Russian traditions in the painting of Anna Selezneva
Russian traditions in the painting of Anna Selezneva. Moscow artist of applied art Anna Selezneva tries to keep the techniques and styles of traditional Russian painting – Khokhloma, Gzhel, Fedoskino, Boretsky. She gives them the opportunity to take their rightful place in our modern life. Painted dolls, cutting boards, wooden barrels have long been used for the storage of honey, the main Russian sweets. Such dishes, beautiful and clean, are a wonderful gifts for the Pancake week (Maslenitsa), and any other holiday.
Painted wooden products have always been an integral part of everyday life of the Russian people. They contain auspicious symbols and create beauty and joy in the house. Anna Selezneva decorates her own house with these colorful wooden pottery, jewelry boxes, toys. All items are made of natural wood (Nizhny Novgorod region, Karelia). Varnishes and paints are certified and do not contain toxic elements.