Vince Okerman (19) – alias, Vexx is a star on social media. Almost one million followers worldwide view his films in which he signs. One such movie took him all of 2.800 euros.
Drawing is what I do for all my life, ” says the student Applied Economic Sciences from Sint-Genesius–Rode. ‘Only on my fifteenth, I started my creations on Instagram.”
‘By a summer job that took me tegenstak, I had to realize that I later I absolutely wanted to make a living with something I love to do. And so I made after school first fast do my homework, and then I went to the draw, after which I drawing posted online. Afterwards I started experimenting with videos in which I – express – lets see how my drawings come to pass.’
On Instagram has Vince now at 240,000 followers. Three years ago he started his own YouTube channel, where he already has growth invested $ 630,000 subscribers, and stay there but relax. That will delight not only the ego of Vince, the b also his bank account considerably. Especially his videos on YouTube bring.
‘Per 1,000 views, will I get 1 euro, with a bonus if you have videos longer than 10 minutes. Often I have a half a million views, but sometimes also 2.8 million.’ In that latter case, he gets 2.800 euro. Per month post he made two or three videos.
Vince wants absolutely his degree at the university of Leuven. “But maybe I will become within ten years a full-time artist.’
Cuphead inspired art ?? I’ve always loved that old style from early mickey mouse/ popeye animations, so the release of the game Cuphead was the perfect excuse to try out that style in my own way ????
Timelapse of my latest Doodle illustration ???? In the full video I explain my doodling process and I give some tips that I had never revealed before ?? (Full Video ?? youtube.com/vexx) Prints of this drawing are available in my shop ??????