Sokolova Nadezhda (Nadejda) Stepanovna
Russian artist from the old town Veliky Novgorod.
Nadejda Sokolova was born in 1973 in Dresden (GDR).
In 1986 she studied at the Art school in Novgorod.
In 1995 she graduated with honors from advertising department of the Novgorod school culture.
During 2000 she got her first degree at the Faculty of Arts and Technology. Her art is consisting in mostly soft, sleeping faces with gentle pastels. Her painting is evocating of magic and fairy tales.
The artist works with different media – painting, drawing, batik, lacquer miniature, author doll. Nadezhda Sokolova is the author of the original style in miniature. Her beautiful batik paintings are tender, romantic, soft and lyrical. She uses her unique technique in painting on silk.