NIKOLAI FEDORIAK is a graduate of Kostroma State University where he completed his Master's degree in Art and Education. He worked for 10 years as a mural artist and taught classes in wood carving, gilding and technical drawing. His work is to be found in churches in Siberia and here in the USA. In addition to his work for churches he also carves furniture from natural shapes and decorative panels for private homes. Nikolai has recently built a kivot (a free standing icon case) of the Holy Great Martyr and Healer Panteleimon for the parish of the Holy Protection in Seattle
Fine carving for a Deacon's door (In Kostroma)
Kivot for St Panteleimon
Drawing olive motif
Preparing to carve
Hand-carved Icon of the Savior
Iconostasis at Pokrov, Seattle
Royal doors at Pokrov
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