The best story of the artist's life is in her paintings and in her diary at www.IrinaSztukowski.blogspot.com
Here is just a brief Bio:
Award winning watercolor artists Irina Sztukowski was born in St. Petersburg, Russia and came to America in 2001.
She studied art in the St. Petersburg Academy of Art, the Art-Industrial College, and graduated from Leningrad Academy of Culture in 1992. While in Russia; she was a successful artist, selling her works to locals and tourists alike. She continued her journey through the art world after coming to America, resulting in her exploring the creativity with a new vigor and enthusiasm. Being accomplished artist, Irina never stops learning more about the art and her medium, watercolor. In 2012, she received her Fine Arts degree from Diablo Valley College, California.
Her passion is painting with watercolors, her main style is contemporary realism, and her subjects range from portraits and still-lives to beautiful landscapes and panoramic city views. But the abstract paintings are not left behind; her impressive art-prints are provided by www.Irina-Sztukowski.artistwebsites.com. Most of her original paintings are in private collections throughout the world. She is the proud member of CWA (California Watercolor Association). AWS (American Watercolor Society, and she is a Life Member of TWSA ( Transparent Watercolor Society of America). Currently, Irina's paintings are in local galleries, business offices, and private collections.
Irina loves to share her thoughts in her Art-Diary at www.IrinaSztukowski.blogspot.com
, There you can find artist's step-by-step tutorials, life discoveries, and hints for other artists. When you subscribe to her blog by e-mail, you will receive an e-book with Irina's paintings.