Insect shapes for Photoshop / Elements

Updated: January 24th, 2015

insect shapes for Photoshop and elements cockroach beetle

USD 6.99 (Fastspring)

Insect custom shapes for Photoshop gallery (#140) CSH

100 Insect / bug custom shapes for Photoshop CC CS5 CS6 CS2 CS3 CS1 CS4 Elements as well as standalone versions includes bugs, spider artworks, wasps, cockroaches, flies, centipedes, beetles and more. Stunning creepy crawly custom shapes.


They are all stored in standard CSH - load via the palette and apply as layers, paths, selections, fills and more. The insect shapes are all vectors for any size of work.


Commercial (CU4CU) use - use the Insect Photoshop shapes in countless projects such as ceramics, mugs, posters, website creations and projects, logos, textiles, fashions, countryside, items for sale and much more.


PC and MAC use.


They can be re-colored, modified, distorted, transformed, blended, exported for use with other applications, effects applied and much more. The insect shapes can be used once or multiple times in the same artwork as required.


On buying, you receive the download link from fastspring and the set includes the CSH along with documentation and a gallery and also a serial number for any future updates.

Insect shapes for Photoshop and Elements

Installation of Insect Photoshop shapes

butterfly and gradient fill

You can fill them (butterflies and wasps etc) with any color such as red, green etc but you can also fill them with gradients. You can also fill them with different colors for each parts as well as effects and more


The insect shapes are all in CSH and can be loaded via the custom shapes palette in Adobe PS - this is the case for all versions of Photoshop as well as PS Elements. Note that the custom shapes were introduced with version 6 and so do not work with earlier versions (#ersion 6, not CS6).


They can also be loaded via the open command on the PC Photoshop. In some versions of Adobe PS and others you can also load the insect shapes via the edit menu preset manager.

Insect shapes in Adobe PS and how can I use them ?

You can use them for Adobe PS and PS Elements to create items for commercial as well as personal use, you can also use the insect custom shapes to create items that can be used in turn to create items for sale CU4CU. You can also use them to create logos, ceramics, brush strokes, adverts, packaging, videos, documents, items for sale on zazzle, catalogs, skateboards, tiles and much more. If you have any questions, please contact us on support@graphicxtras.com

How did you create the insect custom shapes for Photoshop ?

They were all created in Poser (from SmithMicro). The renders were all then copied into Illustrator and image traced to create Vector graphics. The insect shapes were then copied from Illustrator into PS and the shapes were then saved as a CSH presets.

Video tutorials for the insect shapes for Photoshop

You can find all our videos via the graphicxtras channel on youtube.


You can find out how to install thems, load them, add as layers and paths and fills, how to use with PS Styles, use to create frames, how to use visual effects, how to export the images to other applications and much more.


Any questions, please contact us on support@graphicxtras.com and I will try and create a video or two about the subject

Insect shapes for Photoshop file format / CSH

All stored are stored in CSH. The CSH was saved as PS 6 format (for PC and MAC). If you make changes to the shapes and then decide to save them as a new shapes file CSH. They can be used in all versions up from version 6 of Photoshop (which was released in 2000). You can use the insect shapes in Adobe PS CC as well as PS CS6 PS CS5 etc as well as the standard standalone versions of Photoshop.