I am a traveler who is in love with art and fashion.
I'm not a professional artist, but in Australia I discovered my passion for pastels.
I was born in the ancient Russian city of Yaroslavl, which is more than 1000 years old in the family of a drama theater actor and a musician. All my childhood I was prepared to become a professional musician, but I always loved to draw and chose the profession of fashion designer. I graduated from the University of Economics and Service in Vladivostok (Russia) and worked as a designer in the clothing industry and in fashion houses. Then I authored an educational course "Fashion Design and Fashion Illustration" at a children's school of arts and worked there as a teacher for many years. Having lived most of my life in the Far East of Russia on the coast of the Sea of Japan near the Chinese border, I can call myself a person of Euro-Asian culture, because I know I love both. In 2014, after I moved in Australia I unexpectedly discovered pastel as an amazing and unlike anything else material. Now I call it "painting by my fingertips" or my "tactile" hobby. Every year I travel around the world and it gives me inspiration for my creativity. My professional experience as a fashion designer came in handy in Australia and now I am working as a stylist and fashion consultant in the retail industry.
We would like to pay our respects to the traditional owners of the land on which our building stands, their leaders, past, present and emerging.