Anna Gorstka was born in 1974 in Yerevan, Armenia.
1991 - 1996 studied at the National Polytechnic University of Armenia, Yerevan
2001 - founder of Anna Gorstka Enamel
Having major in technical university and experience in the area with no linkage to the art, she decided to take private classes in enameling about 8 years ago. Idea close to the crazy one faced to a deepen love with the world of enamel and fire process, undiscovered wonders of the enamel techniques and colors palette.
It is a common and proved perception that any technique or piece which is processed by fire has to be worked out with a cleaned and calm mind. Thus enameling is a kind of meditation, self-balancing open door to the world of colors and inspiration ideas.
Anna participated in various exhibitions and events organized by the local authorities and NGOs as well as represented Armenian crafts society in South Caucasus Heritage Craft contest and was awarded the 2nd prize.
Anna Gorstka designs and handcrafts her jewelry, which is made of silver, gold and enameling powders. Each piece is handmade and unique. She loves color of any pallet from summer, warm and relaxing, to the crispness of winter with its blues and cool grays