Updated: November 26th, 2014
70 Extreme line brushes for Photoshop CS1 CC CS2 CS6 CS5 CS4 CS3 Elements PSP Painter GIMP Xara Word etc includes basic, thin, warped brushes, crackled brushes and distorted extreme graphics, expressive line brushes and many more. PC and MAC as well as Linux and Android and iOS and other platforms. The set includes all in PNG along with a selection of Photoshop actions to add them to the Photoshop brushes palette (or they can be manually added). The PNG images can be used as layers and pattern sources as well as backgrounds and shapes and brushes in many different applications. Access via the open or file import commands. Apply in countless ways. All by Andrew Buckle / graphicxtras.com.
Commercial use, royalty free
On purchase, receive brushes + gallery + serial + actions + notes
150 Line / pipe brushes for Photoshop CC & CS 6 5 4 3 2 1 PSP GIMP etc 300 DPI mixed sizes. You can use the line / pipe brush strokes to create items for sale, books, blogs, video tutorials, logos, packaging, adverts, fashions, textiles, ceramics and more. The set includes many different pipe / lines such as tracks, joined line brushes, inverted brushes, circular pipe brushes, alien brushes and more. PC and MAC. The pipe lines can be combined in countless ways, used as smart objects with smart filters, used as sources for stunning patterns, for use as displacements and textures, used for backgrounds, used in combo with live effects and much more.
PNG and ABR
Commercial use, royalty free
On purchase, receive brushes + gallery + notes + serial + actions
100 Stunning line brushes including wavy brushes, perspective lines, chunky line brushes and more in ABR. Photoshop and elements only. Commercial use, all royalty free.
100 Stunning line brushes including embossed, perspective, fading and many more in ABR as well as PNG - all for commercial (CU4CU) use. The line brushes for Photoshop, PaintShop Pro, Fireworks, Painter and many others. You can also use the line brushes as a source for truly amazing patterns as well as just use them as layers. The brushes are all by Andrew Buckle and can be used to create logos, book covers and interiors, illustrations, backgrounds, skateboard, scrap booking, used to create items for sale on zazzle and cafepress.com as well as many other sites.
Video showing the brushes in pack 178
Video showing the PNG brushes included in the extreme line brushes / PNG set (pack 178). They can be combined in millions of ways as well as exported or used with effects etc. The video shows them as is and not combined with any other effect or path. The extreme line brushes set includes a wide range of different lines such as beautiful strokes, thin, distorted, extreme, intense and close line brushes and many more. You can also find many more of our videos about the brushes via the graphicxtras channel on Youtube.com - such as how to load the brushes, how to distort, how to combine the Photoshop brushes, how to export the brushes to other applications and more. If you have any questions about the Photoshop line brushes, please contact us and I will try and create a few videos on the subject graphicxtras video channel on youtube.com / Video showing the extreme line brushes in pack 178
How to load the brushes in Adobe PS ? ABR
If using the ABRs then double click the ABRes file and that loads the line brushes into Photoshop (unless the file association has been changed to perhaps something like word.. which I know sounds odd but I have had quite a few e-mails where ABRs are associated with word and I have no idea why). You can also right click the line brushes ABR and select the open option such as open using Photoshop. You can also place the ABR line brushes file into the presets folder 'brushes' and then access the brushes via the brush palette right side menu by name. You can also load the brushes via the replace / load commands on the same menu. You can also load the brushes via the edit menu preset manager by selecting the brushes option.
Line brushes & image modes in Adobe PS and others and channels
The line brushes can be used in basic RGB mode, they can also be used in CMYK image mode as well as the gray color mode and LAB mode and others, you can also use the line brushes in 8bit / 16bit / 32bit modes for those image modes, the line brushes can then be used to create truly amazing color effects. The line brushes can also be used in different separate channels such as red channel and green blue (as well as cyan, magenta etc) channel etc
What can I do with the brushes in Adobe PS and others ?
The line brushes can be used to create commercial as well as personal items, you can use the brushes to create new brushes that can be used in turn to create new items for sale CU4CU. They can be used to create logos, books, documentation, textiles, cards, videos, packaging, cards, posters, skateboards, leaflets, web pages and much more.
To find out more about brushes, a useful source of information has to be the Photoshop site as well as Corel PaintShop Pro brushes The information on the sites is not about line brushes though but brushes in general and how they fit in with the application and many potential uses.
Line brushes as layers
Using the line brushes as layers by using the place command in Adobe Photoshop, you can combine multiple line brushes layers as well as duplicate the same line brush layers to create 1000s of unique graphics. As layers, the line brushes can be used as powerful smart objects in Adobe Photoshop and can be transformed, modified and more and combined with smart filters (which can be removed or changed at any point in the creative process). The line brushes layers can also be combined with Photoshop layer styles to add drop shadows and bevels to the line brushes (you can also turn the line brushes into metal effects and plastic effects and gels and millions of other styles). The line brushes can also be used with Adobe PS layer comps where the position and the opacity as well as the layer effects can be manipulated at a click of the comp palette.
What do I get with the brushes ?
On buying the line brushes for Photoshop / elements etc you receive the link to the ZIP and the ZIP includes the brushes in ABR and / or PNG along with brushes notes and thumbnail line gallery of all the line brush strokes as well as a serial text file for any resource update of the line brushes. You should be able to expand the line brushes ZIP without any added software but if you do need some software to expand the file, stuffit expander is a good application to use which can be found on the Smith Micro website
Saving the line brushes
You can also modify the line brushes by add other images and visual effects; perhaps erasing parts of the brush or adding to the brush stroke and then you can re-save the brushes via the edit menu define brush command. Once you have added to the Adobe Photoshop brushes palette, you can also save the line brushes to a new ABR. The ABR will be in the current format (such as Adobe ® Photoshop CC) and this file format may not be readable in earlier versions of Photoshop or elements.
How to load the brushes in Corel PSP etc?
The line brushes (if the PNG images are included - this varies from set to set) PNG images need to be opened via the open command in Corel PaintShop Pro and then select the brush tools and display the brushes palette, you will find the commands to save the current line brush selection as a custom brush. If you are using Corel ® Painter, load the files and then use the brush controls and capture dab to use the line brush with one of the Painter brushes.