400+ Free Clouds Photoshop Brushes for Photo Manipulations

Painting a realistic sky in Photoshop has become a lot easier with the use of Photoshop brushes. From colorful to smoky to dark sky, there are plenty of clouds Photoshop brushes to choose from. Varieties also include different cloud forms and types from cumulus to cirrus to nimbus. And what’s more interesting is that, you can get these high quality Photoshop brushes for free!

In this roundup, you are going to find 25 sets of clouds Photoshop brushes containing more or less 400 individual brushes! To download the set the you want, just click on the text link found below each preview image. We encourage you to also checkout the portfolio of the artists as there are usually more interesting brushes that you might discover. Most of these brushes are free to use for personal projects but to be sure, always check the terms of use of each author before using them.

01– Fluffy Clouds: 25 High Resolution Photoshop Brushes
A set of 25 High Resolution Brushes for creating clouds in Photoshop. These brushes are really great at producing stunning horizons, sunsets, and skies. You can really have a lot of fun with this set and because there are no edges on these brushes the possibilities are truly endless.

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02– Cloud Brushes
A great set of 10 clouds brushes for Photoshop that you can use for free to create realistic cloud backgrounds.

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03– Free Hi-Res Clouds Photoshop Brush Set 1 from Fudge Graphics
This set contains 17 High Resolution Clouds Photoshop Brushes. The brushes are between 2176px to 2500px large which makes them ideal for both print and web projects. While the volcanic ash caused great disruption for air travel it allowed me to shoot these cloud photos without any plane trails in the sky.  As always these hi-res photoshop brushes are free for  commercial and personal use.

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04– 24 Clouds
24 high resolution cloud brushes by Mila Vasileva. Mushroom cloud included.

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05– GrungeTime – 30 Hi-Res Cloud Brushes
This set of 30 High-Res Cloud brushes will instantly make you look like a pro!

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06– Free Cloud Photoshop Brushes Vol. 1
A new set of free Photoshop brushes especially for readers of youthedesigner.com. These clouds Photoshop brushes are cloud style brushes which you can easily upload into Photoshop and start using right away.

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07– 25 Cloud Brushes Volume 2
A second free set of beautiful cloud brushes from youthedesigner.com. These are perfect for all your nature-related design needs. Simply download the cloud brush pack below and you will be on your ways to painting beautiful sky masterpieces.

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08– Real cloud brushes
A set of 10 realistic cloud brushes made from photos of clouds. These were created in Photoshop 7 and should therefore work in Photoshop 7 and later versions.

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09– Clouds Brush Pack
This set contains 14 extra large cloud brushes thatyou can use for free. These were created in Abobe Photoshop CS3 but should work with any CS version of Photoshop.

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10– Cloud Vector Brushes
Here is a unique pack of 17 cloud vector brushes created for web design works. These brushes were made in Adobe Photoshop CS4.Sizes of the brushes range from 500 px to 1024 px and created in Photoshop CS4.

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11– Clouds Brushes by Coby17
A set of 24 brushes composed of different cloud forms. Size of each brush varies from 200 pixels to 1000 pixels. Created in Photoshop CS3 but should work with any CS version of Photoshop.

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12– Clouds
Here are high resolution clouds by 120

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13-Cloud Brushes 2 by AscendedArts
Here’s another set of 2500 pixel by 2500 pixel texture brushes of clouds! These were created in Adobe Photoshop CS5 and will work in Gimp as well. They are completely free, including commercial use.

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14– Cloud Brushes by Painsi
A set of 6 really high-resolution clouds brushes for Photoshop that you can use for free.

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15– Clouds brushes
Here are some high-resolution brushes composed of different cloud forms. For best results, play around with colors or try changing different blending modes. Made in Photoshop 7.0 but should work in higher versions as well.

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16– Clouds Brushes
Create photorealistic clouds with this selection of 22 brushes by LunaRegina. These high resolution brushes range from 1200 to 2500 pixels. In addition to creating clouds, they can also be used for grunge effects.

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17– 7x Cloud Brushes High-Res by leboef
This is the first of the 5 sets of clouds Photoshop brushes from this author. Size of each brush range from 900-2000 pixels. Download file is 3.5MB

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18– 13x Cloud Brushes High-Res by leboef
This is the fifth and the last in the series of clouds Photoshop brushes from this author. Size of each brush is set at 2000 pixels. This set is 20MB to download.

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19– Clouds II Photoshop Brushes by redheadstock
A set of Photoshop brushes composed of 20 various types of clouds. These are all extremely high resolution, with average size at 2100 pixels.Compatible with Photoshop 7+, Photoshop Elements 2+, GIMP 2.2.6+.

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20– Clouds Mist Photoshop Brushes by redheadstock
A set of brushes made up of various types of clouds. Set it to a lower opacity and use one of the wispier clouds and you’ve got yourself some great brushes for mist, as well! There are 22 brushes in this set that are compatible to use with Photoshop 7+, Photoshop Elements 2+, GIMP 2.2.6+.

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21– Clouds Background Photoshop Brushes
There are 16 clouds background Photoshop brushes in this set with each Photoshop brush having a resolution of around 2500 pixels. Created in Adobe Photoshop CS3, our clouds background Photoshop brushes should work with any CS version of Photoshop.

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22-Cloud Brushes v.1
Here is a set of clouds brushes for Photoshop created using high quality images. These brushes have no hard edges so you can easily blend them into your sky of choice!

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23– Fluffy Clouds by Susan Libertiny
This set of free Photoshop brushes were created using different photographs of clouds. If you want to create fluffy clouds, set your brush color to white. If you want storm clouds, set your brush color to black. Sizes of each brush vary from 600 to 2272 pixels.

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24– High Quality Clouds Brushes
Herre is a set of high quality brushes composed of images of clouds. These were created in Adobe Photshop CS4 but should work with other CS versions as well.

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25– Soft Cloud Textures
This is perfect if you are looking for soft cloud textures to add in your sky layout. This set includes 30 brushes with resolutions of between 300 and 500 pixels. Made with Photoshop 7 but should work with newer versions as well.

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  1. love this,thanks.

  2. There is no link for downloading number 10 =/

  3. Thanks for the heads up. We have updated the post to include the link to cloud brush pack #10.

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