Updated: October 8th, 2014
13,000 Symbols / shapes for Fireworks CS6 CS5.5 CS5 CS4 CS3 MX to version 4 PNG royalty free. Many different and wonderful unique graphics are included in the set - combine them in millions of different ways. All the are for commercial (CU4CU), create items for sale such as logos, templates, books, adverts, packaging and much more. All the are by Andrew Buckle (graphicxtras.com). Set includes spirals, swirls, lattices, greek ornament shapes, Christmas, abstract, crosses, insects, arrows and many more.They are in PNG for use in PC (windows 8, windows 7, windows XP, Vista) and MAC OS X (all version) - easy to use and apply via the symbol palette. The PNG images are all accessed via the symbols palette / import command - you can select to load all the symbols or you can select only a sub-set of the symbols in the individual PNG image. If you wish, you can also combine the PNG images such as selecting your favourite artworks for quick re-use. The symbols can all be modified, they can be re-colored, xtras can be applied, they can be transformed, rotated, embossed, fills applied, satin applied to the symbols, they can combined, filters can be applied, layer effects can be applied and much more. If you have any questions about the set, please contact us on email@example.com FREE sampler to download
After purchase of the collection set
You receive the download link to the PNG images. The file set includes the symbols PNG image (s) along with support material including documentation on the installation of the symbols and how to use them. A serial number is included for future updates. Also the set contains a thumbnail gallery of all the items.
Use them as is - vector paths
They can be used as is, simply drag the Fireworks symbols from the palette and use in the current document, it is a standard vector path
How are they installed ?
All are stored in native PNG - mainly in the very early format of 4 so they can be used in Fireworks MX CS3 CS4 CS5 CS6 (and obviously the creative cloud or Adobe CC but of course, there is no CC versions sadly)
Multiple instances of the Fireworks symbols
If you have selected multiple shapes you can always use the alignment options to align all of the shapes or group them.
Combine shapes in Fireworks
Combine symbols / shapes into new and exciting different exciting graphics in seconds using the various tools to join paths.
Use visual effects
Apply various effects to the artworks such as the curves xtra or the bevel boss xtra
Or use to re-color the fireworks symbols. Select a symbol and go to the properties palette and select the filters option and adjust color and color fill option - this will then add a fill to the current symbol (as below). The approach to adding color has changed with the versions
Tween Fireworks symbol instances
Select multiple instances of the same artwork and tween between and distribute to frames.
How Convert fireworks symbols to animations or buttons ?
Drag them from the palette to the document and then convert to a new symbol and select the animation / button option
Fireworks shapes / Broken apart
They can be used as is or broken apart by the 'break apart' command, then the shape can be modified in many different ways and re-colored. The artworks can also be edited in place using the right click 'edit in place' command, the various points of the image can be modified using the Firework's sub selection tool. During the edit, the color of the symbol can also be modified say from red to blue and then different fill options can be applied such as a satin or ribbon look to the work.
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