While I was doing my Cargo Collective folio I decided to make a new repeating background gif. Originally I really wanted to have a really bright colourful background, break from the mold of ether black (ish) & white (ish). After much experimenting and playing around, I just couldn’t find a colour that didn’t clash with my work – problem with a colourful image heavy site, so I ended up plumbing for white (ish)…
The good news though – I thought I’d post all the rejects here, maybe they’ll be of use to some of my readers :) There’s 2 sets of files for you to download, the gifs are ready to roll, just upload them and insert the link into your html. But I’ve also included a set of Photoshop files, the texture’s just a mask so you can quickly & easily change the colour just by paint bucketing the layer. Note – there’s a second darker layer underneath, you’ll want to change this accordingly with your top layer. They’re all 150 x 150, so not too big file size, have a play around and I hope you find them useful.
- Download all 12 of the gifs »
- Download the layered photoshop files »
Thanks so much!!! they are beautifull!!
Texturelib – free texture library.
Excellent quality. Conveniently categorized. Most of the images are
3264 x 2448. Free for commercial and personal use.
Thanks for sharing the textures :)
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These are great! thanks
Long-time reader Brendan here, really enjoyed your whole CDT project.
Just wanted to let you know I’m using one of the blue textures in the header for our wordpress blog. I put a link to you in our about page, hope that’s alright!
you are a bad ass!
thanks for PSD! :)
Always appreciated the textures in your works, thanks for sharing ;)
thanks! i’m sure these will come in useful at some point.
You are amazing. Fantastic. !
Thanks so much.
Cheers for these … what a spiffing gent!
very usefull! thx.
Extremely useful! Cheers Cookie! ;-)
Great stuff, thanks for sharing!