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It’s the everyday splendor of the world we live in that inspires me to draw my horses, landscapes, and flowers using mostly colored pencils and erasers. Working in colored pencil has been my passion for over 10 years. This wonderful medium allows me to draw practically anywhere, in any intervals of time, and requires almost no time for setup or cleaning.

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Commission a Drawing

Galaxy - colored pencil on drawing paper, 6" x 9"My primary subjects for commission portraits are horses, but I gladly accept any type of commission, especially if it means for me an opportunity to show the character of the subject.

Let me turn memories of those who matter the most in your life into the everlasting drawing. I can help you to celebrate their beauty and personality by creating a unique portrait in several different media: graphite, colored pencil, pastel pencil, oil pastel, pen and ink.

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Latest Art

Yelena Shabrova ~ Pause ~ colored pencil, 5x7
Yelena Shabrova ~ Improbable Dreams of a Tree ~ colored pencil on primed wood panel, 12" x 12"
Yelena Shabrova ~ All That Remains ~ Derwent Dark charcoal pencil on Canson drawing paper, 4" x 6"

My Art at the Three Rivers Gallery

Come see my drawings in person! The gallery features a diverse collection of local art with something special for every taste and occasion.

Three Rivers Gallery and Gifts is located at 623 7th St, Oregon City, OR 97045, inside the Singer Hill Cafe. It is open every day from 9 am till 4 pm.