Irina Elkina


“Irina face paintings are works of art.”

“Irina’s work is incredible! She was super organized, on time and great with the children.”

“We have invited Irina to four of our parties so far and have been delighted with her work every time.”



Irina Elkina is a Russian born artist based in Geneva who has has a “Red Diploma” from the prestigious Moscow University of Technology and Design.  Her fashion creations have appeared in Vogue magazine and she was a finalist in Russia’s annual contest for young designers.  She is a member of the Palette Carougoise and exhibits frequently in Switzerland, France and Russia.



Irina Elkina is a fully qualified Montessori teacher who has lived with her family in Geneva since 2010. Her two children attend Ecole Internationale where she is an active part of the school community,