Shadia Alem was born in a conservative typical family in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, raised in Al-Taif city on Al-Surat mountains, where she lived the virgin art and nature, she is a self taught artist, art for her is not a profession, but an everyday discovery, learning and playing.
Other Career History
Bachelor degree in Art & English Literature, king Abdul-Aziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.1983. Diploma in training kindergarten teachers (learning through organized play and creative activities, a program set by UNESCO & AGFUND to develop kindergarten teaching), 1990
* Administrator, the main office of the General Presidency for Girls’ Education, 1989-1990
* A supervisor of kindergarten teachers’ training programs, 1990-2000