Anastasya-Stefaniya Podgornova, known as "An-Stefaniya", was born in Russia in 1983, and has painted for as long as she can remember. In 1995 I went to art school and after graduating from it entered the Oryol State University, majoring in "Art." She graduated in 2005, then worked in Moscow as Chief Designer of art parquet in Russia's largest company. She worked at several other companies as an art director and eventually built her own company from scratch. Her time at this company was full of continual technical improvement, she created hundreds of ornaments and released three new directories. The company created beautiful art in many floors of historical buildings, including such important as Bolshjy theater.

After several years of work , An-Stefaniya decided she wanted to practice her art, illustration and design.
Since 2012, she has only worked in this direction. She has developed her own style and voice and hastens to share it with the world!