An Iraqi feminine petroleum engineer, who couldn’t discover a job within the oil sector, works on conventional antiques and Iraqi folklore patterns at her house in Basra on July 24, 2021.
BASRA — Iraqi engineer Wassan Ismail began creating and promoting paintings after struggling to discover a job in an economic system battered by battle and sanctions.
The petroleum engineer, who lives in Basra, crafts items that includes conventional Iraqi folklore by stitching, portray and including different media to create designs on ceramics.
She started making the items for her own residence, utilizing some as planters. After posting her work on social media, she obtained order inquiries, and her ardour challenge has was a affluent enterprise.
“Little by little, my enterprise grew and I began to obtain orders by my web page. I began to broaden my work. I promote not solely inside Iraq but in addition overseas,” she mentioned.
https://nypost.com/2021/08/03/iraqi-engineer-turns-art-into-business-amid-bleak-job-market/ | Iraqi engineer turns artwork into enterprise amid bleak job market