Though she has been working in technology for many years, her passion for art remained strong and alive.
She has recently completed a Master's degree in Fine Art at Laguna College of Art&Design. As a result she has been busy with illustrating children books, commissions for private collections and exhibits her painting.