About the Author
Lilia Varetsa is art teacher and visual artist from Melbourne, Australia. She studied art at The Kharkov State University of Fine Art & Design where she received her BFA and MA degrees in Fine Art and Interior Design. Lilia Varetsa has worked as a professional artist, illustrator and interior designer since 1976. She developed her painting and illustration skills
in a variety of media including sculpture, acrylic, watercolour, pen and ink and colour lithography. During her career, she has become known for a passionate love of fine art and a thorough knowledge of art history. Her work has received numerous regional, national and international awards.