Giveaway: Win 1 of 3 Annual Memberships to PixelKit!

by on September 6, 2013

Enter to win an annual membership to PixelKit where you can download thousands of graphics – premium GUI kits, icon sets, and more. Simply enter your name and email address and you’re entered to win. Giveaway ends on September 20.

The giveaway has ended and the winners are Fikri R, Elisa C, Mayur T. Congratulations to the winner and thank you to everyone who entered!

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How to Create an Amazing Watercolor Artwork in Photoshop

by on September 3, 2013

Create this spring-inspired abstract photo manipulation by Jenny Le! This tutorial will show you how to combine stock photos and splatter brushes together, apply textures, and more.

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Freebie: 8 Beautiful & High-res Frosted Backgrounds

by on August 29, 2013

Looking for some beautiful backgrounds for your website, iOS/Android app, or advertisement? Download these frosted backgrounds for your next project! And no, they’re not the typical Photoshop-gaussian-blur photos. These backgrounds by SparkleStock look great because they’re created with real in-camera blur that you can’t get digitally. Try them out!

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Create This Striking Fairy Tale Photo Manipulation in Photoshop

by on August 26, 2013

Learn how to composite landscapes like the ones you see in Middle Earth (Lord of the Rings), add dramatic lighting effects, and more with this Photoshop tutorial. This tutorial will show you techniques such as creating a breathtaking landscape from multiple photos, adding dramatic rays of light, and using foreground/middleground/background to create an interesting scene.

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How to Create a Breathtakingly Artistic Winter Horse Illustration in Photoshop

by on August 19, 2013

Learn how to create this amazing photo manipulation with a variety of blending techniques, custom brushes, and more. This intermediate-advanced tutorial also comes with its own set of raw ink splatter scans so that you can practice creating your own Photoshop brushes. And of course, the full layered PSD is included as well.

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