Inara Dzelzs is an artist and art educator from Saldus, Latvia - now living in Drammen, Norway. Inara has a creative, academic and versatile education in the arts, textile arts, art pedagogy and stone school pedagogy from both Latvia and Germany. She was an art teacher, performer and illustrator for over 25 years, and has many years of experience as an art educator in Norwegian kindergarten.
Alongside a large number of watercolors and drawings, she has provided illustrations for books, calendars and CDs. Inara has also had exhibitions in Latvia, Germany and Norway. exhibited in the Tønsberg and Nøtterøy Library in 1999, 2003 and 2005.
Inara is very keen on color - and is interested in constantly developing new techniques. She is passionate about communicating and sharing knowledge to other people.
Education: Art Therapy, Norway: 2006-2007 Rudolf Steiner educator, Germany: 1992-1994 Academy of Arts, Latvia: 1986-1990 Master Letter in Clothing Design, Riga- Latvia: 1972-1976