Could you tell us something about yourself?
My name is Svetlana Rastegina. I work in graphic design and 3D modeling. I have been painting since I was twelve. I have a background in watercolour painting.
Do you paint professionally, as a hobby artist, or both?
I’m a professional graphic artist. Although, sometimes I get carried away drawing for myself.
What genre(s) do you work in?
I work in various genres: fantasy, cartoons, conceptual, children’s illustration. Among these genres, my favorite is fantasy.
Whose work inspires you most — who are your role models as an artist?
I don’t have a single favorite artist. The creativity of many artists appeals to me and I try to learn the best from each of them. Among Russian illustrators I like Vladyslav Yerko.
How and when did you get to try digital painting for the first time?
For the first time I tried digital painting at the university, where I studied environment ...read more...