This year Ukrainian traditional costumes show at National Gallery of Australia in Canberra was even more grand. Initiated by Ukrainian embassy in Canberra this project united efforts of most of Sydney and Canberra Ukrainian organisations….
A year ago I made this outfit for Ukrainian old clothes fashion show, that was held at National Gallery of Art in Canberra. The model that demonstrated it at the show – Paulina turned 16 now…
Trying new materials is can be very rewarding. It is a very different experience with mosaics and stained glass imitation. With mosaics the end result is foreseen and planned. The process is slow and rhythmic….
Both of my nephews study at Kings School and they are very proud of their school uniform. There was a series of canvases dedicated to them exhibited at a yearly Kings School Art Show.
Mixing acrylic with texture paste, aluminium foil, metallic acrylics, thick glossy varnishes can give interesting effects.
Year 2003 I spend in Italy doing Master Course of Graphic Design at Florence Design Academy. Copying Leonardo’s drawing and learning 3-D software resulted in fusion of multiple techniques. 3-D renderings, scanned watercolours and photos,…
Acrylic paints goes well with texture paste. The most flexible and convenient material I know.
I started painting with watercolours in year 5 and till today it brings so much pleasure to use it.
I’ve learned how to use oils in the art school (State Secondary Art School, Kyiv, Ukraine). I still like good old oils, but the speed of life in the modern world makes me choosing fast…
Mural is always an accent in a room. No interior would look ordinary with a hand-painted mural.