Art Kaleidoscope

Between art and craft

Russian artist jeweler Elena Kulemzina

Pendant 'Dragonflies' fragment. Mother of pearl, tempera, watercolor, Swarovski crystals, varnish

Pendant ‘Dragonflies’ fragment. Mother of pearl, tempera, watercolor, Swarovski crystals, varnish. Art by Russian artist jeweler Elena Kulemzina

Russian artist jeweler Elena Kulemzina was born and raised in the Vladimir region. Since 1990, she has lived in the Siberian city of Kemerovo, which she really likes. Love for lacquer miniature came to her when she was a child and stayed forever. Elena Kulemzina is a mixed media artist jeweler experimenting with unusual materials. Gradually she has formed her own style.

Author's painting on the agate. Mask flickers and shimmers with multicolored sparkles

Author’s painting on the agate. Mask flickers and shimmers with multicolored sparkles

Elena Kulemzina is a professional artist and designer with a diploma on lacquer miniature painting. Her last place of work – the Kemerovo State University of Culture and Arts, Department of arts and crafts (Senior Lecturer). She also organized a laboratory for creating exclusive gifts. Elena has worked at the university for 10 years, now teaches there part-time.

Computer mouse - prince

Computer mouse – prince

Author's painting on the agate. Mask flickers and shimmers with multicolored sparkles

Author’s painting on the agate. Mask flickers and shimmers with multicolored sparkles

'Autumn Rain'. Jasper landscape, egg tempera, varnish

‘Autumn Rain’. Jasper landscape, egg tempera, varnish

Bird of happiness - flash pendant

Bird of happiness – flash pendant

Brooch The Frog Princess

Brooch The Frog Princess

Dragonflies. Earrings made of thin nacre hand painted

Dragonflies. Earrings made of thin nacre hand painted

Earrings made of thin nacre hand painted

Earrings made of thin nacre hand painted

Kitten. Agate, egg tempera, varnish

Kitten. Agate, egg tempera, varnish

Necklace Gargoyles

Necklace Gargoyles

Necklace Gargoyles – winged demons from the world of dragons, whose flesh is made from stone. Often sat on medieval castles and temples, where they perform security functions. Author’s painting on the agate.

Necklace 'Shaman woman'. Tempera on wood, lacquer, quartz, fish vertebrae, bells, tooth fox, elk horn

Necklace ‘Shaman woman’. Tempera on wood, lacquer, quartz, fish vertebrae, bells, tooth fox, elk horn

Pendant 'Birch sap'. Agate, egg tempera, varnish, a drop of Czech glass

Pendant ‘Birch sap’. Agate, egg tempera, varnish, a drop of Czech glass

Pendant 'Dragonflies'. Mother of pearl, tempera, watercolor, Swarovski crystals, varnish

Pendant ‘Dragonflies’. Mother of pearl, tempera, watercolor, Swarovski crystals, varnish. Work by Russian artist jeweler Elena Kulemzina

Pendant 'One and only'. Jasper, egg tempera, varnish

Pendant ‘One and only’. Jasper, egg tempera, varnish. Work by Russian artist jeweler Elena Kulemzina

Pendant 'Song of sadness'. Skarn, egg tempera, varnish

Pendant ‘Song of sadness’. Skarn, egg tempera, varnish. Work by Russian artist jeweler Elena Kulemzina

Pendant 'Tamerlane'. Agate, egg tempera, varnish

Pendant ‘Tamerlane’. Agate, egg tempera, varnish. Work by Russian artist jeweler Elena Kulemzina

Pendant 'The two'. Mother of Pearl, watercolor, nail

Pendant ‘The two’. Mother of Pearl, watercolor, nail. Work by Russian artist jeweler Elena Kulemzina

Pendant 'Unicorn'. Agate, egg tempera, varnish

Pendant ‘Unicorn’. Agate, egg tempera, varnish. Work by Russian artist jeweler Elena Kulemzina

Pendant 'Wolf'. Agate, painting, lacquer

Pendant ‘Wolf’. Agate, painting, lacquer. Work by Russian artist jeweler Elena Kulemzina

Set 'Barn Owl'. Agate, miniature painting, lacquer

Set ‘Barn Owl’. Agate, miniature painting, lacquer. Work by Russian artist jeweler Elena Kulemzina

Set 'heavenly bodies'. Aventurine, distemper, varnish

Set ‘heavenly bodies’. Aventurine, distemper, varnish

Set 'heavenly bodies'. Aventurine, distemper, varnish

Set ‘heavenly bodies’. Aventurine, distemper, varnish. Work by Russian artist jeweler Elena Kulemzina

Set 'heavenly bodies'. Aventurine, distemper, varnish

Set ‘heavenly bodies’. Aventurine, distemper, varnish. Work by Russian artist jeweler Elena Kulemzina

'Shaman Crow'. Wood, feathers, teeth, bones, fish, turkvenit, egg tempera, varnish

‘Shaman Crow’. Wood, feathers, teeth, bones, fish, turkvenit, egg tempera, varnish. Work by Russian artist jeweler Elena Kulemzina

Russian artist Elena Kulemzina

Russian artist Elena Kulemzina

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