Zoya Pasechnaya was born in 1947 in Zhitomir Region, Ukraine.
In 1967 graduated from Kiev College of Decorative and Applied Arts (at present - M. Boichuk Kiev Institute of Applied and Decorative Arts and Design).
Since 1968 has been living in Odessa.
Starting 1974 is an active partaker in themed exhibitions. Since 1997 started active personal exhibitional activity. Realizes her creativity in decorative painting.
Member of the National Union of Folk Art of Ukraine, member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine, Honored Master of Folk Art of Ukraine.
Number of her personal exhibitions in Ukraine exceeds 40.
Her artworks are preserved in Ukrainian museums and private collections of domestic and foreign lovers of folk arts and crafts (Poland, Canada, Russia, USA, France, Germany, China, Israel, Netherlands, Bulgaria, Italy).