The second set of some of my favorite brushes, made by me. And now you have all the brushes I do + the default ones ...
I use them in Photoshop, but they are here shown as a jpg, so you can use them in your own favorite program with any setting you prefer.
FREE USE - NO RESTRICTIONS!
BUT! Don't upload them as stock etc saying you made them!
Have some respect ...
How to make a brush in Photoshop CS4 and simular:
Load this file and open it in Photoshop.
Use lasso tool to select the brush texture you want. Make sure to include the entire brush.
Go to "Edit".
"Define Brush Preset".
Name your brush and save it by clicing "ok".
Choose the brush where you usually pick your default brushes (it will be the last one most likely).
Now you can play around with the settings.
For the showcase here, I mostly used:
But try out Textures + Wet Edges too for fun effects.