1) Time Machine Automator:(Demonstrated in video)Paste your Pixel or Vector design to the designated Smart Object layer. Choose any combination of 40 textures, then you are done!
2) Photoshop Brushes:Just double-click on the .abr file and these brushes will load into your Photoshop Brushes Palette. Select a brush, and click to paint in your texture!
3) Layered Tiff:Textures with a transparent background.Perfect for power users who want to dig in and fine-tune the textures.
4) Bitmap Tiff:Place these textures right into your Illustrator files. You can color these pixel-based images as if they were vector textures! Or you can get fancy and use the "opacity mask" method to knock transparency right through your vector design! (Demonstrated in video #2 on this page)
This collection of 40 Textures includes a variety the following styles:
• Analog Halftones (imperfect halftones from vintage magazines) • Bad Photocopy • Vintage Book Cover • Fabric Textures • Garage Textures • Grit • Plastisol (cracked t-shirt ink) • Time Machine (vintage texture)
Each of these 40 Textures comes in the following formats:
Time Machine Automator PSD template (4000 x 4000 pixels - the easiest and fastest way to add texture in Photoshop)
Medium Resolution Photoshop Brushes (1500 x 1000 pixels - for the oldest versions of Photoshop)
High-Resolution Photoshop Brushes (2500 x 1667 pixels)
4K Photoshop Brushes (4000 x 4000 pixels - for Photoshop CC users)
Layered TIFF Textures (4000 x 4000 pixels - black textures on a transparent background)
JPEG Textures (3000 x 2000 pixels - a "softer" version of the textures with lots of light to dark greyscale values)
Bitmap TIFF Textures (12000 x 12000 pixels - these files are the ones you use in Illustrator)