Photoshop Brushes

By Spencer Samaroo on 24 July 2022

Resources > Photoshop

Photoshop brushes are the perfect tool for artists looking to enhance their workflow and exert some additional flair into their projects. Working with a decent selection of brushes is a critical success factor for creatives as it enables them to enjoy much more flexibility whilst they work on their designs. Not only do they give your creations that extra bit of finesse, but they also allow you to work more efficiently and effectively. While there are several brushes already included within the Photoshop suite, widening your collection with the options offered below is a great idea, that should suit your needs better.

Whether it be via fine noise brushes, acrylic paints, printing press or spray painting the terrific range of brushes below will make your artwork come to life. They are all very easy to use and come with clear instructions which should help those of you who are not professional graphic designers. For more information about any of them, please click through on the relevant name of interest to you.

Fine Noise Brush Pack

Take your designs to the next level with this awesome Fine Noise Brush Pack. Within it, you’ll get to work with 10 different brushes which are included in the set. You will also get to work with 4 complementing textures that will help you put the finishing touches to your illustrations as well. Perfect for Photoshop and Procreate, these brushes can be used for everything from texturing and shading, to adding extra depth to your designs. They are also excellent for creating an illustration that has a retro feel, as well as texture gradient meshes. The PDF file also comes with instructions and tips on how to best use the brushes and textures.

Acrylic Painting Photoshop Effect

Now, this is a really cool feature! Through Photoshop Action, the Acrylic Painting Photoshop Effect automatically transforms your text, illustrations or photos into awesome acrylic paintings. The software is incredibly easy to use, as all you have to do is open the image in Photoshop, load the brushes and Photoshop Action and then press play on the action. It’s as simple as that! From there you will be able to build your artwork with thousands of bold and striking paint strokes. Once you have created your masterpiece, there are several layers you will be able to experiment with as well.

Printing Press Photoshop Brushes

For those who have always wanted their own publishing house, Printing Press Photoshop Brushes from Pixelbuddha give you a good taste of what to expect! Within the toolkit, you get 18 halftone brushes, which you can use to create retro-styled illustrations, such as newspapers, posters or children’s books from the 1960s to the 1980s. You also get 6 stroke, as well as 6 grain brushes, which will help you imitate both motion and volume in your creations. In addition, there are also 6 paper brushes in the kit as well, so it provides you with everything you need to create illustrations, labels, prints and collages!

Mixer: Multicolor Photoshop Brushes

The team at Chroma Supply have come up with this fantastic range of Mixer: Multicolor Photoshop Brushes. The beauty of this offering is that you’ll be able to create stunning, vivid, fluid and dimensional strokes with this innovative multicolor brush pack for Photoshop. Very easy to use, all you need to do is select your brush, load up a color swatch and then paint! Nothing could be simpler! Building on the existing built-in mixer brush engine in Photoshop, these brushes have been designed to be full color. Overall you will get 36 brush head shapes, as well as 77 paint swatches. So you will be able to use over 2700 different brush and color combinations.

Spray Painter’s Toolkit

Looking for a Spray Painter Toolkit that will really enhance your designs? Then this fabulous offering from Bracken is well worth checking out. Providing you with the opportunity to create something rad, with realistic spray paint, the great thing about this product is that you will be able to do it without the fumes or mess! These 28 realistic Photoshop brushes and assets enable you to add vibrant colours or textures into any of your designs, without the risk of your clothes getting dirty, or your lungs polluted! The brushes include 5 Detailers, 11 Sprays, 3 Drippers and 9 Stamps.