Fela is of Russian, Polish , Jewish origin and was born in Germany. She migrated to Australia as a young child of four.
Although she has always painted and drawn from an early age, Fela is mainly self taught and has never had any formal training other than some adult classes and attended the McGregor winter school 2009 and Camp Creative in January 2010 to further her knowledge in abstraction techniques.
Fela paints in both traditional and modern/abstract styles.
Fela has always explored various styles and techniques and has developed a great love of colour and shapes as well of the beach and sea and will continue to do so.
She has works in private collections, and has also won art prizes in various competitions.
Fela is happy to accept commissions in portraiture, landscape and right up to abstract works.