Oksancia artist, textile designer with a Cari Slings bag made out of the fabric Oksancia designed.

WHO IS OKSANCIA?

______

I am a freelance artist and textile designer who helps entrepreneurs design beautiful and meaningful products that wow their customers.

I love to work together with talented people to bring to life beautiful things. If you think that my work is a good fit for your products, please contact me to schedule your free Skype consultation today.

 

Products I designed are available on Best Buy, Barns and Noble, Amazon, Zulili

___________________________________

Hessa Bags testimonial for Oksancia freelance textile design services

___________________________________

Cari Slings testimonial for Oksancia freelance textile design services

14 Mar 2016
 

Receive Awesome Bonuses – Sign Up To My Newsletter! :)

* indicates required


You are:

22 Jun 2017

Protected: Bonus Resources For Textile Designers and Manufacturers

This content is password protected. To view it please enter your password below:

22 Jun 2017
 
Enter your password to view comments.

Hapening Today…


on Instagram: http://ift.tt/2qX1SvB

07 Jun 2017

Tags:

 

How to Grow Your Repeat Pattern Gallery Super Fast? Here is My Free Illustrated Checklist ebook full of ideas.

How to multiply vector repeat patterns illustrated checklist ebook by Oksancia

Click on the image above to request it!

I often get asked how I managed to create close to 6000 vector repeat pattern designs in a matter of a few years. I gave it some serious thought and got a realization that I developed an important system and ideas how I multiply my vector repeat patterns for sale on microstock agencies and print-on-demand websites like Spoonflower. So I decided to share my system with you by creating a free ebook of ideas:

15+ Repeat Patterns From Just 1 Or How To Multiply Vector Patterns. Illustrated Checklist 

 

Why do you need to multiply vector patterns?

  1. Practice. To practice creating vector repeat patterns and designing new color combinations, layouts, compositions, styles, and trends.
  2. Portfolio growth. Fill your portfolio and online pattern shops with patterns faster.
  3. Reach a variety of customers. Different customers are interested in different colorways, sizes of the elements, and styles, I found that if I create only one pattern per idea, my portfolio fills up very slowly and many times, the most popular pattern comes out of these experiments :)

I shared the process and my thinking behind this system in this video which is Part 4 of the Patterns With Roses Video Series on my YouTube channel.

To receive the ebook Checklist, please click here to subscribe to my newsletter to my Creative Business Newsletter and leave your name and email below and you will receive you the ebook right away in your email inbox. You will be subscribed to my Creative Business Newsletter where I share tips, advice, and ideas about textile design and running a creative online business.

This is my gift to you, my creative friends, for your support and amazing comments on my videos and posts :) I really appreciate you and hope this ebook will help you develop your technique, style, and portfolio in no time!

#growlovecreate

Oksancia

Just finished this pattern live on video for my Adobe Illustrator tutorial


Just finished creating this vector pattern with roses live on my newest video tutorial: LIVE Tutorial Part 2: How to Create Vector Repeat Pattern With Roses in Adobe Illustrator CC: http://buff.ly/2rxE31⠀

It was really fun! :) I am always a bit nervous every time I make a live video, but it teaches me so much! ⠀

I also give a little assignment for my creative friends, who want feedback on their patterns. Here it is: ⠀

Bonus Assignment:
1. Create 3 roses elements⠀

2. Create 2-3 leaves elements⠀

3. Organize in element groups⠀

4. Create a repeat pattern composition⠀

5. Post your creation on Instagram with the hashtag:⠀
#growlovecreate so that we can give feedback to each other :)⠀

Hapening Today…


on Instagram: http://ift.tt/2qN9TpI

22 May 2017

Tags:

 

Hapening Today…


on Instagram: http://ift.tt/2qChnM4

20 May 2017

Tags:

 

LIVE Tutorial: How to Draw Roses in Adobe Illustrator CC. Vector Repeat Pattern Design for Textile.

Here is my live tutorial: How to Draw Roses in Adobe Illustrator CC. Vector Repeat Pattern Design for Textile.

In this video lesson, I talk about my process of drawing vector roses elements for my vector repeat pattern designs and textile design projects. We create several illustrations of beautiful roses in a vector with a few style variations to achieve a maximum number of vector elements for our surface pattern design.

If you are interested in learning how to create effective and beautiful floral elements for your vector repeat patterns, textile design, and surface pattern design, then this video tutorial is for you.

Tech Tools that I use:

1) Adobe Illustrator CC 2015
2) iMac
3) Wacom Intuous 4 (current version is Wacom Intuos Pro Pen and Touch Small Tablet: )
4) Logitech Wireless Mouse

*Disclaimer: If you purchase recommended by me products through my affiliate links I get a small compensation. This me create more videos for you guys! Thank you so much for your support! :)

I am talking about:
1) How to find a source photos for your vector elements using an example of my own photos of roses.

2) How to set up your vector workspace for creating vector elements, illustrations, of beautiful roses for vector repeat pattern designs and textile design project.

Read the rest »

Can You Use Free Vector Art For Products Design and Manufacturing Commercial Products For Sale? – Video

Can You Use Free Vector Art For Products Design and Manufacturing Commercial Products For Sale?

In this video, I talk about if you can use free vector or raster art found online to design your product for sale and manufacture commercial products and how to license art.

If you are looking for vector or raster artwork to design your products for sale, then this video is for you.

Read the rest »

How To Organize Repeat Pattern Files Or Other Artwork Files On Your Computer – Guide and bonus PDF.

How To Organize Repeat Pattern Files Or Other Artwork On Your Computer - Guide by Oksancia

I received two requests on my YouTube Channel to talk about my pattern file organization system, so I decided to show you, my creative friends, how to organize repeat pattern files or other artwork files on your computer. This is the system that I created 10 years ago and it stood the test of time very well.

It’s very important to think through and plan out your repeat pattern or artwork organization system as soon as possible because after a while you will be struggling to find your files and, if you decide to join a new website or upload to a new agency, you will find it hard to save new versions of files needed for them without a way to sift through your artwork easily.

Over time you might get interested in automation for Adobe Illustrator as scripts, actions, and batches, and then the power of your file organization system will come in handy big time :)

As a bonus, I created a PDF for you to easier copy and paste the names of the files if you decide to use my system if naming. You can download it here.

Read the rest »