Beautiful backgrounds literally flow across the page with this collection of clip art patterns. Fifty ready-to-tile images — with four variations each — feature abstract ripples, waves, raindrops, and other patterns. Plus, an eight-page tutorial section presents step-by-step instruction a... read more
Digital Color Index by Alan Weller A digital color palette reference, this professional-quality set contains 1,000 downloadable combinations of 3-, 4-, and 5-colors arranged by group: Monochromatic Combinations; Complementary Hues; Adjacent Hues; Muted Hues; and more.
Vector Pattern Library by Alan Weller 200 repeatable vector patterns each in three color combinations, plus grayscale. Numerical color recipes are included for each layer in both CMYK (print) and RGB (web). Images are saved in AI, EPS and SVG vector formats, as well as in a JPEG bitmap version.
Photoshop Brushes & Creative Tools: Cats and Dogs by Alan Weller With this suite of software tools, images of dogs and cats can be crafted into a variety of design effects, including rubber stamps, brush strokes, and more. Includes 156 brushes, 45 shapes, and 20 different styles.
Geometric Vector Designs by Alan Weller This dazzling collection of 227 images presents a kaleidoscopic array of stars, circles, triangles, octagons, and other geometric shapes that repeat, connect, and cascade into Vector-based patterns of geometric beauty.
Victorian Vector Designs by Alan Weller Lavishly detailed and embellished with floral motifs, interlocking vines, or mythical figures, this selection of authentic Victorian-era illustrations offers 200 Vector-based designs. Features a marvelous mix of banners, borders, scrollwork, frames, and more.
Chinese Vector Designs by Alan Weller This superb treasury of 208 stylized Chinese motifs includes fierce dragons and lions, elegant cranes and peacocks, cherry blossom branches, flower-bearing maidens, ancient symbols, and other Vector-based designs.
Floral Vector Designs by Alan Weller Bouquets of chrysanthemums, roses, poppies, and cherry blossoms, plus an assortment of fantasy flowers — this spectacular array of 200 Vector-based floral illustrations will be a perennial inspiration for artists.
Photoshop Brushes & Creative Tools: Butterflies by Alan Weller Designs can virtually float across the page with this exclusive Dover software. The CD-ROM includes a variety of custom tools, as well as an assortment of butterfly shapes, from realistic to abstract.
Classic Stained Glass Vector Designs by Alan Weller This treasury of over 200 stained glass images includes styles that encompass everything from geometrics to florals, many based on actual Tiffany designs. Vector-based for clear enlargements, these illustrations can be transformed into eye-catching windows and mirrors.
Tattoo Art by Alan Weller How far will people go to decorate their bodies? This dazzling array of tattoos provides 200 high-quality illustrations that showcase the ornamental art form and represent authentic styles — from Japanese and Polynesian to Tribal and Mehndi.
Asian Tattoo Flash CD-ROM and Book by Alan Weller Fire-breathing dragons. Elegant floral bands. Exquisitely detailed Mehndi designs. This collection of 125 beautiful Asian images reflects centuries of art and culture. Includes three versions of each tattoo — in black-and-white outline, solid drawing, and full color.
Art Nouveau Vector Designs by Alan Weller At the turn of the 20th century, Art Nouveau design blossomed with undulating patterns of luxurious swirls, curves, and highly stylized images. This collection of 203 Vector-based illustrations beautifully captures the period.
Japanese Vector Designs by Alan Weller, Dover From fierce dragons and bold samurai to dainty flowers and doll-like geishas, this collection abounds in authentic Japanese art. Includes over 200 Vector-based images, an original design gallery, and a complete tutorial section.
Asian Design by Alan Weller Beautifully designed compendium spans the entire range of Asian art and culture. Included are 256 designs, patterns, and decorative motifs from China, Japan, Korea, India, Thailand, Cambodia, Indonesia, Tibet, and other Asian countries.
Insects by Alan Weller This intriguing treasury of 211 images celebrates the amazing variety of insects with patterns, ornamental motifs, and natural renderings in styles ranging from 17th-century drawings to Art Nouveau motifs.
Label Art by Alan Weller This unique collection of over 400 designs, reproduced from rare original materials, is a lively, multi-use gallery of fruits, flowers, beautiful women, historic figures, animals, and more.
1440 Geometric Vector Designs CD-ROM and Book by Miguel Angel Sánchez Serrano In page after page of dazzling black-and-white geometrics, an interesting design is spotlighted and split into multiple vibrant variations. Take motifs from this visual feast to rev up graphics projects or build ever-new designs! Vector-based for ultra-clear enlargements.
Flowers by Dover, Dover Clip Art Editors This gorgeous collection features 208 blossoms and bouquets, hand-picked from rare sources. Full-color images provide a rich resource, spanning many periods and styles.
Geometric Motifs CD-ROM and Book by Wil Stegenga Dramatic geometric motifs — 576 black-and-white images and 96 color images — range from Art Nouveau to Celtic and psychedelic. Arresting designs include three-dimensional patterns and other optical illusions. 48 pages of black-and-white images plus 8 pages of color images.
Celtic Borders and Backgrounds CD-ROM and Book by Courtney Davis Over 100 Celtic motifs, both abstract and pictorial, have been adapted from authentic Celtic sources and include full- and half-page rectangles, triangles, circles, frames, borders, corners, and medallions.
Japanese Design by Dover, Dover Clip Art Editors Superb collection of authentic Japanese art and design reproduced directly from rare and costly sources includes birds, florals, animals, fish, crests, geometric designs, and patterns. Over 260 color and black-and-white illustrations.
Decorative Tile Designs CD-ROM and Book by Dover Includes 296 strikingly elegant tile designs featuring examples of the finest craftsmanship from the Middle Ages, the Renaissance, and later European and Islamic cultures.
Art Nouveau by Dover, Dover Clip Art Editors Reproduced from rare original sources, these 266 color and 11 black-and-white illustrations represent the most popular Art Nouveau motifs, among them graceful female figures, flowing florals, bird and animal designs, abstracts, and repeating patterns.
Spanish Tile Designs in Full Color by Carol Belanger Grafton 97 full-color, royalty-free designs from turn-of-the-20th-century catalogs incorporate stylized flowers, leaves, and other plant forms, abstract and geometric figures, stars, suns, and more.
361 Full-Color Allover Patterns for Artists and Craftspeople by Carol Belanger Grafton These royalty-free full-color allover patterns include numerous subjects and styles from 15th-century through 20th-century sources — geometrics, florals and foliates, animal and nature motifs, other decorative repeat patterns.
400 Traditional Tile Designs in Full Color by Carol Belanger Grafton Spectacular treasury of over 400 royalty-free motifs reprinted from rare 19th- and early-20th-century English, French, and Spanish manufacturers' catalogs. Islamic, Greek, Roman, Byzantine, other designs.
Treasury of Historic Pattern and Design by J. Engelhorn 480 illustrations — 58 in color — presenting designs primarily of the Middle Ages and Renaissance, taken from silk fabrics, carpets, embroideries, robes, paper hangings, wall paintings, and other decorative arts.
Beautiful backgrounds literally flow across the page with this collection of clip art patterns. Fifty ready-to-tile images — with four variations each — feature abstract ripples, waves, raindrops, and other patterns. Plus, an eight-page tutorial section presents step-by-step instruction and inspiration. A perfect choice for designers, crafters, scrapbook enthusiasts, and anyone with a need for high-quality clip art, this collection represents an essential digital design tool for web and print applications.
Image File Information:
Includes 200 royalty-free images (50 different tileable patterns, each provided in four different colors or textures) saved in JPEG format. These images can be used to create continuous backgrounds in a variety of software applications. In addition, the full-color illustrations in the Gallery section are saved as 300-dpi JPEG files.
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