40 best resources for Vectors and brushes online

Following is a collection of resources related vector graphics and brushes It includes free vector graphic sources, vector editors, free brushes etc.

Brushes & Vectors

  1. Open Clip Art Library ( 484 ) 
    The Open Clip Art Library aims to create an archive of user contributed clip art that may be freely used.

  2. Public-domain-photos.com - Free Cliparts ( 540 ) 
    All cliparts here are public domain. You may use these cliparts for any purpose, including commercial.

  3. Vectorportal.com - Download free vector files ( 1174 ) 

    Graphic design artists rely on vectorportal to download free vector files - sports logos, logo objects, flags, maps, templates, clipart, symbols, signs and coat of arms. We provide free news, tutorials,etc.

  4. Vecteezy - Free Vector Graphics Download ( 625 ) 
    Vecteezy is an index of Free Vector Graphics available for download by some of the best designers around the world.

  5. FREE Vector Clip-Art ( 866 ) 
    Absolutely FREE vector's Clip-Art Contains tons vector's images in wmf format. Files are neatly categorized. Powerful search capabilities.

  6. Arcade Art Library ( 734 ) 
    This site primarily contains vector files (mostly in Adobe Illustrator format.) .Membership is free, but not required to use this site.The art here is available for your personal non-commercial use.

    VECTOR AI FILES: open into your favorite vector program or even import to photoshop . These files are intended for personal use.

  8. Webchantier - Vector Image Portal ( 687 ) 
    Webchantier place at your disposal more than 52 000 trademark, associative, governmental, administrative post script logos, symbols, pictograms, flags and coat of arms, geographical maps, football emblems, marine flags in vector Illustrator format and EPS format all zipped.

  9. FREE Clip Art Collection - MONSTERAMA.COM ( 472 ) 
    Clip art images can be used as part of not-for-sale commercial promotional materials in digital or printed form only .

  10. Clipart Collections ( 555 ) 
    All ClipArt Files are guaranteed original and free from royalties. You can use them for inclusion in any document that is published as hard copy, commercial or otherwise.

  11. Cuts & Caps | Briar Press | A letterpress community ( 1483 ) 
    Museum of Printing Presses, Letterpress Classifieds, Printer's Yellow Pages, and vintage postscript artwork for download.

  12. ARTFAVOR :: Collection of vector and flash clipart, photos, etc ( 658 ) 
    ArtFavor is the collection of vector and flash clipart, sounds, fonts, photos, pictures and images for designers,flash programmers and interested in creative web design.

  13. Free Vector Cliparts ( 689 ) 
    Download these vector graphics and feel free to use for your projects, personal or commerical. These graphics are in .pdf format, support most graphic application like Flash, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc. These cliparts/icons are great for creating webpage link buttons, forum icons, or software interface.

  14. FreeVectors.net :: Free Vector Graphics Gallery ( 803 ) 
    FreeVectors.net is an online gallery of free graphics, all in vector format. All the images on this site are free for personal use and most of them for commercial use.

  15. Obsidian Dawn: FREE Photoshop Brushes, Patterns &Tutorials ( 720 ) 
    Obsidian Dawn: FREE Photoshop Brushes - by Stephanie Shimerdla

  16. Free Photoshop Brushes at Brusheezy ( 683 ) 
    HUGE collection of Photoshop Brushes and Patterns to download, or upload your own.

  17. Free Photoshop - Adobe Photoshop plugins, Photoshop filters - Free ( 742 ) 
    Adobe Photoshop plugins and filters for the PC, commercial and freeware, all listed, tested, reviewed and linked, with free filters and plugins to download.

  18. Photoshop Brushes News ( 641 ) 
    A selection of free Photoshop Brushes for free download all the Designs are free to use for commercial and non commercial use.

  19. KLOUD-NINE.com ( 671 ) 
    kloud-nine is a resource domain created to bring you my latest brushes, patterns, and textures. All the resources are free but a link back is required .

  20. Brushes for Photoshop and Paint Shop Pro | Celestial Star ( 1462 ) 
    Download free photoshop brushes and paint shop pro brushes. More than 70 sets of brushes for photoshop 7.0 and PSP: blood brushes, grunge brushes, japanese brushes...

  21. Rain Harbour - Resources & Portfolio ( 682 ) 
    Rain Harbour offers free goodies like Photoshop and GIMP brushes, image packs, textures, scans, stock photos and gradients. All brushes work with Photoshop 7.0 and higher. All sets are also available for GIMP, except for 2 effects sets.

  22. Free Adobe Photoshop brushes | In obscuro ( 1022 ) 
    Download original free Adobe Photoshop brushes, CS brushes, photoshop 7 brushes, abstract, grunge, vector, pixel, hand-drawn cute brush or read photoshop brush tutorials.

  23. VOID brushes - an itsuji.net production ( 1138 ) 
    A PhotoShop/Paint Shop Pro 7 brush archive. Over 800 original brushes available free for download.

  24. brushworX no4 ( 826 ) 
    This site is, Anna's little site for photoshop brushes. Brushworx is a part of artflower.de, my main site.

  25. Downloads - pootato.org ( 1215 ) 
    Pootato.org has many tutorials to help you start your site. From designing with Photoshop to coding with html and css

  26. GABRIELE MAGURNO - Free Photoshop brushes and audio samples for deejays. ( 1543 ) 
    Gabriele Magurno: Italian graphic artist, music producer and audio/video editor. Free Photoshop brushes and audio samples for deejays.

  27. 500ml Brushes - Original and Free Photoshop Brushes and Stock Photography ( 980 ) 
    Original and free Photoshop Brushes site and stock photography

  28. studio brushes - photoshop brushes by nikki jeske ( 987 ) 
    Studio Brushes: Photoshop 5.5 and 7 brushes by Nikki Jeske.They are linkwear, so if you use them on anything, you must give a link back to here.

  29. Lush Brushes - Original PSP Brushes by Cari ( 1023 ) 
    These brushes were made with and for Paint Shop Pro 7. YOU CAN ALSO USE THEM IN PSP8. You can download a free trial of this program at jasc.com.

  30. Free Brushes for Adobe Photoshop ( 937 ) 
    Download free brushes and more for use in Adobe Photoshop. Download gratis brushes en meer voor gebruik in Adobe Photoshop

  31. hawksmont Universe - Photoshop Brushes ( 1110 ) 
    Free Photoshop Brushes.

  32. 7-DAYS.NET ( 1008 ) 
    Great resource site for all those web designers out there.

  33. Firestorm.nu ( 959 ) 
    Firestorm is a personal site, which contains the journal and artwork of Crystal G.

  34. Photoshop Brushes, Templates and Banner for Photoshop ( 1631 ) 
    Free Brushes, BXCP CSS Templates, Banners , etc.

  35. Free Quality Photoshop Brushes ( 1726 ) 
    Qbrushes.com , is the place where you can find all the Quality Photoshop brushes from around the net. the site is updated with fresh brushes daily and you can even submit your brushes.

  36. Brush King : Free Photoshop Brushes ( 1519 ) 

    Free photoshop brushes available in many categories, I am sure you will like this.

  37. Free some great photoshop brush packs ( 803 ) 
    Free some great photoshop brush packs on deviantart.com.

  38. Free Vector Downloads - Banners, backgrounds, etc ( 985 ) 
    FreeVectorDownload self-explanatory as it's name, has a massive archive of free vector images you will find handy for your design,Home has the latest free vectors (LATEST), most people download the vector images (Most Downloads), the most popular free vectors (Most Popular) and small free vectors (SMALL Vector images) search function, fairly easy to find a suitable free vector images

  39. Brush packs on deviantart ( 718 ) 
    Some great collection of photoshop brushes.

  40. Photoshop brushes on deviant art ( 784 ) 
    Collection of free Photoshop brushes on deviant art

  41. 29 High Resolution Light Effect Brushes for Photoshop ( 1390 ) 
    Have you ever wanted to add cinematic-style light effects to your designs but couldn’t figure out how to do it? Adding light effects to your designs may be easier than you think. With just a few clicks and just the right brushes you achieve this effect quickly and effortlessly with Photoshop. That’s why today I am releasing this set of 29 Light Effect Brushes for Photoshop for you guys to use in your work for free. Have fun with these and don’t forget to spread the word!

  42. Inkscape - Open source scalable vector graphics editor ( 649 ) 

    Inkscape is an open-source vector graphics editor similar to Adobe Illustrator, Corel Draw, Freehand, or Xara X. What sets Inkscape apart is its use of Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG), an open XML-based W3C standard, as the native format.

    What are vector graphics?

    In contrast to raster (bitmap) graphics editors such as Photoshop or Gimp, Inkscape stores its graphics in a vector format. Vector graphics is a resolution-independent description of the actual shapes and objects that you see in the image. A rasterization engine uses this information to determine how to plot each line and curve at any resolution or zoom level.

    Contrast that to bitmap (raster) graphics which is always bound to a specific resolution and stores an image as a grid of pixels.

    Vector graphics are a complement, rather than an alternative, to bitmap graphics. Each has its own purpose and are useful for different kinds of things. Raster graphics tend to be better for photographs and some kinds of artistic drawings, whereas vectors are more suitable for design compositions, logos, images with text, technical illustrations, etc.

    Note that Inkscape can import and display bitmap images, too. An imported bitmap becomes yet another object in your vector graphics, and you can do with it everything you can do to other kinds of objects (move, transform, clip, etc.)

    What is 'Scalable Vector Graphics'?

    Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) is an open, industry-standard XML-based format for vector graphics developed by the W3C. Its acceptance is growing fast. Most vector editors these days can import and export SVG, and modern browsers (such as Firefox and Opera) can display it directly, i.e. without requiring any plugins. (For Internet Explorer, there's an SVG Viewer plugin from Adobe.) For more information, see SVG topics below.

    Is Inkscape ready for regular users to use?

    Yes! While Inkscape does not have all the features of the leading vector editors, the latest versions provide for a large portion of basic vector graphics editing capabilities. People report successfully using Inkscape in a lot of very different projects (web graphics, technical diagrams, icons, creative art, logos, maps). For example, thousands of images on Wikipedia are created_with_Inkscape, as is the majority of the content on openclipart; many examples of Inkscape art can be seen here and here. We try to always keep the codebase usable for real users, as we believe that a tight iteration cycle between users and developers will give best results. You can start using Inkscape alongside your other tools now!

    What platforms does Inkscape run on?

    We provide source tarballs for Linux (binary packages are offered by the distributor), packages for Windows XP/Vista/7 (fully self-contained installer), and Mac OS X (DMG). We know that Inkscape is successfully used on FreeBSD and other Unix-like operating systems. Note that Windows 98/ME and 2000 is no longer supported.

  43. Bursh lovers - Free and paid Photoshop brushes ( 1079 ) 

    BrushLovers has one of the largest collections of exclusive and high-quality Photoshop brushes on the Web. We feature hundreds of Photoshop brushes that are free for both personal and commercial use. You won't find this collection anywhere else! We also have a beautiful selection of premium brushes selling from only $3, or you can purchase download brush packs for even less. Our brushes are meticulously crafted with hours of work going into each and every shape. They're all high-resolution, and perfect for both Web and print design.

  44. Free Vector Graphics ( 707 ) 

    Free Vector graphics which you can download and use for your websites or other arts.