Yulia Sokolova
YuLia Sokolova (aka Yuzach) is a CG-artist and graphic designer from a small Russian town Ozersk. She can't imagine her life without drawing. She likes fairytale and dark fantasy styles of art as well as retro and sketch-style illustrations.
Tutorials
  • Design & Illustration
    Render a Simple 3D Pixel Space Invaders in Adobe IllustratorSpace invaders400
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    Do you remember the good old video game, called Space Invaders? Let’s create something new in pixel art creation but it's going to be vector! We’ll draw the famous pixel aliens in Adobe Illustrator and liven them up with the help of the 3D effect! Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Gentle Flat Oriental Pattern in Adobe IllustatorOriental pattern tuts400
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    In this tutorial, various objects of Asian culture will be created with basic shapes and then combined into a neat composition, forming a seamless pattern, that will fit perfectly as a background for your blog, an ornamental wrapping paper for your gift or a festive piece of fabric for clothing. Interested? Let’s get started then! Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Vibrant Peacock in Adobe IllustratorPck preveiw
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    In this tutorial we will get to know one of the most useful Adobe Illustrator features – the Appearance panel – and draw a fabulous colorful peacock with the help of various effects.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Set of Flat Precious Gems Icons in Adobe IllustratorGem pw diamond
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    In this tutorial we will learn how to create a set of simple yet trendy flat-style gems icons in Adobe Illustrator! Using basic shapes and Blending Modes, we will make our precious gems shine and sparkle. You don’t need any special drawing skills or devices, so let’s get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Traditional Russian Khokhloma Ornament in IllustratorKhokhloma round tut 600
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    In this tutorial we are going to create a shiny pendant with a Khokhloma design – the famous traditional Russian ornament, which was widely used for ware and furniture decoration. We'll be using simple yet spectacular effects, blends and self-made brushes in Adobe Illustrator. Let's bring folk art to the masses!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Floral St. Valentine's Postcard in Adobe IllustratorFloral valentine card 400
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    In this tutorial we are going to create a cute, floral Saint Valentine's card in Adobe Illustrator, using simple shapes and Shape Builder Tool. You don't need any advanced drawing skills for making such card and you can easily create it without using a graphic tablet.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Cute Winter Seamless Pattern in Adobe IllustratorWinter bullfinch pattern600final
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    Winter is a season of warm cozy clothes, white fluffy snow and clean bright colors. In this tutorial we will get inspired by this magical season and create a cute winter seamless pattern consisting of simple objects. We will go through the process of creation of every element in Adobe Illustrator and end up with forming a swatch using the Pattern Tool. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Detailed, Festive Christmas Wreath in Adobe IllustratorChristmas wreath vectortuts400 small
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    Have you already started to prepare for Christmas? In this tutorial we will learn how to create a festive and glittering Christmas wreath with the help of self-made brushes in Adobe Illustrator. Let's get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    How to Create a Flat, Subtle Textured Fox in Adobe IllustratorFoxie vectortuts400x4001
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    This tutorial goes through the full process of creating a cute dressed fox, drawn and colored in a "flat" style. We will learn how to create fur, clothes, accessories and texture using simple methods in Adobe Illustrator.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Tim Burton Inspired Bride of Frankenstein in IllustratorFrank bride yulia sokolova 400
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    This tutorial will go through the process of creating a symmetrical Halloween Brides of Frankenstein portrait in Adobe Illustrator using the Reflect Tool (O). Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, because the spooky theme is a wide field for creativity and a great chance to unleash your wild imagination exploring new styles, methods, and creating new characters! The most inspiring Halloween style for me is Tim Burton's art – his movies and, especially, his cartoons. In this tutorial I've tried to create a character in his style.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Punk Queen of Hearts, With a Sleeve Tattoo in IllustratorTattoo girl vectortuts 400x400
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    In this tutorial we are going to take a walk through the process of vectoring my rendition of the "Queen of Hearts" playing card with an eccentric young girl who has an old-school sleeve tattoo. I'll be using various Adobe Illustrator brushes and tools to create this illustration, so let's get stuck in.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Simple School Teddy Bear in Adobe IllustratorTeddybear vectortuts by yulia sokolova 400x400
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    In this tutorial we will learn how to create a cute Teddy Bear and some school themed items. We'll be using basic shapes and the Pathfinder panel, so you don't need a graphic tablet or advanced drawing skills for making up such character. Let's dig in!Read More…