Shells are collected for their beauty and displayed as art objects. Shells used decoratively become conversation pieces. They remind us of the seashore, recreating a tropical mood of sun, malachite sea, palm trees and lush flowers. Shells have been an ever-recurring themes in art and craft since ancient times. From ancient civilizations in Mediterraneans to Victorian era in England to modern times – seashell are always popular due to their natural color and beauty. My goal is to bring this natural, wonderful gift of nature to oyr home in most interesting, artistic way. My style reflect that we live in 21 century and I create 3D pictures of love, relationships, portraits and flowers using thise beautiful material. I hope you will enjoy and fill free to visit my gallery on this website.
Alla Baksanskaya is a award winning artist working with natural seashells. She uses colorful seashells, acrylic paint to create her unique three-dimensional works of art. She creates mosaic, collages, figurines and other decorative items. All of those are unique, one of a kind items. Alla’s style is modern, from abstract flowers to portraits, from mosaics to acrylic or oil paintings and from diptychs to art collages.
Alla won numerous awards at prestigious Sanibel Island, FL and Philadelphia seashell shows in 2009 and 2010.
Since 1994 Alla has lived in New York City with her family. It is here where she has started to create art full time.