Svetlana Makarova
I'm a freelance fashion illustrator from Kiev, Ukraine. I'm keen on creating stylish and sophisticated illustrations full of details. My biggest sources of inspiration are music, fashion, books, nature, everyday life, common people - seriously, everything that surrounds me! :)
Tutorials
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Colorful Fashion Illustration in Adobe Illustrator - Part 3Fashionpreview
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    In the following tutorial, we'll pick up where we left off with our fashion illustration and add accessories. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Colorful Fashion Illustration in Adobe Illustrator - Part 2Part2400
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    In this tutorial I will continue showing the possibilities of using the Mesh Tool for the means of fashion illustration. So this time meshes will be used for drawing the body's shadows and multicolored skirt. If you've just arrived here, you can catch up with the first part of the tutorial, then continue with this. Let's jump in!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Colorful Fashion Illustration in Adobe Illustrator - Part 1Hairpreview400
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    In this tutorial I'd like to show you the possibilities of using the Mesh Tool in creating a stylish fashion illustration of a young woman in Adobe Illustrator. In this first part I'll be using a gradient mesh for hair and I will also show you my usual routine of drawing hair, using custom made brushes.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Stylized Shoes and Clutch Fashion Illustration in IllustratorSvetlana tut shoesclutch 200x200 preview
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    In this tutorial I'd like to show you the main principles of my style of drawing which I apply in my fashion illustration. I'll be using Clipping Masks and Blending Modes to produce a styled illustration of shoes and a clutch bag in Adobe Illustrator. Hope you will enjoy it!Read More…