Ilona Dimura was born on 10 March 1993 in Odessa, Ukraine. Since her childhood she has been fond of sport, music, drawing, dancing, handicrafts etc. Ilona moved to Germany at the age of 16. Now she is 18. Ilona has found a new hobby, and she is going to tell us about it. It has been a pleasure for us to take the interview with Ilona Dimura who shared some interesting facts of her biography. We wish you a pleasant reading of Ilona Dimura success story and viewing of her funny and lively handmade items.
AP: Your first works. What did they look like?
ID: I began to sculpt from polymer clay one month ago. This idea has appeared much more earlier. However, my friend helped me to start it.
AP: Do you have any formal education in your sphere or were you self-taught? How did you get new knowledge about creativity?
ID: No, I’m self-taught. Earlier I was keen on sculpting, and, of course, it helped me. Now I get the needed information via Internet. I read different articles about polymer clay techniques, and share my opinion with my lovely friends. They give me useful hints.
AP: What genre are your works?
ID: There is no specific genre. Nevertheless, all my all works are funny and interesting. I tried myself in various polymer clay techniques and there were no difficulties with it. I like experiments and I always try to discover something interesting :D.
AP: How would you describe your works?
ID: It’s rather hard, because my handmade items are very different in genre, theme, size and they were made with different purpose. And they remind me my childhood :D.
AP: What kind of equipment and techniques do you use?
ID: I use such equipment as toothpick, pen, pencils, razors… and other thing that could be found in my room.
AP: Would you consider yourself as an expert in this sphere?
ID: No…But I always try to improve my skills. So, may be, in future I would become an expert.
AP: What is your success formula?
ID: Of course…I always put on my bag on my head :D! Seriously…I have no formula for success…I try to do it and get pleasure!
AP: Is there someone who helps you in your creativity?
ID: My friends and parents always support me. The whole world is the essential part of my creativity because everything around gives me interesting ideas.
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