One of a Kind: How did you get started?
Chhaya: Making art is my second career after working as an architect for many years. I left the confines of the corporate world and have not looked back!
One of a Kind: What influences your work?
Chhaya: Inspiration is everywhere! I get inspiration from my travels, the books I read, and other amazing artists. I also see patterns in everything and that usually sparks ideas.
One of a Kind: What will you be bringing to the Spring show?
Chhaya: Lots of art prints, framed art prints, posters and wood blocks.
One of a Kind: Since we are celebrating Spring... what's your favorite flower?
Chhaya: A dahlia.
One of a Kind: What do you love most about the Spring season?
Chhaya: The flowering trees.
One of a Kind: What's your favorite thing to do on a rainy Spring day?
Chhaya: Hunker down with a great book and a cup of tea!
One of a Kind: Cubs, White Sox or other?
Chhaya: First, I am a Chicago fan--I'm happy to see any Chicago team win! Otherwise, the Chicago Blackhawks.