Illustrator textures are usually used for typography or as backgrounds for web and illustration projects. If you don’t want to photograph textures on your own, I have gathered a number of seamless and free Illustrator textures.Illustrator textures are usually used for typography or as backgrounds for web and illustration projects. If you don’t want to photograph textures on your own, I have gathered a number of seamless and free Illustrator textures.
If you are ready to simplify and speed up the workflow in Illustrator, grab the following textures for Illustrator. Use them to produce eye-catching and realistic results without spending too much time on it.
“Creativity” is the word that best describes this set of textures. Try using the “tree effect” and you will see what I’m talking about.
In our minds, leather is typically associated with leather clothes, bags or leather inside the car. If you happen to need a free Illustrator texture with leather, choose this one.
Still don’t have an Illustrator grunge texture in your toolkit? Time to change this! Take a look at these grunge textures and how they transform the entire image and make it stylish.
Make your design look luxurious with this bundle of 5 gold textures. They are quite diverse: one texture looks like a real gold bar, and the other one resembles a golden foil.
Your designs will shine brightly thanks to this Glitters bundle. It includes textures of various colors and shapes, for instance, the one with star-shaped blue glitter or a colorful glitter producing a color-reflective glass effect.
Leather isn’t the only fabric texture I’m offering in this post. How about using more regular fabric, like the one for clothes or bedclothes? Then pay attention to this Illustrator texture.
Free textures for Illustrator with dirt are sure to add a professional flair to all kinds of designs. They look rather realistic, don’t they? Amazing set for making dramatic or gothic designs.
The creator of this bundle took care to include diverse concrete textures, such as concrete spray, wall, concrete with slight crack or damage. Amazing Illustrator textures for creating website templates.
This bundle unites colorful and monochrome free Illustrator textures. Besides, bricks come in a variety of sizes – from small to large. You will definitely find a texture to your taste so that you could use it in Illustrator.
In case you are after trendy and at the same time sophisticated design, pay attention to black&white free Adobe Illustrator textures. This bundle features trees, leather, bricks and other items in black and white colors.
Nowadays, it is very popular to take photos with the effect of dust particles. No matter what social network you prefer, you may often spot such pictures. If you don’t edit the photo but create your projects in Illustrator and still want to add such a “dust effect”, you can use the dirty vector grunge texture for the task.
Willing to experiment with the designs in Illustrator? Then you may start with this vintage texture vector and see if it fits your design.
Those who work in Illustrator know for a fact how popular grunge textures are. Web resources are full of various grunge free Illustrator textures. This one is distinguished by beautiful blue shades.
Degrated Haltone texture set is for those, who wish to add extraordinary elements to their designs. With a wide selection of textures in the pack, you won’t feel limited in your experiments.
This vintage texture for Illustrator is sure to appeal to all retro-style enthusiasts. Use it in case you need to convey that old vibe in your design.
Take a look at this watercolor texture and imagine how you can incorporate it into your designs. Maybe a watercolor effect is exactly what you have been searching for.
Grunge textures in Illustrator tend to feature black colors. But these textures have a white color. The bundle comprises a few variants so that you can choose the most fitting option for your design.
Memphis set of textures provides a variety of black forms/ornaments on a white background. These are lines, semicircles and other kinds of geometric figures. They will certainly add interesting details to any design.
I know that I have previously mentioned watercolor textures, but here is more. This Illustrator texture features an abstract watercolor stain splatter and produces a rather peculiar effect.
What would you say about a bundle of textures with a variety of geometric minimal lines? Try them out in Illustrator and you won’t regret it.
This is a great sample of universal textures for Illustrator. It will suit almost all designs and enhance them for sure.
Wondering what a grey linen texture is? Just think of the drawing made with the help of a regular grey pencil. There you go!
This Illustrator texture resembles a real smoke. In case such a texture fits the concept of your design, don’t hesitate to use it.
Step 1. Start Adobe Illustrator. Pick "Open" from the splash screen in order to open a file you need to add the new texture to. Or else pick the desired format from the "Create New" section.
Step 2. Find the selection tool in the toolset. Click the picture you need to add the new texture to.
Step 3. Pick "Effect" from the file menu and then click "Texture." Pick "Texturizer..." from the drop-down list.
Step 4. Click on the button near the name of the texture on the right side of the screen. Pick "Load Texture" from the drop-down list.
Step 5. Pick the new texture that you need to import via the file browser. After that, click "Open." Tweak the scaling and relief sliders to fit in the texture. Don’t forget to look at the picture preview on the right side till you see a satisfying result.
Step 6. Click "OK" to add the new texture. When you need to apply this texture once again, find it in the "Texture" drop-down list on the Texturizer screen.
In case you haven’t figured out how to deal with textures in Illustrator yet or have some questions on the matter, check out these tutorials. They will explain in more detail all the steps of the procedure, including how to import, apply textures and how to make textures yourself.
A great tutorial for those, who are only getting a hang of Adobe Illustrator. Watch this tutorial and discover how to apply textures in this software quickly and efficiently.
This tutorial may seem similar to the previous one, but, in fact, it isn’t. Here the author explains and shows how to apply textures to text in Illustrator. No special knowledge is required to understand the process!
In this tutorial, the author presents 4 most effective ways of adding textures Illustrator. In case the two previous tutorials aren’t really helpful for you, this one may give you a more optimal solution to the problem of adding textures.
This tutorial covers two aspects at once – creating and adding textures. Just choose the aspect you are interested in or check them both. You will see that the process of adding textures in Illustrator isn’t complicated at all; you just need a bit of practice. With the given information, you will be able to apply textures to the designs in no time.
Now that you know how to add and use textures in Illustrator, it is time to discover how to create them. This tutorial will greatly help you with that. Actually, texture gradients work effectively for the cases when you need to make a design more realistic and outstanding by adding unique flair.