Smoke is something really hard to create from scratch in Photoshop. It is time consuming, you need to use multiple filters like the Liquify Filter and it will not look very realistic. Here is a quick tutorial on how to create smoke in Photoshop for those of you that want to practice. For the other that only need a quick solution, I have gathered some of the best smoke textures and stock images that you can use in your designs. There are all kind of fire smoke textures included in this list so plenty to choose from.
Here you have the second part of the food and drinks texture and patterns collection. You can ind the first part here . You can use these textures to create unique food inspired text effects in Photoshop. Check out my raw meat typography to see an example on how you can use these textures.
Here is an useful collection for designers with over 30 food organic textures. The list contains different hand picked food stock images like meat, fruit, cereals, seeds and so on, that you can use in your designs. You can also check out our separate collection of candy and cake textures that included some of most famous sweets surfaces like pancakes, cookies,chocolate and lots more.
In this list I have gathered some amazing water splash textures and transparent PNG images that you can use in your photo manipulations. You can also check out our previous water Photoshop resources like tutorials, textures, styles, etc. So if you are looking for liquid splashes, water splash, water drops you have to bookmark this collection. Many of these water textures come as PNG transparent files and isolated objects so they are really easy to use and integrate.
This is a new collection of free textures for Photoshop that you might want to have. The list contains some useful peeled and cracked paint textures; the peeled paint effect is visible on different surfaces like wood, brick or concrete wall and even on rusted metal. A the textures are hand picked and are available for free download on deviantart, so I hope you will find them useful.
This is a new list with free to use skin and leather textures that you must add to your collection. Inside you will find human skin textures some of them are seamless tiling textures that means you can use them as patterns in Photoshop. We also included some animal leather skin and fur textures from different animals like reptiles, felines and other wild mammals(elephant, giraffe, zebra, etc). Hope you will find this collection useful enough and interesting enough to bookmark it.
In this collection you will find some of the most useful leather textures and patterns both free and premium that you can use in Photoshop. This is actually our second collection of leather textures that we are publishing on our blog. The current one contains free textures and patterns from deviantart and also some high quality leather patterns from graphicriver.
New collection of free water textures that you might want to add to your design resources box. The list contains different kinds of water aqua textures in different colors and patterns. You can use these to create water surface for your photo manipulations. So of these textures can be used for creating seamless patterns for example. Don't forget to check out our previous water surface texture collection.
New collection of free paper textures with a crumpled folded effect. Paper backgrounds are very popular among digital artists as can be used in so many creative ways. You can use them to create a cool looking paper text effect, you can use it to create backgrounds for mixed media artworks, you can use them to create patterns and website backgrounds to name just a few ideas. So I really hope you will enjoy this new collection of free textures.
Download these beautiful lace embroidery brushes and textures for free and use them in your designs. This collection includes some useful lace embroidery, lace doily,hairpin lace, lace trimmings and so on. Most of these lace textures are made using the tatting techniques. Another way of making doily is knitting. So this list contains lots of textures examples, as well as brushes that you can use to create decorative stitching and sewing effects in Photoshop. You can combine different fabric materials and stitch brushes with the lace textures.