Author: Brant Wilson

I'm the editor-in-chief of Bittbox.com. I'm a designer and developer by day, and a writer and musician when the feeling strikes. I enjoy vintage advertisements and puzzles with an absurd amount of pieces. Follow me on Twitter.
Free High-Res Photoshop Brushes: Grungy Watercolor
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Free High-Res Photoshop Brushes: Grungy Watercolor

I’ve got another set of killer brushes for everyone. These are, as always, super large brushes. There are 10 in the set, and I also included a zip file with PNGs for non-Photoshop users. I’ll be releasing the actual textures themselves in another post soon. I made these from a combination of watercolor and india…

Free Hi-Res Watercolor Photoshop Brushes
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Free Hi-Res Watercolor Photoshop Brushes

Here is a nice set of Photoshop Brushes from BittBox. I’m constantly going back and forth between Illustrator and Photoshop in my projects, and I’m starting to pretty much make everything from scratch. I often have trouble finding brushes that are big enough for what I’m doing, so I just made my own. The smallest…

Illustrator 101: How to Fix The Annoying Grayscale Color Problem

Illustrator 101: How to Fix The Annoying Grayscale Color Problem

If you’ve ever run into this annoying little Illustrator problem, it can be very frustrating, but it has a simple fix. Every so often you may find that no matter what color you select, Illustrator converts your selection to grayscale… Grayscale refers to the set of colors or color scheme that consists of repeated grey…

38 Online Store Websites Running on Shopify
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38 Online Store Websites Running on Shopify

Web designers around the world have been captivated by Shopify. It’s an online e-commerce CMS which is self-hosted and managed by the Shopify team. Webmasters can purchase their own domain name and launch a store just like any regular website – but without deep concerns over server management. For anyone looking into Shopify it is…

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10 Reasons Why It’s Good for Freelance Designers to Be Different

So, you’re not the run-of-the-mill freelance designer? You’re different, and your work shows it. So what? Being different can cause you to feel alone. It can cause you to doubt your abilities. You might even think you’re doing something wrong if you’re different. But, being different isn’t necessarily a bad thing if you’re a freelance…

Learning the Ins and Outs of Pixelo.Net
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Learning the Ins and Outs of Pixelo.Net

“Creativity is intelligence having fun.” The use of imagination for a design project requires you to think outside the box. Thankfully, the internet is overfull with such unique designs, themes, and styles. Most of them are available at budget-friendly rates. One resource that many experienced designers recommend is Pixelo. About Pixelo Pixelo is a platform…

25 Free Shopify E-Commerce Website Templates
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25 Free Shopify E-Commerce Website Templates

Web design is the most important part of any business wanting to make a presence online. As users visit your site, the aesthetic and usability of your pages will determine how likely those users are to stay. After all, if your site doesn’t offer what the user is looking for, another option is only a Google search away….

Shopify Vs Volusion – Which is a Better Option?
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Shopify Vs Volusion – Which is a Better Option?

With so many ecommerce platforms to choose from, you can now have a powerful online business. Setting up a retail store online has honestly never been easier, and the right platform will empower you and offer the necessary tools to enhance lead generation and boost sales. As an entrepreneur, your only focus should be running a…