Growing up in a family of artists her inspiration came from all corners of her household. Although, you could say her distinguished career as an artist began with the Bachelor of Arts degree she earned from Sook Myung University in Seoul, South Korea.
Shortly after completing her degree, Chonga moved to the U.S. where she worked with Springs Industries as a designer for over 10 years. She then went on to start her own company, Muzi Design, specializing in quilting lines. This experience paved the way for her current role as Senior Designer at Timeless Treasures.