Yulia Sokolova
Yuzach Art & Tutorials
My name is YuLia Sokolova (Yuzach). I'm an illustrator and designer, creating fancy art and working with such companies as Envato, Disney, Ask.fm and many others. Most of all I like to create whimsy patterns and textures, unique characters, trendy app stickers and various floral illustrations. I'm proficient with Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Corel Draw. I love writing tutorials and sharing my knowledge! Hope you find some useful tips and tricks to use in your personal artworks :) Enjoy!
Tutorials
  • Design & Illustration
    Animate a Cute Vector Bicycle in Adobe After EffectsBicycle 400
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    One of the great advantages of a vector graphic is that it is not only easy to edit and scale to any size, but you can also make it move! Sound like magic? Follow this tutorial and learn how to make your cute vector bicycle ride on an infinite loop in Adobe After Effects!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Flat-Style Vegetable Poster in Affinity DesignerVeggies poster400
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    Being healthy and active means eating healthy food. Greens and veggies are our best friends! Let’s motivate ourselves and create a beautiful poster in a trendy flat style, depicting a bowl full of various vegetables. We’ll be using simple shapes, operations and Mask Layers, drawing each vegetable in Affinity Designer. Let’s do it!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Children's Colorful Bicycle in Adobe IllustratorFlat bicycle wheels400
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    Summer is a great season to uncover your bike and go cycling down the road! There is still a whole summer month ahead, so let’s take a ride through the exciting process of creating of a flat-style children’s bicycle in Adobe Illustrator, using simple shapes, options from the Stroke panel, and various Pathfinder operations. Let’s start!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create Isometric Gambling Assets in Adobe IllustratorCasino isometric400
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    Isometric art is a very trendy style that has become widespread and is used by designers for advertisements, web design, games and in many other fields. In this tutorial we'll see how to make an isometric object in a few clicks with the help of the built-in Adobe Illustrator features, designed specially for creating an isometric view. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Set of Flat Hiking Icons in Affinity DesignerHiniking%20icons%20affinity textured400
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    Summer is a great season to go hiking and get closer to wild nature. Are you ready for it? In this tutorial we’ll be creating a set of trendy flat icons with hiking items in Affinity Designer. We’ll be using various techniques to create shadows and switching between the Personas, applying grungy texture to our icons. Let’s get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Set of Apple Watch Icons in Adobe IllustratorApple watch icons
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    In this tutorial we’ll create a set of flat icons for Apple Watch that can be found on the original Apple Watch Home Screen menu by default. We’ll be using basic shapes and Warp Effects as well as some more complicated methods of making a trendy user interface design. Let’s get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Detailed Lighthouse Flat Icon in Affinity DesignerLighthouse400
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    In this tutorial we’ll go through a process of creating a lighthouse icon in a trendy flat style in Affinity Designer. We’ll be using simple shapes, such as rectangles and ellipses, and manipulating them with Boolean Operations to transform the shapes. Let’s start!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Colorful Wooden Artist's Palette in Adobe IllustratorPalette wood400
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    In this tutorial we’ll be creating a semi-realistic wooden palette for painting. We’ll use some basic shapes along with a simple freehand drawing, and then we'll add spectacular effects, making the palette look more real with the help of the Image Trace function that will help us to add some texture to our image. Let’s get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Radiant Owl iPhone Case Template in Adobe IllustratorPhone6 template400
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    In this tutorial we’ll go through the process of creating a stylish smartphone case with a colorful, detailed owl. We’ll work with gradients to create a vivid color palette, use the Blend Tool to simplify the process of making the feathers, and add some mesh and other effects to give our case a completed look. Let’s get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Flat Design Rolled Sushi Icon Set in Adobe IllustratorSushi icons isometric tutorial400
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    The increasing popularity of rolled sushi has resulted in the spread of this dish around the world. Nowadays, there are so many variations and fillings that we can all find something to our taste. In this tutorial we’ll create our own rolls and combine them into a set of colorful icons. We’ll create a base with some simple shapes and transformations and then use it to create as many variations as we can by replacing separate details, like in a constructor. Let’s start!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Vivid Video Game Background in CorelDRAW30 game background mesh tree400
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    Visual appearance is one of the main aspects of any game alongside the gameplay itself. In this tutorial we’ll take on the role of a video game designer and create our own repeating background, depicting a colorful orchard. We’ll work with some basic shapes and use Mesh Fill to enliven our objects in CorelDRAW® X7. Let’s get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Design and Recolor a Flat Precious Gems Seamless Pattern in CorelDRAWGems seamless recolor pattern400
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    In this tutorial we’ll be creating an elegant seamless pattern with precious gems in CorelDRAW® X7. Follow the process together with me and learn how to make a set of shiny gems with basic shapes and then build up a repeating pattern using the Duplicate feature and Pattern Fill function in CorelDRAW. We'll finish up by recoloring our pattern in a few clicks with the versatile Color Styles docker and using the Find and Replace function. Interested? Let’s get started! Read More…