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Valentina Maximova Textile collage

Apples. Valentina Maximova Textile collage

Apples. Valentina Maximova Textile collage

Talented artist of applied art Valentina Maximova lives and works in the old Russian city of Uglich. She was born on May 1, 1953 in the village Kostyanka of Arkhangelsk region. In 1975 she graduated from the Yaroslavl Art School. Valentina Maximova is a member of the Union of Artists of Russia (1997), member of the Association of Uglich artists. The collections of stunning Textile collages by Valentina Maximova are exhibited in the Uglich museum, Russian and foreign private collections. Valentina Maximova is a permanent participant of regional, national and foreign (Germany, Belgium, Italy, France) exhibitions.

Autumn light

Autumn light

Valentina Maximova – a wonderful artist, a stunning patchwork master with high skill, patience, imagination and exceptional diligence. She has created a picturesque world of the small colored patches; with marvelous birds, unreal towns and castles, portraits, still life, collage, flowers, opening unexpected opportunities of patchwork.

Beginning. Stunning patchwork by Russian textile artist Valentina Maximova

Beginning. Stunning patchwork by Russian textile artist Valentina Maximova

Valentina Maximova Textile collage – the stunning variety of colors and shades texture. Preference is given to natural textiles.

Blue flax. Stunning patchwork by Russian textile artist Valentina Maximova

Blue flax. Stunning patchwork by Russian textile artist Valentina Maximova

Clown. Stunning patchwork by Russian textile artist Valentina Maximova

Clown. Stunning patchwork by Russian textile artist Valentina Maximova

Cockerrel. Textile collage by Russian artist of applied art Valentina Maximova

Cockerrel. Textile collage by Russian artist of applied art Valentina Maximova

Cow. Textile collage by Russian artist of applied art Valentina Maximova

Cow. Textile collage by Russian artist of applied art Valentina Maximova

Dove. Textile collage by Russian artist of applied art Valentina Maximova

Dove. Textile collage by Russian artist of applied art Valentina Maximova

Dry grass in the wind. Textile collage by Russian artist of applied art Valentina Maximova

Dry grass in the wind. Textile collage by Russian artist of applied art Valentina Maximova

It is snowing. diptych. Textile collage by Russian artist of applied art Valentina Maximova

It is snowing. diptych. Textile collage by Russian artist of applied art Valentina Maximova

January. Textile collage by Russian artist of applied art Valentina Maximova

January. Textile collage by Russian artist of applied art Valentina Maximova

March wood

March wood

My four windows detail

My four windows detail

My four windows

My four windows

October

October

Owl

Owl

Russian folk symbols

Russian folk symbols

Seasons

Seasons

Silver rain

Silver rain

The Swan Queen

The Swan Queen. Valentina Maximova Textile collage

Transfiguration Cathedral

Transfiguration Cathedral. Valentina Maximova Textile collage

Uglich - Old Russian city

Uglich – Old Russian city. Valentina Maximova Textile collage

Vanity

Vanity. Valentina Maximova Textile collage

Warm evening. Valentina Maximova Textile collage

Warm evening. Valentina Maximova Textile collage

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