In today’s tutorial we will be learning to create some astounding vibrant tessellated backgrounds in GIMP using the default GIMP filters and some GMIC plugins. The GIMP version i am using for this tutorial is 2.8.14 Windows version and the GMIC plugin is 1.6.0.3.

Tutorials of the week is a weekly roundup of the most bookmarked tutorials on Photoshop and Illustrator that brings you the best of the tutorials from the popular design blogs. In this week’s collection we have tutorials from PSDTuts+, SpoonGraphics, PSDVault, HVDesigns, PSDFan, DigitalArtsOnline, VectorTuts+ and VectorDiary.

Tutorials of the week is a weekly roundup of the most bookmarked tutorials on Photoshop and Illustrator that brings you the best of the tutorials from the popular design blogs. In this week’s collection we have tutorials from PSDVault, SpoonGraphics, PhotoshopTutorials, PSDFan, Textuts,VforVectors, VectorTuts+ Create an Abstract Floating Break-Apart Rock Circle in Photoshop Create a Cool Ribbon Style Logo Graphic in Illustrator Create a Polished 3D Gold Bars Text Effect Create a Poster Inspired by the Movie “The Bourne Legacy” Purple Glow Text Effect Create a Simple Drop-Down Menu Create a Simple Hanger Illustration Create a Retro-inspired Stylized Birthday Cake How to Create a Lighter Illustration from Scratch in Photoshop Learn How to Draw Metallic style Gradients to Create a[…]