Background patterns that are seamless and scalable are very useful and a great time-saver for designers in creating backgrounds for website, fashion and textile design, graphic design, package design, web design, and many other design projects. Since these are in Illustrator or EPS format, the patterns can be opened and edited in Adobe Illustrator program.
Using branding mockup templates is a great way to showcase your collateral materials in a realistic way. Mockups allow you and your clients visualize the actual look of your creative works before finalizing them. Thus, using mockups can actually save you time and money, especially for those materials that need to be printed.
Once again, we are presenting here what we consider as the best Photoshop brushes released for the month of November 2009. The brushes included in this set are abstract brushes, light effects, grunge brushes and floral or decorative brushes. There are also brushes included in this list that you can use for designing Christmas-themed projects.
When you are looking for a creative or design job, your resume is your exhibit A. An employer, whom you have not met, will first judge you whether you are fit for the job or not, by looking at your resume. Thus, for you to standout, you must have an outstanding resume. In this post we put together 35 editable resume template designs in various formats. The resume template designs that you may download below are mostly Photoshop PSD files, while some are vector Illustrator files and a few are available in Microsoft Word.All of these templates are free to download and customize to meet your needs.
Sparkling or glittery backgrounds are popular for Holidays as well as for other special occasions such as birthday parties, weddings, Easter, Spring, etc. You see them as background for invitation cards, greeting cards, and even websites. scrapbooking enthusiasts are also fond of using sparkling textures to decorate their scrapbook pages. Sparkling textures are useful as background for journal cards or for framing photographs or as ornaments.
Fabric and cloth textures are useful for both 2D and 3D rendering as well as for creating lovely backgrounds for your designs. You can use cloth texture to create background for an invitation card, brochure, journal cards, scrapbook pocket cards, among other things. You can also use them to texturize your texts and other design elements in your layout such as shapes.
Designing a tri-fold brochure is easy. You can make one from scratch or use the free templates that may be downloaded online. The good news is, there are actualy a lot of nice tri-fold brochure template that may be downloaded for free. Using these free templates, you will be able to save time and at the same time create amazing brochures. In this post, we put together a total of 20 free tri-fold brochure templates you can use to design your own. The first few entries are in either InDesign format or in Photoshop PSD files.
Floral scrapbook papers are perhaps among the most popular backgrounds. They are very versatile that you see them in almost any theme and settings such as for weddings, engagement parties, birthdays, Mother’s Day celebration. To help you organize and record your memories, we put together more than 160 digital floral scrapbook papers that you can use to create journaling cards, flags, ribbons, tags, and labels.
Using mockups to present your design concept and ideas can go a long way. Clients will be more appreciative of your concepts if they are able to visualize how a design will look in real world backgrounds when printed. Doing this will also allow you to spot any errors or areas that need improvement in your design before it gets printed.
In this post, we rounded up hundreds of free resources that you can use to easily create beautiful lace backgrounds. The first part are Photoshop patterns and digital papers while the second part are vector files consisting of mostly, tiling lace patterns. The third and last part are actual photographs of lace in high-resolution format that you can use to create backgrounds. These photographs are mostly public domain photos. Public domain photos may be used for both personal and commercial uses.