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Design Resources Links

Here are some of our favorite places to get our supplies from ,,, please check out our regular links page for blogs, shops and other places we like to visit Click Here

Graphic Editors & Tools

these are the graphic editors & tools we use and recommend

Note ! the Photoshop subscription Bev was worried about it at first but her Photoshop was so old she took the plunge you pay per month and get the newest version it is only 10$ a month she has the lowest plan $9.99 and we spend that on supplies or a pizza …Bev absolutely loves it & she thinks 10$ a month on something you love is worth it specially if you do not have other hobbies… but that is her opinion

Paint Shop Pro Only

Paint Shop Pro Mix Stuff

Paint Shop Pro Mask

Paint Shop Pro Tutorials & Webinars

Photoshop Only

Photoshop Tutorials

We are just listing the places we learn the most from there is 2 Bev recommends over all Phlearn & PiXimperfect All we have listed is free … But Phlearn has a paid membership too with his free . Phlearn has 22 pages of free tutorials .. that is awesome ..
Bev has learn allot from Phlearn free tutorials, that she got the paid membership ( worth it ) the paid ones are longer and he goes full detail in everything ..

Photoshop Mix Stuff

Photoshop Styles


Scrapbook Both Regular ( print ) and Tagger Size

For All 3 Editors

all three graphic editors Paint Shop Pro, Photoshop & Photoshop Elements…resources that all three editors can use


we only have 8 listed between the 8 sites we find what we are looking for


Tools, Charts, Hex Numbers & Schemers.Here is a few I use .. I love the Colorzilla tool a little handy tool, for grabbing a color from a web page . & love Color Schemer V 2 it is a old compared to other Color Schemers or Match Color Generators … but it is plain simple I love it … you just put in the Hex number go no fooling with wheels.

** Please Note
if you Photoshop the newer version it has a built in match helper of colors to

Image Vectors & Clip Art

These are vectors and cllip art. that you can use in your projects.. They are safe to use them . These sites are for artist and designers That the artist has drawn/made themselves amd upload to sites …they are made with programs like Adobe Illustrator they have their own file type .AI , .EPS . you must have Adobe Illustrator or Photoshop or PSP X6 or later to open up . AI , EPS , and PDF Files ..

Most of the AI EPS Files have a backgrounds that you have to remove remove background and make them transparent …. I use the magic wand tool mostly with AI files since the background is easy to remove…

Some of this places require you to have a free account to download some sets a download limit for free accounts perday .. Freepik limits Vecteezy doesn’t

Some sites has unlimited & special vectors downloads for paid members ..  I have a paid account to two of sites  The paid membership you  do not have to credit . the site but the free account you do have to credit … these places are becoming a favorite of mine lately. ..

Photoshop Brushes




Stock Images

Stock images are wonderful to work with rather you are doing desktop wallpapers ,web design or need a photo to do a teaching tutorial or make your own tubes .
They are wonderful to use with your phone/ipad jigsaw puzzle app to make your own puzzles.

Some of the sites require you to sign up for a free account to bypass a download limit or to download the download in full image size all these sites listed is are free and save to use.

These stock image places below does not require you to list a copyright. So they are safe to use with your Paid Copyrighted Artist Tubes… If you use the images for your designs without artist tubes.. & want to credit them just list the company

Sample: Pixabay = www.pixabay.com