BrushLovers Giveaway – Comment To Win Some Premium Photoshop Brushes


BrushLovers is a brand new site dedicated to providing amazing free and premium Photoshop brushes. We’ve partnered up with them to offer 10 downloads (a $30 value) to 5 lucky readers of SpyreStudios.

BrushLovers is owned and run by the cool folks at WebDesignerDepot. The brushes are organized by categories like fractal, texture, vintage, light, nature and a lot more.

Collection of 500+ Amazing Photoshop Smoke Brushes


As a designer I can always use more Photoshop brushes in my arsenal. I create a lot of the brushes I need myself, but there’s a lot of great sets available online for free. This post features over 500 Photoshop smoke brushes ! These brushes can be used to add some realism to a website […]

Design The Brilliante Website Layout in Photoshop


In today’s Photoshop tutorial, we’re going to learn how to create a clean WordPress-styled website/blog design. We’ll be mainly dealing with; Basic shapes (lines, rectangles, arrows), Layer Styles, and a bit of basic type. Besides some Photoshop tricks. We’ll also be focusing on keeping our layout very well-aligned. So, let’s get started! Final Image Preview […]

How To Create a Rockin’ Website Layout In Photoshop

In this Photoshop tutorial we’re going to create a chocolate-looking website layout. As we go through the different steps, we’ll deal with many techniques, some big typography, wood texturing, and so on. I hope you like this tutorial! Before we get started let’s have a look at what we’ll be creating: Tutorial Details Program: Adobe […]

Massive Collection of Photo Editing Tutorials and Photoshop Actions


You don’t have to be a professional photographer and have thousands of dollars worth of equipment to have a lovely collection of photographs in your album or on your Flickr account; especially if you learn some techniques or download some Photoshop actions from this post! If you have Photoshop (or something similar) editing your dull […]

30 Excellent Logo Design Tutorials And Walkthroughs

This post is supported by Webdesigner Depot, a popular web design blog covering tutorials, design trends, blogging and inspirational posts. You can visit WDD at and follow WDD on Twitter @designerdepot. Designing a great logo is no easy task. It’s something people will remember, something that tells a story. In fact, your logo is […]

How To Design An Abstract Wallpaper In Photoshop (and Illustrator)


Combining Illustrator and Photoshop can produce some dramatic and intense effects. Illustrator has the powers (and tools) to easily create abstract shapes, whereas in Photoshop, although possible, this can take up a lot more of your time. In this tutorial we will be creating abstract shapes using the Pen Tool and Shape Tools in Illustrator […]