Nataliya was born in 1967 in Lviv, Ukraine. She graduated with honours from the College of Applied and Decorative Arts in 1986, and from Lviv State Academy of Applied Arts, Textile Department, in 1992. Since 1985, she has participated in national and international exhibitions in Ukraine and Canada. Nataliya moved to Toronto in 2002. She works in textile, batik, painting and floral design. Nataliya is a member of the Designers’ Union of Ukraine and of the Ukrainian Association of Visual Artists of Canada.