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How to create a seamless wood texture in Photoshop

How to create a seamless wood texture in Photoshop

When I was working on Woodcutter and found myself in need of a set of seamless wood textures, my first instinct was to take photos of the real thing and use the Clone Stamp Tool to make them tileable. Usually when creating seamless textures, this technique works...
5 free streaky ink textures

5 free streaky ink textures

I recently finished a project in which I needed to create a set of streaky ink textures. I enjoyed the process of making them so much that I decided to create five extra textures that I could give away for free, and now here they are. Each texture is 3508 × 2480 px in...
12 free brush stroke Illustrator brushes

12 free brush stroke Illustrator brushes

I recently found myself in need of some brush stroke brushes for Illustrator, only to find that there was a shortage of quality resources available online. Therefore, I decided to make a set of my own, which I’m now making available for you to download for free....
Creative Market: 6 months and $23,000 later

Creative Market: 6 months and $23,000 later

At the beginning of the year I posted an article on my blog in which I discussed the performance of my Creative Market shop during the first 9 months that it had been online. As promised, I’ve recently written a follow up detailing how things have progressed...
5 free vintage typographic logo templates

5 free vintage typographic logo templates

Use these 5 typographic logo templates to quickly and easily create your own vintage style logo designs in Illustrator. Each of the templates are fully customizable and were created using free to download fonts only, a list of which is included in the ZIP file along...
10 free subtle grunge brushes for Photoshop

10 free subtle grunge brushes for Photoshop

I’ve been doing some experimenting with Photoshop brushes lately and thought I’d make some available for you to download. This particular set is made up of 10 subtle grunge brushes designed to give your work a distressed appearance, helping you to achieve...

The year I started selling my own products

As I mentioned in my review of 2013, I’ve always loved the idea of creating and selling my own products. Last year, having previously created some free design resources that went on to become quite popular, I decided to start offering premium goods via Creative...

2013 in retrospect

This time last year I wrote a short post about what I had planned for 2013 and spoke briefly about what I hoped to achieve. I thought now would be a good time to look back on it and reflect on what I’ve done during the last 12 months.The goodI did a lot more...

Setting up shop

Over the last 6 months I’ve given away a few freebies on this blog, all of which I’ve had some great feedback on. The feedback has been so good in fact that it got me thinking about the possibilities of creating stuff to sell rather than to simply just...

Free Christmas vector icons

It’s coming round to that time of year again so I’ve decided to put together and give away a set of free christmas vector icons. The set contains 32 fully scalable christmas themed icons available in both .AI and .EPS vector formats. Grab them now by...