Whether using a mouse or illustrating on a tablet, Photoshop is a powerful design suite. The brush tool is one concept with a volume of knowledge behind it. You can build your own custom brushes from scratch or even illustrate brilliant designs using only the defaults.
It all depends on your skillset and how you work in Photoshop. If you want to learn more about the brush tool then you’ll certainly love this collection. Below you will find a series of articles and tutorials related to Photoshop, and more specifically the Photoshop brush tool. Read through a few of these articles and be sure to keep practicing your technique!
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For any designer with significant amount of Photoshop brushes installed, it is always a pain to navigate through the brushes & find the one you need.
ABRView is a free software that makes this process much easier. It allows you to define the folder(s) where brushes are installed & preview them.
Also, once you download a brush, although you have an opinion on how it looks, you can not be sure until installing it, running Photoshop & checking the look from the brush palette. As ABRView can display brushes from any folder, you simply save time on seeing how they look.
It has an .exe version for Windows & .jar version for Mac & Linux.
Compatibility: Windows, Mac & Linux