Maryam began her professional career as a financial analyst but quickly realized her true love and interest is in the art. She works in multiple mediums, including oil, acrylic, digital art, 3-dimension fiber, ceramic and Ikebana flower design. She accepted to numerous juried art show and won multiple awards. Additionally, Maryam is an Ikebana teacher and has done several workshops and demonstrations. (Ikebana is a Japanese art of floral design).