Oil Paintings by Anna Shapiro
I always wanted to be able to draw and paint , and now at the age of 53 I got my first easel and finally started.
Art has always been a big part of my life, back in Moscow I would stand in line for hours to see the paintings from museums I thought I would never be able to visit. Now I am lucky to be able to visit art museums all over the world. I attend every exhibition and every art event in my home town.
Seeing works of art , especially old masters brings me joy. I really want to be able to copy some of my favorite paintings and paint the beauty of nature I see every single day.
I realize I am far from my goal but even mixing paints and little steps I take put a smile on my face. …