Jasmina Stanojevic
Jasmina is a freelance graphic designer from Serbia. Her passion is in vector illustration and motion graphic design. One of her favorite things to do is creating icons in Adobe Illustrator. In her spare time, she likes to read comic books and listen to 60s music. You can follow Jasmina on Twitter: @muschmule
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Hollow Die in Adobe IllustratorNina tut dice preview small
    In this tutorial we will be learning how to create a stylized hollow 3D die. Instead of having usual dots on its surface we will create holes. Well not actual holes, but we will certainly make them look like holes. In the whole creating process there is something we shouldn't forget - perspective. Perspective is one of the most important things we have to be aware of when we are creating a 3D object. If we leave out the perspective we will end up with distorted object. So let's move from words to deeds.Read More…
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    How to Create Fireworks Rockets in Adobe IllustratorNina tut fireworks preview small
    Today we will be creating a neat icon of Fireworks Rockets. 3D Effect is a convenient tool for creating this kind of illustration, but we have to be aware of the fact that 3D effects can mess up our illustration. It can create many unnecessary anchor points and distort the shape of the illustration. In order to avoid that we will use 3D effect only to create a reference objects. The Pen Tool will help us to trace the object with just few anchor points that will allow to us manipulate the shapes easily. So, let's move from words to deeds.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Stylized Christmas Tree with the Pen ToolPreview small
    You will all agree, Christmas is the most cheerful day of the year. We are in the good mood, we are buying presents for the people we love, warping them, singing Carols and, of course, we are sending greeting cards with best wishes. Today we will be learning how to create neat Christmas card with a nice abstract Christmas tree in Adobe Illustrator. We will be using a lot of Pen Tool, combining some simple shapes and coloring with vivid color gradients. So, let's get started.Read More…
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    Create an Interesting User Interface Design in Adobe IllustratorPreview small
    We are all aware that User Interface design is very important. Our computers, mobile phones, tablets and other devices couldn't do their job without User Interface design. Today we will have the opportunity to create an interesting User Interface element that can be used as checked point or an information holder. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Cute Circus Tent Icon with Adobe IllustratorDesign and illustration
    We all like cute, colorful icons very much. Their job is to attract our attention and to make us explore what's hiding behind them. Today we will be learning how to create a cute circus tent in vector form using Adobe Illustrator.Read More…
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    How to Create a Snowman in Adobe IllustratorPreview
    Although we should get ready for the spring arrival and nice weather, half of the world is still covered with snow. For those who already have a nice weather and are not able to create a Snowman with the real snow, we will show you how to create it from scratch in Adobe Illustrator. We'll be using the Ellipse Tool (L) to create the basic shapes of the Snowman, a bit of Pen Tool work (P) and nice color gradients. Beside that we need to pay attention to shadows that will give our illustration a nice depth. Let's get down to business!Read More…
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    From Curve to Filmstrip in Adobe IllustratorPreview
    In this Adobe Illustrator tutorial we are going to create a vector illustration of a twisted Filmstrip. Using the combination of a few very useful tools, such as the Pen Tool, Extrude & Bevel 3D effect and the Blend Tool, we will turn a simple curve into a beautiful Filmstrip. We learn to emphasize the realistic look of the illustration by applying necessary gradients. Let's get down to business!Read More…
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    Create Waving Checkered Flag Art in Adobe IllustratorPreview
    In this very detailed tutorial you will learn how to create a waving checkered flag vector graphic using two very useful Adobe Illustrator features: the Pen Tool and the Blend Tool. The creation process is quite simple. We just need to focus on the realistic look of the waving flag. We'll create an illusion of 3D in this illustration, which is very important. You can achieve a nice and semi-realistic look by creating an illustration in perspective and applying nice color gradients. Let's get started creating these race flags.Read More…