A native of Arizona, Shalom has enjoyed creating artwork from as early as when she cold hold a pencil. She has won and placed in several art competitions through the Prescott Center for the Arts and the Home School Legal Association. Shalom's art was sold in Prescott art galleries when she was twelve years old. Since then, she has continued to run her art business Shalom's Art online. She enjoys using a variety of medias, including pastels, colored pencils, acrylics, watercolor, and mixed media.
When Shalom is not drawing, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, playing flute, being outdoors (hiking, camping, sailing, etc.), dancing, teaching, and traveling.