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Charfade's Rock Brushes

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Charfade's Rock Brushes

= Featuring 25 High Resolution Hand Painted Rocks for Illustrations =
(not all rocks shown in the above thumb)

Made in Photoshop CS3, but can also work in CS, CS2, CS4
(please let me know if you can get it to work in others ) Photoshop elements 6 approved! :)

:points: Taking point donations for the use of this brush! See my DA homepage under DA ID. Thanks! [link]

:bulletred: THIS BRUSH PACK FILE SHOULD NOT UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE BE COMBINED WITH OTHER BRUSH PACKS FOR REDISTRIBUTION ONLINE ( sorry for the big warning, apparently people like going around and stealing brushes from artists who made them and making their own packs out of other peoples work. If you see this happening please report immediately. Original artists should get credit for their work. ) This brush pack is intended for Educational purposes only.

Personal Comments
Had a few requests to make a rock brush pack over the winter break. After some searching for other rock brush packs ( wanted to make sure they were unique ) I couldn't find many. So I made sure it was my next brush pack to release. ^_^

Each rock was painfully hand painted, no photo refs... I just have a lot of practice with painting rocks. These would be best for illustrations that don't want photo-realistic results but more of a painted look. Because sometimes rocks just get tiring to do. I would recommend mixing these in with some of your own for added variety.

As with all of my brushes and resources these are free to use for what ever you want. All I ask is that you link back here if you do use them. For 2 reasons I ask this... so that others can find and download them and so I can see how you used them. I find it so interesting what people come up with. ^_^ Also please fav if you use, that way more people can find them. I'm all about sharing the love.

:+favlove: Creations from other artists who used these brushes. ( please link me to your deviation if you used these)
:icontephra76:[link] :iconeinas:[link] :iconmoka107:[link]

| Post a link in the comment box and I'll add you here! * note there is a two image minimum, and must be an image posted from your DA gallery, not external site links! Thanks! |

Other Favorite Brushes to check out
15 African Tree Brushes:[link]
15 African Tree Brushes 2:[link]
The Ultimate Grass Brush set [[link]
Leaves and Veggie Brush Pack [link]
Charfade's 100+ Painter Brushes [link]
Charfade's Gear Graphics [link]

Download Instructions for Windows

:bulletyellow: Click download and save the file to your desktop.

:bulletyellow: Open your adobe brush folder by clicking on:
My Computer -> C: -> Program Files (x86) -> Adobe -> Photoshop -> Presets -> Brushes

:bulletyellow: Click and drag the .abr file from the desktop into the brushes folder.

:bulletyellow: Run Photoshop and create! (make sure you restart photoshop if you already have it open )

Notes: This is for the basic install for photoshop running on Vista 64bit. Depending on where you installed photoshop on your computer, install steps may change. Leave a comment if you are having install difficulties. Safe for use on the Mac.
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ponceg's avatar

Thanx a lot..:)

totiiii's avatar

I wish I could use them. :woohoo:

YuiKasaki's avatar
would these work on medibang?
clarthelunagate's avatar
Hello, I want to ask permission.
I want to use these brushes for background in my digital comic/webtoon.
May I ask your permission for it?
I'll give you credit for sure :)
charfade's avatar
Yep, that should be fine. ^^
gloomydeerling's avatar
I love these, I wish I could use them.
tracyo1234's avatar
These look wicked. Thanks very much.
UnicornBaconBuns's avatar
Weew by UnicornBaconBuns  gonna use it on horseeden if thats fine with you :) 
Maggie-Wolfhand's avatar
Used here:
Goddess of Blueflame by Maggie-Wolfhand

Your rock brushes are good for drawing crystals too <3
Maggie-Wolfhand's avatar
Uh, and I forgot: Your brushes works in Krita also ^^
EffectiveDisorders's avatar
Thanks so much for creating these brushes...They work fine in GIMP 2.8...I used them in my latest painting Country Home by EffectiveDisorders
Brermeerkat16's avatar
Hey um, I tried to fill the background on this rock I wonder what that means. Can Anybody explain to me how to fill the background for rock Paint.
charfade's avatar
Depending on what program your using. I'm assuming Photoshop you can do this 2 ways. Create a layer underneath the rock brush layer and paint underneath the color you wish. Or paint the rock later with with the brush mode set to overlay.  Experiment with different brush and layer modes to create the effect you want. These brushes are basically just values of a rock to save time. 
Brermeerkat16's avatar
Got it. I Did the Fill The Background, hope you don't mind me asking, but, how do I put highlights and Shadows to this?
charfade's avatar
You can do this a number of ways, the one with the most control, create a new layer on top of the rock layer and pant over the rock where you like your highlights to go. 

I like to paint right on the rock with my brush mode set to overlay, or dodge. 
MiR-S's avatar
Thank you!!!
used it here- Reds and Blues
ShadowSlyIX's avatar
Thank you. I really don't know how to draw rocks for the life of me. So this will save me alot if time.
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