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Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

Crow in a tree. Painting by Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

Crow in a tree. Painting by Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not was born in Estonian city of Tallin. She is an icon painter and restorer. In 2003 she graduated from the College of Applied Arts at the Estonian Academy of Arts. In 2009 she graduated with honors from St. Petersburg State Art and Industry Academy named after A.L. Stieglitz (former “Mukhina Academy”), Department of Painting and Restoration at the Faculty of monumental art. When Elina was a student of St. Petersburg Academy, under the leadership of M.D. Uryupina she was interned at the State Russian Museum. And for five years, every summer she practiced in the Yaroslavl Museum-Preserve restoring icons, gilded wood carvings, polychrome wooden sculpture. The artist is now living in Borisovo, Moscow region.

Hawthorn

Hawthorn. Painting by Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

Painting 'Ficus'

‘Ficus’. Painting by Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

'Pharaoh', gouache and pastel pencils, inspired by the Egyptian frescoes

‘Pharaoh’, gouache and pastel pencils, inspired by the Egyptian frescoes. Painting by Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

Sepia landscape

Sepia landscape. Painting by Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

Sky Lanterns

Sky Lanterns. Painting by Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

Space turtles

Space turtles. Painting by Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

Suburbs of Moscow

Suburbs of Moscow. Painting by Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

Summer day

Summer day. Painting by Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

The village of vikings

The village of vikings. Painting by Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

A tree

A tree. Painting by Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

Turtle family

Turtle family. Painting by Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

Yukka

Yukka. Painting by Russian artist Elina Forget-me-not

Blossoming quince

Blossoming quince. Painting by Elina Forget-me-not

Butterfly. The composition in the circle

Butterfly. The composition in the circle. Painting by Elina Forget-me-not

Butterfly. The composition in the square

Butterfly. The composition in the square. Painting by Elina Forget-me-not

Butterfly. The composition in the triangle

Butterfly. The composition in the triangle. Painting by Elina Forget-me-not

Spurge

Spurge

“Spurge”. Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Copy. Charles Rennie Mackintosh (1868 – 1928) – founder of the Art Nouveau style in Scotland, artist, designer, architect. This work, a copy of his paintings from the series of drawings entitled “Herbarium”, made the same way as the original, watercolor on colored paper and pencil.

Spurge

Spurge. Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Copy. Painting by Elina Forget-me-not

Hazel. Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Copy

Hazel. Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Copy. Painting by Elina Forget-me-not

Japanese witch hazel. Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Copy

Japanese witch hazel. Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Copy. Painting by Elina Forget-me-not

Japonica. Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Copy

Japonica. Charles Rennie Mackintosh. Copy. Painting by Elina Forget-me-not

Russian artist Elina (Forget-me-not)

Russian artist Elina (Forget-me-not)

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