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.