Creativity is a drug I cannot live without. (Cecil B. DeMille)


Oil Painting

Growing up in Siberia, I was surrounded by nature and grew to love both the beautiful colors as spring became summer and the first snowfall that quickly brought the blanket of white and the quiet and serenity of winter. I am always amazed by the natural beauty around us and compelled to capture it in oil whenever I can.

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winter afternoon mountains apples flowers enchantment field way frosts butterfly walk bosque rain taiga snow first snow sunrise waterfall bell river happy autumn fog sandia streem spring before christmas wave backyard chapel