Viktoriya Bondarenko grew up in a small town in Poltava Region, Central Ukraine. From an early age, she was interested in and enjoyed drawing and painting. Viktoriya took art classes at the local art school during her junior high and high school years. Currently, Viktoriya lives in the city of Yuzhny in Odessa, Ukraine. She has an economics degree and works at the city library. Viktoriya creates her masterpieces in her free time. Every painting has a piece of her soul and represents the world the way the artist sees it: with passion, compassion and positivity. Viktoriya’s most recent interest is painting on glass. She has been exploring this art medium for about a year, with the focus on ethno style.