Aileen Joy was born in Alaska. Her passion for art guided her into the field of Graphic Design, so she relocated to Washington where she attended college. Her graphics career started in 2004. In 2007 she started a side business called Ai Candi, where she mostly focuses on art and writing.
She has illustrated, written and self published 2 books available on Amazon, a children’s book called Miracle and 16+ book called Bring it Back to Simple; Art, Thoughts & Poems Vol 1. In her natural element, Aileen loves creating, traveling, and being outdoors. She works with different mediums such as pencil, charcoal, oil paint, acrylic paint, watercolor, wood burning and lapidary.
Nature and the environment are especially important to her which contribute to her inspirations.