Artist and vlogger first known for her art tutorial and speed drawing channel Art Shima. Her main channel has accumulated more than 220,000 subscribers. She also manages a second channel Shima bty where she vlogs about her family.
In 1998, she began studying at the Moscow State Academy Art Lyceum of The Russian Academy of Arts. She then went on to complete her studies at The Surikov Art Institute.
In addition to her popular YouTube channels, she also has a Shima bty blog.
She and her husband celebrated their ten year anniversary in September 2016. The pair have one son.