150+ Free Chalk Brushes for Photoshop

The chalk design has been a growing trend for sometime. If you are designer who want to join this trend, then using Photoshop brushes to create chalky effects is your best option. Traditional chalk is a fantastic medium for creating texture and depth on an image. Chalk brushes, in particular, are useful for developing excellent textures, digital painting, drawings and especially to add rough chalky effects in your artworks.

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Most of the brushes in this roundup are free for personal and commercial uses. I hope you will find this collection useful.  Also, may we remind you again that you can download the brush files from the author’s page, and not here because obviously, we did not create these brushes.

If you need some fonts that could go with these brushes, check out our exhaustive list of free CHALKBOARD TEXTURE BACKGROUNDS.

 


150+ FREE CHALK BRUSHES FOR PHOTOSHOP

Shown in this post below are just preview images so you will have an idea how the brushes would look like when applied to designs. Click the link below the preview to download the brushes that you like.

01: 15 CHALKBOARD PHOTOSHOP BRUSHES FOR SCHOOL PROJECTS

A set of 15 chalk Photoshop brushes featuring school-related graphics. These graphics come as brushes that you can use in Photoshop. The images have hand drawn look and feature realistic chalk texture.

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02: CHALKBOARD PHOTOSHOP BRUSHES

A set of 15 high-resolution chalk brushes you can use to create chalkboard effects in Photoshop or to add texture to your design elements.

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03: CHALK AND PASTEL PHOTOSHOP BRUSHES

There are 3 useful texture brushes in this set great for creating chalk and pastel effect in your designs. These were created in Adobe Photoshop CS4.

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04: FREE CHALK PHOTOSHOP BRUSHES

For these to have the desired effect as the preview image, you will also have to load a pattern preset that come with the download pack. A detailed step-by-step instruction on how to use these brushes is included as well. These were created in CS6 but should work with earlier CS versions of Photoshop.

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05: CHALK BLENDING BRUSH

Another set of good-quality brushes for creating chalk and pastel effects in Photoshop.  You can adjust opacity jitter / flow in the jitter option for better results. You can also play around with texture option to add more effect to it.

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06: CHALK TEXTURE BRUSHES

There are two variants of the brushes available in the .ABR brush file. These are useful for creating nice textures, especially if you want that chalk or pastel look.

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07: CHALK DECORATIVE BRUSHES

A pack of 10 high-resolution decorative chalk brushes for Photoshop CS3 and above versions. These are free for both personal and commercial uses.

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08: PHOTOSHOP CHALKBOARD BRUSHES

A set of good quality chalkboard Photoshop brushes in this set that you can use to apply chalkboard effect in Photoshop. They are also great for adding chalk or pastel texture to your artworks in Photoshop.

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09: CRAYON AND CHALK PHOTOSHOP BRUSHES

A set of brushes containing 20 images of chalk textures: 9 crayon brushes and 11 chalk brushes. They are compatible with Windows and Macintosh systems and should work as well with Photoshop 7.0 and above versions.

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10: CHALK PASTEL BRUSHES

This set contains more than 20 chalk and pastel brushes that you can use for creating trendy handmade-looking artworks in Photoshop. They are free for both personal and commercial uses.

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11: CHUNKY CHALK BRUSH

A set of very useful brushes consisting standard soft round, hard round, and chalk brushes for creating interesting and artistic effects in Photoshop.

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12: VARIOUS BRUSHES FOR PHOTOSHOP

This set consists not just chalk brushes but other useful Adobe Photoshop brushes for digital painters as well. The pack includes chalk brush, standard brush, lighting brush, detailing painting brush, among many others.

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13: CHALK PS BRUSHES

There are 9 high-quality chalk brushes in this set that you can use to add chalk textures in your designs.

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14: FREE CHALK BRUSH PACK

Useful for digital painting in Photoshop, this brush set includes: chalk brush, ground texture brush, clumped leaves, palm leaf brush, circle brush, dot texture brush, among other things.

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15: NATURAL MEDIA BRUSH PACK

This is a huge brush set with 70 free Photoshop brushes created from scans of random ink, chalk, pencil and marker strokes.

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16: CHALK CHARCOAL AND GRAPHITE BRUSHES

A fully customizable brush pack containing 7 free Photoshop brushes such as chalk, charcoal,  dry brushes and sketchy graphite brushes.

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17: NATURAL OIL CHALK PHOTOSHOP BRUSHES

This set includes natural oil chalk brushes created with real oil chalk. Brush-shapes and the brush pattern were also created with real oil chalk.

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18: MORE NATURAL OIL CHALK PHOTOSHOP BRUSHES

There are 14 oil chalk brushes in this set. Like the first set, these brushes were created with real oil chalk. The brush shapes and the brush pattern were also created with real oil chalk.

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19: CHALK PHOTOSHOP BRUSH SET

A set of 10 chalk brushes you can use to add texture in your designs.

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20: VALENTINE’S DOODLE BRUSH SET

There are a total of more than 50 beautiful chalk doodle brushes in this set. These are compatible with Photoshop CS5 and have romantic theme.

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21: SCHOOL DAYS SKETCHES BRUSHES

A set of 27 high-resolution sketched brushes designed with chalk effects. These are compatible with Photoshop 7+, Photoshop Elements 2+ and Gimp 2.2.6+.

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22: CHALK PHOTOSHOP BRUSHES WITH TEXTURE IMAGES

Another set of 9 free brushes. The pack includes a scanned texture image as well.

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23: CLOUDS, CHALK, WATERCOLOR BRUSHES

There are 28 brushes of clouds, chalk and watercolor brushes at resolution of 2500 pixels wide.

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24: CHALK SCRIBBLE BRUSHES

A total of 72 chalk scribble brushes free for both personal and commercial uses.

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