Ion has over 40 years of experience as an artist. In his home town of Kishinev, Moldova, he studied art at the State Art College. During the course of his studies, he specialized in teaching Art and Drafting to school-age students. In his early years after school, he worked for the Moldovan State Central Printing and Publishing office as a type artist. Later on, he was an artist and decorator for several different art agencies in Kishinev. Most recently, Ion worked as an exhibit artist and decorator, an artist on silk screen and a designer at the international exhibit center “Moldexpo”.
Ion arrived in the United States from Moldova in 2015. In the US, Ion lives with his wife Valentina in West Chester and both are working on learning English. Ion teaches the Art component of the Hands-On Exploration class in Russian to our students.