New Free Textures for your Delight Having good resources is important to every single designer, and that is why we like to keep our readers filled with options when it comes to fonts, patterns and textures. Today we gather new free textures to back you up and keep your library fresh. From wood to paper, paint and much more, these textures will definitely be a good add to your resources. About the Author Gisele Muller loves communication, technology, web, design, movies, gastronomy and creativity.
Top 10 Sites To Download Free Photoshop Textures Textures are indispensable if you do any kind of design compositions. Not only do they provide an environment or background that you can use in your designs, a skilled designer can use them to set the overall feel and mood of the composition as well. If you have a decent camera, you can mostly create the textures you want using a photo of the desired object and some Photoshop magic. Here are some sites you can look up to find free Photoshop textures in case you are feeling lazy or don’t have the appropriate resources to create your own textures. The sites are in no particular order. Amazing Textures
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36 Must Have Backgrounds and Patterns Resources for all Designers Searching for that perfect background for your design can be pretty difficult, from these resources you can browse through 1000s upon 1000s of backgrounds and patterns. Hopefully this will make your search that little bit easier, mind you with this number of resources it may make it harder. Happy browseing!!! Huge Magazine – Desktop Patterns and Tiles AppendixSquared
Best Photoshop Tutorials Photoshop is what makes the virtual world seem alive. Its nothing less than a blessing for designers. The Internet is full of Photoshop Tutorials and you will find a tutorial on each and every tool. With that being said, we understand that these tutorials require time and effort to find so we’ve saved you both. Photoshop CS4: A Picture Worth a Thousand Words - Layers Magazine I love Photoshop techniques that offer all kinds of possibilities for experimentation—and the following tutorial is a perfect example of one of those techniques. In this issue, we’re going to take a portrait and replace the person’s image with text (think 2009 Grammy posters). Pick a portrait that offers good contrast—a photo that’s very dramatic and dark probably won’t work as well. I’ve had the best success with straight-on head and shoulder shots, but again, feel free to experiment with all types of photos.
24 Stylish and Natural Photoshop Brush Collections Photoshop enables endless options for image creation, an invaluable tool for designers and digital artists. A great way to create a stylish natural look in website and print design, and in digital painting, is to use natural brushes. There are loads of natural brushes available from fellow designers on Deviant Art and across the Internet; many are free to download and use as long as the designer is credited and linked to. This post brings together 24 of the best natural brushes divided thematically, perfect resources for introducing the flourish of natural elements to your digital design work. 1. Cloud Brushes (JavierZhX)
A New Free to Download Photoshop Grunge Brushes We have already showcased several sets of grunge brushes in the past. In today’s post, we are going to present a collection of fresh grunge brushes which are useful in enhancing your compositions. If you are one of those who preferred the grungy designs then this article is for you. Grunge brushes allow designers to render a grubby appearance to their designs. The Grunge look is distinguished by gritty backgrounds, damaged corners, scratched, chipped, dull and vintage visual components inspired by commercial structures and landscapes.