Water textures are useful in creating 2D and 3D designs, for photo manipulation or even as a background for websites. The textures that you will find in this post include water surface textures, ripples, water droplets, rain drops, icy water, splashes and many more. All of these textures are free for personal projects although there are some that you can use even for your commercial projects as long as you credit the creator of these water textures.
Paper textures are emerging as one of the most popular textures used by designers in recent years. The uses of paper textures encompasses almost all types of digital design from making backgrounds for web design to creating realistic papers in 3D renditions and even for digital scrapbook projects. Thus, it is always handy to have a collection of high quality and high-resolution paper textures and paper texture Photoshop brushes.
Fire is one of the elements used by designers for creating realistic effects. These fire images are very useful in 3D animation works such as those fiery glow used in special effects that you see in blockbuster movies as well as background or textures for print and web designs.
The chalk trend has been there for quite a time and it looks like this trend does not seem to be slowing down at all. You see them not only in classrooms but everywhere. Here are over 30 high-quality blackboard and chalkboard texture images that you can use as backgrounds in your web and print designs.
Leather textures are useful for making 2D and 3D renditions. For example you can use a leather in creating a realistic model or design for a bag or jacket. I am sharing with you 10 very colorful leather textures. Of course these have been manipulated in Photoshop to make the colors more vivid. I hope you guys will find some good use for these leather textures.
Light effects can be easily achieved through fractal brushes and textures. Fractal Art (FA) has been around for approximately 15-20 years. Here is a list of over 1000 resources for creating realistic light effects.
Textures remain to be an element that is widely used by designers in different graphic presentations such as website, banner, posters, brochures, magazines and even in video footage. Here are 30 quality linen textures useful in web and print projects. These textures are great as backgrounds or to create subtle textures in your designs.
Most designers and photographers make use of smoke to achieve powerful and dramatic effect in their photographs or designs. In this post, we are going to list down more than 1000 smoke textures that you can use to create dramatic smoke backgrounds. Most of these resources carry a Creative Common License and therefore free for personal use.
Grunge background textures are useful in creating vintage look or when creating graffiti artwork, among many other things that you can do with these textures. These are also great as backgrounds for wallpapers or websites.
Paper Background Texture is one of the most sought after type of textures by digital artists, web designers and graphic artists. In fact this is my third collection of paper textures. I just can’t seem to get enough of paper textures. This collection is much easier to browse through because what I featured here are individual textures.