Download My New Set of 10 Dirty Surface Textures for Free

Spoon Graphics

I love adding dirty textures to my designs to eliminate the clean digital appearance of computer-generated artwork. This set of Dirty Surface textures contains 10 high-resolution 3000×2000/300ppi JPG images with various amounts of grain and scratches.

7 Free Dark Wood Texture Photoshop Mockup Templates

Spoon Graphics

Apply detailed wood grain effects to your lettering, logos, and graphics with the help of my free Dark Wood Texture Mockups. These Photoshop files contain Smart Object layers you can paste your artwork into, which will then be automatically processed to apply the wood grain texturing.


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Top 15 Best Texture Brushes for Procreate

Just Creative

A texture brush can take a flat image and make it look soft, fluffy, or even gritty. The levels of detail that a texture brush can add inspired us to take a look at the options out there for Procreate and share with you the best texture brushes for Procreate. Texture brushes.

Free Pack of Wood Grain Textures with PNG Transparency

Spoon Graphics

Download my new pack of textures to add detailed wood grain effects to your designs. After processing each photograph of wooden paneling to straighten and equalize the texture, the wood grain pattern was then extracted and exported as PNG files with transparent backgrounds. These PNG files preserve the details of the grain and make it easy to place the textures over your artwork. Download My FREE Wood Grain Textures.

Distressed Halftone Textures Pack for Premium Members

Spoon Graphics

Access All Areas members have a useful set of textures to download this week, courtesy of Shapeshift. This pack of distressed halftone textures contains 40 high resolution images in JPG & PNG format, each with a unique spread of dot patterns with varying density.

Top 15 Premium & Free Textures for Photoshop

Just Creative

The difference between traditional and digital artwork usually comes down to the texture that either image has. Your digital artwork will stand out without a canvas behind it but by adding texture to the image in Photoshop, you can help give your artwork a little bit more realism. With this in mind, we wanted to take a closer look at the Top 15 Premium & Free Textures for Photoshop so you can start adding texture and making your work look it’s absolute best.

10 Assets from the Inspirational Textures & Elements Collection

Spoon Graphics

Design Cuts and French Kiss Collections have collaborated to create The Complete Inspirational Textures & Elements Collection , a unique selection of authentic resources to create beautiful designs, enhance your photography, or use for scrapbooking!

Download My Free Poster Folds and Creases Textures

Spoon Graphics

Give your digital designs the look of a real printed poster with my free collection of folds and creases textures. Paste a texture over your artwork, then select the Screen blending mode to make the black background transparent, leaving just the white crease lines across your design.

50 Free High-Resolution Texture Packs for Designers

Speckyboy Design Magazine

The number of options, directions, and aesthetic approaches you can take from simply adding a texture to your design is mind-boggling. Knowing when to use a texture and which texture to use all boils down to the flow of the design and the priority of information on the page.

Charcoal, textured portraits by Collins Obijiaku delve into black identity and experiences

Creative Boom

Using charcoal, textured brushstrokes and dactylograms, Obijiaku brings each individual's intimate history and complex personality to life.

33 Textured Finish Procreate Brushes for Premium Members

Spoon Graphics

This set of brushes is perfect for sketching, inking, and adding powerful textures to your art. Easily create grainy shading and gradients with 33 brush options, each with a unique textured appearance. Textured Procreate Brushes for Members. Add personality, depth, and charisma to your illustrations and lettering art in Procreate with this set of Textured Finish brushes. The post 33 Textured Finish Procreate Brushes for Premium Members appeared first on Spoon Graphics.

20 Free Old Paper Textures with Creases, Folds and Stains

Spoon Graphics

Old paper textures are one of my most commonly used design resources, as you may have noticed from my tutorials! I have always just downloaded whatever third-party assets I could find, so I thought it was about time I made a collection of my own old paper textures to keep handy in my digital toolbox. This free pack contains 20 old paper textures with various amounts of creases, folds and stains, providing a variety of vintage paper effects to suit all kinds of design scenarios.

Illustrator Silvia Stecher's textured artworks reveal a journey of creative self-discovery

Creative Boom

There's a pleasing textural feel to illustrator Silvia Stecher 's editorial work. The Swiss-Italian creative loves to build her artworks on textured paper, using watercolours or crayons, creating backgrounds with collage that she then prints onto her subjects. Finally, from crayons, I found a love for rough textures, and I can go on like this forever.".

Download My New Set of 10 Free Halftone Lines Textures

Spoon Graphics

I have created plenty of brushes and textures based on halftone dots previously on Spoon Graphics, but halftone lines are a fantastic alternative pattern that can add detailed retro effects to your artwork. This new collection of free halftone lines textures features 10 high-resolution graphics with a distressed appearance, made of evenly spaced diagonal lines at a 45-degree angle. Download my FREE Halftone Lines Textures.

50 Rust Texture Examples


In this article, we’ll look at rust textures as an often-overlooked alternative to more popular texture types. Using rich textures in your work can add a stronger composition, make it more eye-catching or increase the quality of your work by adding depth. Rust textures or any type of texture can also be a good background for posters, magazines, websites, online forms or even your computer wallpaper. Rust Texture Examples.

Free Ink Stamp Texturizer Smart PSD for Adobe Photoshop

Spoon Graphics

Easily add ink stamp texture effects to your logos, lettering and illustrations with the help of my new FREE Ink Stamp Texturizer. You can then choose from 10 ink stamp textures to customise the amount of distressed texturing that is applied to the design. You can then customise the appearance with the choice of 10 texture layers to perfect the result. Download my Free Ink Stamp Texturizer Smart PSD.

Endangered Flora and Fauna Are Recreated in Textured Paper Sculptures by Mlle Hipolyte


To add one of the meticulous, textured sculptures to your collection, check out her shop. All images © Mlle Hipolyte, shared with permission. From her studio in Lyon, Mlle Hipolyte scores, crimps, and fringes bits of paper that become sculptural interpretations of endangered species.

650+ Light Leaks That Will Add a Retro Feel To Your Images

Inspiration Feed

What Is A Light Leak? A light leak refers to a gap or hole in the bodywork of an optical instrument, such as a camera, which allows light to penetrate (leak through) the usually light-tight chamber.

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Behind the Shop: The Story of True Grit Texture Supply

Creative Market

This time around, we sat down with Andrew Fairclough, the talented shop owner behind True Grit Texture Supply. by True Grit Texture Supply in Add-Ons. by True Grit Texture Supply in Add-Ons. by True Grit Texture Supply in Add-Ons. by True Grit Texture Supply in Add-Ons. Andrew is an LA-based Australian illustrator, designer, and art director who has created some of this marketplace's most popular grungy textures.

Vibrant, Highly Textured Hoop Art Is a Welcome Feast for the Eyes

Brown Paper Bag

Artist Daniela Cermenati creates hoop art that is brimming with vibrant colors and exciting textures. The fusion of these elements creates highly tactile pieces that highlight how texture can be an important element that becomes its own character. The post Vibrant, Highly Textured Hoop Art Is a Welcome Feast for the Eyes appeared first on Brown Paper Bag. This post contains some affiliate links. If you make a purchase, Brown Paper Bag may earn an affiliate commission.

Linda Merad combines texture and composition to create dreamlike illustrations

Its Nice That

With just a few lines and simple colours, the Paris-based illustrator manages to conjure up surreal and atmospheric scenes.

Textured Paper Sculptures by Zai Divecha Emphasize Shadow and Light


” The artist also has woven data into her textured pieces, creating four artworks that represent HIV and AIDS diagnoses in San Francisco from 1992 to 2018. “The all-white palette allows me to create pattern and texture with just light and shadow alone, which feels soothing to me. “Draco” (2019), paper, wood, LEDs, 40 x 72 x 3 inches. All images © Zai Divecha.

How to Create a Rough Paper Look with Deckle Edges & Handmade Textures

Creative Market

Throughout this blog post, I’ll share details about the technique I use in the creation of Old Paper Textures. Old Paper Textures. And not just paper, but original, textured and antique-looking paper. You can also use Old Paper Textures as a filter for photography, to create mockups , beautiful tapestries, ancient maps, give an ancient touch to your designs and creations. If you love the vintage style you can also read about Vintage Distressed Textures and Effects.

Blue Rusted Metal Textures for Access All Areas Members

Spoon Graphics

Access All Areas members have a huge collection of textures to download this week courtesy of Simon from The Shop. This pack of Blue Rusted Metal Textures are sourced from a dumpster on a demolition site and edited for lens distortion, lighting, orientation, and color correction. The textures range from subtle to extremely corroded and are provided as full colour, black and white, and positive and negative variants. Blue Rusted Metal Textures for Members.

Trey Abdella’s cartoonish paintings are a textural joy

Creative Review

” DMV With Friends As well as quick drying times, Abdella leans towards this textural blend to create variety within his artworks. “I add these textures and materials almost as Easter eggs for the viewer to find when seeing the works in person.” The post Trey Abdella’s cartoonish paintings are a textural joy appeared first on Creative Review “When I was a kid I did something that really pissed my parents off.

Derek Abella plays with nostalgia and texture in his ethereal illustrations

Creative Review

Top: For the Guardian, Above: New York Times Magazine The illustrator’s works are created digitally on Photoshop but they feel textured and glow ethereally as though Abella has wrangled blocks of light into recognisable shapes and figures.

Mossy Mazes and Dense Forests Embroidered into Textured Landscapes by Litli Ulfur


The textured works are inspired by natural sources, like jungly forests and the human nervous system, that are reflected through French knots, tufts, and flat patches. I feel the texture, experience the sound and taste,” she says. “The Inside,” 10 inches. All images © Litli Ulfur, shared with permission. Through a luxuriant series of embroideries, Litli Ulfur translates thick landscapes into lush entanglements of brown and green stitches.

Vintage textures, soft matching colours and edible treats: Barbarian Flower’s work is a feast for the eyes

Its Nice That

The Malaysian illustrator speaks of her humble and undeniably tasty-looking practice, talking us through her recent illustrations made during quarantine.

Delve into Kate Dehler’s surreal work where texture reigns supreme

Its Nice That

Encouraged to get creative by her partner, Kate is an illustrator upturning new discoveries.

The Best Free Photoshop Brushes, Textures and Patterns on the Web in 2019

Graphic Mama

Photoshop brushes and textures offer infinite opportunities for users, as they allow even not very experienced artists to create stunning digital artwork. In this collection, we’ve gathered the best free Photoshop brushes, textures and patterns on the web right now. A big set of 192 brushes for Photoshop – different in thickness and texture. Free Photoshop Patterns and Textures. 20 Free Textures Mix Vol. 20 Marble Texture PS Brushes.

Subtle, textured and revealing, Lawrence Agyei sees photography as a mechanism to tell the truth

Its Nice That

The Ghanian photographer, based in Chicago, feels most alive when making photographs. Here, he tells us about the ethos behind his practice.

Exploring Timber Textures with Ward Wijnant


The Dutch designerfocuses on textures and patterns that can be achieved through the right treatment of wood. FEATURED INDUSTRIAL DESIGN blend collection furniture design pattern texture timber ward wijnant woodWard Wijnant‘s BLEND collections is a small furniture range investigating old methods of working with timber. Featuring vibrant, modern colors, the furniture expose woodgrains that were crafted into even geometrical shapes.

Found Photographs and Book Pages Weave into Textured Collages by Hollie Chastain


“What I adore about collage as a medium is the complete versatility and the allowances that it gives first time creators to play around with color and texture and composition without any ‘but I can’t draw’ and ‘I’m not an artist’ hang-ups,” she says. If you want to join Chastain and start your own textured project, order a copy of If You Can Cut, You Can Collage. “Psychopomp.”

Geometric Patterns And Typography Lend Texture To Boutique Chocolatier Choc&co’s Packaging

The Die Line

15 Incredible Procreate Brushes for Out-Of-This-World Designs!

Inspiration Feed

For many illustrators and typography artists, Procreate is an indispensable tool. Launched in 2011 for the iPad by Savage Interactive, it’s been a real game-changer for creatives who enjoy working on this device. If you already own an iPad and… The post 15 Incredible Procreate Brushes for Out-Of-This-World Designs! appeared first on Inspirationfeed.

OMA NY Monograph by Studio Lin


Text by Richard Baird The Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA) is an international architectural practice operating within the traditional boundaries of architecture and urbanism.

Ellis van der Does’ textural illustrations feature a cast of oddball characters

Creative Review

With a diverse client list including Vice, Disney, BBC, Medium, Royal Academy of Dance London and Cambridge University, van der Does describes her style as graphic, colourful and full of texture. “Then I move to Photoshop to add textures.” The post Ellis van der Does’ textural illustrations feature a cast of oddball characters appeared first on Creative Review

“Can’t Place This Here”: A Concrete Fence Stuck in Textures

Design You Trust

The artwork is an architectural intervention: an iconic Soviet concrete fence panel (known as PO-2) is stuck in textures of a real concrete barrier, and stands as a metaphor for the city’s excessive fencing. Design fence games installation russia streetart textures

Beyond—Stunning Outer Space Textures


Beyond—Stunning Outer Space Textures. Chrisb Marquez shared this project called Beyond—Stunning Outer Space Textures by Chroma Supply. Basically, it is a set of 12 outer space textures in high resolution. All textures are based on public domain space imagery from NASA which have been meticulously processed and recolored. abduzeedo 09.25.20 They are 6000 pixels on the long edge, perfect for screen and print.

Innumerable Porcelain Pieces Form Flowers and Coral in Zemer Peled’s Textured Sculptures


From her Baltimore studio, Israeli artist Zemer Peled ( previously ) sculpts countless spikes and oblongs into densely textured artworks. “Intertwine” (2020), porcelain, 21 × 16 × 21 inches. All images © Zemer Peled, shared with permission.

30 Free High-Resolution Photoshop Brush Sets

Speckyboy Design Magazine

It contains 35 watercolor brushes for Photoshop as well as dozens of other watercolor elements such as textures, strokes, backgrounds, and more. The kit contains Photoshop brushes as well as layer styles, patterns, and textures. High Resolution Fabric Texture Photoshop Brushes (Free, 9 Brushes). There are 9 fabric textures in this pack, and are all sized at 4380px by 4917px with a resolution of 300dpi. 20 Free Subtle & Soft Textured Photoshop Brush Packs.

Stretched and Stacked Textures Become Elongated Female Figures in New Work by Johanna Goodman


Towering female figures fill the frame in large-scale collages by Johanna Goodman ( previously ). Using a range of contemporary and historic materials and visual motifs, ranging from bright red glitter to greyscale photos of classical sculptures, Goodman builds powerful protagonists from disparate materials. Elongated torsos are with clipped vintage photos, contemporary model shots, and even sculptures and paintings.

Textured Embroideries Capture the Thick Patchwork of Scenic Farmland and Forests


Based in South West Devon, Victoria Rose Richards ( previously ) accentuates the textures and patterns of landscapes through her aerial embroideries. All images © Victoria Rose Richards, shared with permisison.