Silke has been a part of the digital scrapbooking world since 2006. In 2008 she became a Designer & started her PapierStudio blog filled with tutorials. Her passion is digital painting. She uses Photoshop, Illustrator, Painter and SketchBook Pro to make her dreams a reality. Silke also creates with paper, pencil and watercolor with real brushes vs. digital. She lives in São Paulo, Brazil, with her husband of 39 years, son and daughter-in-law. Besides painting, Silke loves being outdoors, creating and spending time with their dog Toddy.