Pencil Scratches

Here are 10 brushes made from actual pencil scratches. These are large brushes (all are near 2000 pixels), suited to both high-res images as well as web-ready graphics.

TackIt! Mini

The “TackIt! Mini” action creates a web-ready picture tacked up on a bulletin board. This handy little effect has plenty of customization options, including the width of the picture border, the amount of shadow for both the photo and tack, and the color of the tack. For more feature-rich options …

TackIt! Action Set

The “TackIt!” action set gives you your own digital bulletin board to tack up your favorite photos! This set, comprised of five actions, will take any flattened image, put it against a cork board, and enable you to tack the picture up! Formerly a paid set, you can now get …

Highlight FX Action Set

This dramatic and varied set of 6 actions takes your images and creates a window around a portion of the picture. It also surrounds that window in a variety of different backgrounds and borders which set off the window, leaving you with a unique and attractive picture effect! And now …

Grunge

This action takes your text, batters it, tears it, and puts it through the ringer to create this grungy effect!

Aquarium

Here is an effect which mimics the appearance of a water-filled aquarium inside your text.

Photo Mattes

Make your pictures stand out with this dynamic action set! These 5 actions each frame the photo of your choice with a different artistic effect.