Graduated from art-graphic faculty of NTPI. Long been engaged in oil paintings, especially portrait and landscape; then watercolor. The last six years, is particularly passionate about the batik technique. In this ancient technique especially appreciates the diversity and freedom of expression that it gives to the artist. Works on both classic materials: silk and cotton, and a variety of modern. Last year, Valentines in addition to make paintings and murals, performing the clothes using batik.
Works by Valentina Matveeva are in the municipal collections of his native city (Solikamsk, Perm region), in private collections of Solikamsk, Perm, Ekaterinburg, Moscow, Germany, USA.