Creating a realistic smoke effects in Photoshop from scratch will take a considerable amount of time. You can achieve this effect by either using third-party plugins, make some photo manipulations or use the liquify tool of Photoshop to create smoke-like images. But the easiest way, of creating this type of effect in Photoshop is by using readily available smoke brushes.
Watercolor effects in web and print designs continue to dominate the world of design. Using the right watercolor textures or watercolor brushes can easily easily create depth and an artistic feel in your compositions. You can easily create backgrounds that look like they were made using paintbrushes. In case you are looking for quality watercolor brushes that you can use for free, you are very lucky because you landed in the right place. Below is a list of quality but free watercolor brushes composed of more than 500 brushes contained in 25 sets.
Fractal art brushes are great for adding abstract elements to your designs in Photoshop. Fractal art is created by calculating fractal objects and representing the calculation results as still images, animations, music, or other media. Digital graphic designers make use of fractal art in creating abstract and beautiful lighting effects such as those you see in website background or textures. In this post, we gathered together numerous high-quality Photoshop brushes featuring fractal designs that you can use for free in your noncommercial projects (well, most of them).