25 Photoshop Tutorials for Working with Textures

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Being able to work with texture in Photoshop gives you endless possibilities for your design. There are a variety of different approaches when it comes to adding texture, some are simple and others are more advanced. The 25 tutorials featured in this post will help you to learn a number of different techniques that can be used in your own design.

Add Visual Texture in 3 Easy Steps

Add Visual Texture in 3 Easy Steps

How to Apply Textures to Uneven Surfaces

How to Apply Textures to Uneven Surfaces

Create an Awesome Background Using Patterns

Create an Awesome Background Using Patterns

Photoshop Paper Texture from Scratch Then Create a Grungy Web Design With It

Photoshop Paper Texture from Scratch Then Create a Grungy Web Design With It

How to Turn a Texture into a Seemlessly Tiled Background

How to Turn a Texture into a Seemlessly Tiled Background

How to Create a Grunge Style Illustration with Stains

How to Create a Grunge Style Illustration with Stains

Abstract Lines Background

Abstract Lines Background

Ripped Paper Effect Tutorial

Ripped Paper Effect Tutorial

How to Create a Copper Photoshop Text Effect

How to Create a Copper Photoshop Text Effect

Apply a Texture to an Object

Apply a Texture to an Object

Creating “Smokey Dancer” (Using Light/Texture Effects)

Smokey Dancer

Adding Texture to the Skin

Adding Texture to the Skin

Let’s Rock

Let's Rock

Creating Old Paper with Custom Brushes

Creating Old Paper with Custom Brushes

Making a Texture Mask

Making a Texture Mask

Basics of Texture and Colouring

Basics of Texture and Colouring

Wooden Text Effect in Photoshop

Wooden Text Effect in Photoshop

Creating Distressed Textures in Photoshop

Creating Distressed Textures in Photoshop

Creating Cool Background Textures

Creating Cool Background Textures

Surprise Behind the Curtain in Photoshop

Surprise Behind the Curtain in Photoshop

Design a Vintage Car Poster with Grunge Texture, Font and Brush Pack

Design a Vintage Car Poster with Grunge Texture, Font and Brush Pack

Grunge Portrait

Grunge Portrait

How to Create an Abstract Photo Manipulation

How to Create an Abstract Photo Manipulation

Create a Textured Tag for Your Website

Create a Textured Tag for Your Website

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  • Matt, April 13, 2009

    That’s a good set of tutorials. Things everyone can afford to get better at.

  • Patternhead, April 14, 2009

    Some great stuff here. Thanks for sharing

  • joyoge designers' bookmark, April 14, 2009

    nice useful tutorials thanks..

  • Tyler, April 14, 2009

    Nice list! Thanks for the mention

  • faruksal, April 14, 2009

    Great archive.Thanks:)

  • Kayles, April 16, 2009

    Really Cool List..! Thanks for Sharing.!

  • Photoshop textures, April 17, 2009

    very nice list! Great job, thanks a lot!

  • Rohin, April 19, 2009

    I love how all the images are different but vivid and fresh , thanks!

  • stunning tuts, even a well seasoned PS expert will get some good use from these tuts thanks

  • Logo Designer, April 29, 2009

    wow very impressive collection. Thank you for posting.

  • one of my tutorials would be useful here
    http://www.eyewade.com/creative/creative-textures/

  • Just_montes, July 5, 2009

    Nice. I save to my favorite.

  • Biju Subhash, July 16, 2009

    Nice collections…
    Thank you for sharing….

  • tatil, September 8, 2009

    thank you very good

  • http://game4home.com, September 22, 2009

    nice textures

  • Download Photoshop, February 10, 2010

    Many thanks for these lessons with textures! Try a couple of lessons – everything turned out! If there are lessons in Photoshop, I will be glad to see references to them on your blog. Thank you!

  • medyum, June 21, 2010

    comes to adding texture, some are simple and others are more advanced. The 25 tutorials featured in

  • FreeSoft, June 22, 2010

    That’s really what you want! Lessons on working with textures is simply awesome! I was particularly impressed by the lessons learned from the texture, which is superimposed on a human face. Thank you!

  • QIP Download, September 23, 2010

    Simply magnificent lessons of use of structures, the lesson «Apply a Texture to an Object» has especially impressed – as the structure of the car, simply super is made!!! Thanks!!!

  • rob steele, October 4, 2011

    cool post ,inspirational. :)

  • Joesanti, November 20, 2011

    I love the Photoshop grungy paper texture tutorial. However, the collection’s really awesome!