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Textures

Grit textures are one of the quickest ways to add a handmade feel to digital art. By adding a little texture to edges, borders, blocks of color or even shadows,

If you love lettering and watercolors, you've probably come across the watercolor galaxy effect. Whether just as a beautiful texture, or incorporated into lettering, it's eye catching. Made from a

Last fall, I shared a video on 3 simple tricks for unique watercolor textures. To my surprise, it quickly became my most viewed video of all time

One of my favorite typography books is Shadow Type by Steven Heller + Louise Fili. I've broken the hardcover spine with all of the times I've

Happy Thursday! Today I have an awesome gift to share with you! My friends at Vecteezy put together an incredible set of 8 seamless ink texture patterns

It's the last Thursday in May, which means it's time for your free June 2017 desktop wallpapers! I've been wanting to play with acrylics a bit more lately, so this month's

I actually stumbled upon this effect while playing around in Photoshop with this Instagram post awhile back. It felt like it needed a little something extra,

While browsing pinterest last week, I came across this 'A' and I knew I had to recreate it digitally. I loved the way the shadows 'stair stepped'

Happy Tuesday! This week, I'm excited to revisit the world of watercolor lettering - one of my favorites, for sure :) When Spence and I left our previous jobs, our

Happy Tuesday! I'm not gonna lie, this week's tutorial is one of my favorites. Essentially, we're combining the watercolor photoshop brush tutorial from a few weeks ago with

I realized the other day that I did some short mini vids on Instagram wayyyy back on how to recolor textures in Procreate, but never a tutorial here. Introducing textures

It's been a little while since I've posted a watercolor tutorial! If you've been here for some time, you know we can't have that ;) This week I want to