Nataliya was born in 1968 in Lviv, Ukraine. She graduated from the Lviv College of Applied and Decorative Art. She recieved a second degree from the Lviv Academy of Arts, and returned to teach at the Lviv College of Applied and Decorative Art. Nataliya had a solo exhibition in Lviv in 1988, and has participated in several group shows in Ukraine. She arrived in Toronto in 2000, completed a degree in education from York University and teaches professionally. Nataliya paints with oils and watercolours, produces prints and creates murals. Her paintings can be found in pivate collections in Canada, Sweden, England, Poland and Ukraine.