Access All Areas members have a brilliant collection of Affinity Designer brushes to download this week, courtesy of MiksKS. This handmade brush set contains 12 grainy brushes for shading and adding texture to your drawings. To use these brushes you will need Affinity Photo or Designer (these brushes work in the Pixel Persona of Affinity Designer), plus a pen tablet is recommended to enable the pressure-sensitive feature.
Access All Areas members have a useful set of Photoshop Actions to download this week, courtesy of FilterGrade. This ColorWash product adds colorful washes and fades to your images, using the same tints and light leaks you see in professional advertising campaigns. Add retro effects to your images in seconds by playing multiple actions at once, mixing them up, and tweaking them to perfection.
Access All Areas members have been requesting more Affinity Designer resources, so this week members can download this great set of Airbrush Shading Brushes made specifically for Affinity, courtesy of The Artifex Forge. Add organic texture shading to designs and illustrations with ease! This versatile shading brush pack contains a wide variety of textures – from dense to light and thick to thin – all designed to add scattered texture to your designs and illustrations.
Access All Areas members have a great collection of camping and outdoors themed patch and badge designs to download this week, courtesy of Evgen Radchenko from JeksonGraphics. Inspired by National Park badges, these outdoor and adventure inspired designs featuring camping, hiking and mountaineering graphics in a retro style. Edit the text to create custom artwork for T-Shirts, stickers, logos, and more!
Access All Areas members have a huge collection of textures to download this week courtesy of Simon from The Shop. This pack of Blue Rusted Metal Textures are sourced from a dumpster on a demolition site and edited for lens distortion, lighting, orientation, and color correction. The textures range from subtle to extremely corroded and are provided as full colour, black and white, and positive and negative variants.
Access All Areas members have a great set of Procreate brushes to download this week, courtesy of Riveros Illustration. This Graphite and Charcoal brush set contains 25 brushes made specifically for drawing realistic portraits. These brushes will help you create pieces that look and feel like traditional media with the wonders of the digital era! Made from real-life textures, this is as close as it gets to the real thing, without getting your fingers dirty! Also included in the download is a free 190-page eBook tutorial that provides useful tips and tricks for drawing digital portraits using Procreate.