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1000+ Free High Resolution Photoshop Brush Sets

October 15th, 2008

Hundreds of thousands of incredible Adobe Photoshop brush sets are all over the web. Due to this phenomenally vast amount of Photoshop brushes available, you can now add patches of dirt, rust, floral effect, swirls, mold, oil stains in your artworks and photos to give them an aged, damaged, dreamy or any look you want.

Without further ado, we present 1000+ high-Resolution Adobe Photoshop brush sets that will be perfect for any project you may happen to be working on.

Important: Licenses of every brush set varies, so be sure to check that information before using them.

1. Grunge Photoshop Brushes

1.1 Sidewalk Series Vol. 2 Oil Stains

photoshop brushes

10 high resolution grungy concrete stains inspired by all the cracks, stains, and spots on the sidewalk and in the street.

Download Brush Set here

1.2 Sidewalk Series Vol. 1 Cracks

photoshop brushes

6 Excellent high resolution sidewalk cracks to give you a nice grungy texture.

Download Brush Set here

1.3 Cracks Part III

photoshop brushes

15 brushes made with Photoshop 7.0. Those cracks look like soil cracks, but it’s just the paint on the door

Download Brush Set here

1.4 Urban Decay Photoshop Brushes

photoshop brushes

Here’s a large collection of 61 grungy, dirty and decayed photoshop brushes.

Download Brush Set here

1.5 QuadGrunged

photoshop brushes

QuadGrunged pack contains 10 grungy abstract brushes compatible with PS 7 and up.

Download Brush Set here

1.6 Cracked Brush Set

photoshop brushes

Cracked brush set contains 19 grungy brushes compatible with PS 7 .

Download Brush Set here

1.7 Typographic Grunge Brushes

photoshop brushes

Typographic Grunge Brushes set contains 25 brushes made from stock photos. Compatible with Photoshop 7 and up.

Download Brush Set here

1.8 Free Grungy Wings

photoshop brushes

10 Photoshop brushes that are ginormous (2500px).

Download Brush Set here

2. Floral Photoshop Brushes

2.1 Hand Drawn Floral Pattern Brushes

photoshop brushes

This is a set of 8 high resolution Photoshop brushes of hand drawn floral designs that was made with a quill pen and india ink.

Download Brush Set here

2.2 Fantasy Floral Photoshop Brushes

photoshop brushes

These 4 sets of Fantasy Floral vectors were compiled in single ABR file. These floral or foliage vectors created using Illustrator.

Download Brush Set here

2.3 Flowers Part I

photoshop brushes

There are 28 flowers in this set so you can call it half-mega-pack. They were made with Photoshop 7.0 and they’ve got some reasonable resolutions.

Download Brush Set here

2.4 Autumn Glory

photoshop brushes

An automn brush set inspired by an autumn walk through mountains of brown, red and yellow fallen leaves. Made in Photoshop 7.0

Download Brush Set here

2.5 Flower Ornaments Brushes

photoshop brushes

These are 9 flower ornnament brushes

Download Brush Set here

2.6 Free Hi-Res Photoshop Brushes – Floral

photoshop brushes

These are 100% original and REALLY BIG brushes, available in CS1 and CS3 formats, as well as a full set of PNG’s.

3. Glow Photoshop Brushes

3.2 Attack Brushes

photoshop brushes

8 brushes in this pack.

Download Brush Set here

3.3 Unreal Brushes

photoshop brushes

Unreal Brushes v.3 9 in High Quality.

Download Brush Set here

4. Miscilnea Photoshop Brushes

4.1 Akatsuki Cloud Burshes

photoshop brushes

7 cloud brushes in this set. An imagepack has been included.

Download Brush Set here

4.2 Smoke brushes

photoshop brushes

3 smokes per vol. but all of them are more than 1300 px. For the best result, use them in higher size.

Download Brush Set here

4.3 V E C T O R – S C A T T E R

photoshop brushes

Set contains 66 brushes. Each shape has 3 presets. 1. plain shape, 2. scatter, 3. opacity shift scatter

Download Brush Set here

4.4 Frost Brush Set

photoshop brushes

Set contains 8 brushes, made in Photoshop CS3.

Download Brush Set here

4.5 School Dayz Sketches Brushes

photoshop brushes

A set of 27 Photoshop brushes made up of sketches of school themed items. These were all drawn by hand! They are high resolution, with the average size being about 1800 pixels.

Download Brush Set here

4.6 Stencil Word brushes

photoshop brushes

Set includes 20 stencil word brushes, created in Photoshop version 7.0

Download Brush Set here

4.7 Fingerprint brushes

photoshop brushes

Set includes 10 stencil word brushes, created in Photoshop version 7.0

Download Brush Set here

4.8 Dirigibles

photoshop brushes

12 bruses – made in PSCS2, size 450 – 1144 px

Download Brush Set here

4.9 Health And Beauty

photoshop brushes

A free set of 67 Photoshop brushes ranging in resolution from 69 to 2463 pixels. The set is compatible with Adobe Photoshop 7.0, CS, CS2 and CS3

Download Brush Set here

4.10 1000 great PS free brushes

photoshop brushes

Abduzeedo has a huge collection of PaulW’s brush set collection. Click on every picture to go to his download page. You can watch the same collection on his journal when you click here

Download Brush Set here

5. Hair Photoshop Brushes

5.1 Hair brushes

photoshop brushes

Hair brush set made in Photoshop CS2.

Download Brush Set here

5.2 Hair Brushes III

photoshop brushes

5 Hair brush set thats looks amazing.

Download Brush Set here

6. Watercolor Photoshop Brushes

6.1 20 Watercolor Brushes

photoshop brushes

20 Watercolor Brushes for Photoshop

Download Brush Set here

6.2 WaterColor Reloaded

photoshop brushes

This HUGE pack contains 83 (resolution about 700 – 1200px) brushes compatible with PS 7 and up!

Download Brush Set here

6.3 Free Hi-Res Watercolor

photoshop brushes

Amazing brushes that were originally painted on a high quality paper to give us this high-res watercolor brush set.

7. Swirl and Curvy Photoshop Brushes

7.1 More Swirls Brushes

photoshop brushes

Swirls Brushes for Photoshop

Download Brush Set here

7.2 Swirls II Brushes PS

photoshop brushes

Swirls Brushes for Photoshop

Download Brush Set here

7.3 Swirls III Brushes

photoshop brushes

Swirls Brushes for Photoshop

Download Brush Set here

7.4 Curly Brushes + Img

photoshop brushes

A set of 5 Photoshop brushes, handmade in Adobe Illustrator.

Download Brush Set here

8. Wood Photoshop Brushes

8.1 xbgrunge 03

photoshop brushes

A small collection of 9 Photoshop brushes. Can be used to add texture of dirtand rust.

Download Brush Set here

9. Fractal Photoshop Brushes

9.1 Fractal Brushes Pack 2

photoshop brushes

A small collection of 8 Fractal Photoshop brushes.

Download Brush Set here

9.2 Fractal Lite

photoshop brushes

A big collection of 40 Fractal Photoshop brushes that work nicely when making medium to smaller sized work, from banners to avatars and personal cards.

Download Brush Set here

10. Splatter Photoshop Brushes

10.1 Spetter, splash & splatter

photoshop brushes

45 Photoshop brushes made in Photoshop CS3.

Download Brush Set here

10.2 14 Hi Res Splatter Brushes

photoshop brushes

Pack of 14 huge splatter Photoshop CS3 brushes, each one about 2500px. Made from hi res scans of ink splatters, vectorized in Illustrator and converted to the .abr file.

Download Brush Set here

10.3 New Dot Splatter Brushes

photoshop brushes

Pack of 11 splatter Photoshopbrushes.

Download Brush Set here

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Love CJ
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Cool!so much beautiful Brushes download.tks

ashvin
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ashvin
7 years 7 months ago

thx! nice & useful :)

Alfred John
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Alfred John
2 years 5 months ago

They are really an inspiration. These have really challenged my skills.

Brandon Cox | eGrace Creative
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Awesome brushes – thanks so much!

awais
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awais
4 years 11 months ago

yea they r awesome

hitesh
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hitesh
4 years 11 months ago

can anybody tell me how to use these brushes in adobe photoshop 7

IDoBlogs
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Thanks for the resource – great brushes.

Fabian - Onyx Design
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Really great roundup!
Thanks :D

Adam Duma
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Very nice examples! THX

doma
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doma
6 years 6 months ago

Where can i put that brushes?

AD
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Hi,

I’m like thet. Very good post and brushes collection. Thanks and more. Please. ;-)

balaji
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

very good collection!

Assault
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Great list–and direct download links!

We have a few of our brush sets available on my site:

http://assaultblog.com/assault-photoshop-brush-set/

Some grunge brushes, barcodes, parental advisory logos, and things of that nature.

Marco
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Whoah, what a GREAT list! Thanks for sharing – I already had many of them in my arsenal, but not all!

Keep up the good work.

Designer
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

OMG….. they are awesome!!!!!!!

Max | Design Shard
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Cool collection, will come in handy

Simon Vallee
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Wow – very thorough roundup. Now, to organize these…

Angie Bowen
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Great collection of brushes, thanks so much for putting it together!

owain
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Wow nice list… Thanks for sharing..

these will no doubt come in handy at some point…

Owain

http://www.icomcreative.com

Emmett Cooke
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Wow…never have to do anything in photoshop again :)

Keith Sharpe
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Great resource for people with little time to setup. Thanks a bundle!

Panther
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Great collection, thank you!

Decent Discussions
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Thank you very much for such a nice collection of brushes, I have downloaded almost all brushes.

insicdesigns
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

1000+? OMG! cool! thanks for this.

MOJI
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MOJI
6 years 5 months ago

HI,U ARE VERY NICE. . .

xing
Guest
6 years 4 months ago

It is not a dating post dude…:p
but still carry on

vino
Guest
6 years 4 months ago

yor rit du!!!!!!!!!!!!

Freddywang
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Wow, I tried commenting but it doesn’t seem to get through. Maybe it was flagged as spam :p

Anyway, just to reinforce that “New Dot Splatter Brushes” by Joe McDermott above has been invalid. You can’t download it from the link provided.

Hope this helps.

Noupe
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

@Freddywang- Thanks for pointing that out. I found a working download link on deviantART and replaced the old link.

Drew
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

fantastic collection, thanks

Documentary Film
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

One of the best posts I’ve come across in ages – thanks a thousand!!

maverick
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

wonderful collection!!! thanks :)

indiehead
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

this’ll come in handy ;-)

thanks for posting, must have taken you a bit to build that up!

John.

kuyuri
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

cool site man!

Thomas | Brush King
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Wow, Great selection Noura :)

Pavan Kumar
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

This is a very good list… It would be useful for anyone, anytime. More useful while designing some headers or banners. Thanks for the list…

JIffy Lots
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JIffy Lots
7 years 7 months ago

Wow, that is absolutely amazing. Nice brush sets. Thanks for sharing.

Jiff
http://www.privacy-tools.at.tc

Bol-anon
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

This is truly a great list of free downloads. Can’t thank enough for providing this to us. Thank you.

Bryan Ribas
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

WOW thats all I have to say.

And Thank You.

Noupe
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Thanks everyone for your nice feedback :)

A digg user has zipped all the brushes that is linked in this post into one big zip file (size around 15MB).

You can download it at the link below.
http://tinyurl.com/43ggom
Thanks adikt :)

Computeryah
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Cooool

Webfella
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Freaking awesome man! Thanks for the share!

sriganesh
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

you are doing a good job man.u have tried a lot of time for this

Raj
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Raj
7 years 7 months ago

coool mann!!!!
i really like it…;)

Chris Johns
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Chris Johns
7 years 7 months ago

Just want to stayed informed about what’s out there.

Sarah
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Sarah
7 years 7 months ago

Does anyone know if these are compatible with Photoshop Elements? (I have PSE 6)…

Great resource!

katie#9
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katie#9
6 years 4 months ago

yup it is !

Leon Poole
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

This is a great collection – I’m sure many designers will find this useful.

Dainis Graveris
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Awesome collection – becoming handy for every designer! :) Gonna bookmark this :)

Workpost
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

These are really great. Thanks.

Craig S
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Craig S
7 years 7 months ago

Nice list

Random Dude
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Downloading Now!

Marian z rana jak ?mietana
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

thank you for the list – getting used to 3min ps loading…

Jennifer Reiser
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Jennifer Reiser
7 years 7 months ago

Love the brushes – brilliant resource. However i couldn’t find any info on the licenses. can they be used for commercial purposes? Thanks

Mark
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Wow, awesome list.. Bookmarked!

dylan
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dylan
7 years 7 months ago

gay

jimmy hoffa
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

thez iz sums good brushez yo… im gonna tellz all me frendz bout dees!

Hughe Palmer
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

These are excellent, many thanks!

bangbouh
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Great selection. Thanks!

ANIONU
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Bloody brilliant! It’s always easy to find brushes, but its a hassle to find exactly what you want organized so well! Great job, Thanks!

zvonko
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

lol..i didnt leave a single link…downloaded all of em..thanks a bunch dudes

web
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

This is a great collection of brushes for Photoshop.

Navruz
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Thanks for sharing.

Nald zGraphics
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Very nice list.too huge.thanks a lot

Ronald

Kris
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Wow. Excellent round-up.
I will definately bookmark this for referal later.

Züccaciye
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Thank You Thank You

Permana Jayanta
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Whoa … great list. I’m going to download all of them. This is very useful.

mg mendis
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

This is a great collection of brushes for Photoshop

Fubiz
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Huge collection.

Dainis Graveris
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

wow, awesome collection, bookmarking this one ! :)

That Namelezz Guy
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Wonderful selection! I’ll bookmark this for later use.

Dave
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

These are going to come in really handy on a job we just picked up! Thanks very much for putting this list together! :)

Graphic Identity Blog
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Thank very much you for the include! ;)

Anthony
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7 years 7 months ago

Great website post. please check out our web design site if you can.

Amber Weinberg
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Great links thanks!

polo
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polo
7 years 7 months ago

muchas gracias muchachones!!!

T129
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

TNX alot[:x]
its so nice[!] tnx tnx tnx and nothing[!]

ftpdiva
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Hi!
This is such a wonderful service you are providing. I downloaded the brushes without incident and used one of them to create the background on my website. These brush presets are HOT!

Cant thank you enough. :-)

Alexander
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Alexander
7 years 7 months ago

Cool designs, Great jOb.
Hit The Target Dude

FBrushes
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Great collection of brushes…Thanks for sharing!

sahooja
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sahooja
7 years 7 months ago

great collection. thanks a heap

lohacker
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lohacker
7 years 7 months ago

thank you so much…
but the link for
2.6 Free Hi-Res Photoshop Brushes – Floral
is missing…

lohacker
Guest
lohacker
7 years 7 months ago

ok, here is the link for the missing floral set

http://www.bittbox.com/freebies/free-hi-res-photoshop-brushes-floral/

Mike
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Mike
7 years 7 months ago

Excellent Thank You!

kamlesh khatri
Guest
7 years 7 months ago

Excellent Collection of Brushes….

Reema*
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Reema*
7 years 7 months ago

that really very help full brushes for my studies & i
really love them all

muhammet
Guest
7 years 6 months ago

This is a great collection of brushes!

karn singh fouzdar
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karn singh fouzdar
7 years 6 months ago

Thanks a lot these nice brushes but i want very ordinary ladies sketches blong to village and they will be worshiping any tree.
2. Second thing is I want some brushes electricity pols.
A lot of thanks.

Savannah
Guest
7 years 6 months ago

Thanks for posting this extensive list of brushes!

Danh ba web 2.0
Guest
7 years 6 months ago

Great resources. Thanks for share !

Tl7
Guest
7 years 6 months ago

Great collection!!

cakar muka
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cakar muka
7 years 6 months ago

all brushes so awsome, thanx for it

Matt
Guest
7 years 6 months ago

Outstanding list. This will certainly come in handy.

Johan
Guest
7 years 6 months ago

This is a great collection of brushes! Thanks’s very very much!

Sandeep
Guest
7 years 6 months ago

Great Resource… Thank You….

Uthra
Guest
Uthra
7 years 6 months ago

Hey guys,

I am not able to download these brushes! Can anyone pls help me out. I have Photoshop 7, and I am using WINDOWS VISTA.

ghost
Guest
ghost
7 years 6 months ago

muy bueno el post
espero que publiques mas

desde ecuador – victor

Lander
Guest
7 years 6 months ago

Exelente herramienta!

Nisa
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Nisa
7 years 6 months ago

Great Brushes… Thank you so much for sharing this
:-)

terry
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terry
7 years 6 months ago

Thanks!Do it well!
I downing them!

asia
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asia
7 years 6 months ago

Thanks so much for sharing these. Great, great brushes!

yvette
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yvette
7 years 5 months ago

um ya, i can’t seem to figure out how to download the brushes. any tips would be great =)

dika
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dika
6 years 7 months ago

thank you very much :)

sthomson
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sthomson
6 years 7 months ago

I hope the artists on deviantart know youa re posting their work here.

Jenn B
Guest
6 years 7 months ago

“I hope the artists on deviantart know youa re posting their work here.”

They don’t know, nor does it link to my original page where my rules are posted just the download link :/.

Otto Haring
Guest
6 years 7 months ago

Great!!!

zhanglina
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zhanglina
6 years 7 months ago

I am a Chinese, I like this site, providing a lot of material I need. Thanks!

aziz
Guest
6 years 7 months ago

it’s good..

raj1987
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raj1987
6 years 7 months ago

slpendid!!!…this is great work done…its really amazing ..n i got a new starting…again n infinite ways to explore
my ideas…

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