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.
  • Design & Illustration
    Design a Flat Chicken Logotype in Adobe Illustrator30 bird logo greys 400 final
    In this tutorial we will go through the process of creating of a simple, flat chicken logotype, which can be used by food industry companies, farm communities, in organic products design, or elsewhere. We’ll use simple shapes and create custom brushes in Adobe Illustrator to make the process of drawing fun and easy. Let’s start!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Funny Trick-or-Treat Halloween Monster in Adobe IllustratorCandy monsta tutorial400 preview
    What is the most exciting and delightful part of Halloween? No doubt, it's trick-or-treat! In this tutorial we are going to depict a cute, furry monster who has already gathered a basketful of yummy treats. We will use basic shapes and Warp effects, Pathfinder functions, and some simple freehand drawing with the Pencil Tool. Unwind your imagination and let’s get started!Read More…
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    Create a Mysterious Halloween Scene in Adobe IllustratorHouse on hill tutorial400 277
    Halloween is a bewitching holiday that always brings us a lot of fun with its spooky, mysterious atmosphere! Join me in this tutorial to create some whimsical scenery with a haunted house on a hill in Adobe Illustrator. We'll use the Pencil Tool, Gradient Tool, Blending Modes, and our boundless imagination. Sharpen your digital pencils and let’s get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create Detailed Spa Stones and Flowers in Adobe IllustratorSpa tutorial400
    Are you seeking inspiration and inner peace? Do you want to relax and enjoy your day? This tutorial is right for you! Feel calm and relaxed as you draw a minimalistic spa scene with basic shapes in Adobe Illustrator, and learn some easy yet spectacular tricks to create a semi-realistic look. Take a deep inhale and let’s start!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Design a Crazy Retro Poster with Quirky Lettering in Adobe IllustratorLettering poster yuzach tuts400
    In this tutorial we will create a crazy poster, illustrating a famous quote by Oscar Wilde – “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken”. We’ll apply various Warp Effects to create the elements easily. Learn to make a gentle grain effect to give our poster a vintage look and do some freehand lettering. Let’s get started!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create a Seamless Anchor Pattern in Adobe IllustratorAnchor seamless pattern tuts previewl
    In this tutorial we’ll be designing a simple and stylish nautical geometrical seamless pattern, creating a light touch of summer. We will arm with Pattern Tool and basic shapes in Adobe Illustrator and learn to use a very handy free script.Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Design a CD Cover in Low-Polygonal Grungy Style in Adobe IllustratorCd cover template for front400 277
    In this tutorial we’ll go through a process of creation of a stylish CD cover. Modern graphic style and simplicity make a perfect cover design, which is easily recognized among others. We will try out a so popular low-polygonal style and give our cover a unique grungy look with the help of Adobe Illustrator artistic brushes. Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Create the Enchanting Maleficent Portrait in Adobe IllustratorMaleficent by yuzach tutsplus 400
    In this tutorial we will discover how to draw a bewitching stylized portrait of Maleficent in Adobe Illustrator. We’ll be using various effects, such as Blur effect for soft shadows and overtones. Let the magic begin!Read More…
  • Design & Illustration
    Render a Simple 3D Pixel Space Invaders in Adobe IllustratorSpace invaders400
    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
    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
    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
    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…