Tatiana Berestova was born in Moscow in 1963. In 1985 she graduated the Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys. In 1992 she immigrated to the USA. In 1997 she started icon painting under the direction of Dmitry Andreev. At the present time she is teaching at the Prosophon School of Iconography. Tatiana is a parishioner of Christ the Savior Orthodox Church in Manhattan.