Oksana is a natural-born creator with a passion for textile art. She was born in Moscow, Russia where she received a classical art education from the Moscow School of Art. In 1991, she moved to New York City and has since been working as a freelance textile artist for numerous studios – including Portfolio, Design Works International and Group Four. Her clients include GAP, Tommy Bahamas and Ann Taylor. Currently, Oksana lives on Long Island with her family. She teaches at the Suffolk County Art Museum and conducts workshops in schools through the Huntington Arts Council. She taught in the surface design department at The Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) as an adjunct professor in 2016. She exhibits her work at the Art League of Long Island,Long Island Craft Guild.