Before starting to work on a project every web designer probably takes a look at his/her collection of brushes they have in their arsenal. Designers always try to have a large pool of brushes at his disposal. Brushes are the spice of any design. They add that something extra, something new to the design. There are whole lot of brushes in photoshop available on the net. In this post we are concentrating on textured brushes. These brushes are soft and subtle
Halloween is annually celebrated on the night of 31st October. Though, primarily it has been thought of as children’s holiday, many people now-a-days celebrate it by getting involved in activities like the Costume party, trick-or-treating, carving pumpkins, playing ghost pranks on friends and family and many also take a tour to haunted places. Designers love festivities. Many design their personal websites differently according to the festival. For example, in Christmas you could easily see many websites having white snowy look and many Christmas icons being used. In the same way many designers also tend to use Halloween Icons and Halloween Brushes to spook up their websites!
According to me, Photoshop Brushes is the most underused feature of photoshop. There are tons of brushes that can be found online and can be easily used to make your design look totally different. But, still there are many designers who forget using this huge feature. One reason could be the sheer abundance of brushes available. Thus, I always try to keep a collection of brushes in category wise manner. I categorize the brushes as Bokeh brushes, floral brushes, swirl brushes, grunge brushes, lines and vector brushes, etc. In this manner I get the right brush at the right time. Today, I am going to publush a new set of abstract photoshop brushes which could easily be used in the backgrounds of the website, headers [&hellip
Bokeh effect has been one of the most loved effects by photographers. Bokeh effect is the blurring of the out-of-focus area in a picture. The effect makes the image look something very different and helps focus on the main part of the image. Today not just the photographers but many designers love to make use of the bokeh effect in their web and graphic designs. In photography, this effect helps to focus on the object while making the background visually appealing. In the same way bokeh brushes helps the background of the website look attractive
Brushes are meant to do two things, first is to give a totally different look to the design and another is make the designers job easy. Brushes are a key tool for designing for a designer. Adobe Illustrator has been gaining a lot of importance among the professional and the beginners alike. Illustrator is similar in scope, intended market, and functionality to its competitors, CorelDraw. Even though Adobe Photoshop is much more used and loved, Illustrator is rightfully gaining its place among the best in the designers community. The ability to easily resize without loosing quality is one of the best features of the brushes in Adobe Illustrator
Brushes are designers best friend, particularly web designers who don’t illustrate graphics much in their designs. Floral and Swirl Brushes are one of the most loved branches in this category. These Floral and Swirl Brushes seem to be evergreen and never out of fashion. You can create a whole new design out of these brushes or you can use them as decorative element along with other design elements. You could enhance any design in any manner you want to. You could use them to create a nature design or use them to make borders, ornament designs, posters, photo manipulations, etc. They are also quite popular for making backgrounds for web design, making patterns and nature-themed graphic designing
Nature is always a great source of Inspiration. For getting any creative idea, a creative person would always love to roam around in the natures beauty. That is one place where you can get tons of creative ideas in your mind and give your client the best of yours. You could use many kind of Brushes in photoshop but the most popular and the most loved brushes are Floral Brushes. It makes your design look elegant. Earlier painters choose flowers to convey very specific messages about their subjects. If you are creating poster, web design layout or photo manipulation related to nature you would love to have great collection of Floral Brushes at your disposal. You could use these floral brushes to give your work [&hellip
We got a really good response when we posted an article on 44 Sets of Photoshop Lines and Vector brushes and 90+ Amazing Grunge Typography Collection (I really appreciate that). Thus I thought of combining the Photoshop Brushes with Grunge type, which could make up a very good combination in a lot of web and graphic projects. Grunge brushes could help you to give a different look and feel to your design and make it look different from the ones who have used normal set of Brushes