Born in a small city in South Korea, she was the only one in her family who was very sensitive to visual things and the beauty. She was fascinated with beautiful clothes, colors, and pretty faces and looks. In her schooldays, Hyunsook received lots of prizes for her innate talent. She earned a Bachelor of Industry Design from Daegu University and Master of Art Therapy from Myongji University in South Korea. With a strong belief in the healing power of art, she worked for years as an art therapist before moving to the United States. She is going through her life as a fine artist in the United States exploring the visual and spiritual impact of art.