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Julia Valeeva

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JULIA VALEEVA was born and raised in Russia. She started working in 1997, in a large newspaper, working as a journalist, editor and creative director. In her free time, she made book illustrations for kids and adults. Since 2005, she has been working full time as an illustrator, working with leading studios, magazines and publishers in Russia and the West. She also designed the cover for the Russian Life translation of Ilf and Petrov's, The Little Golden Calf.

Winter Holidays

Russian Life: Nov/Dec 2009
A colorful mix of pagan and Christian traditions influenced 19th century rural Russian Zimniye Svyatki (Winter Holidays). While many of these traditions did not survive the 20th century, they nonetheless tell us much about Russian culture today.
Author: Jeanmarie Rouhier-Willoughby
Illustrations/Images: Julia Valeeva
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